Explore the Story:Tobacco Marketing in Philly

Philadelphia has almost twice as many tobacco retailers per capita as other major cities. The retail store is where cigarettes enter your community. Explore the story, which includes heat maps, photos and historical documentation of tobacco marketing in Philly. Learn the history and scope of tobacco advertising. Search by neighborhood and see how the tobacco […]

New Philadelphia Tobacco Retail Regulation

New Tobacco Retailer Regulations On December 8, 2016, the Board of Health approved a regulation concerning tobacco retailing in Philadelphia.¬† These regulations go into effect in January and February 2017. To review the regulation,¬†click here. The regulations includes the following: An increase in the tobacco permit issuance and renewal fees to $300. A limit for […]