Earlier today, Executive Director Scott Pearce of the Premium Cigar Association (PCA) hosted a call with PCA Member Media Organizations to announce temporary changes to PCA staffing and programs. The changes were also announced in a press release to be a result of the enduring effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting economic hardships. The entire PCA staff, including Scott Pearce, will be furloughed, with benefits, as the board and executive committee work through the financial challenges currently faced by the association.
The first cigar project from Cigar Dojo came back in 2014 with the Undrcrown Dogma. It was a unique and highly sought after box press vitola of the massively popular Undercrown Maduro. The popularity of the Dogma promoted it into a wider release and continues to be a consistent favorite among Drew Estate consumers, Now [...]
In a press release today, the Premium Cigar Association (PCA) made the announcement that the 2020 PCA Convention and Trade Show has been cancelled. The flagship trade show for the premium cigar industry was scheduled to take place July 10—14, 2020 at the Sands/Venetian Convention Center and Hotel. The cancellation is in response to public health concerns surrounding COVID-19.
Black Label Trading Company is pleased to announce the shipment of Bishops Blend 5 Year Anniversary to select retailers. Bishops Blend is hand crafted in Esteli, Nicaragua at Fabrica Oveja Negra. This is the fifth-year anniversary of Bishops Blend in the Corona Larga and Robusto vitolas. The Lancero vitola was released earlier this year. By releasing one of its top selling Limited Editions, BLTC hopes to encourage sales for its retailers in this difficult time.