Inspections, Compliance, Enforcement, and Criminal Investigations
Askar Solutions, Ltd. - Close Out Letter 9/30/11
Department of Health and Human Services
|Public Health Service|
Food and Drug Administration
|Center for Tobacco Products|
9200 Corporate Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20850-3229
SEP 30 2011
VIA Electronic Mail
Dear Sir or Madam:
FDA's Center for Tobacco Products has completed an evaluation of your corrective actions in response our Warning Letter dated August 12, 2011. Based on our evaluation, it appears that you have addressed the violation(s) contained in the Warning Letter by no longer offering for sale flavored cigarettes on www.us-tobacconist.com, www.cigsmall.com, and www.cigsvendor.com to customers in the United States.
This letter does not relieve you or your firm from the responsibility of taking all necessary steps to assure sustained compliance with the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and its implementing regulations or with other relevant legal authority. This letter also will not preclude any regulatory action should violations be observed in the future.
Promotions Advertising and Labeling Group
Office of Compliance and Enforcement
Center for Tobacco Products