Notice from two departments: electronic cigarettes shall not be sold through the Internet

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 Notice from two departments: electronic cigarettes shall not be sold through the Internet


According to the survey, the domestic e-cigarette market is dominated by online sales, and e-commerce platform, social platform, live broadcast platform and external sales website of e-cigarette enterprises are the main channels for e-cigarette sales. In addition, it is common for e-cigarettes retail stores to sell e-cigarettes to minors, sell fake and inferior products and other illegal behaviors.

In this regard, the State Tobacco Monopoly Bureau, the State Administration of market supervision and other departments will further strengthen the supervision of e-cigarettes. The notice clearly requires that all kinds of market entities shall not sell e-cigarettes to minors; urge e-cigarette production and sales enterprises or individuals to timely close e-cigarette Internet sales websites or clients, e-commerce platforms to timely close e-cigarette stores and timely remove e-cigarette products from the shelves, and e-cigarette production and sales enterprises or individuals to withdraw e-cigarette advertisements published through the Internet. According to the notice, the Department of tobacco monopoly administration shall strengthen the market supervision of electronic cigarette products, strengthen the monitoring, dissuasion and stop of the promotion and sale of electronic cigarette through the Internet, investigate and punish all kinds of illegal acts found according to law; any organization and individual shall dissuade and stop the sale of electronic cigarette to minors. Source: editor in charge of Xinhuanet: Liu Songpeng nbj9949

In this regard, the State Tobacco Monopoly Bureau, the State Administration of market supervision and other departments will further strengthen the supervision of e-cigarettes. The notice clearly requires that all kinds of market entities shall not sell e-cigarettes to minors; urge e-cigarette production and sales enterprises or individuals to timely close e-cigarette Internet sales websites or clients, e-commerce platforms to timely close e-cigarette stores and timely remove e-cigarette products from the shelves, and e-cigarette production and sales enterprises or individuals to withdraw e-cigarette advertisements published through the Internet.