A Big Inhalation

Retailers take in ideas on regulations, e-cigs, importance of tobacco shopper.

Melissa Vonder Haar, Tobacco Editor, CSP

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Participants in CSP’s 2013 Tobacco Category Review Meeting, held Aug. 7-8 in Chicago:


Certified Oil Co.
Wayne Wills

Country Fair Inc.
Jim Kupniewski

Cumberland Farms
Anne Flint

Family Express
Ryan Fasel

Forward Corp.
Lundy Edwards

Power Mart Corp.
Sam Odeh

Royal Buying Group Inc.
James Conrad

Shop Rite/Tobacco Plus Stores
Susan Dorsett

Smoker Friendly/Gasamat
Terry Gallagher

Speedy Stop
Natalie Teinert

Sunoco Inc.
Steve Jones

The Pantry Inc.
Kevin Taylor

Tri Star Services
Rick Staley

Tri-State Petroleum
Frank White


CB Distributors Inc./21st Century Smoke
Carlos Bengoa, Mark Hopkins, Pat Johnson

Mike Di Donato, Brion Gillett

General Cigar Co.
Chris Rohr

Harbor Industries Inc.
Mike Detenber, Craig Neuhoff

Kretek International
Patrick Hurd

Logic Technology Development LLC
Chris Colon, Miguel Martin

Nat Sherman Inc.
Vic Coons

National Tobacco Co.
Steve Clark

Nicotek/Metro Electronic Cigarette
David Hoffman

NJOY Electronic Cigarettes
Vito Maurici, Jim Presley

Republic Tobacco
Mark Lopofsky

S&M Brands Inc.
Greg Chapman, John Greene

Scandinavian Tobacco Group-Lane
Greg Hixson

Swisher International
Mark Humphreys

Tantus Tobacco
Ross Haynes, Joe Nicolaus

Vapor Couture
Mark McLeod


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