Over a weekend in mid-August, with Covid-19 restrictions impeding many festivals and shows from proceeding, the Boutique Cigar Association descended on Cedar Creek Winery, Distillery, and Brewery in Central Indiana, USA, bringing together 20 boutique cigar manufacturers for an outdoor event complete with VIP welcome night, live music, bourbon and rum tastings, and of course plenty of cigars.
After a long stretch of Covid-19 lockdowns, Kuala Lumpur managed to sneak in a final qualifying event for the 2021 season with an event on Thursday 16 September.
Vietnam’s first La Casa Del Habano is set to open on 1st August in Ho Chi Minh City.
After being one of the only live Cigar Smoking World Championship qualifying events in the 2020 Stay Strong season, Kuala Lumpur is gearing up for their 2021 event on Thursday 16 September.
Southern Draw Cigars have entered the Australian market through online retailer Hecho A Mano.
Grammy award winning rapper Nas joins the cigar industry as a brand co-owner of Escobar Cigars, seemingly investing more than just a few lyrics into his new venture.
China’s International Cigar Expo (ICE) returns in early November 2021 and scheduled to be held at the Tianfu International Convention Center in Chengdu from November 8 to 10 this year has been postponed due to the continued impact of Covid-19 on international travel.
Didier Houvenaghel sees the air travel restrictions due to COVID-19 as a breathing point. It has given him time away from a normally very busy schedule that includes managing his cigar brands, hectic international travel, and the demands of a young family, to put the finishing touches on the second edition of The Cigar, From Soil to Soul.
Eric Piras owner of Hong Kong-based cigar distribution company Cigraal and founder of Bertie Cigars Hong Kong is proud to announce the launch of his own cigar accessories line: TOTEM.
To be produced at Tabacalera San Jerónimo in Danli, Honduras, Kafie 1901 will release a new regular production cigar named the Kafie 1901 Serie L .
DAV Cigars recently announced they are now featured online at Privada Cigar Club.
Following on from the success of the first Malaysian regional edition, Pacific Cigar Co. has released the Cuaba APAC.