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: Swisher International Announces Plans to Acquire Drew Estate

We have comprehensive coverage and analysis of this    landmark news in the cigar industry:

News and Previews

We took a look at six shop exclusives this week that are coming to Westside Humidor for their 5th Anniversary.  The names are based off characters from the film “Reservoir Dogs”:

Other News

Legislative News
Feature Story


On Episode 115 of Stogie Geeks we welcomed Paul Stulac of Paul Stulac Cigars.  We then went through our smokes of the week.  We introduced our new weekly segment “The Debonaire Ideal”.  Paul did an feature on pipes and pipe tobacco, and Coop recaps Swisher’s acquisition of Drew Estate.

Our smokes of the week included:

Avo 75 (Avo Limited Edition 2001)
Avo 22 (Avo Limited Edition 2002)
Crux Ninfamaniac
Fuente Opus X Forbidden X Lancero 2010
H. Upmann – The Banker – Annuity
Herrera Esteli Norteno Corona Gorda Vs. Pre-Release Box Press
Liga Privada T52 Belicoso
Padron 1964 Anniversary Belicoso TAA Exclusive Natural (2014)
Padron Family Reserve 50th Maduro
Ramon Allones Gigantes (Habanos)
Tatuaje Drac (Part of the Pudgy Monsters Series)
Unbanded From (Listener) Zed
Zino Platinum “The Make Of Texas”

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