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||Palm City Liquor||3243 Southwest Mapp Road||Palm City||FL||34990|
|October 30, 2014||Midnight Farms Country Store||3590 Southwest Deggeller Court||Palm City||FL||34990|
|October 30, 2014||Save Mart||3205 East Palmetto Street||Florence||SC||29506|
|October 30, 2014||Boulder Gas||2700 Baseline Road||Boulder||CO||80303|
|October 30, 2014||Total Stop Food Store||380 South Dakota Highway 262||Emery||SD||57332|
|October 30, 2014||Abby's Mart||24381 Fm 2090 Road||Splendora||TX||77372|
|October 30, 2014||Circle K||600 Rouse Road||Orlando||FL||32825|
|October 30, 2014||Shell||14717 Highway 59||Splendora||TX||77372|
|October 30, 2014||Soda Pop Shop||3003 Northwind Road||Parkville||MD||21234|
|October 30, 2014||J Martin Sales/Giant Flea Market||5500 Neeses Highway||Neeses||SC||29107|
|October 30, 2014||Holiday Pantry||12024 Champlin Drive||Champlin||MN||55316|
|October 30, 2014||4th Street Market & Deli||102 East 4th Street||Duluth||MN||55805|
|October 30, 2014||Lynn's Dakotamart||800 Mount Rushmore Road||Custer||SD||57730|
|October 30, 2014||Royal Farms Store #59||301 Maple Avenue||Chestertown||MD||21620|
|October 30, 2014||Smoke & Grocery||14910 Pacific Avenue South||Tacoma||WA||98444|
|October 30, 2014||New Deli World||7004 Broadway||Guttenberg||NJ||07093|
|October 30, 2014||Green Leaf Tobacco||3808 150th Street West||Rosemount||MN||55068|
|October 30, 2014||Carney’s Five Star Supermarket||Business Highway 13||Osceola||MO||64776|
|October 30, 2014||Handy/Citgo||501 North 15th Street||Immokalee||FL||34142|
|October 30, 2014||Lynch’s Liquor & Tobacco||7630 66th Street North||Pinellas Park||FL||33781|
|October 30, 2014||Cunningham's||736 21st Street||Vero Beach||Florida||32960|
|October 30, 2014||Shell||139 Medway Road||Milford||MA||01757|
|October 30, 2014||Atkinson Food Market||3825 North 15th Street||Milwaukee||WI||53206|
|October 30, 2014||Phillips 66||321 West Main Street||Butler||IN||46721|
|October 30, 2014||Circle K||714 West Main Street||Austin||IN||47102|