Agricultural bill moves ahead with premium cigars pulled from FDA authority
WASHINGTON -- Cigars may get relief from federal oversight thanks to a far-reaching agricultural bill making its way through Congress. A U.S. House Appropriations subcommittee on June 27 approved the latest version of the 2018 Agriculture Appropriations Bill—a large, all-encompassing piece of...
New law may cut tobacco category by 35%, city research says
SAN FRANCISCO – Although California may be known for earthquakes, San Francisco could rock the c-store channel to its core, with its board of supervisors banning the sale of menthol cigarettes—a move that could slash the tobacco category in the city as much as 35% when the law goes into effect next...
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Cigar growth, flavor concerns top trends halfway into 2017