Today, Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG) announced the formation of The Forged Cigar Company. It will be an independent national cigar distribution network, and will divide its portfolio of brands between General Cigar Company (GCC), a subsidiary of STG, and the newly-formed company.
Around thew world, even people who don't smoke cigars know the name Cohiba. A few months ago, Cohiba released the Cohiba Royale. General Cigar, parent company of Cohiba, touted the release as the fullest and strongest of any cigar to ever carry the Cohiba name. It is also the first Cohiba to not be made [...]
Some of the biggest names in the world of Premium Cigars announced today that they will not be attending the flagship trade show of our industry. That being, the PCA Trade Show Scheduled to begin on July 10th of this year in Las Vegas. Davidoff, Altadis, General Cigar, and Drew Estate all announced in separate statements today that the PCA Trade Show will happen this year without their exhibits.