Walmart to stop selling electronic cigarettes at its stores

Credit: Seattle Times- Published on September 20, 2019
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart says it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam’s Clubs following a string illnesses and deaths related to vaping. The nation’s largest retailer said Friday that it will complete its exit from e-cigarettes after selling through current inventory. It cited growing...

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Published on September 20, 2019 -  00:31
Walmart Stops Sale Of Electronic Cigarettes In Their Stores
On Friday, Walmart Inc. made a big internal announcement. According to Reuters, Walmart sent an internal memo to its staff saying that the discount retailer will discontinue the sale of e-cigarettes at it's U.S. stores. They will also discontinue the sale of electronic nicotine delivery products. What's the reason behind the decision? The retailer said that growing federal, state and local regulations around e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery products are at the root of the cause.

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