When the FDA announced its final deeming regulations for electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipe and hookah tobacco, manufacturers and retailers had plenty of concerns. Turns out, it could have been even worse.
Plunge in oil prices sets the stage for record margins and boost in in-store sales. Also In This Issue: Profitability skyrockets for top performers! Other channels seek to redefine convenience! The economy enters a new stage. The growing health-and-wellness trend. Fuel demand; oil's slide; multicultural momentum; and data, data, data!