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||Peter’s Sports Bar||902 Lee Boulevard, #1||Lehigh Acres||FL||33936|
|December 11, 2014||Jewel-Osco||217 Irving Park Road||Streamwood||IL||60107|
|December 11, 2014||Maplewood Tobacco||2515 White Bear Avenue North||Maplewood||MN||55109|
|December 11, 2014||AOC Food Mart||437 Main Street||Destin||FL||32541|
|December 11, 2014||Chevron/Starvin’ Sam’s Mini-Mart||5639 Barrett Avenue||Ferndale||WA||98248|
|December 11, 2014||Exxon/Tiger Mart||2096 Lakewood Road||Toms River||NJ||08755|
|December 11, 2014||Mountain Top Tobacco||80 North Mountain Boulevard||Mountain Top||PA||18707|
|December 11, 2014||Ecrm Snack Beverage & Grocery||17260 Harbour Pointe Drive||Fort Myers||FL||33908|
|December 11, 2014||Patriot’s/Valero||8 South Main Street||Luthersville||GA||30251|
|December 11, 2014||Handy Mart||1000 South McDonald Street||McKinney||TX||75069|
|December 11, 2014||Captains Cabin||3380 Mercantile Avenue||Naples||FL||34104|
|December 11, 2014||California Pure Water||1535 Landess Avenue, Suite 102||Milpitas||CA||95035|
|December 11, 2014||In-n-Out Markets||743 North Century Avenue||Maplewood||MN||55119|
|December 11, 2014||BP||9650 4th Street North||St. Petersburg||FL||33702|
|December 11, 2014||Casey’s General Store||1390 Main Street||Zumbrota||MN||55992|
|December 11, 2014||Food and Fuel||214 West Jefferson Street||Corydon||IA||50060|
|December 11, 2014||Fav Trip||1300 South 4th Street||Leavenworth||KS||66048|
|December 11, 2014||Farm Stores Express||35 Hollywood Boulevard||Melbourne||FL||32904|
|December 11, 2014||Hess Express||12877 East US Highway 92||Dover||FL||33527|
|December 11, 2014||Oasis||3406 Enterprise Avenue||Naples||FL||34104|
|December 11, 2014||Wildwood Meat Market||1228 28th Street South||Saint Petersburg||FL||33712|
|December 11, 2014||Oil Company||3378 Turnpike Road||Summersville||WV||26651|
|December 11, 2014||Little Saigon Market||15250 South Tamiami Trail #111||Fort Myers||FL||33908|
|December 11, 2014||Pit Stop Convenience Store/Tesoro||102 Highway 12 NW||Pennock||MN||56279|
|December 11, 2014||Latinos Market||16200 San Carlos Boulevard, Unit 130||Fort Myers||FL||33908|