Monthly Archives: May 2014

May 22: Urge your elected officials to contact the FDA!

This is the second in a series of Action Alerts from the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) regarding the proposed deeming regulations by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on tobacco products. This week your immediate action is needed to engage your elected officials in the public comment process. Click on [...]

May 16: Submit your public comment today!

This is the first in a series of “Action Alerts” the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association (IPCPR) will post regarding the proposed deeming regulations by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on tobacco products. This week’s focus is on the exemption of premium cigars. Click here to access the sample letter to [...]

April 24: FDA releases proposed rule on tobacco products!

On Thursday, April 24, 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released proposed regulations on tobacco products, including premium cigars and pipe tobacco. The text of the rule is available here. The IPCPR and CRA are working tirelessly to defend the premium cigar industry. Here is the official statement from the IPCPR. Any questions [...]