Vol. 23, No. 4
Returning to Florida
For the first time since 2001, Florida plays host to the IPCPR show.
IPCPR show floor plan
A map of the IPCPR show’s layout
A complete list of the vendors attending the show and their booth numbers
As the new president of Davidoff of North America, James (Jim) Young sets a new course for the company.
Celebrating the 125th anniversary of its iconic brand is no occasion to rest on its laurels for Gurkha Cigar Group, which is embarking on several bold initiatives.
Front and center
Orlando resident Jeff Borysiewicz creates Corona Cigar Co., a chain of three impressive area stores and a mail order/Internet business, and fights for cigar smokers’ rights.
Family-owned Danish tobacco company Mac Baren introduces a new American-style aromatic line of pipe tobaccos, 7 Seas.
While their father, Ed, established the first Tinder Box store in Santa Monica, Karl and his late brother, also named Ed, established the business as the largest retail tobacco chain in the U.S.
Good words, bad words
Social media gives customers an outlet to voice feedback—both good and bad—that’s available for anyone to see.