Specialty stores aren't the only place where cigar aficionados can get their favorite stogie. Kroger, Harris Teeter and many other retailers are also carrying the premium brands.
Savvy retailers are capitalizing on what's become the fastest-growing area of the tobacco industry. Though some chains have offered packaged cigars for years, many are now getting into the premium hand-rolled end of the business. SN has seen everything from 4-foot shelf displays to walk-in humidors.