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

As cigarette downturn continues, other tobacco products see increases

‘Rotting fish,’ ‘armpit’ top list; ‘wet dog,’ ‘soil’ fall short

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Federal drug-status measure plus four other bills that may help legalization

Retailers brace for potential drop in unit volume as price, tax increases take effect
Federal judge rules against delivery firm involving Native Americans, untaxed shipments
British American invests $1 billion in next-generation products

What today’s actions mean for tobacco in three years and beyond

N.Y. recommendation would change model from percentage to per-cigar fee
UL accepting devices for battery evaluation, testing
NATO’s Briant outlines seven states’ efforts that have fallen from consideration