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IPCPR 2017: Where Are The New Cigars?

IPCPR 2017: Where Are The New Cigars?

Last week, the bulk of the premium cigar industry gathered in Las Vegas for the 85th annual International Premium Cigars and Pipe Retailers trade show. Normally, the show provides …

July 18, 2017
Seven Curious Smokes From The IPCPR

Seven Curious Smokes From The IPCPR

I'm back from the IPCPR trade show with enough cigar samples to last me the rest of the summer. I'm acquainted with most of them in some way or another, but there are a few that I …

July 18, 2017
A.J. Fernandez Shows Off First Broadleaf Cigar At IPCPR

A.J. Fernandez Shows Off First Broadleaf Cigar At IPCPR

Enclave has gone dark. Nicaraguan cigarmaker A.J. Fernandez has launched a follow-up to his original Enclave brand called Enclave Broadleaf. This is the first time Fernandez has …

July 18, 2017
Giuliani Speaks To Cigar Industry

Giuliani Speaks To Cigar Industry

Rudolph W. Giuliani, the former mayor of New York City and a stalwart defender of cigar rights, gave the opening speech at the annual International Premium Cigar & Pipe …

July 14, 2017
Plasencia 1865 Introducing Alma Del Campo At IPCPR Trade Show

Plasencia 1865 Introducing Alma Del Campo At IPCPR Trade Show

When Nestor Andrés Plasencia and his father formed their distribution company last year—Plasencia 1865—they vowed to deliver distinct cigars blended with aged leaves from their …

July 11, 2017
Macanudo Inspirado Going Black & White

Macanudo Inspirado Going Black & White

The Macanudo Inspirado line is getting two new brand extensions—Macanudo Inspirado White and Inspirado Black. As the colors hint, White will be covered in a light Connecticut-seed …

July 11, 2017
Drew Estate Introducing Undercrown Sun Grown This Week

Drew Estate Introducing Undercrown Sun Grown This Week

Drew Estate is unveiling a new Undercrown cigar that's draped in wrapper grown in the open sun of Ecuador. Called Undercrown Sun Grown, the cigar will formally debut this week at …

July 10, 2017
La Palina To Debut New Number Series

La Palina To Debut New Number Series

La Palina is set to unveil its new Number Series at next week's IPCPR trade show, a line of Honduran-made cigars whose flashy packaging and band artwork was inspired by Paul Rand, …

July 7, 2017
IPCPR Moves Show Dates And Venue

IPCPR Moves Show Dates And Venue

The biggest cigar industry trade show has a new date and venue. The 2017 IPCPR convention and trade show has been moved to the Las Vegas Convention Center, and has will now begin …

December 28, 2016