FILE PHOTO: Walmart’s logo is seen outside one of the stores in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., November 20, 2018. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Walmart Inc (WMT.N) on Friday sent an internal memo to its staff saying the retailer will discontinue the sale of e-cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery products at its U.S. stores.
The retailer said growing federal, state and local regulatory complexity and uncertainty were behind its decision.
Reporting by Nandita Bose in Washington; Editing by Steve Orlofsky