Editorials

PCA 2022 Recap Show

We are continuing the format of this panel from last year as we'll have cigar brand exhibitors, retailers and media that attended the show. The goal is to get insight on the event from all three perspectives as well as thoughts on the future of the event.

2021 Best Cigar Value

This list is meant to represent the cigars with the best value (bang for the buck), not the best low cost cigars.

2021 Cigar of the Year

Take a look at our 2021 Cigar of the Year list which consist of new cigars released between November 2020 and October 2021.

PCA 2021 Recap Show

Traditionally, our PCA (formerly IPCPR) trade show recap shows have all been from the media point of view. This year it is evolving and in addition to media members, we are bringing in cigar brand exhibitors and retailers that attended the show. The goal is to get insight on the event from all three perspectives as well as thoughts on the future of the event. 

Cigar Editorial: Alberta, Canada Blinks on Cigar Lounges

On June 23rd, during the last legislative reading of the 2020 Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Amendment Act, an exemption was quietly added to allow for cigar and vape lounges in Alberta, Canada. This update was largely focused around bringing the Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act, last updated in 2018, to include language around vaping and associated restrictions.