FDA delayed again

2017-08-30T10:55:47+00:00 August 21st, 2017|NEWS regulations|

The latest delay has pushed hearing arguments to early 2018. 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. The outside of the pack may look a little different, [...]

FDA Compliance Deadline Extended

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

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 [...]

FDA & the new administration

2017-01-31T14:45:02+00:00 January 31st, 2017|NEWS regulations|

The new administration's freeze on pending regulations will have little to no effect of the new FDA regulations on premium tobacco products. The freeze applies to pending reviews or ones that have not yet taken effect. A letter was sent to VP Mike Pence urging him and the president to reverse the new FDA regulations of [...]

Suits Filed on FDA

2017-08-21T02:33:03+00:00 July 15th, 2016|NEWS regulations|

The Cigar Association of America (CAA), Cigar Rights of America (CRA) and International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) have a filed a lawsuit in the federal district court in Washington, D.C. seeking an injunction to “vacate, set aside and enjoin the enforcement of the final rule” by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). [...]

Halfwheel FDA

2016-07-07T00:07:33+00:00 July 7th, 2016|NEWS regulations|

New FDA ruling for premium tobacco affects Al Capone products. Most will be internal, but you will see a difference in our promotions program and free samples. Read more from Halfwheel and their great resources on all news covering FDA regulations and the tobacco industry. http://halfwheel.com/fda