Tobacco Plus Expo 2021

Sisters of the Leaf: The Woman’s Take on Cigars

They are the backbone of the cigar industry, working at retail stores and cigar factories, in positions with some of your favorite brands and...
Pete Johnson, founder of Tatuaje Cigars

In the Pursuit of Passion: Celebrating 15 Years of Pete Johnson’s Tatuaje Cigars

With two popular premium cigar companies under his belt and having reached a milestone anniversary in the industry, Pete Johnson’s passion for cigars remains...
Mike Edwards, Airreys Cigars

The Advantage of a Disadvantage: Mike Edwards and Airreys Cigars

Mike Edwards is a professional athlete and serious entrepreneur. Born in Manchester, England, and raised in Florida, Edwards launched his own lifestyle brand centered...
Jose "Jochy" Blanco, President, Tabacalera Palma

Branching Out: A Look at Tabacalera Palma

One of the oldest cigar companies in the Dominican Republic is also one of its least famous, but Tabacalera Palma’s president, Jose “Jochy” Blanco,...
Art Garcia, Antigua Esteli

Into the Groove: Art Garcia and Antigua Esteli Cigars

You’re likely to find Art Garcia in a studio, making music and developing new talent for several companies. You’ll also find him hard at...
Regis Broersma | General Cigar Company

Meet Regis Broersma: General Cigar’s Dynamo, Part 1

In the premium cigar business, where icons, legends and venerable family names abound, it can be hard for a relative newcomer to stand out....
Toscano Cigars

Sweet Smell of Success: Celebrating 200 Years of Toscano Cigars

Toscano’s story begins in the summer of 1815 in Florence, Italy, during a storm. When a bale of tobacco got drenched during a rainstorm...
Kaizad Hansotia Resigns from Gurkha Cigars

Kaizad Hansotia Resigns from Gurkha Cigars

Gurkha Cigars will be moving onward without its founder. The company announced on June 10, 2020 that Kaizad Hansotia, founder of the company, would...
La Aurora Karl Malone Barrel Aged

La Aurora Barrel Aged by Karl Malone Ships to Retailers

It was one of the most talked about cigars of this year's International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) trade show. Famed basketball...
Jonathan Drew by Candace West

Jonathan Drew on Reinventing Drew Estate, Part 1

There’s no denying that Jonathan Drew is a maverick. He and his partners at Drew Estate broke virtually every unspoken rule in an industry...
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