Texas, Washington consider raising legal age to purchase tobacco
AUSTIN, Texas, and OLYMPIA, Wash. – Texas and Washington state may join California and Hawaii as the only states to raise the legal purchase age of tobacco products from 18 to 21, according to two separate news sources. In Texas, Democrats have been leading the movement over the years, but 2017 is...
Vegas conference features educational sessions, trade show
LAS VEGAS – Tobacco retailers from around the country will gather in Sin City today for the start of the Tobacco Plus Expo (TPE), which features more than 250 exhibitors and several educational sessions ranging in topic from cigarette trends to the future of vaping. Since its inception in 2009, the...
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