FDA Tobacco 21

Simple. Intuitive. Fast.

Put it next to your POS to check IDs before your customer buys tobacco. Visual and audio cues will alert you immediately if a customer is underage.

verify age.

Eliminate human errors. You’ll know immediately if someone is under 21. You’ll also know if an ID is expired, invalid, or if it’s a pass-back.

Always be in compliance.

With one quick scan, your liability of selling to a minor or failing a compliance check is drastically reduced.

About T21

    • It is now illegal for any retailer to sell any tobacco product to anyone under 21.
    • This includes cigarettes, cigars, smokeless tobacco, hookah tobacco, pipe tobacco, and e-cigarettes.
    • T21 applies to all retail establishments and persons with no exceptions.
    • To-date, the FDA has conducted more than 1 million compliance checks of tobacco retailers.

Available on devices you already own and use.

Accessories for the Vēmos ID scan app.

Tech specs

  • Available on Apple App Store and Google Play Store.
  • iOS compatible with iPhone and iPod touch running iOS 9.0 or later.
  • Android compatible with most devices and phones running on Android 4.3 and up.
  • Scans government-issued IDs across all 50 states, as well as passports from 230 countries and territories.
  • Recognizes 6200 document templates in 77 languages with new documents added every day.
  • Built for camera scanning capabilities to increase speed and efficiency without compromising data collection.
  • Also compatible with Honeywell SL42 sleds for external 2D barcode reading capabilities