Cigar News: Crux Cigars Hires First Direct Sales Executive

After more than a half a decade in the premium cigar business, Crux Cigars announced today they have hired their first direct Sales Executive, Sam Ventura. Mr. Ventura will cover the Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Arkansas territory of the US. The company stated that Sam’s roll will include servicing existing retail partners and hosting events, Read more about Cigar News: Crux Cigars Hires First Direct Sales Executive[…]

Mike Holmes

Cigar Lifestyle: Eleven Cigars Most Talked About in 2019 – Mike Holmes

A note from Boston Jimmie Alright now – 2019 is over, cigar media have posted their top lists and the debates have begun. You may agree or disagree with the ratings, rankings, and selections on them, or then again you may not even care, but one thing every consumer should pay attention to is what Read more about Cigar Lifestyle: Eleven Cigars Most Talked About in 2019 – Mike Holmes[…]

Cigar News: 2019 Stogie Press Top 25 Boutique Cigar Candidates – 21 through 29

Well folks, this is it, the final candidates for the 2019 Stogie Press Top 25 Boutique Cigars. Yes, I know there is more than 25, that is because we will have some honorable mentions. In fact, going back through my reviews, I added one more to make a total of 29. Remember, these are not Read more about Cigar News: 2019 Stogie Press Top 25 Boutique Cigar Candidates – 21 through 29[…]

Crux Cigars Bull & Bear

Cigar News: Crux Cigars Bull & Bear Shipping This Week

Crux Cigars has announced they will begin shipping the Bull & Bear this week to their retail partners across the country. Released in 2014, the Bull & Bear was one of the 5 original blends manufactured by Crux Cigars. Since being released, it has been a staple in the Crux Cigars assortment and consistently rates Read more about Cigar News: Crux Cigars Bull & Bear Shipping This Week[…]

Cigar News: 2019 Stogie Press Top 25 Boutique Cigar Candidates – 1 through 5

It is that time of the year, when the cigar media starts to rank the best cigars they have smoked throughout the year. Everyone has a different list, some focus on all cigars, some include cigars from previous years, and some break down different vitolas. Here on Stogie Press, we have focused on small batch Read more about Cigar News: 2019 Stogie Press Top 25 Boutique Cigar Candidates – 1 through 5[…]

Cigar Review: Crux Epicure Maduro Toro – Rated 94

During the 2018 IPCPR trade show, Crux Cigars teased out a line extension to the Crux Epicure blend. The extension was a to be known as the Crux Epicure Maduro. The official release did not happen until the trade show the this year. The Crux Epicure Maduro also carries the re-branding the company has gone Read more about Cigar Review: Crux Epicure Maduro Toro – Rated 94[…]

Cigar News: Crux Cigars Starts Shipping Newly Branded Products

Crux Cigars has announced they will begin shipping their newly branded product this week to retail partners across the country. Announced at the 2019 IPCPR Trade Show, the brand has undergone a complete refresh, including a new look and packaging design. The first phase will include the Epicure, Epicure Maduro, and Guild blends in various Read more about Cigar News: Crux Cigars Starts Shipping Newly Branded Products[…]

Must See and Try – Small Brand Cigars at the 2019 IPCPR

If you are attending the 87th annual IPCPR Trade Show in Las Vegas, NV this month, you may want to reserve a percentage of your purchasing budget for some small, yet growing, boutique cigar brands that offer quality and flavor that rivals the biggest brands in the industry. As the one cigar media website that Read more about Must See and Try – Small Brand Cigars at the 2019 IPCPR[…]

Cigar News: Crux Cigars Limitada Gunner Shipping This Week

Crux Cigars will begin shipping the much anticipated Limitada Gunner this week to their retail partners across the country. Announced at the 2018 IPCPR Trade Show, the Gunner is the second quarter extension of the popular Limitada line from Crux Cigars in 2019, following the Redline earlier this year. The Gunner will be expressed in Read more about Cigar News: Crux Cigars Limitada Gunner Shipping This Week[…]

Cigar News: Crux Cigars Introduces New Branding

Crux Cigars, an established name in cigar manufacturing has announced a refreshed brand image with a new logo, packaging, and messaging. The comprehensive re-brand elevates the focus on Crux’s constant commitment to quality cigars and desire to connect to their consumers in new and innovative ways. The re-brand includes a new logo, refreshed blend specific Read more about Cigar News: Crux Cigars Introduces New Branding[…]

Cigar News: Crux Cigars Announces 2nd and 3rd Installment of the Salomone Series

Crux Cigars anounced today they have added to their new Short Salomone Series of limited edition cigars with the release of the Guild and Limitada Short Salomones. These are the second and third in the Series, which includes the previously released and Stogie Press, 97 rated, Epicure Short Salomone. Crux Cigars noted in the press Read more about Cigar News: Crux Cigars Announces 2nd and 3rd Installment of the Salomone Series[…]

Cigar News: Crux Cigars Begins Shipping Epicure Maduro

Crux Cigars announced today they have begun shipping the long awaited Epicure Maduro to its retail partners across the country. The Crux Epicure Maduro was displayed at the 2018 IPCPR but was not ready to ship at that time. The blend builds upon the success of the Crux Epicure, but features a premium Mexican San Read more about Cigar News: Crux Cigars Begins Shipping Epicure Maduro[…]

Cigar Review: Crux Epicure Short Salomone – Rated 97

When I published the news that Crux Cigars will be introducing a Limited Edition Short Salomone vitola of their acclaimed Epicure cigar, I said to myself, can the Crux crew top the original Epicure? I mean it was the #5 cigar of the year in a year with plenty of fine competition. I certainly wanted Read more about Cigar Review: Crux Epicure Short Salomone – Rated 97[…]

Crux Cigars Smoklahoma Corona Gorda Collection

Cigar News: Crux Cigars Brings Back Smoklahoma Corona Gorda Collection

It is that time of the year, and if you live in or near Oklahoma City, you may want to check the 2019 Smoklahoma Cigar Event this weekend. Crux Cigars is returning to the event this weekend with a re-release of their exclusive Smoklahoma Corona Gorda Collection. The event begins at 6:30 PM tonight, April Read more about Cigar News: Crux Cigars Brings Back Smoklahoma Corona Gorda Collection[…]