Tobacconist named premier purveyor

| 30 Sep 2011 | 09:46

    Lafayette — Maria Pantaleone, a professional tobacconist with The Cigar Room, has qualified for membership in the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR). With more than 2,000 members throughout the United States and 31 foreign countries, IPCPR is the leading non-profit industry organization representing retailers, manufacturers and distributors of hand-made cigars, pipes and accessories. Stores displaying the IPCPR logo are recognized as premier purveyors of premium tobacco products. As a member of IPCPR, Pantaleone has access to IPCPR resources for market research, trade shows, products, services, publications, and participation in community, constitutional and legislative action programs. The Cigar Room is located at 75 Route 15 in Lafayette.