Tobacco at the POS (Point of Sale)

There are many tobacco products available and advertised in stores, including cigarettes, cigarillos, spit, chew and/or loose tobacco, cigars and e-cigarettes. These products may have special flavorings, and many are available in different package sizes, including singles.

Point of sale advertising promotes brand recognition in youth and the belief that youth can buy tobacco products without proof of age. Expanding perceived availability of tobacco products encourages impulse purchases, cues cravings, and undermines quit attempts.

Below, you can find 2018 data and recommended action steps for commercial tobacco products sold in retail locations in the following counties:

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