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||Bayshore Breeze Market & Grill/Mobil||2600 Bayshore Boulevard||Dunedin||FL||34698|
|December 11, 2014||Mr. Mart/Texaco||8701 Front Beach Road||Panama City Beach||FL||32407|
|December 11, 2014||Sav-Way||406 West McIntyre Street||Mullins||SC||29574|
|December 11, 2014||76 / Quik Mart||1501 Main Street||Oroville||WA||98844|
|December 11, 2014||76||27 South Park Victoria Drive||Milpitas||CA||95035|
|December 11, 2014||Magic Mart/Shell||1824 Tennessee Avenue||Lynn Haven||FL||32444|
|December 11, 2014||Buy Best Wines & Liquors||477 C Union Avenue||Bridgewater||NJ||08807|
|December 11, 2014||Shell/ Food Mart||2700 Riverside Drive||Macon||GA||31204|
|December 11, 2014||Chico Saloon||1 Old Chico Road||Pray||MT||59065|
|December 11, 2014||The Market at Birch Bay||8135 Birch Bay Square Street||Blaine||WA||98230|
|December 11, 2014||Royal Farms 127||7900 Royalty Way||Salisbury||MD||21801|
|December 11, 2014||Drug Emporium||5101 Maccorkle Avenue Southeast||Charleston||WV||25304|
|December 11, 2014||Rim Rock Happy Tavern||12300 West Highway 44||Rapid City||SD||57702|
|December 11, 2014||Fairplay General Store/Citgo||5848 South US Highway 79||Carthage||TX||75633|
|December 11, 2014||Lukoil||1007 Route 70 West||Brielle||NJ||08730|
|December 11, 2014||Ayerco||1704 South Baltimore Street||Kirksville||MO||63501|
|December 11, 2014||Phillips 66||2330 US Highway 59 North||Carthage||TX||75633|
|December 11, 2014||Pat and Mike Lobby Shoppe||85 7th Place East, Suite 290||St. Paul||MN||55101|
|December 11, 2014||Fleming’s Auto Service||2271 White Bear Avenue North||Maplewood||MN||55109|
|December 11, 2014||BigFoot Java||13521 Pacific Avenue South||Parkland||WA||98444|
|December 11, 2014||Phillips 66||733 South Vandeventer Avenue||St. Louis||MO||63110|
|December 11, 2014||I90 Travel Center||1821 South Burr Street||Mitchell||SD||57301|
|December 11, 2014||Smokin' Joe's Tobacco & Liquor Outlet||225 Edgewood Road Northwest||Cedar Rapids||IA||52405|
|December 11, 2014||Valero||401 North Jefferson Street||La Grange||TX||78945|
|December 11, 2014||Country Fair||7495 Main Street||Fairview||PA||16415|