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March 21, 2013

ST. LOUIS — The Check Stand Program added another new product to the collection of items that it has helped gain entry into convenience store distribution.

South Beach Smoke, e cigarette, available in menthol and regular flavors. Each disposable e-cigarette is equivalent to (2 packs of cigarettes). Product comes in a 24cnt display and holds and msrp of 9.99.  It recently launched into 500 stores through the Checkstand Program in stores through PA, OR, AL and OH.

The Check Stand Program is designed to increase product volume through testing and getting confirmation of sales on the launch. It is a way to expand into the convenience store market by actually gaining convenience store distributors and stores while the product is tested, according to

The cost is $20 per store and a free display for that store.

Once a successful test is run, Alexander, Ark.-based Check Stand Program pushes the results to its sales channels, including convenience stores, distributors, brokers and jobbers. They are now looking into putting together a marketing campaign that will reach over 15,000 buyers in the retail channel.

By Anthony Bautista
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