Moderator Blog Posts (1,155)

5th Annual Cigar March Madness Begins!

The annual tradition of Cigar March Madness continues! This year we've spiced things up a bit by adding a double elimination bracket. Anyone knocked out still has the opportunity to claw their way back and reign supreme!

Brackets were seeded with the cigars from…

Continue

Added by Cigar Federation on March 8, 2017 at 8:38am — 1 Comment


Mod
March 2017 Stogie of the Month Contest!

The Stogie of the Month is back.  This month, it's Joya De Nicaragua and to celebrate, we're giving away a 5 pack of cigars!

The Rules:

1. Post a picture of yourself smoking a Joya de Nicaragua using the hashtag #March2017COTM…

Continue

Added by Trippopolis on February 28, 2017 at 10:30am — 14 Comments


Mod
A Week at Puro Sabor 2017

 

Maybe I'm kind of basic, but I don't think I've ever gotten off a plane, and had someone waiting with a sign with my name on it, which was kind of nice.  More importantly, rather than wait in line for customs like usual, we were escorted…

Continue

Added by Trippopolis on February 6, 2017 at 10:00am — 8 Comments


Mod
The JW Marshall is BACK

January 24th, 2016 — Black Label Trading Company (BLTC) is pleased to announce the upcoming release of J. W. MARSHALL: Hand crafted in Esteli, Nicaragua at Fabrica Oveja Negra.

Black Label Trading Co. is releasing the J.W. Marshall, a cigar exclusive for Cigar Federation, today on January 24, 2016.…

Continue

Added by Trippopolis on January 24, 2017 at 12:00pm — 2 Comments


Mod
Crux Cigars Limitada PB5 Second Release Heads to Retailers

January 9, 2017 Crux Cigars announces the highly anticipated 2016 Second Release of the Limitada PB5 will begin arriving at retailers this week.

 …

Continue

Added by Trippopolis on January 10, 2017 at 1:05pm — No Comments


Mod
Press Release: Espinosa Streamlines Operations for 2017

December 27, 2016 -- Espinosa Premium Cigars has streamlined its organization as it prepares itself for growth in 2017. It was announced that Erik Espinosa Jr. has been elevated to the position of Vice-President and Hector Alfonso Sr. has been promoted to Director of Operations for the celebrated boutique line.…

Continue

Added by Trippopolis on December 27, 2016 at 3:30pm — No Comments


Mod
Press Release: Villiger Closes Out 2016 with 15th Annual Holiday Toy Drive

 December 20, 2016—Villiger Cigars showed holiday spirit as the company partnered up with The Miami Children’s Foundation for their annual Holiday toy drive. The event took place at the historic Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables.
 
The Miami Children’s Foundation benefits the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital which is South Florida’s only licensed specialty hospital, exclusively for children with more than 650 attending…
Continue

Added by Trippopolis on December 21, 2016 at 2:57pm — No Comments


Mod
Press Release: All Out Kings shipping March 2017

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 —  Caldwell Cigar Co. and Drew Estate announced today that All Out Kings would be shipping in March of 2017, slightly delayed from the anticipated shipment date of November 2016. All Out Kings is a collaborative project between the two companies that was announced early in 2016, and formally…

Continue

Added by Trippopolis on December 20, 2016 at 4:21pm — 2 Comments


Mod
Press Release: Scandinavian Tobacco Group's Craig Reynolds assumes responsibility of entire North American business

December 19, 2016 -- As of 1 January 2017, General Cigar, Cigars International, STG Lane and STG Canada reinforce their leading positions under one leadership. The change thereby improves the world-leading cigars and pipe tobacco business’ product offering across all customer segments.

“We are leading in handmade cigars, pipe tobacco and fine cut in the US. In every one of our business entities, we have specialised in bringing either handmade cigars or pipe tobacco and…

Continue

Added by Trippopolis on December 19, 2016 at 3:54pm — No Comments


Mod
Press Release: Santa Muerte ships to select Retailers

    October 25, 2016 — Black Label Trading Company is pleased to announce they are shipping SANTA MUERTE to select retailers this week.  

    

    “This is our first year to produce Santa Muerte.  It features six filler tobaccos which create a very unique and rich flavor profile. You experience layer…

Continue

Added by Matt Ross on October 25, 2016 at 10:00am — 1 Comment


Mod
Press Release: Drew Estate announces Herrera Estelí Edicíon Limitada H-Town Lancero for Stogies World Class Cigars

Friday, October 14, 2016 — Miami, FL – Drew Estate announced today that they would be releasing the Herrera Estelí Edicion Limitada H-Town Lancero exclusively for Stogies World Class Cigars in Houston, Texas.

The H-Town Lancero will be presented in a 7 x 38 Lancero and will be packaged in 10 count…

Continue

Added by Matt Ross on October 14, 2016 at 4:43pm — No Comments


Mod
Press Release: From Space to Smoke, Omar de Frias Resigns from NASA

Springfield, VA (October 17, 2016) – Omar de Frias, owner of Fratello Cigars, has resigned from NASA after more than a decade.

 

“I set an aggressive goal for myself at IPCPR. I exceeded that goal. Given the enormous support I received and increasing demand for Fratello, this was the time to give the…

Continue

Added by Matt Ross on October 17, 2016 at 11:45am — No Comments


Mod
Press Release: Holiday Cigar Fundraiser To Benefit the Law Enforcement Officers Only Charity

Madison Hill Marketing



Presents



Holiday Cigar Fundraiser



To Benefit the



Law Enforcement Officers Only Charity



Thursday, December 08, 2016



The Metropolitan Society Cigar Club



1275 Bloomfield Avenue, Bldg. 8 Suite 62, Fairfield, NJ 07004



6 pm



$130 Per Person



$135 Tickets Day of Event



Featuring



Open Bar



The Brownstone’s Ultimate Buffet



Holiday…

Continue

Added by Matt Ross on October 3, 2016 at 12:21pm — No Comments


Brand
Review: Foundation Cigars The Tabernacle

When I think Nick Melillo, I think Connecticut Broadleaf.  So, naturally, I was rather pumped when I heard that Foundation Cigars was introducing the Broadleaf wrapped Tabernacle at IPCPR.

The Tabernacle hit stores in early August and is available in six sizes:

  • 4 1/2 x 52 Torpedo in 24 count boxes
  • 5 1/4  x 46 Corona in 24 count boxex
  • 5 x 50 Robusto in 24 count boxes
  • 6 x 52 Toro in 24 count boxes…
Continue

Added by RobbyRas on August 11, 2016 at 5:37pm — 12 Comments


Mod
Press Release: Olde Ezra's White Ale Now Available

Today begins the FDA regulation of cigars, but Ezra Zion wants to have one more drink with you before "Last Call".…

Continue

Added by Matt Ross on August 8, 2016 at 11:29am — No Comments


Mod
Press Release: Black Label Trading Company is pleased to announce the annual release of SANTA MUERTE: Hand crafted in Esteli at Fabrica Oveja Negra.

August 1, 2016 — Black Label Trading Company is pleased to announce the annual release of SANTA MUERTE: Hand crafted in Esteli at Fabrica Oveja Negra.





Santa Muerte is being released in small batches leading up to its official birth date of November 1st .



“We have gone out of the box on…

Continue

Added by Matt Ross on August 4, 2016 at 6:49am — 1 Comment


Brand
Review: Dunbarton Tobacco and Trust Mi Querida

The wait for a Broadleaf release from Steve Saka is finally over!  The new Mi Querida from Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust is the cigar we all expected Steve to blend last year.

We caught up with Steve at the recent IPCPR trade show in Las Vegas and he was in a great mood!…

Continue

Added by RobbyRas on August 2, 2016 at 10:30am — 13 Comments


Mod
[Press Release] Drew Estate announces Liga Privada No. 9 Flying Pigs, Liga Privada T52 Flying Pigs, and Liga Privada Unico Serie Velvet Rats for Drew Diplomat Retailers

Sunday, July 24, 2016 — Miami, FL – Drew Estate announced today the release of Liga Privada Unico Serie Velvet Rats, Liga Privada No. 9 Flying Pigs and Tubos, and Liga Privada T52 Flying Pigs and Tubos to Drew Diplomat Retailers. The cigars will be displayed in Drew Estate’s booth (Booth #2403) at the IPCPR Convention and Tradeshow held July 24 – 28, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.…

Continue

Added by Matt Ross on July 24, 2016 at 12:07pm — 5 Comments


Mod
[Press Release] Drew Estate welcomes Glenn Wolfson as Chief Executive Officer, and Rich Cutler returns to Senior Vice President of Sales

Saturday, July 23, 2016 — Miami, Florida - Glenn Wolfson has been hired by Drew Estate as Chief Executive Officer, a newly established position at Drew Estate. In this new role, Wolfson is responsible for overseeing all business at Drew Estate day to day. Rich Cutler returns to Drew Estate as Senior Vice President of Sales for transitional support. Drew Estate met with its team on Thursday to announce that Michael Cellucci had left the company…

Continue

Added by Matt Ross on July 24, 2016 at 12:03pm — No Comments


Mod
[Press Release] Cabinetta is now part of JOYA's modern lineup.

Saturday, July 23, 2016 — Estelí, Nicaragua – JOYA DE NICARAGUA REBRANDS ITS ACCLAIMED AND UNCONVENTIONAL CABINETTA. Joya de Nicaragua Cabinetta Serie is a crowd favorite around the globe. Its unconventional two toned wrappers or Doble Capa, makes it very attractive to the eye. However, its creamy smoke with peppery notes and mild to medium strength is what keeps captivating consumers. …

Continue

Added by Matt Ross on July 24, 2016 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2017   Created by Cigar Federation.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service