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|
|October 30, 2014||Speed Smart/Chevron||5965 East Brown Road||Mesa||AZ||85205|
|October 30, 2014||Hillbilly’s||607 South Dakota Highway 11||Alcester||SD||57001|
|October 30, 2014||Kwik Mart||1609 East US Highway 40||Greencastle||IN||46135|
|October 30, 2014||Shell||1601 North 43rd Avenue||Phoenix||AZ||85009|
|October 30, 2014||Astro WSCO #227||449 East Main Street||Ashland||OR||97520|
|October 30, 2014||Paddy Murphy’s Irish Pub||457 5th Avenue South||Naples||FL||34102|
|October 30, 2014||Depot Market||1327 Northeast Pine Island Road||Cape Coral||FL||33909|
|October 30, 2014||Snack & Go||101 Absecon Boulevard||Absecon||NJ||08201|
|October 30, 2014||Ehrhardt Service Center||13366 Broxton Bridge Road||Ehrhardt||SC||29081|
|October 30, 2014||Only One Lounge||201 South Main Street||Lennox||SD||57039|
|October 30, 2014||Publix||3551 US Highway 441 South||Okeechobee||FL||34974|
|October 30, 2014||Fremont Travel Plaza||7487 East State Highway 110||Fremont||WI||54940|
|October 30, 2014||Milford Package Store||270 Main Street||Milford||MA||01757|
|October 30, 2014||Walgreens #5941||1251 4th Street Southwest||Mason City||IA||50401|
|October 30, 2014||Rite Aid #11665||1295 East Main Street||Rock Hill||SC||29730|
|October 30, 2014||7-Eleven||752 Irvington Avenue||Maplewood||NJ||07040|
|October 30, 2014||Circle K||1122 East Indian School Road||Phoenix||AZ||85014|
|October 30, 2014||Plaza Tower News Stand||800 South Gay Street||Knoxville||TN||37929|
|October 30, 2014||Kangaroo Express 1276||808 Chickasaw Trail North||Orlando||FL||32825|
|October 30, 2014||CV Liquors||550 Russells Mills Road||Dartmouth||MA||02748|
|October 30, 2014||The Cigarette Store||761 North Idaho Street||Post Falls||ID||83854|
|October 30, 2014||Martins Gas Station||3900 East Bristol Street||Elkhart||IN||46514|
|October 30, 2014||Tobacco Road Smoke Shop||1232 North Tamiami Trail, Suite 6||North Fort Myers||FL||33903|
|October 30, 2014||Newton's||2822 State Route 44||Shinglehouse||PA||16748|
|October 30, 2014||Save Mart||3205 East Palmetto Street||Florence||SC||29506|