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Cigar News: PCA Releases COVID-19 Federal Policy Blueprint for Recovery

PCA calls upon Congress and the Administration to take action to create conditions where our members can not only rebuild and recover, but eventually grow their businesses. We hope that Congress and the Administration will consider four key areas that are critical to recovery for our industry include: FDA Regulatory Relief, Small Business Program (PPP) Reform, Liability Protection, and Tax Policy.

Cigar News: PCA Cancels the 2020 Trade Show

PCA announced today it will cancel the PCA Convention and Trade Show that was scheduled to take place July 10-14, 2020 at the Sands/Venetian Convention Center and Hotel due to public health and safety concerns related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Cigar News: PCA Launches Page to Show Status of Cigar Shops During COVID-19 Outbreak

As a way for us to promote our members who are offering new ways to service customers at this time, we have created a webpage that lists out all stores in a given state, location, and what they are currently offering (curbside, to-go, limited customers in store, delivery, etc.). This is constantly being updated as we get information in from our retail members.

Cigar News: PCA Responds to 2020 Trade Show Withdrawals

The PCA 2020 show will be full, with the family-owned manufacturers who support the brick and mortar retailers and whose products fill our humidors. It is more important than ever that family-owned businesses that built this industry come together.

Cigar News: PCA Launches Educational Event Series

The Premium Cigar Association (PCA) is launching a Washington, DC educational event series aimed at providing quality in-person learning experiences for legislators, regulators, and staff. The series will kick off on September 5th with two subsequent events.

Cigar News: PCA Announces New Dates for CigarCon and Dedicated Sub-Committee

The Premium Cigar Association (PCA) has announced that plans for CigarCon, a consumer event held in conjunction with its annual convention and trade show, will not take place in 2020 and will be considered for 2021. In addition to the date change, the PCA has also created a sub-committee to focus exclusively on CigarCon and expects participation from all classes of retailer and associate membership.