« Let's be responsible! “, This is the watchword offered by the tobacconist network at the moment! Ethics and responsibility… The recall is clear, whether it is tobacco, gambling or vaping products, there is no question of selling them to minors under the age of 18.
» Selling regulatory products is not a privilege, it's a responsibility “, This is the strong statement of the Confederation of tobacconists in recent days. Tobacco, games, alcohol, vaping, banking activities… The profession of tobacconist involves important societal responsibilities, particularly in terms of compliance with the obligations of bans on sales to minors.
According to the Confederation of tobacconists, these obligations are part of the specificity of the profession; they make the tobacconist a trusted trader. As difficult to implement as they are, they are imperative to protect the younger generations and play their full role in a more ethical society, mindful of its moral values.
« The Confederation, aware that the profession must progress and at the same time realistic about the daily difficulties of applying the framework inherent in its products, has decided to reflect on and put in place solutions to support the network and commit it to do better. " page (in French).
For more info, visit the official website of the Confederation of tobacconists.