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

Tobacco Category Digest


Leaky Bucket'

Ky. cigarette tax moves ahead; N.Y. groups advocate smoke tax hike


While Spitzer Fiddles'

Gov's woes; tribal cigarette tax evasion costing N.Y. $600 million a year

Oglesby responsible for marketing, development

Takes action against web cigarette vendors to stop infringement, illegal importation

Proposed excise tax increase will crush business


PM USA continues efforts to stop importation of counterfeit cigarettes

To be available in Portland, KC, DFW, Orlando, Columbus

First makeover in brand's history

Clears the way for sick smokers to seek billions in damages

Fed laws bar state regulation of shipments, despite age concerns

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