Tobacco, cigarette and e-cig category news for the convenience store retail industry.
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Online study will poll 1.2 million youth and adults; will not...

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Minneapolis becomes the poster child for retail regulations

Part 2 of a 7-part report MINNEAPOLIS -- "I’m honestly confused at this point,” testified a retailer before the Minneapolis City Council as it considered restricting the sale of menthol-flavored tobacco products. “We are your first line of defense for keeping tobacco from underagers.” “Don’t make...

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Couche-Tard sees untapped opportunity with ‘poly’ users

LAVAL, Quebec -- In assessing its own competitiveness during a recent earnings call, officials with Circle K’s parent company, Alimentation Couche-Tard , identified moist-smokeless tobacco as an area in need of improvement. The revelation comes on the heels of the chain discovering a subset of...

Las Vegas
Organizers intend to ‘step up their game’ for show exhibiting latest in tobacco, vaping
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CSProducts annual list reveals category’s draw

Reynolds American
Innovation a critical focus for reducing harm, executive says
Tobacco ID
Time to train, refresh employees on tools for age verification
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Sustainability report outlines company transformation

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National Tobacco Co. wins injunction, payment from Indiana retailers
San Francisco
San Francisco puts proposed sales ban on June ballot