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

Tobacco Category Digest


Chicago Approves 20-Cent Cigarette Tax Hike

The Chicago City Council Wednesday approved a 20-cent tax increase on each pack of cigarettes sold in the city, said the Associated Press.


PM USA Wins the Day

Illinois ruling clears way for Kraft spinoff; U.S. Supreme Court appeal still an option

Investment, innovation to put UST back on the growth track in 2006

Oklahoma governor seeks new tobacco enforcement tools

Illinois Supreme Court to decide tomorrow on PM USA case

Ky. AG announces 40-state agreement with ConocoPhillips to reduce sale of tobacco products to minors

RJR opens tobacco lounge in Chicago

Iowa, Oregon, Arizona, Illinois, N.J. mulling, passing tobacco legislation

Eubanks withdraws from tobacco case, citing lack of support

Plan would add 60 cents per pack

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