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FDA Ingredient Compliance

FDA Extends Ingredient Listing Submissions Deadline

Technology is to blame–or in some people’s opinion, to thank–for the latest extension from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). On Nov. 7,...
FDA Retailer Manufacturers

FDA Releases Revised Guidance for Retailers Who Manufacturer Tobacco Products

There are many tobacco and vape retailers who are viewed as manufacturers in the eyes of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The...
2017 Tobacco Legislation Roundup

2017 Tobacco Legislative Roundup

The following are roundups of legislative activity at the state and local levels. Cigarettes and Tobacco Products Taxation—State Level The year 2017 produced an increase in...
Cigarrette Corrective Statements

Cigarette Manufacturers To Run Corrective Statements on TV and in Print

Due to a 1999 court order, Altria Group Distribution Co. and R.J. Reynolds Co. will be running new advertisements in print and on television...
FDA Health Groups Denied

Anti-Smoking Groups Denied Request to Intervene in FDA Lawsuit

The International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) is reporting a positive development in its ongoing lawsuit against the U.S. Food and Drug...
FDA Natural Disaster

FDA Extends Compliance Deadlines For Some Due to Natural Disasters

If you’re a manufacturer or importer affected by one of the recent hurricanes and wildfires, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is offering...
FDA Sample Ban Guidance

FDA Releases Updated Guidance on Free Sample Ban of Tobacco Products

Since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) began rolling out the Deeming Regulations in 2016, one area of the the new regulations that...
Gov. Jerry Brown

California Governor Vetoes Smoking and Vaping Ban in State Parks and Beaches

Though California state lawmakers made moves to to ban smoking and vaping in state parks and beaches, Gov. Jerry Brown has made a move...
Cigar Rights of America, IPCPR, Cigar Association of America

Cigar Trade Associations File New Legal Motion Against the FDA

Last week there was a lot of news out of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that impacted those in the newly regulated...
Congress Lets Children's Health Insurance Program Expire

CHIP Program Ends; Its Tobacco Tax Does Not

With the start of the new fiscal year, another government program is getting the axe due to a lack of funding. This time the...
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