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Although you, as a consumer, will only see changes with our sampling program and on product packaging labels, we are working internally to comply with the FDA regulations which went into effect in August 2016. Starting in August 2018, our packaging will include a warning label. The Cigar Association of America (CAA), Cigar Rights of America (CRA), and the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) have been challenging the FDA’s ruling. On May 1st, a 3-month extension was granted for deadlines and enforcement. “This is certainly good news for our retail and manufacturing community, given the nature of the rules the industry is facing, and the uncertainty they create. This gives everyone, the industry and the administration alike, time to revisit the regulation, to determine the best path forward,” said IPCPR Chief Executive Officer, Mark Pursell. Read More from the IPCPR website.

2017-08-21T02:32:51+00:00 May 5th, 2017|NEWS regulations|0 Comments

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