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 526 (2/26/23)

The Headlines

STG to Acquire Alec Bradley Cigar Company

Scandinavian Tobacco Group (ST) has announced its intent to purchase Alec Bradley Cigar Company. We’ve got the details here.

Procigar Festival 2023

This week we had coverage of Procigar’s 2023 Festival from Santiago, Dominican Republic. We filed the following reports:

Contest: Romeo y Julieta Envy Prize Pack

We are giving away a really cool Romeo y Julieta gift set. This includes:

  • Romeo Y Julieta Sling Bag
  • Romeo Y Julieta Cutter
  • Romeo Y Julieta Lighter  
  • Romeo Y Julieta Envy Cigar Travel Case

To enter click here

The News

Product Reports

Other News


Cigar Reviews


  • None

Agile Cigar Reviews

  • None

The Smoking Syndicate

Features and Blog


Feature Story

  • See Procigar coverage above

The Blog

  • None

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

3/1  Prime Time Jukebox Episode 90: Rolling Stone Top 500 Songs Part 10: 50 to 1
3/2 Prime Time Episode 258: Abe Dababneh
TBA Prime Time Special Edition 137: TBD

On This Date…

On this date February 25th