For decades, the Oliva family of Tampa, Florida, has been supplying tobacco to many of the world's top makers of premium cigars.
Posted: May 1, 1997 By Michael Kaplan
Owner of Licenciados and 8-9-8 Collection cigars.
Posted: April 30, 1997 By Marvin R. Shanken
In seven years, Mariana and Nestor Miranda have turned Miami Cigar & Co. into a force in cigar distribution.
Posted: September 30, 1996 By Shandana A. Durrani
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Consolidated Cigar Corporation
Posted: June 1, 1996
Henke Kelner, the maker of Davidoff cigars, is a true lover of the leaf and a demanding connoisseur of a good smoke.
Posted: May 31, 1996 By James Suckling
Cuba's first female cigar factory manager, Emilia Tamayo, is making changes at El Laguito, maker of Cohibas.
Posted: April 30, 1996 By James Suckling
The Rolando Reyes family relies on time and traditional techniques to make Cuba Aliados cigars in Honduras.
Posted: December 31, 1995
A talk with the man behind Tabacalera, Spain's $7 billion tobacco company.
Posted: December 31, 1995 By Marvin R. Shanken
Marvin R. Shanken interviews the man behind Hoyo de Monterrey and Punch.
Posted: September 30, 1995 By Marvin R. Shanken
A discussion with the head of Arturo Fuente Inc., one of the world's largest producers of premium hand-rolled cigars.
Posted: June 1, 1995 By Marvin R. Shanken
The new chief of Cuba's Habanos S.A. wants to return Cuban cigarmaking to its former glory.
Posted: May 31, 1995 By James Suckling
It is nearly midnight on a Friday at an upscale Santiago, Dominican Republic, restaurant. The waitstaff is staring blankly at the ceiling, lingering...more
Posted: December 1, 1994 By Michael Frank