Cigar Industry Report Edition 579

Cigar Industry Report (Edition 579) is a one-stop place to catch up on the activity here at Cigar Coop for the past week. It combines 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 at 8am Eastern Time.

Cigar Industry Report: Edition 579 (3/2/24)

The Headlines

Procigar 24 Coverage

For the fourth year in a row, Cigar Coop is on the ground in the Dominican Republic, providing coverage of Procigar 2024. Procigar Festival 2024 is from February 18 through February 23, 2024. This year will feature more coverage for us than ever as we cover the festivities from La Romana and Santiago. Our coverage will wrap up next week with a post-game report.

Laudisi Enterprises Acquires Caldwell Cigar Company and Lost & Found

Laudisi Enterprises has acquired Caldwell Cigar Company as well as Lost & Found Cigars. Laudisi Enterprises is best known for its pipe brands, such as Cornell & Diehl and Peterson, and the online outlet The move now positions Laudisi as a seller of premium cigar brands. We’ve got the details here.

The News

Product Reports

Other News

Cigar Reviews


  • None this week

Agile Cigar Reviews

  • None this week

The Smoking Syndicate

  • None this week

Features and Blog

Feature Story

  • None this week

The Blog

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Prime Time Podcasts

Our podcasts that aired this week.

Prime Time Show

Prime Time Special Edition

  • None this week

Prime Time Jukebox

  • None this week

Let’s Get Pairing

Upcoming Schedule

3/3 Let’s Get Pairing Episode 11: Aganorsa Leaf Supreme Leaf Wooden Indian 60th
3/5 Prime Time Special Edition 156: Nicholas Perdomo III, Perdomo Cigars
3/7 Prime Time Episode 299: 2024 Virtual Trade Expo
3/11Prime Time Jukebox Episode 122: TBA

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