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The change, which is expected to cost the chain $2 billion in sales, will impact three sites in the Dallas-Hiram area, according the store locator on the company's website:
495 CHARLES HARDY PKWY
DALLAS, GA 30157
51 SEVEN HILLS BOULEVARD
DALLAS, GA 30132
3285 NEW MACLAND ROAD
POWDER SPRINGS, GA 30127
In the press release, Merlo said, "Cigarettes and tobacco products have no place in a setting where health care is delivered. This is the right thing to do."
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