SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — A year after it did away with in-store tobacco advertising in 72 locations, Price Chopper here is reporting a drop in tobacco sales. Today double-thick opaque filters obscure logos from brands like Camel and Marlboro on the face of its tobacco centers in New York state. All other materials promoting tobacco in these locations have been removed. “Price Chopper has made a commitment not to entice the next generation of smokers,” spokeswoman Mona Golub told SN. “We felt by ...

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