ROCHESTER, N.Y. — The American Lung Association recently presented Wegmans Food Markets here with the Lung Champion Award in recognition of its decision to halt the sale of tobacco products. “Wegmans believes that the many young people who work in our stores will be affected by the message the company they work for is willing to give up profits out of concern for their health,” said Mary Ellen Burris, senior vice president of Consumers Affairs for Wegmans, as she accepted the award. There ...

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