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Tobacco

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

Hemp May Become Legal

Farm Bill could remove plant’s controlled-substance status, keep food-stamp program intact

Tobacco

Altria Vaporizes MarkTen, Green Smoke

Speculation also grows over Juul buy-in as tobacco maker invests in marijuana

Execs from ExtraMile and Midwest, Southeast chains to lead panel on maximizing dollars

Proposals target core segments within cigarettes and OTP, association says

Altria in talks to buy Canadian marijuana producer, report says

E-cigarettes, FDA ignite controversy in fast-moving category

Altria may be in negotiations for minority stake in e-cigarette maker, report says

Exec applauds e-cig maker’s decision to pull certain flavors from stores

Move could come at heavy price, but it would better position Marlboro maker in e-cigarette market

The nation’s three largest tobacco manufacturers air their concerns