WEGMANS TO SNUFF OUT ALL TOBACCO PRODUCTS ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Wegmans Food Markets here is phasing out its tobacco categories, citing concerns for customers' health. Beginning Sunday, Feb. 10, cigarettes and other tobacco products will no longer be sold by the chain, despite the fact that the products are “very profitable,” the company said. In the meantime, no new product will be ordered and only remaining inventory will be available for sale, according to the retailer. “As a company, we ...
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