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[Asia, China] Feature: Female Cuban cigar roller's legendary experience of craft mastering

Yolanda Medina, a famous cigar rolling master, has just returned from another trip to China, where she displayed her cigar rolling skills for aficionados of premium Cuban cigars in Beijing and Shanghai. Each year since 2000, Medina, who is one of Cuba's
Xinhua Newswire
added Feb 16, 2018 17:15
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[Cuba] The Lineup—20th Anniversary Habanos Festival

It all begins on Monday, February 26 with a dinner at the El Laguito protocol hall. The highlight of the evening will be the preview of the Cohiba Robusto Reserva Cosecha 2014, a new premium release of the country’s most iconic brand.
Cigar Aficionado
added Feb 16, 2018 17:15
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Puffing up Cigar Sales

convenience store cigar promotions continue to ignite consumer loyalty. Once considered a stodgy segment, the cigar market has become increasingly innovative, with manufacturers offering a variety of new flavors, packaging and merchandising ideas. Retail
Convenience Store Decisions
added Feb 16, 2018 17:14
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Tobacco Cooperative Names New CEO / Former Reynolds executive to lead USTC

Robert Fulford Jr. assumed his new role Feb. 1 after being vice president of leaf operations for RAI, Winston-Salem, N.C., and holding several senior-level positions at R.J. Reynolds and Brown & Williamson. “After thorough review and a comprehensive sea
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:14
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Illinois Debates Tobacco Purchase Age

Committees from both the Illinois Senate and the House of Representatives endorsed proposals that would raise the legal age of purchase for tobacco products from the current age of 18 years old to 21. On Feb. 6, the Senate Public Health Committee voted 6
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:14
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BRIANT: New Jersey Introduces Menthol Cigarette Ban

This potential prohibition in the State of New Jersey on a legal product that can only be purchased by adults at least 21 years of age will have a devastating impact on New Jersey retailers while at the same time fueling the illicit trafficking of menthol
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:14
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[Asia, China] Doctor sees anxiety end with ruling

Yang Fan's feelings of anxiety finally subsided after a court overturned a decision that ordered him to compensate the family of an elderly man who died after a quarrel over smoking in an elevator...when he got into a heated exchange with the deceased, s
China Daily (cn)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:13
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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6248: REPLY BRIEF OF DEFENDANTS AND REMEDIES PARTIES IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR REFERRAL TO THE SPECIAL MASTER

The parties are now within steps of a total agreement, needing minimal help to close the deal. But Plaintiffs have suddenly stopped short, insisting that Defendants either capitulate to Plaintiffs’ every demand or proceed on their own at risk of contempt
Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 16, 2018 02:14
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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6247: PLAINTIFFS’ OPPOSITION TO DEFENDANTS’ AND REMEDIES PARTIES’ MOTION FOR REFERRAL TO THE SPECIAL MASTER FOR MEDIATION

Plaintiffs have spent half a year seeking to accommodate the tobacco companies’ asserted desire for certainty. But, contrary to the companies’ efforts to turn Plaintiffs’ accommodation against them, Plaintiffs’ willingness to provide feedback and opine up
Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 16, 2018 01:52
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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 12/23/17-02/13/18

6247 Memorandum in opposition to re 6245 MOTION for Mediation MOTION to Clarify filed by AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION, AMERICANS FOR NONSMOKERS’ RIGHTS, NATIONAL AFRICAN AMERICAN TOBACCO PREVENTION NETWO
Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 16, 2018 01:00
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