Tobacco, cigarette and e-cig category news for the convenience store retail industry.

With a shroud over innovation, what's growing and where are consumers headed?

California, Colorado and North Dakota tobacco-tax proposals go before voters

MINNEAPOLIS -- With Election Day less than two weeks away, retailers, their employees and adult customers in California, Colorado and North Dakota are urged to vote “No” on ballot questions that would significantly increase cigarette- and tobacco-tax rates in each of these states. California: In...

Will other mergers, acquisitions take place among top tobacco makers?

LONDON -- British American Tobacco’s bid for U.S. manufacturer Reynolds American may be a sign of what’s to come in the industry, as tobacco companies around the globe feel the pressure of increasing regulation, falling demand and alternative-delivery innovation. British American Tobacco (BAT)...

British American Tobacco seeking U.S. tobacco market, next-generation product dominance with proposal
Jessica from Cheyenne tells CSP's Angel Abcede about their Tropical Cigars, a CSP Best New Product winner.
Check out the new PAX 3 vaporizer, which should hit the shelves this November.
Cameron, Crew change roles, CPG marketer joins tobacco company
How item-level inventory helps retailer spot errors, gain efficiencies
Can retailers expect to see imports flood their stores?
Movement to raise legal age for tobacco purchases hits new city, county milestone