Tag Archives: Somerset Trading Standards Service

Time’s up for ‘branded’ tobacco sales

Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards Service are reminding tobacco retailers that the time is up for old stocks of branded products. When the Tobacco and Related Products Regulations 2016 came into force last year – introducing  “plain packaging” for cigarettes and hand rolling tobacco – retailers were given 12 months to sell old stock. […]

Scam victims in Devon and Somerset to get better advice and help

Devon and Somerset Trading Standards Service has joined a national initiative to support victims of mass marketing scams. The National Scams Team is a project funded by the National Trading Standards Board and hosted by East Sussex Trading Standards Service. It works with local trading standards authorities, and a range of other organisations including the […]