TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 1, 2016) - Following the Federal government's announcement on World No Tobacco Day (May 31) to hold a consultation period on plain packaging for tobacco products, Alex Scholten, President of the Canadian Convenience Store Association (CCSA), is available to speak with media and share his insights on the impact that this policy could have on convenience store owners and retailers.

CCSA represents the collective interests of Canada's 26,000 C-Store retailers and vendors, acting as the industry voice and working to promote professional business practices, standards and ethics throughout the industry.

WHO: Alex Scholten, President of the Canadian Convenience Store Association
WHAT: Impact of plain tobacco packaging on Canadian convenience store retailers
WHEN &
WHERE: Interviews are available upon request, by phone or in person

Contact Information:

Torchia Communications
Marie-Emmanuelle Khoury
514-288-8290 ext. 214
mekhoury@torchiacom.com

Torchia Communications
Lauriane Ayivi
514-288-8290 ext. 233
lauriane@torchiacom.com