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 06, 2014||Hess Express||3001 66th Street North||Saint Petersburg||FL||33710|
|November 06, 2014||Family Dollar||8333 Court Avenue||Hamlin||WV||25523|
|November 06, 2014||Petro||1307 East 5th Street||Panama City||FL||32401|
|November 06, 2014||Stop & Go Convenience Store||526 Main Street||East Haven||CT||06512|
|November 06, 2014||Cigarette Outlet||809 East Rollins Road||Round Lake Beach||IL||60073|
|November 06, 2014||Gas & Shop Food Mart||2327 Hancock Bridge Parkway||Cape Coral||FL||33990|
|November 06, 2014||Walgreens #7762||1 Grasso Plaza||Affton||MO||63123|
|November 06, 2014||Al Makkah||310 Harrison Street||Panama City||FL||32401|
|November 06, 2014||Mobil||910 Highway 102||Rib Lake||WI||54470|
|November 06, 2014||Casino Gas||239 North 5th Street||Custer||SD||57730|
|November 06, 2014||Acme Truck Stop||9565 South Orange Blossom Trail||Orlando||FL||32837|
|November 06, 2014||AAA Discount Liquors||1800 North Tamiami Trail||Fort Myers||FL||33903|
|November 06, 2014||Fred's #1788||601 East Broadway||Gladewater||TX||75647|
|November 06, 2014||Pak-A-Sak Express||7404 Southwest 45th Avenue||Amarillo||TX||79119|
|November 06, 2014||Burn’s Full Service||318 South Main Street||Edgerton||WI||53534|
|November 06, 2014||Cowboy 11/Valero||2720 East Marshall Avenue||Longview||TX||75601|
|November 06, 2014||Shell/Pic-N-Pay Grocery||4911 State Highway 43||Jefferson||TX||75657|
|November 06, 2014||Parting Ways Service Station||121 Main Street||Acushnet||MA||02743|
|November 06, 2014||Citgo||3001 49th Street North||Saint Petersburg||FL||33710|
|November 06, 2014||Liquor Liquidator||5120 56th Avenue North||Crystal||MN||55428|
|November 06, 2014||B & W Market||2799 Georgetown Road||Paris||KY||40361|
|November 06, 2014||Pit Stop Fuels||5101 Turnpike Feeder Road||Fort Pierce||FL||34951|
|November 06, 2014||Red Dragon Liquors||5924 Broadway West||Crystal||MN||55428|
|November 06, 2014||Murphy USA||1290 Eighteen Mile Road||Central||SC||29630|
|November 06, 2014||El Torito||5085 45th Street||Vero Beach||FL||32967|