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ProCigar Festival Returns to the Dominican Republic

ProCigar Festival Returns to the Dominican Republic

After canceling because of Covid, this major cigar festival is back.

May 23, 2022
2022 Imports Off To Decent Start

2022 Imports Off To Decent Start

The ultra-hot handmade cigar market continues to show signs of growth.

May 2, 2022
New President And Board Members For TAA

New President And Board Members For TAA

The Tobacconists’ Association of America consists of roughly 250 shops in the United States, along with many prominent handmade cigarmakers.

April 19, 2022
The Lineup: What Cigars To Expect at Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest 2022

The Lineup: What Cigars To Expect at Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest 2022

The second-ever Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest—coming to Hollywood, Florida on May 28—is coming up fast, and after last year, anticipation is high.

April 7, 2022
456 Million Handmade Cigars Shipped To U.S. In 2021

456 Million Handmade Cigars Shipped To U.S. In 2021

Shipments were up by 25.3 percent over 2020.

March 17, 2022
Cigars International To Open Third Retail Store in Texas

Cigars International To Open Third Retail Store in Texas

The Lone Star State is getting a new, massive Cigars International retail store in San Antonio.

March 16, 2022
Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest: A Top-Tier Lineup Of Cigar Stars Are Speaking At The Seminars

Big Smoke Meets WhiskyFest: A Top-Tier Lineup Of Cigar Stars Are Speaking At The Seminars

The second-ever Big Smoke meets Whiskey Fest is coming Saturday, May 28, at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

March 16, 2022
CAO Brand Ambassador Rick Rodriguez To Retire

CAO Brand Ambassador Rick Rodriguez To Retire

After a career of more than 20 years with General Cigar Co., Rick Rodriguez, blender and ambassador for the CAO brand, is retiring. 

March 11, 2022
Sales And Profits Rise At Scandinavian Tobacco Group

Sales And Profits Rise At Scandinavian Tobacco Group

Scandinavian Tobacco Group, brand owner of Macanudo, Punch, and many more, saw healthy increases in both sales and profits in 2021.

March 8, 2022