Cigar sales—both handmade and machine-made—were down in 2017 at Scandinavian Tobacco Group, the parent of General Cigar Co., maker of Macanudo, La Gloria Cubana and a host of other cigars.
Cigar industry veteran Michael Giannini has been promoted to general manager at Ventura Cigar Co.
Danish tobacco company Scandinavian Tobacco Group has agreed to acquire Thompson and Co. of Tampa Inc., (aka. Thompson), one of the industry’s largest catalog and internet cigar retailers.
General Cigar has started adding the big, new warning labels to its cigar boxes in an attempt to get an early start on the upcoming regulations.
Joya de Nicaragua’s Antaño Gran Reserva Presidente celebrates the brand's 50th anniversary, as well as the 50th anniversary of the Tobacconists' Association of America.
You can now add impotence to the list of ailments some alarmists associate with tobacco and cigar smoking. But not just any kind of impotence. Look closely at this box of Quai d'Orsay Secreto Cubano …
General Cigar has made A.J. Fernandez the exclusive manufacturer and distributor for Ramon Allones in the United States.
A lot of the action during the cigar show in Las Vegas happens after the convention hall is locked shut. Most of the top cigar companies host dinners and parties for the attendees each night. Plus, …
Two Cigar Aficionado editors. Two cigarmakers from the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua. The game: a smoke-off.
After a late and extended growing season, the tobacco harvests of the Dominican Republic are finally wrapping up. Excessive rain from September to December of last year made it nearly impossible for …
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