Is Bloomberg everywhere? I saw this sign in the La Aurora cigar factory down in the Dominican Republic. At some spots, smoking is prohibited in order to ensure that the product is not affected. Disclosure: La Aurora and Miami Cigar & Company picked up the tab for this trip. My opinions are my own.
Cigars and other tobacco products have always been an easy target for government officials looking to drum up cash without having to make cuts. It’s hard to defend smokers’ rights, and it isn’t likely that a politician would feel the heat for nailing us for a few extra bucks. Well, it’s good to see that [...]
Efforts to regulate tobacco seem tireless. Of course, it’s hard to argue with any measure aimed at keeping tobacco products out of the hands of minors – you’ll find in the cigar industry, for example, that this is widely and genuinely believed. Cigar companies do not want minors participating (not that many could even access [...]
If you haven’t had a chance to smoke the new Puro d’Oro from Davidoff, the company’s first new line in a decade, there’s another chance for you to celebrate. Book your ticket to the Wrap Party at Club Macanudo. The event is on Thursday, May 27, 2010, from 7 PM to 10 PM, and the [...]