Already one of the biggest cigar companies in the world, AJ Fernandez decided to acquire a new factory in Ocotal, in northern Nicaragua.
Situated a block away from the central park in a Victorian style building with a big balcony that overlooks a busy intersection as well as the surrounding mountains, the La Zona factory breathes tobacco history.
For his young age, Christian Eiroa can boast an impressive career. When you take into consideration that the 44-year-old didn’t light his first cigar until he was 20 at a family Thanksgiving dinner, you can imagine that Christian Eiroa never had time to waste.
The Family-company owner, Axel-Georg André, talks about his relationship to the company and his cigars.
The Cigar Smoking World Championship (CSWC) 2017 in September is just around the corner. We look back at a historic event in Poland during the 2017 season of qualification tournaments.
Since he started his own company four years ago, Oscar Valladares is one of the big newcomers on the market. It all started when he filled in as a bus driver one day.
The world record holder for slow cigar smoking, Darren Cioffi, talks about the Cigar Smoking World Championship (CSWC) and his Company.
The Expert Buncher Manuel Mota gives us inside view of his everyday life.
Alan Rubin, the founder of Alec Bradley Cigar Company, talks about the Company and his products.
The famous French maker of humidors is celebrating his 40th anniversary. We met his director general, Laurent Fuchs, a man who is just as passionate as he is modest.
Getting to where he is today has been a crooked path, but somewhere among those twists and turns Abe has also achieved a lot of personal goals.
Cigar Journal reporter first to see a pre-production edition over dinner with son, Jorgé Padrón.