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

Web Smoke Split Decision

Man found not guilty of racketeering, guilty of unlawful distribution


Mo. Court Allows Class-Action Suit Against PM USA

Lower-court ruling appropriate, it says

Judge rules in favor of PM USA in Wholesale Leaders case

DOJ moves to wrap up case; industry: not even close

7-Eleven Inc.'s agreement to step up its efforts to avoid selling to tobacco products to under-aged consumers will mean more training for its employees.

KFC, Pizza Hut go smoke-free

The 7-Eleven convenience store chain has reached an agreement with New York state Attorney General Eliot Spitzer and 39 other attorneys general.

NYACS bluntly refutes Rochester enforcement initiative

FTC reports $15.15 billion spent on advertising in 2003

Louisville, Ky., to vote on smoking ban