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CVS to Sell CBD Products

The company is working with CBD product manufacturers to sell topical "creams, sprays, roll-ons, lotions and salves." CVS stores in 8 states will begin selling cannabidiol...

FDA: CBD Food Laws Could Take Years

The FDA is putting together a group to identify "potential legislative pathways" for allowing CBD into the food supply. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Smokeless Sales Soften

C-store smokeless sales have had ups and downs in recent years. In 2017, the smokeless tobacco category sustained a substantial hit when Altria Group issued...

FCB, FDA Launch Anti-Smoking Video Game

The Xbox game is said to be a metaphor for addiction. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) partnered with Foote, Cone & Belding (FCB)...

San Francisco Officials Propose E-Cig Ban

If approved, it would be the first e-cigarette ban in the U.S. New legislation would ban the sale of e-cigarettes in San Francisco until the...

C-Store RYO Tobacco Still Relevant

C-store RYO tobacco appeals to customers switching from cigarettes, but those customers are also drawn to vape in increasing numbers. According to scan data from...

Inhibiting the Cigarette Market

More states contemplate an age minimum of 21 for cigarette purchases, while others consider cigarette tax increases.  Last month, Hawaii State Rep. Richard Creagan presented...

Art Installation Created for blu Campaign

LED structure for blu e-cigs shines light on new campaign message. As part of the Pledge World by blu campaign, artist Sebastian Errazuriz revealed his...

FDA Appoints Acting Commissioner

Acting FDA Commissioner Sharpless supports e-cigarette restrictions. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) named Ned Sharpless acting commissioner. Sharpless is the director of the National Cancer Institute and...

FDA Outlines Flavored E-Cig Policy Changes

FDA Commissioner Gottlieb issued a statement on upcoming ENDS policy changes. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, who recently resigned, issued a...

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