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 341 (8/10/19)


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Feature of the Week: Villiger Cigars Announces La Flor de Ynclan Toro 

This week Villiger Cigars announced a fifth vitola in its La Flor de Ynclan line with the Villiger La Flor de Ynclan Toro.

2019 IPCPR Product Reports:

2019 IPCPR Spotlights

Other News

Legislative News

  • U.S. Senate: S.9 is a proposed piece of legislation that calls for an exemption from FDA Regulation for premium handmade cigars. This week no new co-sponsors were added. The total number of sponsors remains at 15.
  • U.S. House of Representatives: H.R.1854 is the House Companion Bill to S.9. This week one new co-sponsor, Tim Bucket [R-Tennessee] was added. The total number of sponsors is now at 79.


Agile Cigar Reviews

Prime Time Show

For Episode 105, our special guest was Rafael Nodal of Tabacalera USA and Boutique Blends

Prime Time Special Edition

Prime Time Special Edition 58: Drew Estate Mount Rushmore + Aging Experiment #3

Prime Time from the 2019 IPCPR

We published our interview with Steve Saka of Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust.


Prime Time

Episode 105 (8/15/19): All Star-Media Panel #7

No Show 8/22/19

Prime Time Special Edition

Special Edition #59 (8/20/19): Alec and Bradley Rubin, Alec Bradley Cigars

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