July/August 2015
Vol. 26, No. 3


IPCPR 2015
Everything you need to know about the show.

Nicaraguan Original
Joya de Nicaragua is experiencing a youth movement. But while the new leadership intends to bring the company into the 21st century, they’re also determined to honor the iconic Joya de Nicaragua brand.

Topper Cigar
The secret is out, or maybe it’s no secret at all: Relationships have sustained the Topper Cigar brand for more than a century, and fourth-generation cigar maker Chris Topper intends to continue the tradition for many years
to come.

In the Driver’s Seat
Noted cigar maker Jose Seijas’ incurable passion for cigars inspired him to create his own line under the historic Dominican name Matilde.

Nolan Knows
Michael Nolan has a certain degree of perspective on the tobacco industry. He hasn’t missed much in his 37 years as a tobacconist—in fact, he’s experienced the highs, the lows and everything in between.

Phillips & King
P&K has a simple goal to redefine the distributor role in the tobacco industry. And they aim to do it by putting people first.

A Taste of Rio
Davidoff’s new Escurio line intends to capture the lights, sensations and originality of
Rio de Janeiro after dark.