A quarter century ago, Nestor Miranda was distributing cigars from the trunk of a car after a lengthy career in the liquor business. Two and a half decades later, his company, Miami Cigar & Co., distributes 20 million cigars a year. To celebrate the milestone, the company is releasing a 25th Anniversary Humidor containing cigars from the La Aurora factory in the Dominican Republic and My Father Cigars in Nicaragua.
The biggest names in hip-hop and cigars have teamed up to release a special-edition smoke in a unique partnership. General Cigar Co. has announced Cohiba Comador, a collaboration with Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter.
New York City cigar institution Nat Sherman International Inc. will be adding a Super Lancero size to three of its existing brands next week.