Cigarette Sales 4-Year Trend in Convenience Stores
IRI Convenience AllScan data for 52 weeks ending Dec. 29, 2013
|Dollar Sales||PCYA||Unit Sales||PCYA|
|Electronic Smoking Devices||$530,426,400||176.52%||49,224,030||203.82%|
Cigarette sales in convenience stores fell for a third year in a row in 2013, as smaller tobacco subcategories, including electronic cigarettes, pipe tobacco, smokeless tobacco and cigars, all saw sales growth, according to year-end data from IRI, a Chicago-based market research firm (@iriworldwide).