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

Tobacco Category Digest 2021


Jury Awards Altria $95M in Reynolds Patent Lawsuit

Vuse Alto e-cigarette infringed on 3 patents, court concludes


A Q&A With New Center for Tobacco Products Director

Brian King talks to CSP about regulation, innovation, more

Agreement follows 2-year investigation into e-cigarette company’s marketing and sales practices

Agency also updates ‘grandfathered tobacco product' term

Tobacco company makes several other leadership changes

Agency did not consider marketing plans for several ENDS companies’ applications

Nicotine pouch company attributes sale to ‘sham legal actions’

Agency is on track for June 2023 completion

Agency reviewed 51% of covered applications as of June 30

Products are a ‘public health crisis just waiting to happen,’ FDA commissioner says

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