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

Will other mergers, acquisitions take place among top tobacco makers?

LONDON -- British American Tobacco’s bid for U.S. manufacturer Reynolds American may be a sign of what’s to come in the industry, as tobacco companies around the globe feel the pressure of increasing regulation, falling demand and alternative-delivery innovation. British American Tobacco (BAT)...

British American Tobacco seeking U.S. tobacco market, next-generation product dominance with proposal

LONDON -- Aiming to solidify its position in the U.S. and global markets, British American Tobacco Plc (BAT), which owns 42.2% of Reynolds American Inc. (RAI), has made a proposal to merge with Reynolds through the acquisition of the remaining 57.8% in the company for approximately $47 billion, $20...

Jessica from Cheyenne tells CSP's Angel Abcede about their Tropical Cigars, a CSP Best New Product winner

Check out the new PAX 3 vaporizer, which should hit the shelves this November
Cameron, Crew change roles, CPG marketer joins tobacco company
How item-level inventory helps retailer spot errors, gain efficiencies
Can retailers expect to see imports flood their stores?
Movement to raise legal age for tobacco purchases hits new city, county milestone
Demand for pods pushes Juul to double output
Association executive lays out legislative alternatives to restrictive ‘deeming’ regulations