TITLE

Wegmans kicking the tobacco habit

AUTHOR(S)
Goldschmidt, Bridget
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;2/1/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Wegmans Food Markets Inc. not to offer cigarettes and other tobacco products at its supermarkets. According to Danny Wegman, CEO and chairman of Wegmans, the decision was made in relation to the negative impact of smoking on a person's health. In addition to the cigarette ban, the company will offer a smoking cessation program to associates. Wegmans also launched the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.
ACCESSION #
30023999

 

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