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Longs to stop selling tobacco products

CVS Caremark Corp., which owns stores in the islands, will no longer sell cigarettes

By Kristen Consillio

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 06, 2014

~~<p>Federal and state health officials, applauding the parent company of Longs Drug Stores for phasing out tobacco products, are urging other businesses to do the same.</p>
<p>&ldquo;We appreciate &hellip; Longs&rsquo; commitment to good health and look forward to seeing more businesses such as convenience stores and gas stations joining in this enterprise. This is yet one more building block towards a smoke-free society,&rdquo; said&nbsp;</p>
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Federal and state health officials, applauding the parent company of Longs Drug Stores for phasing out tobacco products, are urging other businesses to do the same.

“We appreciate … Longs’ commitment to good health and look forward to seeing more businesses such as convenience stores and gas stations joining in this enterprise. This is yet one more building block towards a smoke-free society,” said  Login for more...



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