The Cigar Industry Report is a one stop place to catch up on the activity here at Cigar Coop and Stogie Geeks. It is a combination of our news reports, cigar reviews, and assessment updates we do throughout the week. We will also recap what happened on our Stogie Geeks show. Finally, each week we will look back at Cigar Coop history. Look for this report every Saturday morning at 8am Eastern time.
Feature of the Week: Tatuaje Cigars Announces Unlucky 13
This week Tatuaje Cigars made the announcement of the thirteen retailers who will receive dress boxes of the Tatuaje Jekyll – the seventh installment of the Monsters Series.
- Davidoff: The Tobacco Shop of Ridgewood (New Jersey) has become the fifth Davidoff branded lounge in the United States.
- E.P. Carrillo: We covered two new releases first heading to Europe and then the U.S. – the E.P. Carrillo New Wave Reserva and the E.P. Carrillo Cabinet.
- La Aurora Cigars: We previewed the La Aurora Adds Preferido No. 1 Line Extension to Guillermo Leon Signature and Fernando Leon Family Reserve line extensions.
- Paul Stulac Cigars: The company will release a lancero extension to its Red Screaming Sun line called Paul Stulac Red Screaming Sun Mr Brown. The cigar will be a shop exclusive to Westside Humidor in Wichita, Kansas.
- Regius Cigars: The company has announced it has expanded its UK based sales force.
- Delaware: The Wilmington, DE City Council voted 6-5 against a bill that would have expanded an outdoor smoking ban to parks, playgrounds, and bus shelters.
- FDA: No new co-sponsors have signed on to HR792. The total remains at 165 co-sponsors (166 total sponsors)
- For this month’s editorial, we cover our position on how we cover rumors, teasers, and press releases in the cigar industry.
- Davidoff Art Edition 2014
- La Aroma de Cuba Noblesse by Ashton Cigars
- La Boheme by Boutique Blends Cigars
- MBombay Classic
- Quesada Oktoberfest 2014 Das Boot
- Tatuaje Face (Part of the Pudgy Monsters Series)
Stogie Geeks Episode 112
1502 Connecticut Robusto
Bodega Reunion Aperitivo
Camacho Legendario Connecticut
Davidoff Art Edition 2014
God of Fire Serie B 2011
H. Upmann Half Corona
Hechicera Maduro Toro
Illusione Fume D’Amour Toro
Joya De Nicaragua Cabinetta Double Corona
La Aroma de Cuba Noblesse by Ashton Cigars
Quesada Oktoberfest 2014 Bavarian
Quesada Oktoberfest 2014 Das Boot
Sancho Panza Belicosos (Habanos)
Some Random Cigars Paul Smoked
Tatuaje Face (Part of the Pudgy Monsters Series)
Tatuaje Tiff (Part of the Pudgy Monsters Series)
- October 4th 2011: We assessed the Monte Pascoal Minutos
- October 4th 2012: We assessed the Quesada Q D’Etat Daga
- October 4th 2013: We reported on Rodrigo Cigars plans for a tasting panel program for Factory Fresh Cigars
- October 4th 2013: We reported an announcement of the first two House of Emilio Master Retailers
- October 4th 2013: We assessed the Don Pepin Garcia Original Invictos