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||Family Dollar||5201 Texas Avenue||Abilene||TX||79605|
|December 18, 2014||La Yerbita||19 North Central Avenue||Avon Park||FL||33825|
|December 18, 2014||Eddie's Bar & Grill||1283 Bayshore Boulevard||Dunedin||FL||34698|
|December 18, 2014||Sunoco||5625 North Atlantic Avenue||Cocoa Beach||FL||32931|
|December 18, 2014||Cheapy Smokes||5243 Southwest Avenue||St. Louis||MO||63139|
|December 18, 2014||Save a Lot||51 Seneca Trail||Lewisburg||WV||24901|
|December 18, 2014||Young’s Market||1210 1st Avenue||Seattle||WA||98101|
|December 18, 2014||Oasis Food Mart||1301 Kingsway Road||Brandon||FL||33510|
|December 18, 2014||The General Store||405 Calumet Avenue||De Smet||SD||57231|
|December 18, 2014||Parkway Mini Mart||3601 Shasta Way||Klamath Falls||OR||97603|
|December 18, 2014||Roadrunner Food Stores||1103 Court Street||Clearwater||FL||33756|
|December 18, 2014||Short Stop Grocery||295 North Memphis Street||Holly Springs||MS||38635|
|December 18, 2014||Shell||100 West University Boulevard||Silver Spring||MD||20901|
|December 18, 2014||IGA Fresh Market||114 North Meridian Street||Sunman||IN||47041|
|December 18, 2014||BP||10711 Colesville Road||Silver Spring||MD||20901|
|December 18, 2014||Happy Jacks Casino||1211 East Benson Road||Sioux Falls||SD||57104|
|December 18, 2014||Bestway/Sunoco||1 Saybrook Road||Essex||CT||06426|
|December 18, 2014||BP||504 Bates Street||Saint Louis||MO||63111|
|December 18, 2014||7-Eleven||1670 Route 25||Ridge||NY||11961|
|December 18, 2014||Linkwood Deli||3865 Ocean Gateway||Linkwood||MD||21835|
|December 18, 2014||Phillips 66||7 East Service Road North||Wright City||MO||63390|
|December 18, 2014||Circle K||825 West Highway 62||Corydon||IN||47112|
|December 18, 2014||Spee-D-Stop||2615 Gary Avenue||Dodge City||KS||67801|
|December 18, 2014||The Last Resort||14254 Salmon La Sac Road||Ronald||WA||98940|
|December 18, 2014||Hong Kong Dragon||1917 North 31st Street||Philadelphia||PA||19121|