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2019 Big Smoke Saturday Seminars: Power Tobacco

2019 Big Smoke Saturday Seminars: Power Tobacco

Packed with power and complex flavor, ligero leaf is one of today’s hot topics in the cigar world, and it’s a component in each of Cigar Aficionado’s top three cigars of 2019.

November 20, 2019
2019 Big Smoke Saturday Seminars: Fighting the FDA

2019 Big Smoke Saturday Seminars: Fighting the FDA

The FDA has become an unwanted partner in the cigar business, and the final topic on Saturday before breaking for lunch focused on the government agency and how its regulations …

November 20, 2019
2019 Big Smoke Las Vegas Evenings

2019 Big Smoke Las Vegas Evenings

It’s a smoke-filled weekend of handmade cigars, high-end spirits and fine food, and for cigar lovers it’s the ultimate three-day experience—the Big Smoke Las Vegas weekend.

November 19, 2019
Cigar Stars Coming to Big Smoke Las Vegas

Cigar Stars Coming to Big Smoke Las Vegas

The Big Smoke Las Vegas features some of the biggest stars in the world of handmade cigars. Here’s a list of some of the cigarmakers who are attending.

November 8, 2019
Profits Drop At Imperial After “Challenging Year”

Profits Drop At Imperial After “Challenging Year”

Britain’s Imperial Brands PLC just concluded a disappointing fiscal year, with a steep drop in profits and smaller-than-expected gains in its vaping segment.

November 5, 2019
Altria Considering Sale Of Nat Sherman International Inc.

Altria Considering Sale Of Nat Sherman International Inc.

Altria Group Inc., a $25 billion company that is one of the world’s largest tobacco concerns, is “exploring options” for its premium cigar subsidiary Nat Sherman International …

October 23, 2019
Big Smoke Las Vegas 2019 Seminars Sold Out, Evening Tickets Still Available

Big Smoke Las Vegas 2019 Seminars Sold Out, Evening Tickets Still Available

Tickets to the Big Smoke Las Vegas seminars have just sold out, but tickets for the Big Smoke evenings are still available.

October 14, 2019
La Palina Cigars Now Distributing Room101

La Palina Cigars Now Distributing Room101

Starting today, La Palina Cigars will be handling distribution for Room101, the company behind brands such as Room101 Farce, Room101 Doomsayer and Room101 The Big Payback.

October 14, 2019
Imperial Brands Searching for New CEO

Imperial Brands Searching for New CEO

Alison Cooper, the chief executive officer of tobacco giant Imperial Brands PLC, has announced that she plans to step down as CEO and leave the board once a successor has been …

October 9, 2019