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Cigar Factories Reopen Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Cigar Factories Reopen Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

The Coronavirus pandemic has reshaped the world, including the handmade cigar industry. Some factories in Nicaragua, Honduras, the Dominican Republic and the United States that …

April 16, 2020
Cigar Imports Cool For 2019

Cigar Imports Cool For 2019

Shipments of handmade, premium cigars to the U.S. cooled in 2019, dropping 6.6 percent from their stunning 2018 levels and sliding back to 337.7 million cigars.

April 13, 2020
Alec Bradley Feeds Honduras Cigar Workers Through Coronavirus Crisis

Alec Bradley Feeds Honduras Cigar Workers Through Coronavirus Crisis

In order to help the workers responsible for producing their cigars in Honduras, Alec Bradley is determined to feed 700 families of four throughout a 30-day span.

April 13, 2020
La Palina and Room101 to Host Virtual Cigar Event

La Palina and Room101 to Host Virtual Cigar Event

Cigarmakers La Palina and Room101 have announced that they are launching a retailer care package program effective immediately and are also hosting a live virtual cigar event on …

April 3, 2020
Crowned Heads To Distribute ACE Prime Cigars

Crowned Heads To Distribute ACE Prime Cigars

Crowned Heads LLC and ACE Prime Cigars have formed a strategic alliance that will have Crowned Heads handle all distribution of ACE Prime’s products.

April 2, 2020
Humidor Maker Vigilant to Produce Face Shields for Healthcare Workers

Humidor Maker Vigilant to Produce Face Shields for Healthcare Workers

Vigilant Inc., a New Hampshire-based humidor manufacturer, is making personal protective gear for medical personnel at healthcare facilities that have equipment shortages.

April 1, 2020
TAA Cancels 2020 Annual Convention Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

TAA Cancels 2020 Annual Convention Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

The 52nd annual Tobacconists Association of America meeting and convention, which was postponed a few weeks ago, has now been officially canceled due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

March 26, 2020
COVID-19: How Cigar Shops Are Responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic

COVID-19: How Cigar Shops Are Responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic

With businesses shutting down across the U.S., and reports of Coronavirus multiplying with every news cycle, many cigar stores remain open despite this time of national crisis, …

March 20, 2020
Multiple Cigar Factories Shut Down in the Dominican Republic

Multiple Cigar Factories Shut Down in the Dominican Republic

Tabacalera de Garcia Ltd. and General Cigar Dominicana announced today that they are closing as a precautionary measure against the pandemic.

March 20, 2020