We look at the youth movement in cigars, from the fifth generation of Quesadas, to the Perez-Carrillo children and the Levin young guns at Ashton.
Posted: October 1, 2009 By David Savona
The love of Cubans has guided cigar-world newcomer Pete Johnson, creator of Tatuaje cigars.
Posted: August 11, 2009
We sit down with the president of Toraño Cigars for a wide-ranging discussion.
Posted: August 1, 2009 By David Savona
Ysidron created the first branded cigar for Savinelli 15 years ago, and the standards have been high ever since.
Posted: June 29, 2009 By David Savona
The father-son team that runs Mexico's largest cigar-tobacco operation and makes the famous Te-Amo brand discusses the family's 110-year history of growing in that country.
Posted: February 1, 2009 By David Savona
C.A.O. International Inc. has now been in business for 40 years, evolving from making pipes to producing cigars.
Posted: December 29, 2008 By David Savona
Manuel Garcia of Habanos S.A. combines his love of cigars with a vast knowledge of the marketing and sale of his country's national symbol.
Posted: December 22, 2008
Rocky Patel, 47, has quickly become one of the best-known faces in the world of premium cigars.
Posted: September 15, 2008 By David Savona
How former pension fund manager Michael Chiusano sequed into the cigar world and now plans to expand his 13-year-old Cusano cigar brand.
Posted: July 24, 2008 By David Savona
A conversation with Ernesto Padilla, owner of Miami's Padilla Cigar Co.
Posted: April 1, 2008 By David Savona
A star roller from Cuba, now in Miami, José "Pepin" Garcia is making some of the world's finest cigars.
Posted: November 30, 2007 By David Savona
How Litto Gomez's La Flor Dominicana was spawned from disaster—and other things you probably didn't know about one of the industry's hottest brands.
Posted: June 21, 2007 By David Savona