The cigar industry has always been a place that likes to celebrate success. From Cigar Aficionado’s iconic ratings to Cigar Journal’s annual Cigar Trophy Awards, there is no shortage of ways to find the best blends on the market. Now, Cigar Sense is giving consumers a new way to recognize a solid cigar before spending money on it: their Product Excellence Award.
Michael Jordan’s love of cigars has been well known, from his recent documentary to this very blog. However, owning one of the historical sticks that he puffed upon is another matter entirely. But now super fans (of the super rich variety) will have a chance to do just that.
With the Omicron variant seemingly receding, many companies and organizations are feeling confident enough to finally hold in-person events again. Drew Estate is no different. The brand recently announced, via a Facebook Live video, that their beloved Barn Smoker is returning in 2022.
The Cigar Smoking World Championship (or CSWC) is expanding throughout the globe. As they strive to include more and more countries in the qualification season, one thing has become apparent: more judges are needed.
Getting a brand started or taking your business to the next level is never an easy feat. In the cigar industry, one could argue it’s even more difficult. Tobacco products can present unique hurdles for entrepreneurs around nearly every corner. From FDA regulations to advertising restrictions, it can be frustrating getting your cigar business to boom.