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

Study breaks down effect of FDA rules on loose leaf, moist and snus

CDC identifies demographics most inclined to use cigarettes

ATLANTA -- In a recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report, cigarette smoking among U.S. adults older than 18 fell from 20.9% in 2005 to 15.1% in 2015, or a drop of 5.8 percentage points, with several demographics named as having a higher prevalence of smoking. The percentages...

Study breaks down effect of FDA rules on premium, discount

Outlook panelists say retailers must support bill to curb FDA rules
New partnership brings vaping brand into c-store channel
Talks continue in deal that could create largest public tobacco company
Tobacco maker brings Santa Fe subsidiary into larger sales, strategy organization
Tobacco companies charge higher rates after California tax increases
California, Colorado, Missouri, North Dakota voters decide on tobacco taxes
Voters extend trend toward recreational marijuana