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A collection of news, articles and other featured content about Tobacco.

Altria headquarters

U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Co., another Altria Group Inc. company, also makes pricing moves across its brands.

Juul pods

The company stops selling Mango, Creme, Fruit and Cucumber products pending a FDA review.

Swedish Match's General Snus

Eight varieties of Swedish Match's General Snus can be marketed as a less harmful alternative to cigarettes.

cigarette sales

E-cigarette flavor bans are leading to thinning inventories and consumer pantry-loading.


The company chooses Atlanta as the first market for the heat-not-burn device.

Convenience Store News' Retailer Roundtable explores opportunities and challenges across the tobacco category.

Cash register no sale sign

Gov. Cuomo calls for an emergency meeting of the Public Health and Health Planning Council.

Juul Labs Logo

Altria executive K.C. Crosthwaite takes the helm amid increased scrutiny of the vapor industry.

No vapor products sign

Walmart and AAFES exit the segment as concerns about the products' safety grow.

Logos for Walgreens, Kroger and Schnuck Markets

Walgreens, Kroger and Schnuck Markets exit the business.

Approving legislation

Governors in Montana and Oregon order temporary bans on the sale of the vapor products.

Altria Group Inc. and Philip Morris International logos

The tobacco leaders will focus on commercializing IQOS in the United States.

Swisher Sweets Purple Swish

The special blend of raspberry and grape flavors is available for a limited time.

The FDA headquarters sign

The probe by the agency's Office of Criminal Investigations is focused on the supply chain.

An electronic cigarette user

With the temporary measure, the judges call for an Oct. 18 hearing.

Cigarette sales

Fort Lauderdale becomes the second city in Florida to adopt a Tobacco 21 ordinance.

Alimentation Couche-Tard logo

The Easy Pay fuel rewards program and a delivery service join Circle K's in-store traffic drivers.

A person using an electronic cigarette

Massachusetts takes it a step further with a four-month ban on flavors and non-flavors.

Alternative tobacco products are garnering a lot of attention from both suppliers and retailers.

The word taxes and money

The Tobacco Tax Equity Act of 2019 would also increase the tobacco tax rate.

vapor products

A $20-million public awareness campaign is just part of Gov. Gavin Newsom's orders.

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