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Tackling Tobacco: March 2017 Legislative & Regulatory Roundup

Tobacco legislation and regulation is constantly under review at the local, state and federal levels. In this monthly roundup, Convenience Store News highlights the latest proposals and approved changes happening across the United States.
Convenience Store News
added Apr 6, 2017 02:06

All-Channel Tobacco Numbers Fluctuate

A new report from Wells Fargo has revealed the driver of growth in the multiple market divisions, and the report also indicates that some segments are doing better than others.
Convenience Store Decisions
added Apr 4, 2017 21:17

Clearing a Path for Smokeless

“The chewing tobacco category has been consistently growing over the past decade, with annual growth ranging from 3-11%,” said Don Burke, senior vice president of Management Science Associates Inc., a diversified information management company. “It appea
Convenience Store Decisions
added Apr 4, 2017 20:48

Licorice Extracts Market to Reach USD 2,393.9 Million by 2025; Advent of Herbal Medicines to Create Opportunities, Reports TMR

Tobacco is anticipated to witness the most rapid growth rate during the forecast period owing to its huge uses of licorice extracts as a sweetening agent and rising popularity of flavored tobacco products.
PR Newswire
added Apr 4, 2017 17:34

[UK] BURNING RUBBER Stunned shopper snaps Tesco gaffe after condoms were stocked on a ‘Smoking Alternatives’ shelf

The shopper tweeted a photo of the supermarket, adding: “Smoking alternatives: condoms. “Well done @Tesco.” The supermarket giant replied: “‘Oh dear Beth! I’d like to make the store aware of this, can you confirm the store you visited?”
The Sun (uk)
added Apr 4, 2017 16:27

McLane Company and Walmart Extend 25-Year Relationship with Updated Agreement

As part of this extended agreement, McLane will continue to deliver to Walmart stores across the U.S., in addition to becoming the sole provider of candy and tobacco products to the vast majority of Walmart’s retail locations.
Business Wire
added Apr 4, 2017 11:29

[Florida] CVS Health Foundation Awards over $1 Million in Grants to Improve Americans' Access to Quality Health Care

Critical results from the past year include:... Through their smoking cessation classes, 70% of participants at the Miami Rescue Mission (Miami, FL) reported either quitting or significantly cutting back the use of tobacco.
PR Newswire
added Apr 4, 2017 11:29

[California] Tobacco tax hike hits businesses, consumers

Grover Beach 7-11 owner Manny Vark says the tobacco rush was notable ahead of Saturdays cigarette tax hike. "A lot of people were here buying cigarettes," he says. "We sold a lot of cartons." Gas stations and convenience stores across California reporte
KEYT-TV (Santa Barbara, CA)
added Apr 4, 2017 11:28

Philip Morris Joins Tech Giants Among the Most Dominant U.S. Stocks

the world’s largest publicly traded tobacco company, emerged as the first quarter’s unsung hero. Its 3.3 percent contribution to S&P 500 gains makes it the fourth most important U.S. stock, right after shares that look more familiar to the leader board:
Bloomberg News
added Apr 3, 2017 20:37

[Indiana, Kentucky] Why Many Tobacco-Friendly Business Groups Are Now Switching Sides

Smoking restrictions often are part of broader wellness initiatives, such as promoting exercise and nutrition, aimed at improving health—and business. "Smoking isn't just killing us, it's bankrupting us," said Ashli Watts, a spokeswoman with the Chamber o
added Apr 3, 2017 17:24
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