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||Chelyan Foodland Express||15065 Maccorkle Avenue Southeast||Cabin Creek||WV||25035|
|December 11, 2014||Arco/AM PM||1600 East Bell Road||Phoenix||AZ||85022|
|December 11, 2014||Stripes/Exxon||1138 South US Highway 281||Blanco||TX||78606|
|December 11, 2014||Northland Speed Mart||2101 US 31 NW||Kalkaska||MI||49646|
|December 11, 2014||Farm Stores Express/Sunoco||2084 Sarno Road||Melbourne||FL||32935|
|December 11, 2014||Dollar General Store #06804||848 Highway 91||Elizabethton||TN||37643|
|December 11, 2014||Stewart Market||1812 8th Avenue||Seattle||WA||98101|
|December 11, 2014||AOC Food Mart||437 Main Street||Destin||FL||32541|
|December 11, 2014||Ecrm Snack Beverage & Grocery||17260 Harbour Pointe Drive||Fort Myers||FL||33908|
|December 11, 2014||Rusty’s Raw Bar & Grill||16520 South Tamiami Trail Unit 103||Fort Myers||FL||33908|
|December 11, 2014||Pit Stop Convenience Store/Tesoro||102 Highway 12 NW||Pennock||MN||56279|
|December 11, 2014||Walmart Supercenter #1362||15017 Emerald Coast Parkway||Destin||FL||32541|
|December 11, 2014||Jewel-Osco||217 Irving Park Road||Streamwood||IL||60107|
|December 11, 2014||Water’s Edge Country Store||10732 Camp Mack Road||Lake Wales||FL||33898|
|December 11, 2014||Belcher Mini Mart||3000 Belcher Road||Dunedin||FL||34698|
|December 11, 2014||Shell/Food Mart||2085 Main Street||Ferndale||WA||98248|
|December 11, 2014||Delicias Latina Sabor Latino||1217 Airport Road South||Naples||FL||34104|
|December 11, 2014||West Medford Spa||439 High Street||Medford||MA||02155|
|December 11, 2014||Elk Mills General Store||5630 Highway 321||Butler||TN||37640|
|December 11, 2014||The Market||255 Central Way||Kirkland||WA||98033|
|December 11, 2014||Drug Emporium||5101 Maccorkle Avenue Southeast||Charleston||WV||25304|
|December 11, 2014||Country Fair||7495 Main Street||Fairview||PA||16415|
|December 04, 2014||Woody’s||1703 10th Avenue||Leavenworth||KS||66048|
|December 04, 2014||Market Basket||3709 16th Street||Orange||TX||77632|
|December 04, 2014||Sam’s Food Stores||1 Ocean Avenue||New London||CT||06320|