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 20, 2014||Valero Food Shop||2820 Biehn Street||Klamath Falls||OR||97601|
|November 20, 2014||Family Dollar||85 Joel Boulevard||Lehigh Acres||FL||33936|
|November 20, 2014||MLK Food Mart||704 West 15th Street||Panama City||FL||32401|
|November 20, 2014||Beach Food Mart||15045 Madeira Way||Madeira Beach||FL||33708|
|November 20, 2014||Sonny’s Food Market||1400 Seminole Boulevard||Largo||FL||33770|
|November 20, 2014||Yeong’s Pantry||220 South Belair Road||Martinez||GA||30907|
|November 20, 2014||Zaidee Corner Store||11881 GA Highway 46||Soperton||GA||30457|
|November 20, 2014||Snappy Mart #9/Phillips 66||1671 South US Highway 63||West Plains||MO||65775|
|November 20, 2014||Shell||5635 North Michigan Road||Indianapolis||IN||46228|
|November 20, 2014||Safeway||440 North Estella Parkway||Goodyear||AZ||85338|
|November 20, 2014||South Woodstock Country Store||10673 South Road||South Woodstock||VT||05071|
|November 20, 2014||Friendly Frankie’s Liquor||2481 Del Prado Boulevard North, #112||Cape Coral||FL||33909|
|November 20, 2014||St. Andrews Mini Mart||2025 West 15th Street||Panama City||FL||32401|
|November 20, 2014||G & J Food Market||60 North Grove Street||East Orange||NJ||07017|
|November 20, 2014||Purple Haze Smoke Shop||15026 Madeira Way||Madeira Beach||FL||33708|
|November 20, 2014||Walgreens #04311||3531 Thomasville Road||Tallahassee||FL||32309|
|November 20, 2014||J Smoke Shop||5140 West Peoria Avenue #138||Glendale||AZ||85302|
|November 20, 2014||Kroger Marketplace||855 Salem Road||Conway||AR||72032|
|November 20, 2014||7-Eleven||3001 Crater Lake Avenue||Medford||OR||97504|
|November 20, 2014||Mel’s Sport Shop||102 Highway 23 South||Spicer||MN||56288|
|November 20, 2014||Select Vintage Wines||25 Mountainview Boulevard, Suite 110||Basking Ridge||NJ||07920|
|November 20, 2014||QuikTrip||550 North Dysart Road||Goodyear||AZ||85338|
|November 20, 2014||Sunoco||18021 Conant Street||Detroit||MI||48234|
|November 20, 2014||BP||1510 West South Street||Lebanon||IN||46052|
|November 20, 2014||Circle K||2123 Oregon Avenue||Klamath Falls||OR||97601|