Tobacco

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

Smoker Friendly International LLC recognized the Norman family with NBS Inc. Smoker Friendly of West Virginia, Ohio and Maryland as the Retailer of the Year.

BOULDER, Co. -- Smoker Friendly International LLC (SFI) has recognized the Norman family with NBS Inc. Smoker Friendly of West Virginia, Ohio and Maryland as the Retailer of the Year at the 2008 Smoker Friendly Tobacco Festival & Conference in Boulder, Co., the 12th annual event. The Retailer...

Agrees to flat rate of $6.65 total tax per carton of cigarettes

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. -- The Cherokee Nation Tribal Council has voted unanimously to approve a new tobacco compact with the state of Oklahoma. The new compact puts forth a flat rate of $6.65 total tax per carton of cigarettes. The Cherokee Nation has agreed to sign a new tobacco compact with the state,...

Smokeless products becoming target of health-advocacy groups

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- In bars and restaurants, theaters and stadiums, malls and offices, tobacco manufacturers are trying to reassert their presence in the market with innovative smokeless products such as snus and dissolvable products. "We're meeting the adult tobacco consumer where they are in...

Next president expected to give FDA control over cigarettes, more
Sues 52 AGs, 19 companies, alleging restraint of trade, more
Ebert to lead tobacco company 's sales department.
Trial date expected in Star Scientific claim against Reynolds
Cigarette makers display sales resilience in tough economic times
Commonwealth Brands plans expansion strategy
Missouri man, others allegedly bilked state, tribes out of $25 million in taxes

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