Tobacco

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

FDA control over tobacco brings mixed reactions from convenience retailers

WASHINGTON -- With the signing by President Barack Obama of the Family Smoking Prevention & Tobacco Control Act on Monday, the other shoe has dropped for convenience stores and other tobacco retailers who have been dealing with the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP)-driven...

Most American disapprove of new tobacco regulations, Gallup poll says

WASHINGTON -- Although President Barack Obama signed the Family Smoking Prevention & Tobacco Control Act into law yesterday (see related story in this issue of CSP Daily News ), placing tobacco under the authority of the federal Food & Drug Administration, FDA tobacco control does not...

President Obama signs bill giving Food & Drug Administration control over tobacco

WASHINGTON -- As expected, President Barack Obama signed the Family Smoking Prevention & Tobacco Control Act into law yesterday in a Rose Garden ceremony, placing tobacco under the authority of the federal Food & Drug Administration. As reported yesterday in a CSP Daily News Flash , the...

Reorganization aims to improve product freshness, merchandising, promotions
Reynolds American, others ready to challenge restrictions in pending tobacco bill
Jury rules in favor of RJR over Star Scientific in patent suit; Star to stay in ring
New test has tobacco manufacturer entering yet another new OTP category
Reynolds American supporters to protest proposed N.C. cigarette tax hike
Smoker Friendly sees reasons for optimism as FDA tobacco regulation nears
FDA tobacco control bill heads to president, who is expected to sign it into law

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