Tobacco Compliance

Blackbeard's Captain's Quarters, is the official website of Blackbeard Trading Company LLC that retails cigars, cigar accessories, tobacco pipes, and tobacco pipe accessories. As such we take great care in complying with applicable state and federal laws. 

  • Texas Tobacco Permits:
    • Blackbeard Trading Company LLC holds a Texas Tobacco Retailer Permit (#19000906) and a Texas Tobacco Distributor Permit (#19001061). 

  • Federal Applicable Laws:
    • We work closely with our Attorney who specialized in tobacco compliance with the Code of Federal Regulations at 21 CFR parts 1100 (the deeming provisions), 1140 (sales and distribution restrictions), and 1143 (warning label requirements).

  • Texas Applicable Laws:
    • We work closely with our Attorney who specialized in tobacco compliance with the Texas Tax Code Chapters 154, 155, and 161.

  • Warning Signs:
    • All legal warning signs and disclaimers have been posted in the appropriate pages and product listings that are subject to the aforementioned federal regulations. 

  • Age Verification:
    • We use the following age verification tools to meet age restriction laws. 
        •  Shoppers Age Check built by DataDivers Inc.
          • Used to validate customer age at checkout. 
        • Modern Age Verifier built by OnltrApp
          • Used to restrict access to tobacco pages and products