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

Cigarette Volume Down 11.5%, Nielsen Says

Big dip reveals greater dual use or trial of alternative nicotine-delivery methods


E-Cigarettes Dominate First Half of 2019

FDA developments, flavor bans grab headlines through midyear

Requests from public prompt agency to push deadline to July 17

Agency issues warning letters to companies for using ‘influencers’

Kutz replaces Carr at third-largest U.S. tobacco maker

Finalized guidelines provide road map for new vaping devices to receive agency authorization

San Francisco moves one step closer to prohibiting sales of e-cigarettes

Law raising purchase age from 18 to 21 will begin Sept. 1; Connecticut may follow

Marlboro maker buys 80% of group that produces tobacco-derived nicotine delivery products

Applies to c-stores, but exempts hotels and certain lounges