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Long Beach Cigars and Tobacco

Long Beach Cigars and Tobacco

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Department of Health and Human Services logoDepartment of Health and Human Services

Food and Drug Administration
Center for Tobacco Products
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993 

OCT 21 2015


Long Beach Cigars and Tobacco / Long Beach Smoke Shop
Attn: Gary Patel
5900 E. Spring Street
Suite D
Long Beach, CA 90815

Dear Mr. Patel:

The United States Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Center for Tobacco Products has completed an evaluation of your corrective actions in response to our Warning Letter dated July 8, 2015. Based on our evaluation, it appears that you have addressed the violations contained in the Warning Letter by taking down your website, http://www.lbcigarandtobacco.com.

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.



Ele Ibarra-Pratt
Division Director
Division of Promotion, Advertising, and Labeling
Office of Compliance and Enforcement
Center for Tobacco Products

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