Texas

Kirby, Texas Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

In October 2018, San Antonio became the first city in Texas to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21-years-old. On Thursday, one…

Texas Joins States Considering Tobacco 21 Bills

Legislators in Texas will once again debate the idea of raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21-years-old following the introduction of H.B….

Trade Groups Challenge San Antonio’s Tobacco Purchase Age Increase

A trio of retail trade groups have filed a lawsuit challenging the recent increase in the minimum age to purchase tobacco products in San Antonio,…

Weekly News (Dec. 17, 2018)

News A.J. Fernández Teases La Rosa de Guadalupe Blanco Cigar Co. Adds Asian Distribution Christine Hewitt Lanza Leaves CAA, Joins Swisher CLE Ships Wynwood Hills…

Decatur, Texas Bans Smoking in Parks

A proposal to ban smoking and the use of tobacco and tobacco alternatives in the parks of Decatur, Texas got the unanimous approval of the…

San Antonio, Texas Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21 Today

In mid-January, the San Antonio City Council approved an ordinance raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18- to 21-years-old, making it the…

Fort Worth Bans Smoking at Parks

Earlier this year, Fort Worth banned smoking at bars and restaurants, now the city has banned smoking at parks. On Tuesday, the Fort Worth City…

Garland, Texas Bans Smoking in Restaurants & Bars

Garland, Texas has banned smoking in the city’s restaurants and most bars. The ordinance, which passed 6-3, will exempt private clubs. Some bars are designated…

Bryan, Texas Passes Park Smoking Ban

Bryan, Texas has banned smoking in its parks. The City Council unanimously passed a new rule that will ban smoking in the city’s parks, with the…

BLEND Bar With Davidoff Cigars to Open Houston Location on Jan. 20

BLEND Bar with Davidoff Cigars has announced that Saturday, Jan. 20 will be the grand opening date of its new Houston location. Located in The…

San Antonio, Texas Raises Tobacco Purchase Age to 21

The Tobacco 21 movement has officially come to the Lone Star State, as San Antonio has become the first city in Texas to pass an…