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|
|November 13, 2014||Black Hills RV Center||13620 South Highway 16||Rapid City||SD||57702|
|November 13, 2014||Corner Market||633 Charleston Pike||Chillicothe||OH||45601|
|November 13, 2014||Billy’s Super Market||3740 US Highway 27||Cataula||GA||31804|
|November 13, 2014||AKO Liquor||5928 West Glendale Avenue||Glendale||AZ||85301|
|November 13, 2014||United Xpress/Cenex||203 East 4th Street||Winthrop||MN||55396|
|November 13, 2014||Dollar General||2321 Tuttle Creek Boulevard||Manhattan||KS||66502|
|November 13, 2014||The Smoke Shop||2906 West Davis Street||Dallas||TX||75211|
|November 13, 2014||Crystal Smoke Shop||602 West Union Hills Drive||Phoenix||AZ||85027|
|November 13, 2014||Jordon’s Grocery||1036 North 15th Street||Coeur D Alene||ID||83814|
|November 13, 2014||Quick Stop||640 Bellwood Road||Enterprise||AL||36330|
|November 13, 2014||Shell Food Store||2231 Del Prado Boulevard South||Cape Coral||FL||33990|
|November 13, 2014||Fremont Mobil Mart||302 West Main Street||Fremont||WI||54940|
|November 13, 2014||Murphy USA||8520 North Wickham Road||Melbourne||FL||32940|
|November 13, 2014||McKeever’s Price Chopper||4201 South Noland Road||Independence||MO||64055|
|November 13, 2014||Chevron||5630 Orianna Road||Soperton||GA||30457|
|November 13, 2014||Z’s West Olive||5905 West Olive Avenue||Glendale||AZ||85302|
|November 13, 2014||Runnin’ Red Food Store||304 West California Street||Gainesville||TX||76240|
|November 13, 2014||Sheetz||900 Chestnut Ridge Road||Morgantown||WV||26505|
|November 13, 2014||Acme General Store||2035 Valley Highway||Acme||WA||98220|
|November 13, 2014||Countryside Cooperative||107 West Balsam Street||Strum||WI||54770|
|November 13, 2014||Parade||117 Racetrack Road Northeast||Fort Walton Beach||FL||32547|
|November 13, 2014||QV||757 Beal Parkway Northwest||Fort Walton Beach||FL||32547|
|November 13, 2014||Francis Food Market||4920 Reynolda Road||Winston Salem||NC||27106|
|November 13, 2014||Borders Drive Thru||1365 South Arlington Street||Akron||OH||44306|
|November 13, 2014||Anarchy Smoke & Cigars||17648 1st Avenue South||Burien||WA||98148|