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Fox Knives 749 Cigar Cutter

After producing a multitude of blades in just about every shape and color combination imaginable, some knife manufactures have moved on to making a different sort of sharp object: cigar...

JetLine Ships Four New Lighters to Retail

After some delays with production and shipping, JetLine has begun shipping a quartet of new lighters to retailers after showing them off last summer: the Luxe, Avalanche, Mongoose Single Flame,...

Ash Quarterly Presents: Bugatti Review

This is a very limited edition package stopping at just 99 produced. For $99 you get your choice of limited edition Bugatti lighter with extras, plus 5 Bugatti cigars and...

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If PCA 2020 Happens halfwheel Won’t Be There

We’re out. After waking up this morning, I read this article—which if I’m being honest didn’t shine that much new light on the situation here in Texas—and then decided that halfwheel...

Cigar News: Xikar Announces Meridian Triple-Soft-Flame Lighter

Xikar has announced a new lighter, Meridian, a triple-soft-flame lighter. XIKAR Meridian lighter combines the traditional soft flame into a triple-flame format adding more power and size to the flame....

The Evolution of a Cigar Smoker

We all have our unique journey into the world of premium cigars: some of us start later in life, some of us are introduced at a young age (insert minimum...

XIKAR Announces Meridian, a Triple Soft Flame Lighter

There are plenty of triple-flame torch lighters, but a triple soft flame lighter is more or less unheard of, until now. XIKAR has announced that it will begin shipping the...

Join Rick Rodriguez’s Virtual Smoke Session!

If you’re driving down to Naples from the North, take exit 111 which is Immokalee Roar and head West until you see the Shoppes of Galeria. In this pristine shopping...

Weekly News (May 4, 2020)

News Drew Estate Adds Undercrown Toro Especial for Catalog Retailers Imperial Sells Premium Cigar Business for $1.3 Billion Lost&Found Launches No Free Lunch Cigars to Benefit the Hungry Macanudo Inspirado...

Privada Cigar Club Cigar Of The Month Club May Unboxing

https://PrivadaCigarClub.com is a new boutique cigar of the month club promising 3 limited edition or rare or aged cigars every month, custom tailored to you. This is what came to...
The Balmoral line of premium cigars will no longer be sold in the U.S. Scandinavian Tobacco Group (STG) is selling the remaining American inventory Balmoral and San Pedro de Macorís,...

2020 CA Report: 10 Top Boutique Cigars (2020)

Boutique cigar companies don’t get as much love as the big players, but this article’s got 10 reasons why they should - Check out this list of best-in-show boutique cigars...
Something special for this edition of #nowsmoking: Gary teams up with Macanudo Brand Ambassador, Laurel Tilley, for an all-Inspirado talk - learn about Orange, White, Black and Red, along with...
The Venetian/Sands Expo Center—the home of the cigar industry’s most important trade show—has publicly unveiled some of the safety measures it will put in place whenever the hotel and casino...

Imperial Sells Premium Cigar Business for $1.3 Billion

Imperial Brands, plc has announced that it has a deal in place to sell its premium cigar assets for €1.225 billion ($1.33 billion) in two stages. Little is known about...

CA Report: Top New Cigars (Apr 27 2020)

Looking for something new? You can bet that Top New Cigars has it - check out three more cigars, freshly landed in the Famous humidor now!
The post CA Report: Top...

Imperial Brands To Sell Premium Cigar Business For €1.23 Bln.

The British group Imperial Brands plc. announced today that it has agreed the sale of its worldwide premium cigar business for 1.225 billion euros (1.07 billion pounds).

Weekly News (April 27, 2020)

News Glynn Loope Leaving Cigar Rights of America Later This Year Crowned Heads Teases Las Calaveras 2020 General Shipping Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure Selección Joya de Nicaragua Cuatro Cinco Edición...

Robert Graham Ltd. Setting Up Virtual Tasting Event

On Friday, May 8th, 2020, the UK Whisky and Tobacco Merchant Robert Graham Ltd. is setting up a Virtual Cigar and Whisky Tasting.

HF Barcelona Melamine Grid Ashtray

Welcome to halfwheel, apparently your number one source in 2020 for cigar ashtray reviews. Unlike the last ashtray I reviewed, the HF Barcelona Melamine Grid Ashtray is an affordably priced place...

2020 CA Report: 10 of the Best Rothschild Cigars, Right Now

Thought Churchill was the only famous guy with a cigar named after him? Don't forget Rothschild - he got his in the late 1880s. We look at 10 of the...

Vector Announces Twister and Combat Lighters

Vector-KGM has announced a pair of new lighters that it expects to have on store shelves in the second half  of May. The Twister is a dual-flame, pocket friendly torch...

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