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|
|January 20, 2015||Handimart / Marathon||810 Capitol Street||Spencer||WV||25276|
|December 30, 2014||Tim’s Package Store||943 South Main Street||Blakely||GA||39823|
|December 30, 2014||BP / Charlie’s Shop||10601 East Outer Drive||Detroit||MI||48224|
|December 30, 2014||Citgo||5227 Gulfport Boulevard South||Gulfport||FL||33707|
|December 30, 2014||Walgreens #3175||1405 South Highland Avenue||Jackson||TN||38301|
|December 30, 2014||Rivertown Market||437 Wabasha Street North||St. Paul||MN||55102|
|December 30, 2014||Smokers Outlet||3220 10th Street||Great Bend||KS||67530|
|December 30, 2014||Abreu Food Market||1949 72nd Avenue||Philadelphia||PA||19138|
|December 30, 2014||Latinos Supermarket||131 North Mount Carmel Road||Valrico||FL||33594|
|December 30, 2014||Shop N Save||889 Venture Drive||Morgantown||WV||26508|
|December 30, 2014||Rite Aid #00934||3801 Maccorkle Avenue Southeast||Charleston||WV||25304|
|December 30, 2014||7-Eleven||223 Columbia Street||Adams||MA||01220|
|December 30, 2014||Pop’s Food Mart||1208 North Fort Harrison||Clearwater||FL||33755|
|December 30, 2014||Acme Markets||5300 Park Boulevard||Wildwood||NJ||08260|
|December 30, 2014||7-Eleven||1020 South Kings Avenue||Brandon||FL||33511|
|December 30, 2014||Speedee Mart||13235 Grover Street||Omaha||NE||68144|
|December 30, 2014||Swaraj Service Station/Sunoco||1700 7th Avenue||Altoona||PA||16602|
|December 30, 2014||Shell / Food Mart||60070 Highway 20||Marblemount||WA||98267|
|December 30, 2014||Hess||6803 Ritchie Highway||Glen Burnie||MD||21061|
|December 30, 2014||Conoco Short Stop||4742 Table Mesa Drive||Boulder||CO||80303|
|December 30, 2014||Hess Express||12253 South Orange Blossom Trail||Orlando||FL||32837|
|December 30, 2014||Walgreens #10705||2592 South Jenkins Road||Fort Pierce||FL||34947|
|December 30, 2014||Exxon||1238 North Ferdon Boulevard||Crestview||FL||32536|
|December 30, 2014||Helms Grocery||6452 Highway 85 North||Crestview||FL||32536|
|December 30, 2014||Fas-Trip||1400 Rebel Road||Union||MO||63084|