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 409 (11/28/20)


The Headlines

Miami Cigar & Company Announces Major Business Restructuring

Miami Cigar & Company has announced it will undergo a major restructuring in its business model effective January 1st, 2021. The changes will involve a major reduction in the company’s field sales staff. We’ve got the details here.

J.C. Newman Ultimate Giveaway Contest

J.C. Newman has recently made available some J.C. Newman Brick House Culebra Muestra sets to Cigar Coop to use as a contest. Instead of just giving them away individually, we have once again assembled an Ultimate Giveaway!  This includes some more fun items from the Cigar Coop Battle of the Bands. This prize pack is worth $150.00. You can see the details here.


The News

Product Coverage

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 no new co-sponsors were added. The total number of sponsors remains 85.

Cigar Reviews


Features and Blog

Feature Story

The Blog

Prime Time Podcasts

Prime Time Show

  • No Show This Week

Prime Time Special Edition

  • No Show This Week

Prime Time Jukebox

  • No Show This Week

Upcoming Schedule

11/30 Prime Time Jukebox Episode 24: Prime Time Jukebox One Year Anniversary
12/3  Prime Time Episode 166: Michael Herklots
12/7 Prime Time Jukebox Episode 25: The Christmas Music 2020 Episode
12/8: Prime Time Special Edition 89: The Unauthorized CA Top 25 Show

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