The Cigar Industry Report is a one-stop place to catch up on the activity here at Cigar Coop. It is a combination of the news reports, cigar reviews, and assessment updates we do throughout the week. In addition, each week we will look back at Cigar Coop history. Look for this report every Saturday morning at 8am Eastern Time.
Cigar Industry Report: Edition 524 (2/11/23)
Premium Cigar Association Criticizes Validity of CDC Survey On Tobacco Ban
Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published the results of a survey that showed a majority of respondents favored a policy prohibiting the sale of all tobacco products as well as favoring a policy for the sale of menthol cigarettes. Today the Premium Cigar Association (PCA) issued a strong response questioning the validity of such results. We got the details here.
Tatuaje Cigars: Announced it will discontinue 22 SKUs in its portfolio
Aganorsa Leaf: Announced two new sizes of the Lunatic Maduro and the JFR Fresh pack will be featured at TPE 2023
Casa 1910: The Soldadera Edition will make its debut at TPE 2023
Crowned Heads: Announced the Le Carême Pastelitos LE 2023
Dissident Cigars: Announced the Dissident Home is returning for 2023
Forged Cigar Company: Announced the Diesel Fool’s Errand Simple Fool
Fratello Cigars: Announced the Arlequín Corona Gorda line extension
Freud Cigar Company: Announced the AlterEgo will make its debut at TPE 2023
Selected Tobacco: Announced Byron Limited Edition Humidor Sets for 2023
Pospiech Cigars: Announced new pricing for the Powstanie core line
Agile Cigar Reviews
The Smoking Syndicate
Features and Blog
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The Blog: 7th Annual Daniel Marshall “Kitzbuhel Campfire” Takes Place in Austria
The Blog: KMA Talk Radio Episode 477: Enrique Seijas, Matilde Cigars
The Blog: KMA Talk Radio Episode 478
The Blog: KMA Talk Radio Episode 479
Prime Time Podcasts
Prime Time Show
Prime Time Special Edition
Prime Time Jukebox
2/16 Prime Time Episode 257: Nicholas Melillo, Foundation Cigar Company
TBA Prime Time Special Edition 137: TBD
On This Date…
On this date February 11th
Feb 11, 2011: We assessed the Davidoff Millennium.
Feb 11, 2012: We did a pre-release assessment on E.P. Carrillo NWC Short Run 2012.
Feb 11, 2013: We re-posted a press release on the La Flor Dominicana Mystery Cigar
Feb 11, 2013: We re-posted a press release on the Ezra Zion INCEPTION being re-branded as JAMAIS VU
Feb 11, 2012: We reported on the launch of Royal Gold Cigars by Swisher International.
Feb 11, 2013: We assessed the Viaje Super Shot 2013 Corojo 10 Gauge.
Feb 11, 2014: We previewed Cigar Federation’s “The Collective”.
Feb 11, 2014: We reported on Eddie Tarazona’s future plans for Tarazona Cigars
Feb 11, 2014: We reported the Cubanacan’s split with Tarazona Cigars.
Feb 11, 2014: We reported on the Xikar Enigma II,
Feb 11, 2014: We assessed the Ortega Wild Bunch 2013 Crazy Jack Psycho.
Feb 11, 2014: We reported on the Nestor Miranda Collection Maduro
Feb 11, 2015: We reported on the launch of Senate Bill S. 441 Ito exempt premium cigars from FDA Regulation
Feb 11, 2015: We broke news on Black Label Trading Company opening Fabrica de Oveja Negra in Esteli, Nicaragua.
Feb 11, 2015: We reported on the Davidoff Limited Masters Edition 2015.
Feb 11, 2015: We reported on the announcement of the Punch Signature.
Feb 11, 2015: We reported on the Viaje Friends and Family Merci.
Feb 11, 2015: We broke news on the Larceny Project by Eddie Ortega and Sean Williams.
Feb 11, 2015: We reported on the planned launch of Warped Cigars’ Flor del Valle Las Brumas.
Feb 11, 2016: We assessed the Viaje Collaboration 2015.
Feb 11, 2016: We reported on the Espinosa Laranja Reserva DeSocio.
Feb 11, 2017: We published Cigar Industry Report: Volume 6, Number 12 (2/11/17)
Feb 11, 2018: We reported on the Viaje Juntos 2018 Edition
Feb 11, 2019: We reported on the Casa Cuevas Warehouse Burglary
Feb 11, 2019: We reported on Trinidad 50th and San Cristobal de La Habana 20th Anniversary to highlighting the XXI Habano Festival
Feb 11, 2019: We reported on the Davidoff Revery
Feb 11, 2019: We assessed the David P. Ehrlich PLM Series Robusto by MLB Cigar Ventures
Feb 11, 2019: We reported on Rob Rasmussen departing Mombacho Cigars
Feb 11, 2020: We published The Blog: Why You Can’t Judge a Cigar by Its Wrapper by Nick Perdomo
Feb 11, 2020: We reported on Smoker Friendly acquiring Tobacco Road Outlet Stores
Feb 11, 2021: We reported on Maya Selva Cigars’ Flor de Selva Year of the Ox
Feb 11, 2021: We reported on the Alec Bradley Black Market Filthy Hooligan and Filthy Hooligan Shamrock Returning for 2021
Feb 11, 2021: We reported on Lightspeed informing Tobacco Retailers they cannot Send SMS Marketing Messages
Feb 11, 2022: We assessed the Alec Bradley Trilogy Native Cameroon Robusto (2021)
Originally posted on February 11, 2023 @ 5:17 am