IPCPR Associate Member Benefits and Services
Unparalleled exposure to IPCPR’s retailer member base through:
- A four-day members-only Annual Convention and International Trade Show— the
tobacco industry's largest and most important event of the year:
- More than 2,000 qualified buyers from 1,000+ member stores - ready and eager to buy
- Informative seminars and meetings
- Unparalleled networking opportunities between you and the retailers
- Four badges per 100 square feet of reserved booth space
Important Note: Only IPCPR exhibiting Associate Members may attend and participate in
the Trade Show, for which booths are necessary and booth fees are charged.
IPCPR Retailer’s Almanac: the "bible" of the tobacco industry with 300+ pages of
product listings, and information on cigars, cigarettes, pipes, tobaccos, lighters and
gift items. Available in print and online at: www.ipcpr.org.
IPCPR Report: member quarterly newsletter with association and industry news,
statistics, and updates sent out to all members with the ability for Associate mem-
bers to advertise and promote their products and services to their target market
audience, IPCPR’s retail members.
IPCPR E-Newsletter: electronic newsletter with pertinent and timely topics of
interest to our members containing web links to other sites such as newspapers,
magazines, blogs and broadcasters dealing with the premium cigar industry and
Members receive complimentary subscriptions to "Tobacconist” and "Smokeshop”
Magazines, two premier publications for the premium tobacconist industry and the
official trade publications of the IPCPR.
Updates and other communications that keep you informed on industry issues.
Free enrollment in the Tobacconist University’s education program enabling industry individuals to become certified tobacconists, helping to bring credibility, status &
honor back to our industry and promotes your business, integrity and professional-
ism in the premium tobacconist environment.