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Big Smoke Returning To Las Vegas In Early November

Big Smoke Returning To Las Vegas In Early November

The show is coming back to Sin City, as the 27th Big Smoke will be held on Friday, November 3 and Saturday, November 4, at Resorts World Las Vegas. 

April 24, 2023
Fuente Begins Construction of Nicaraguan Cigar Factory

Fuente Begins Construction of Nicaraguan Cigar Factory

Carlos Fuente Jr.’s dream of bringing his company back to Nicaragua is getting closer to reality.

April 21, 2023
Cigar Imports For 2022 Hit 464 Million

Cigar Imports For 2022 Hit 464 Million

The numbers for 2022 are (finally) in, and they are even better than 2021.

April 20, 2023
Alec And Bradley Rubin Joining Scandinavian Tobacco Group

Alec And Bradley Rubin Joining Scandinavian Tobacco Group

Alec and Bradley Rubin, the brothers who are the namesake for the Alec Bradley cigar brand, are now formally part of Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG), which acquired Alec Bradley …

April 19, 2023
A Walking Tour Of Tabacalera De Garcia, La Romana, Dominican Republic

A Walking Tour Of Tabacalera De Garcia, La Romana, Dominican Republic

Have a look inside one of the world’s largest cigar factories and see how some of the biggest brands are made.

April 10, 2023
Scandinavian Tobacco Group Coming Back To PCA Trade Show

Scandinavian Tobacco Group Coming Back To PCA Trade Show

Scandinavian Tobacco Group was one of four major cigar companies that broke away from the Premium Cigar Association (PCA) trade show in early 2020 in a very public way. Now, STG …

March 30, 2023
TAA Exclusives 2023—The Complete List

TAA Exclusives 2023—The Complete List

Here is a comprehensive list of the TAA exclusive cigars planned for this year, and the one TAA exclusive accessory. 

March 27, 2023
TAA Moving To The Fall

TAA Moving To The Fall

At the opening meeting of the Tobacconists’ Association of America trade show this morning, the organization announced it was moving next year’s show to the fall.

March 27, 2023
PCA Moving To Spring: 2024 Show Happening In March

PCA Moving To Spring: 2024 Show Happening In March

For years, the cigar industry has complained about the summertime date of the Premium Cigar Association’s annual trade show. The PCA listened and next year, the show will be in …

March 24, 2023