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 26, 2014||BP Shop||5445 North State Road 9||Howe||IN||46746|
|November 26, 2014||#1 Water||10424 Dale Avenue||Stanton||CA||90680|
|November 26, 2014||76 / Food Mart||7427 Fauntleroy Way South West||Seattle||WA||98136|
|November 26, 2014||Fred Meyer Fuel Station||1900 South East Sedgwick Road||Port Orchard||WA||98366|
|November 26, 2014||Beaver Food Market Hardware||53 Old House Branch Road||Topmost||KY||41862|
|November 26, 2014||Corner Cupboard||141 Highway 15||Bennettsville||SC||29512|
|November 26, 2014||RaceTrac||4641 West Eau Gallie Boulevard||Melbourne||FL||32934|
|November 26, 2014||Harmony Exxon||4600 Ogletown Stanton Road||Newark||DE||19713|
|November 26, 2014||Shell||13053 East FM 1097 Road||Willis||TX||77378|
|November 26, 2014||Marathon||2120 North Lebanon Street||Lebanon||IN||46052|
|November 26, 2014||EZ Lane/Gas Mart||501 Ohio Avenue||Lynn Haven||FL||32444|
|November 26, 2014||Smokers Choice||120 Carolina Avenue||Chester||WV||26034|
|November 26, 2014||Pacesetter/Shell||3097 Simpson Highway 13||Mendenhall||MS||39114|
|November 26, 2014||Tobacco & Glass||3431 Bonita Beach Road #209||Bonita Springs||FL||34134|
|November 26, 2014||Dollar General||1601 East Main Street||Harrisville||WV||26362|
|November 26, 2014||Super Duper Foods||33607 US Highway 97||Oroville||WA||98844|
|November 26, 2014||Cigarette Outlet||2 South Delmorr Avenue, Suite 500||Morrisville||PA||19067|
|November 26, 2014||West 40 Plaza||100 West Highway 16||Oacoma||SD||57365|
|November 26, 2014||Quick Pick Food Store||800 58th Street North||St. Petersburg||FL||33710|
|November 26, 2014||Cedar Grove Wine & Liquors||120 Cedar Grove Lane||Somerset||NJ||08873|
|November 26, 2014||Walgreens #04165||28100 South Tamiami Trail||Bonita Spring||FL||34134|
|November 26, 2014||Hillbilly U-Pump||645 Highway 62 West||Salem||AR||72576|
|November 26, 2014||Walgreens #07918||5 Patricia Avenue||Dunedin||FL||34698|
|November 26, 2014||Chilito Green Express/Sun Gas||5600 Butler National Drive||Orlando||FL||32812|
|November 26, 2014||Pic & Pay #1||1012 Highway 38 North||Bennettsville||SC||29512|