Tag: tobacco accessories
Convenience-store dollar sales of cigarettes rose three-tenths of a percent in 2014, with units off 1.6%. The strongest sales growth continued to be in electronic smoking devices.
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Cigarette-Lighter Sales Remain Flat in 2014
After two years of slowing growth, cigarette-lighter sales are running flat for a second year in a row, down just 0.13% during the 52 weeks ending Aug. 10, 2014, according to IRI data.
Top-Selling Cigarette Lighters in Convenience Stores
52 weeks ending Aug. 10, 2014
|Brand||Dollar sales||PCYA*||Unit Sales||PCYA*|
|Bic Limited Edition||$77,643,272||7.60%||44,639,140||4.26%|
|Bic Pro Series||$14,812,802||4.51%||7,746,091||-1.14%|
|Flick My Bic||$14,566,476||15.40%||8,206,500||10.05%|
|The American Match||$8,538,093||22.76%||9,826,048||11.32%|
|Bic Duck Dynasty||$7,902,518||NA||4,134,475||NA|
|Bic Collectors Series||$6,556,709||18.23%||3,473,794||13.92%|
|Bic Admit One||$1.802,241||NA||1,027,562||NA|
* Percent change from a year ago
Westminster, Mass., health board votes down controversial proposal
More than 1 in 5 high school students use tobacco product; 90% are tobacco smokers
Grocery, c-store owners, citizens react as Mass. town mulls first total tobacco sales ban
Chairperson ends meeting because of protesters; will accept written testimony
Brings multi-channel experience to company's category expansion.