Cigar Industry Report Edition 595

Cigar Industry Report (Edition 595) 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 595 (6/29/24)

The Headlines

Joshua Harbursky Officially Named PCA Executive Director

The Premium Cigar Association (PCA) has removed the interim tag from Joshua Harbursky and has named him the new Executive Director. We have details here.

STG Acquires Mac Baren

In a major acquisition, Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG) has acquired Mac Baren. While Mac Baren is known for pipe tobacco, it owns Sutliff Tobacco, which handles distribution for several boutique cigar companies. We have the details here.

Supreme Court Strikes Down Chevron Deference Curtailing the Power of Federal Agencies

In a landmark ruling, the United States Supreme Court has struck down the Chevron Deference. With this ruling, the Supreme Court has cut back sharply on the power of federal agencies to interpret the laws they administer. We’ve got the details here.

The News

Product Reports

Other News


Agile Cigar Reviews

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

The Smoking Syndicate

  • None this week

El Oso Fumar

Let’s Get Pairing

Upcoming Schedule

TBA Let’s Get Pairing #26:  TBA
TBA El Oso Fumar Take 296: TBA
7/1 Prime Time Jukebox Episode 133: Album Archaeology #16: Saturday Night Fever Soundtrack
7/9  Prime Time Special Edition 161: Cavalier Cigars
7/1  Prime Time Episode 310: Chris Topper, Topper Cigars

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