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General Cigars has announced the upcoming release of CAO Bones, a cigar inspired by dominoes and dice, a combination that pairs well with a cigar in hand and in the company of friends, both old and new. In a press release, Rick Rodriguez, CAO’s blender and brand ambassador, commented on the new release: “Bones is […]
JUUL Labs has submitted a Premarket Tobacco Product Application (PMTA) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the company’s JUUL System, an electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) product. JUUL’s PMTA application included comprehensive scientific evidence for the JUUL device as well as its Virginia Tobacco and Menthol flavored JUULpods. Both of these pod […]
Retailers and consumers are more interested in personal accessories today than ever before, especially with the current COVID-19 pandemic and the focus on limiting one’s unnecessary exposure to germs through sharing items, such as cutters and lighters. That’s why companies like HF Barcelona are bringing attention to their products that can enhance the cigar lifestyle […]
NACS 2020 is the latest industry event to cancel due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The trade show put on by the National Association of Convenience Stores, a trade association focused on the advancement of convenience and fuel retailing. Among the show’s exhibitors are a number of tobacco manufacturers, along with retailers operating in the convenience […]
J.C. Newman Cigar Co. introduces Yagua, a classic cigar with Cuban roots that the Newman family has recreated in Nicaragua. Yagua was first teased at the 2019 International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers trade show and convention. Yagua’s story dates back to 1940s Cuba and was inspired by J.C. Newman PENSA’s General Manager, Lazaro Lopez, […]
Altria Group, Inc. has announced its 2020 second-quarter and first-half business results and reestablished its 2020 adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) guidance. In the report, Altria reported that it had net pre-tax charges of $50 million that were directly related to costs for disruptions caused by, or brought on by efforts to mitigate the […]
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Dustin Prudhomme, a Louisiana native, got his start in the tobacco industry like many others—working in retail. Three years ago, Prudhomme worked part time at the Charlotte Cigar Club located in North Carolina. It was at this job that he learned the basic processes and hidden culture involved in the business side of the cigar […]
Marlboro maker Altria said it expected full-year earnings to rise as much as 4% from last year and announced plans to expand the availability of its iQOS heated-tobacco devices in more markets in the U.S.
Over the past several weeks, Swisher International’s leadership team and employees have engaged in honest and at times difficult conversations about the devastating effects of systemic racism and social injustice throughout the country. From those discussions and conversations with Black business leaders, Swisher International has set out to create meaningful and lasting social change with […]
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Philip Morris International (PMI) has announced its 2020 second-quarter results, including reporting that its net revenues were down by 13.6 percent while certain categories within the company is seeing gains, including heated tobacco. In its latest report, PMI reported that cigarette and heated tobacco unit shipments were down by 14.5 percent. This included cigarette shipment […]
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