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STG Has a Good Year Despite A Drop In Handmade Cigar Sales

STG Has a Good Year Despite A Drop In Handmade Cigar Sales

Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S, the Danish tobacco giant, saw sales increase and profits climb in the double digits despite a decrease in volume for handmade cigars.

March 3, 2020
Habanos Reports on 2019

Habanos Reports on 2019

Cuba’s cigar company faced the press on the opening morning of the Habanos Festival, announcing its performance for 2019.

February 24, 2020
Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest Cigar List and Seminars Announced

Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest Cigar List and Seminars Announced

Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest is less than two months away, and a partial list of the premium smokes and spirits attendees will be able to enjoy has been revealed, along with the …

February 13, 2020
Drew Estate Announces 2020 Barn Smoker Dates

Drew Estate Announces 2020 Barn Smoker Dates

Now in its sixth year running, the Barn Smokers will start in May and run through October at tobacco farms in Florida, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Kentucky and Louisiana.

February 12, 2020
New CEO for Imperial Brands

New CEO for Imperial Brands

Imperial Brands has named Stefan Bomhard as the company’s new chief executive officer, replacing Alison Cooper.

February 4, 2020
Stogie Thieves Steal 100,000 Cigars From Indian Head Cigar Co.

Stogie Thieves Steal 100,000 Cigars From Indian Head Cigar Co.

José “Jochy” Blanco, owner of Indian Head Cigar Co., announced today that the Indian Head distribution warehouse in Miami was burglarized on Saturday.

February 4, 2020
Puro Sabor 2020 Celebrates Nicaraguan Cigar Industry

Puro Sabor 2020 Celebrates Nicaraguan Cigar Industry

Premium cigar lovers from all over the world flew to Nicaragua, the leading producer of handmade cigars, to participate in the country’s largest cigar and tobacco celebration.

January 27, 2020
Cigar Imports Show Signs of Cooling Down

Cigar Imports Show Signs of Cooling Down

After four years of impressive growth, the U.S. market for premium, handmade cigars is showing signs of slowing.

January 23, 2020
Kretek International Pulls Out of PCA

Kretek International Pulls Out of PCA

Kretek International Inc., owners of Phillips & King and Ventura Cigar Co., announced today that it won’t be attending the next PCA cigar convention.

January 22, 2020