Inspections, Compliance, Enforcement, and Criminal Investigations
Tobacco Retailer Warning Letters
Topics on this Page:
- Information on Tobacco Warning Letters
- Search for Warning Letters
- Warning Letters Posted in the Last 45 Days
Information on Tobacco Warning Letters
Warning Letters issued to tobacco retailers for violations observed during a compliance check inspection can be found below.
Compliance check inspections of tobacco retailers occur periodically, and are conducted to determine a retail establishment’s compliance with the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as amended by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (Tobacco Control Act) and its regulations in effect, such as the Regulations Restricting the Sale and Distribution of Cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco to Protect Children and Adolescents, found at Title 21 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 1140 (21 C.F.R. Part 1140).
Tobacco Products Covered in Compliance Check Inspections of Tobacco Retailers:
- smokeless tobacco
The Overview: Tobacco Retailer Warning Letters provides a brief description of what retailers should do if they have received a Warning Letter.
*All other Warning Letters issued by CTP for violations of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as amended by the Tobacco Control Act and its applicable regulations, can be found at FDA’s main Warning Letter page at the Inspections, Compliance, Enforcement, and Criminal Investigations - Warning Letters page.
For information on FDA’s tobacco laws and regulations, visit http://www.fda.gov/TobaccoProducts/default.htm.
Search for Warning Letters
The Compliance Check Database, containing the results of all inspections, including warning letters, is updated monthly. For the most recent tobacco warning letters, review the list of warning letters posted within the last 45 days below.
To download information about Warning Letters posted in the last 45 days to an Excel document:
- Use the Search and Export Warning Letters to Excel function.
Posted within the last 45 days
|Date Stamp on Letter||Retailer Store Name||Retailer Street Address||Retailer City||Retailer State||Retailer ZIP Code|
|December 11, 2014||Walmart Supercenter #523||4609 Northwest Loop 436||Carthage||TX||75633|
|December 11, 2014||Walgreens #07101||16211 Spring Cypress Road||Houston||TX||77429|
|December 11, 2014||S&K Foods/Marathon Gas||207 North Cedar Street||Kalkaska||MI||49646|
|December 11, 2014||GettyMart||4431 US Highway 9||Freehold||NJ||07728|
|December 11, 2014||Kirksville Wal-Mart Supercenter #0189||2206 North Baltimore Street||Kirksville||MO||63501|
|December 11, 2014||Kroger||100 Saint Thomas Drive||Weirton||WV||26062|
|December 11, 2014||Family Dollar||622 Somerville Avenue||Somerville||MA||02143|
|December 11, 2014||BP||11019 Pendleton Pike||Indianapolis||IN||46236|
|December 11, 2014||Walker Homes Groceries||315 West Mitchell Road||Memphis||TN||38109|
|December 11, 2014||Tesoro County 6||24997 County Highway 6||Detroit Lakes||MN||56501|
|December 11, 2014||Kroger Fuel Center||5173 West Washington Street||Indianapolis||IN||46241|
|December 11, 2014||Mapco Mart||3161 South Third Street||Memphis||TN||38109|
|December 11, 2014||Walgreens #05340||9998 Front Beach Road||Panama City Beach||FL||32407|
|December 11, 2014||Shell/Food Mart||855 Tyrone Boulevard North||Saint Petersburg||FL||33710|
|December 11, 2014||Columbia Market||984 Springfield Avenue||Irvington||NJ||07111|
|December 11, 2014||Ravi Petro||290 Broad Street||New London||CT||06320|
|December 11, 2014||BP||2 Central Entrance East||Duluth||MN||55811|
|December 11, 2014||Tee Pee’s Smoke Shop||913 East Harry Street||Wichita||KS||67211|
|December 11, 2014||Delta||37 Clinton Road||Fairfield||NJ||07004|
|December 11, 2014||Anderson Mini Market||95 Anderson Avenue||Fairview||NJ||07022|
|December 11, 2014||BP||30 Chandler Street||Worcester||MA||01609|
|December 11, 2014||Walmart Supercenter #1220||2500 South Kirkman Road||Orlando||FL||32811|
|December 11, 2014||Honey Bee Farms Convenience Store||615 Broad Street||New London||CT||06320|
|December 11, 2014||Valero / One Stop Food Mart||3807 West Stan Schlueter Loop, Suite 100||Killeen||TX||76549|
|December 11, 2014||Citgo Family Store||2989 Campbellton Road Southwest||Atlanta||GA||30311|