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CLOSEOUT LETTER

Swedish Match North America Inc


Swedish Match North America Inc

  

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 

VIA UPS and Electronic Mail

 

11/13/14


Mr. Gerard J. Roerty, Jr.
Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Swedish Match North America, Inc.
Two James Center
1021 East Cary Street
Suite 1600
Richmond, VA 23219
gerry.roerty@smna.com


Dear Mr. Roerty:

The United States Food and Drug Administration's Center for Tobacco Products has completed an evaluation of your corrective actions in response to our Warning Letter dated May 22, 2013. Based on our evaluation, it appears that you have addressed the violations contained in the Warning Letter.

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.


Sincerely,

/S/

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