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 23, 2014||El Cheapo||385 Harris Trail Road||Richmond Hill||GA||31324|
|October 23, 2014||Circle K||213 Racetrack Road Northwest||Fort Walton Beach||FL||32547|
|October 23, 2014||Dollar Mart||77 South Washington Avenue||Bergenfield||NJ||07621|
|October 23, 2014||Super Stop Convenient Store||807 West Martin Luther King Boulevard||Plant City||FL||33563|
|October 23, 2014||Town & Country Supermarket||355 East 5th Street||Mountain View||MO||65548|
|October 23, 2014||High Volume||221 Brown Road, Suite A||Anderson||SC||29621|
|October 23, 2014||Citgo/Rightway Food Store||7700 Park Boulevard||Pinellas Park||FL||33781|
|October 23, 2014||Hop N Pop||3101 East 3rd Street||Panama City||FL||32401|
|October 23, 2014||Corner Market||1050 Southwest Grand Boulevard||Oklahoma City||OK||73109|
|October 23, 2014||Family Dollar||1429 Southwest 29th Street||Oklahoma City||OK||73119|
|October 23, 2014||China Moon||521 Macdade Boulevard||Collingdale||PA||19023|
|October 23, 2014||Don's Midway Grocery||640 Northeast Maiden Lane #6||Pullman||WA||99163|
|October 23, 2014||Lacey Fuel/Arco||4533 Lacey Boulevard Southeast||Lacey||WA||98503|
|October 23, 2014||Bottle Stopper Lounge & Package||2303 East 5th Street||Panama City||FL||32401|
|October 23, 2014||B.G. Bree’s||451 North Main Street||Akron||OH||44310|
|October 23, 2014||Mobil||1632 Highway Z||Peverly||MO||63070|
|October 23, 2014||Walgreens #1272||5101 West Indian School Road||Phoenix||AZ||85031|
|October 23, 2014||Jay’s Smoke Shop||83 Maywood Street||Worcester||MA||01603|
|October 23, 2014||Ampride||121 North Floyd Boulevard||Hinton||IA||51024|
|October 23, 2014||Speedway Grocery||19202 Old Highway 99 Southwest||Rochester||WA||98579|
|October 23, 2014||Bloomfield Pipe Shop||556 Bloomfield Avenue||Bloomfield||NJ||07003|
|October 23, 2014||The Parrot Bar & Grill||1100 6th Avenue South||Naples||FL||34102|
|October 23, 2014||Hess Express||4275 Park Boulevard North||Pinellas Park||FL||33781|
|October 23, 2014||7-Eleven||1976 43rd Avenue||Vero Beach||FL||32960|
|October 23, 2014||Marathon||2750 Roanoke Road||LaGrange||GA||30240|