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 18, 2014||BP||10711 Colesville Road||Silver Spring||MD||20901|
|December 18, 2014||Walgreens #3471||1604 South Missouri Avenue||Clearwater||FL||33756|
|December 18, 2014||Smoke Shop||3512 Del Prado Boulevard South||Cape Coral||FL||33904|
|December 18, 2014||Tony’s Meat Market||1209 4th Street South||St. Petersburg||FL||33701|
|December 18, 2014||Walgreens #6608||2991 Roosevelt Boulevard||Clearwater||FL||33760|
|December 18, 2014||Family Dollar||3721A Campbellton Road Southwest||Atlanta||GA||30331|
|December 18, 2014||Walgreens #2986||815 Summit Street||Elgin||IL||60120|
|December 18, 2014||9th Street Mobil||8301 9th Street North||Saint Petersburg||FL||33702|
|December 18, 2014||BP / Quick Subs||2275 US-223||Adrian||MI||49221|
|December 18, 2014||Shell||1698 Clearwater Largo Road||Clearwater||FL||33756|
|December 18, 2014||4th Street Mobil||8301 4th Street North||Saint Petersburg||FL||33702|
|December 18, 2014||Mobil||1114 Putney Road||Brattleboro||VT||05301|
|December 18, 2014||Phillips 66||7 East Service Road North||Wright City||MO||63390|
|December 18, 2014||Shell||100 West University Boulevard||Silver Spring||MD||20901|
|December 18, 2014||Miska’s Corner Store||365 North Avenue||Glendale Heights||IL||60139|
|December 18, 2014||The Main Stop||102 U.S. Highway 14 East||De Smet||SD||57231|
|December 18, 2014||AMC Food Store||125 North Kings Avenue||Brandon||FL||33510|
|December 18, 2014||Indian Land Exxon||8341 Charlotte Highway||Lancaster||SC||29720|
|December 18, 2014||7-Eleven||8319 Martin Luther King Jr. Street North||St. Petersburg||FL||33702|
|December 18, 2014||Walgreens #6071||38 Homestead Road North||Lehigh Acres||FL||33936|
|December 18, 2014||The Extra Mile Discount Tobacco & Beer||216 Collins Circle||Prestonsburg||KY||41653|
|December 18, 2014||7 Eleven||4748 East McDowell Road||Phoenix||AZ||85008|
|December 18, 2014||Parkway Mini Mart||3601 Shasta Way||Klamath Falls||OR||97603|
|December 18, 2014||Sunoco||5625 North Atlantic Avenue||Cocoa Beach||FL||32931|
|December 18, 2014||Cheapy Smokes||5243 Southwest Avenue||St. Louis||MO||63139|