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Making It in a Man's World

Making It in a Man's World

Eight Women Have Defied the Odds to Run Their Own Tobacco shops

January 1, 1998
Dominican Flowers

Dominican Flowers

A Relative Newcomer to the Cigar Industry, La Flor Dominicana Is Taking Root and Blooming

November 1, 1997
The Barn

The Barn

Raised in a Family of Florida Shade Tobacco Farmers, the Author Fights To Save a Piece of That Past

November 1, 1997
The Dominican Cigar Explosion

The Dominican Cigar Explosion

With 1996 Cigar Exports up 70.9 Percent to About 140 Million, Cigarmakers in the Dominican Republic Have Shifted into High Gear

July 1, 1997
The Padron Family: A Nicaraguan Legacy

The Padron Family: A Nicaraguan Legacy

Despite Wars in Nicaragua and Bombings in Miami, Jose Padrón Has Built a Thriving Cigar Business

July 1, 1997
The First Family of Tobacco

The First Family of Tobacco

For decades, the Oliva family of Tampa, Florida, has been supplying tobacco to many of the world's top makers of premium cigars.

May 1, 1997
The El Producto Story

The El Producto Story

El Producto Once a Quality Handmade Cigar, George Burns' Favorite Smoke Has Fallen On Hard Times

March 1, 1997
The Woman Behind Cohiba

The Woman Behind Cohiba

Cuba's first female cigar factory manager, Emilia Tamayo, is making changes at El Laguito, maker of Cohibas.

April 30, 1996
A Star in Honduras

A Star in Honduras

The Makers of Astral and Don Tomas Cigars are Expanding Operations in Danlí

March 1, 1996