The ongoing economic doldrums are going to hit independent retailers in New York State particularly hard this year, according to the New York Association of Convenience Stores. Jim Calvin, president of NYACS, says the state’s lack of tax collection on cigarettes sold on Indian tribal lands is going to impact the mom-and-pop stores off the […]
Cigarette smokers who have grown tired of rising tobacco taxes are taking advantage of a legal loophole to obtain cheaper smokes, the Wall Street Journal reports. But retailers offering such aid are attracting the interest of regulators. According to the Journal, smoke shops are now offering roll-your-own cigarette machines, which can produce a carton’s worth […]
The Puff Pop is a new edible candy that’s also a functional smoking pipe. It comes in five flavors: grape, lemon/lime, green apple, blueberry cola and strawberry.
Smokers seeking hard to find employment will flock to tobacco related kiosks that carry Cincinnati based, Spectrum Labs detox products, as more employers test for tobacco usage in pre-employment testing. Spectrum Labs carries a variety of products that ease the way for smokers and other users of tobacco related products to get through prescreening employment […]
Chicago based Color Flame Kings has a new line of cutting edge lighters that burn with a brilliant ruby red or emerald green flame.
SMOO-Z ENTERPRISES, LLC has introduced Smoo-Z(tm), “the smoker’s koozie.”
The electronic cigarette is currently in the midst of a still-unfolding court battle involving the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
SMOKESTIXX introduces decorative decals for cigarette packs.
EAGLE EYE PRODUCTS INC. introduces Lollipipe, a good tasting hard candy fashioned into the shape of a pipe that can be filled with tobacco.