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

Tobacco Category Digest 2021


2021 Tobacco and Nicotine Year in Review

Product oversight, taxes and consumer trends light up sales from behind the counter


BAT Announces Cigarette Price Increase, Effective Jan. 3

14 brands to go up 14 cents a pack

Zeller says FDA’s goal is to have proposed standards for cigarettes, cigars published by April

Proposed bill would require most entities that sell tobacco to offer 1 type of nicotine replacement therapy drug

Company is partnering with distributor H.T. Hackney

ITC ruling that claims the heated tobacco product infringes on 2 patents from R.J. Reynolds upheld

Flavored tobacco products may be sold in city pending the case’s outcome

Experts share consumer insights, legal updates and more

Retailers encouraged to submit plans to the FDA in next 4 months

Stein also launches investigation into Puff Bar, asks FDA commissioner nominee to protect children from e-cigarettes

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