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|
|December 18, 2014||Getty Mart||993 Hamilton Avenue||Waterbury||CT||06706|
|December 18, 2014||Family Dollar||623 Main Avenue North||Brookings||SD||57006|
|December 18, 2014||Express Lane||16935 Panama City Beach Parkway||Panama City Beach||FL||32413|
|December 18, 2014||Happy Jacks Casino||1211 East Benson Road||Sioux Falls||SD||57104|
|December 18, 2014||Czech’erd Flag Bar||207 West 3rd Street||Wilber||NE||68465|
|December 18, 2014||Dollar General||17666 Dodson Branch Highway||Cookeville||TN||38501|
|December 18, 2014||7-Eleven||6270 150th Avenue North||Clearwater||FL||33760|
|December 18, 2014||Alcorn Cigars||8984 Watson Road||Crestwood||MO||63119|
|December 18, 2014||Gita Food Store||1700 3rd Street South||Saint Petersburg||FL||33701|
|December 18, 2014||Atlixco Tortilleria & Carniceria||2814 Lee Boulevard, Units 12 and 13||Lehigh Acres||FL||33971|
|December 18, 2014||Hamburg Liquors||90 State Route 23 South # 4||Hamburg||NJ||07419|
|December 18, 2014||Rose Supermarket||6026 Radio Road||Naples||FL||34104|
|December 18, 2014||Parkway Mini Mart||3601 Shasta Way||Klamath Falls||OR||97603|
|December 18, 2014||7-Eleven||8351 9th Street North||Saint Petersburg||FL||33702|
|December 18, 2014||BP||10711 Colesville Road||Silver Spring||MD||20901|
|December 18, 2014||Best Buy Liquors||195 East Bloomingdale Avenue||Brandon||FL||33511|
|December 18, 2014||Circle K||10960 West Colonial Drive||Ocoee||FL||34761|
|December 18, 2014||Arco/ampm||4901 La Sierra Avenue||Riverside||CA||92505|
|December 18, 2014||Express Lane/Chevron||20407 Panama City Beach Parkway||Panama City Beach||FL||32413|
|December 18, 2014||Taqueria Merlo y Tienda Mexicana||1004 West Main Street||Avon Park||FL||33825|
|December 18, 2014||Dolphin Key Resort||1502 Miramar Street||Cape Coral||FL||33904|
|December 18, 2014||7-Eleven||800 South Missouri Avenue||Clearwater||FL||33756|
|December 18, 2014||Jamel’s Deli Market||5700 Spruce Street||Philadelphia||PA||19139|
|December 18, 2014||Winn Dixie #488||23200 Front Beach Road||Panama City||FL||32413|
|December 18, 2014||7-Eleven||101 Woodside Road||Essexville||MI||48732|