Importing Samples


TTB REGULATION 27.49 SAMPLES ENTERING OUR COMMERCE

January 30, 2007

The TTB has issued an alert to advise of the enforcement of Regulation 27.49, pertaining to the import of commercial samples of alcoholic beverages.  The alert advises that samples over a specified weight, depending on the type, will require label approval.  The alert also offers advice as to how importers can import these goods as samples and remain in compliance of this regulation. 

TTB alert on importing samples.