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Taking One for the Team: Smoking an Awful Cigar

As employees of Best Cigar Prices, we test-smoke a large number of cigars. Most range from average to amazing in the quality department. It feels like the best job in the world, getting paid to puff. But test-smoking cigars can’t be all unicorns and sunshine… there have to be some bad experiences or what the […]

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by Jason, 13 years ago

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B&M Cigar Retailers and Online Cigar Retailers are More Co-Dependent than You Might Think

While replying to an interview with cigar blog Robustojoe, I had a chance to address a topic that’s been on our minds for the last few months — namely, the co-dependence of B&M cigar retailers with online retailers like ourselves. If you’re coming from the B&M sector, you might disagree. There is a common perception […]

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by Jason, 13 years ago

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Cigars in China: A Growing Market

The Chinese economy is booming, and the Financial Times is reporting that the Chinese manufacturing industry will be the world’s largest as of 2011. The U.S. led global manufacturing for 110 years, but next year we’ll be in second place. As you might imagine, luxury is a noticeable side effect of the newborn economic giant, […]

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by Jason, 13 years ago

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Cigar Blog Roundup: Resignations, Ratings, Factories, Taxes and Beer

We hope you all had a fantastic Fourth of July weekend! It was a scorcher here in New York… not the best cigar weather but I did get a chance to enjoy an amazingly delicious Montecriso Flor Fina.But enough about me, what’s going on in the world of cigar news? Two French government officials were […]

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by Jason, 13 years ago

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The American Cigar World: Small and Getting Smaller

Here at BestCigarPrices, we try to keep an eye on the big picture. When you step all the way back and look at the whole scene, it’s both amazing and humbling to see how tight-knit our industry is. The Huffington Post reported recently that cigars in America are an $800 million a year retail business. […]

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by Jason, 13 years ago