• Esteban Carreras Announces Price Increases
    by Patrick Lagreid on January 14, 2021 at 2:30 pm

    Esteban Carreras has announced that a portion of its portfolio will be getting a bit more expensive in 2021. Craig Cunningham, the company’s president, told halfwheel that the Chupacabra line will be going up by 10 cents per cigar. Additionally, some of the company’s short filler cigars—those that had retailed for under $8 per cigar—will also The post Esteban Carreras Announces Price Increases appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Habanos, S.A., releases Year of The Ox in Online Event
    by Samuel Spurr on January 14, 2021 at 1:52 pm

    Habanos, S.A., through its exclusive distributors The Pacific Cigar Co. LTD (PCC) and Infifon Hong Kong Limited, presented its new limited edition vitola, Primaveras de Hoyo de Monterrey (48 x 167 mm) at an exclusive live and online event on 13 January. 

  • Villa Casdagli Collection launches coffee
    by Press Release on January 14, 2021 at 1:42 pm

    Casdagli Cigars introduces a quality coffee blend sourced in Guatemala.

  • La Flor Dominicana Andalusian Bull Toritos Added as Fleur D’Or Club Exclusive
    by Charlie Minato on January 13, 2021 at 8:13 pm

    If you’ve bought one of La Flor Dominicana’s $16,000 gold cigar cutters, you will soon have access to a special size of Andalusian Bull. La Flor Dominicana has begun shipping a 6 1/4 x 41 of Andalusian Bull to stores alongside another batch of the gold cutters. Anyone who previously purchased the cutter will have The post La Flor Dominicana Andalusian Bull Toritos Added as Fleur D’Or Club Exclusive appeared first on halfwheel.

  • Cigar News: Underground Cigar Shop Announces Virtual NFG21 Event
    by bostonjimmie on January 13, 2021 at 6:23 pm

    The Underground Cigar Shop in Fort Worth, TX is one of the best boutique cigar houses in the country and every year in March, they host an amazing and fun filled cigar event known as No Fucks Given (NFG). The shop recently moved down the road to a larger building this year and after all Read more about Cigar News: Underground Cigar Shop Announces Virtual NFG21 Event

  • STG Forms the Forged Cigar Company
    by Press Release on January 13, 2021 at 5:39 pm

    Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S (STG) today announced that the company has formed The Forged Cigar Company, an independent national cigar distribution network.

  • Cigar News: J.C. Newman Announces the Havana Q
    by bostonjimmie on January 13, 2021 at 5:32 pm

    Did you ever wonder what makes Cuban tobacco so rich and flavorful? Is it the tropical climate? Maybe it’s the volcanic soil? Or is it because of the natural nutrients washed down from nearby mountains over the centuries that has made the soil so especially fertile? Whatever the reason, you can now experience the taste Read more about Cigar News: J.C. Newman Announces the Havana Q

  • STG Divides Its Cigars Portfolio, Launches The Forged Cigar Co.
    by Charlie Minato on January 13, 2021 at 5:17 pm

    Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG)—the parent company of General Cigar Co., Cigars International, Thompson and others—has announced that next month it will launch an entirely new cigar distribution company called the Forged Cigar Co., aimed at serving brick-and-mortar retailers. Effectively, the company will be splitting its massive catalog of brands between the existing General Cigar Co. The post STG Divides Its Cigars Portfolio, Launches The Forged Cigar Co. appeared first on halfwheel.

  • XIKAR Releases Updated Pipeline Lighter
    by Patrick Lagreid on January 13, 2021 at 4:46 pm

    An updated version of the XIKAR Pipeline soft flame lighter is on its way to retailers. Quality Importers has announced that it has given the Pipeline a refresh, starting with its stainless steel body, which has received an upgraded treatment that adds durable plated finishes and three new color combinations: all black, black and gold-tone, The post XIKAR Releases Updated Pipeline Lighter appeared first on halfwheel.

  • The New Xikar Nightlife Series
    by Press Release on January 13, 2021 at 9:49 am

    Quality Importers adds a new series to the Xikar Xi2 line of cigar cutters. The new Nightlife Series features custom graphics by Miami-based artist Charlie Turano III, known for his work with Fanatics Authentic, and highlights his trademark brushstroke style.