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2019 Retailer Survey: The Best-selling Cigar Brands In America, Market Trends And More

2019 Retailer Survey: The Best-selling Cigar Brands In America, Market Trends And More

Cigar shop owners from across the United States have spoken: cigar sales are up, and Arturo Fuente is the best-selling handmade brand.

July 11, 2019
Rob Norris Leaving Altadis For Canadian Subsidiary

Rob Norris Leaving Altadis For Canadian Subsidiary

Rob Norris, head of Altadis U.S.A. Inc., is departing the company.

July 9, 2019
Sen. Rubio Says Congress Must Save U.S. Cigar Industry

Sen. Rubio Says Congress Must Save U.S. Cigar Industry

Sen. Marco Rubio says that the FDA has gone too far in its bid to regulate the cigar industry.

July 8, 2019
Gregory Mottola Named Managing Editor of Cigar Aficionado Magazine

Gregory Mottola Named Managing Editor of Cigar Aficionado Magazine

Gregory Mottola has been promoted to managing editor of Cigar Aficionado magazine.

July 3, 2019
Cigar Imports Slow In April

Cigar Imports Slow In April

According to numbers from the Cigar Association of America (CAA), America’s imports of handmade cigars were down 6.5 percent for the month.

June 27, 2019
IPCPR Being Renamed Premium Cigar Association

IPCPR Being Renamed Premium Cigar Association

The International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers (IPCPR) association is changing its name to the Premium Cigar Association.

June 20, 2019
Davidoff Reports 2018 Sales

Davidoff Reports 2018 Sales

Oettinger Davidoff reported a small decrease in corporate sales for 2018, while claiming gains in sales of the cigar brands owned by the company. 

June 20, 2019
IPCPR Changing Name, Rebranding Organization

IPCPR Changing Name, Rebranding Organization

The International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers association announced that it’s rebranding the organization and making other changes.

June 19, 2019
General Cigar Seeking New President, Régis Broersma Heads To Europe

General Cigar Seeking New President, Régis Broersma Heads To Europe

General Cigar Co. president Régis Broersma has accepted another position within Scandinavian Tobacco Group and will be relocating to Europe.

June 14, 2019