DAYTON, Ohio — Dorothy Lane Market here has joined a growing list of chains that no longer cater to smokers.
“We asked ourselves, ‘Why should we sell tobacco products when we promote healthy foods in our stores,’” DLM's grocery director, Tom Winter, told SN. “Our customers love that we no longer sell tobacco products.”
The independent retailer's Washington Square location was the last of its three units to snuff out tobacco sales earlier this month. Its Oakwood s