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In 2019, David Garofalo, the owner of 2 Guys Smoke Shop, which is based in Salem, New Hampshire, seems to be licensed to print his own money. With three locations in New Hampshire that encompass 18,000 square feet of retail space, as well as a thriving online business, Garofalo possesses perhaps one of the largest […]
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Altria Group’s investment in e-cigarette manufacturer JUUL Labs Inc. was first announced at the end of 2018 but in 2020, that investment remains in limbo as federal antitrust officials probe the big tobacco company’s control over shelf space in stores. At the end of 2018 it was announced that Altria Group had invested $12.8 billion […]
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Matt Booth of Room101 Cigars is kicking off the new year with a store exclusive release for Tinder Box in Waldorf, Maryland. On Jan. 18, 2020, Room101 will launch two new cigars–VI The Dream and VI The Nightmare–a collaboration with Big Sixx and Tinder Box. Tinder Box Waldorf is the first retailer in the U.S. […]
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Santa Clara, Inc. has a new exclusive release that it’s bringing to this year’s Tobacco Plus Expo (TPE)–the Montecristo Volume 1: 100 Days. This new release from Altadis U.S.A. was handcrafted in Honduras at Flor de Copan by the Grupo de Maestros of Altadis U.S.A., who have more than 250 years of combined experience making […]
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The recent passage of the federal Tobacco 21 legislation signed into law on Dec. 20, 2019 by President Donald Trump has created chaos and confusion among tobacco retailers, leading to various retail associations to press the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for clarification [read more here]. The agency has responded to this request, offering […]
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With the sudden passage of a federal Tobacco 21 legislation that effectively raised the minimum purchasing age of tobacco products to 21 years of age [read more here], many retailers find themselves confused by the new law and how–or if–they should enforce it. That is why the Premium Cigar Association (PCA) has announced that it […]
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For TPE 2020, TMG set out to reinvigorate the trade show’s educational conference by bringing in some of the premium tobacco industry’s biggest disruptors and headliners. Each session of Ignite, TPE’s educational program, has been designed to empower retailers and manufacturers and to help them to improve their businesses with insights from companies and entrepreneurs […]
Jan 14- Juul Labs Inc confirmed on Tuesday it will stop selling its fruit-flavored vaping pods in Canada, a move that could help the e-cigarette maker stave off mounting scrutiny over the surging popularity of its products with teenagers. Juul has adop…
Jan 14- Juul Labs Inc will stop selling most of its flavored vaping pods in Canada, CBC News reported on Tuesday, a move that could help the e-cigarette maker stave off mounting scrutiny over the surging popularity of its products with teenagers. Juul …
Since the announcement of the Deeming Rules back in 2016, the premium cigar industry has been under immense pressure from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as regulations, and the cost of business, has increased. According to recent reports, however, those tobacco businesses involved in cigars could find relief from an unlikely source–the White […]
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