James Foster, CST
Premium Cigar Association
Well, friends, it’s that time again where I’ve trekked out to Vegas for you in the summertime…  Braving the heat, strange offers from Uber drivers, and Brian Levine’s attempts at comedy to bring you the latest news that’s fit to print about the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) trade show. Attending always welcomes old faces and new faces and this year has been no different, except for the new face of IPCPR.

That’s right, IPCPR is being rebranded. Funnily enough when they had the “big announcement” almost everyone already knew the details with a few exceptions bringing about what they even termed as the worst kept secret in the industry. IPCPR is now the Premium Cigar Association(PCA).

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