Thursday, July 27th, 2017


Scandinavian Tobacco Group Makes Board Changes

Copenhagen, 3 July 2017 In a world of constant change, change is also constant in the business world. Values currently at $1.5 billion, it is a big and profitable company. With that, comes corporate decisions to trim assets in order to continue growth and profitability. Seems like this is the case with the following announcement. Change in Employee Representation on the Board of Directors  Charlotte Lückstadt Nielsen, employee-elected member of the Board of Directors of Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S, has resigned from the Board of Directors as a result ofRead More

John Wolfe: Artisan Pipe Maker Featured in Indy News

By Ruth Serven: Indy Star During the day, John Wolf is a carpenter. Late at night, he’s a Domino’s deliveryman. But for a few hours each evening, he gets to do what he truly loves: sit at a table in a hot warehouse and carve tobacco pipes. Wolf, 25, has used and admired pipes for years. Five months ago, he moved his young family from Michigan to Indianapolis, following his dream of becoming a pipe maker. Rather than learning the craft on his own, Wolf apprenticed himself to Nate King, who ownsRead More

Beginners: Start Here

In browsing the for estate pipes of my favorite types and brands as I so often so, and looking for news articles to share or subjects to write about, I came across this little gem. Never thought to look at amazon for smoking pipe hobby materials, but lo and behold, here they were. There are a number of well known provider of pipe kits and beginner tools and materials, but this is a very exciting way to get some starter pipes to practice and hone your sanding, blasting and staining, andRead More