Igniting Sales

June 2021

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Igniting Sales

Fourth-tier cigarettes and cigars benefited from pandemic shifts, while e-cigarettes shed their appeal.

Riddled with regulatory challenges—notably vape product flavor bans—cigarettes and other tobacco products face more burn on Capitol Hill and in statehouses than any other product convenience stores sell.

Customers turned to cigars as a product to kick back and relax with.