The Cigar Industry Report is a one-stop place to catch up on the activity here at Cigar Coop. It is a combination of the news reports, cigar reviews, and assessment updates we do throughout the week. In addition, each week we will look back at Cigar Coop history. Look for this report every Saturday morning at 8am Eastern Time.

Cigar Industry Report: Edition 333 (6/8/19)


Feature of the Week: Gurkha Cigars Makes IPCPR Announcements 

Gurkha Cigars announced a series of IPCPR releases. Our coverage includes:

Feature of the Week: Latest Round of Trump Sanctions Against Cuba Eliminates Group People to People Travel

The Treasury and Commerce Department of the Trump Administration announced further sanctions on Cuba. These sanctions include further travel restrictions with the elimination of some non-family travel including what was one of the most common categories cigar tourists would go to Cuba under – Group People to People Educational Travel. We’ve got the details here.

News and Previews

Legislative News


Editor’s Corner

Prime Time Show

On Episode 98, we began the first of three weeks of “Pre-Game” coverage leading up to the 2019 IPCPR Trade Show with a Media Panel Show.

Prime Time Special Edition

No show this week


Prime Time

Episode 99 (6/13/19): Industry Panel Discussion #6: Saka, Martin & Alfonso
Episode 100 (6/20/19): The Ultimate IPCPR Pre-Game Show

Prime Time Special Edition

Special Edition #55 (6/11/19): Al Micallef, Micallef Cigars

On this date June 9th…