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 517 (12/24/22)

The Headlines


2022 Cigar of the Year Countdown

This week, we continued the Countdown for the Top 30 Cigars for 2022. This is the 13th consecutive year we have run a Countdown. Here are the details and criteria for the Countdown.

U.S. TTAB Rules to Cancel General Cigar’s Cohiba Trademark

The U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) cancelled a trademark registration for Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG)’s Cohiba brand. The ruling was the result of a petition made by the TTAB and is the latest development in an ongoing battle between Empresa Cubana Del Tabaco (d.b.a. Cubatabaco) and STG. We got details here.

The News

Product Reports

Other News

Legislative News

Cigar Reviews


  • None

Agile Cigar Reviews

  • None

The Smoking Syndicate

Features and Blog


Feature Story

  • None this Week

The Blog

  • None this Week

Prime Time Podcasts

Prime Time Show

Prime Time Special Edition

Prime Time Jukebox

  • None this week

Quesada Corner

Upcoming Schedule

12/27 Prime Time Special Edition 133: Tom Lazuka, Asylum Cigars
1/3  Prime Time Jukebox Episode 85: TBA
1/19 Prime Time Episode 254: Juan Lopez, Gurkha Cigars

On This Date…

On this date December 24th