Are E-Cigarettes Helping Smokers Quit Cigarettes?

Scientists in California studying vaping’s impact on U.S. smokers have found that a significant number have quit smoking as e-cigs have risen in popularity, but are e-cigs to thank? While the scientists around the world remain divided on whether e-cigs serve more good than bad, this latest study, which was led by Shu-Hong Zhu with …

Oregon Raises Tobacco Age Requirement, Here’s The Impact On Nicotine Vapes

The state of Oregon has raised the age requirement for buying tobacco products in the state from 18 to 21 and even though nicotine vaporizers contain nicotine, which is derived from tobacco, but not tobacco itself, they too are subject to the state’s new tobacco regulations. The law’s new age requirement when into effect on …

New York Vape Shop Sued Over Exploding Vaporizer Battery

A New York vape shop, Village Vape-Or-Smoke in Webster, is being sued by a man who, according to the allegations filed in his lawsuit against the company, sustained injuries when a vaping device that he purchased from the store exploded. According to the lawsuit, which was filed in the N.Y. State Supreme Court on January …

New Study Shows Some Smokers Do Not Benefit From Vaping

While tobacco and vaping companies alike, some of which are now one in the same, are pushing vapes as an alternative to traditional smoking methods, namely cigarettes, it appears as if not all smokers benefit from this tactic, as the findings of a new study suggest that some smokers are actually smoking more cigarettes, possibly …

Vape Companies In Malaysia Continue To Wait For Possibility Of New Regulations

In Malaysia, vaping companies continue to operate as normal while awaiting the possibility of new government imposed regulations. In September of 2017, the country’s government formed a committee to regulate the vaporizing industry. This working committee includes representatives from the Ministry of Health, various vaping industry groups, and the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and …

Nerudia Acquisition: Imperial Brands Buys Vaping Services Company

The Nerudia vaping company, which was launched in 2013, has been purchased by the Imperial Brands tobacco company based out of Bristol, United Kingdom. Nerudia doesn’t make vaporizers or juices, but they do serve the companies that do with support that helps them bring quality products to market. And part of this support that helps …

Namaste Technologies Signs Global Digital Distribution Deal With Phivida Holdings

Phivida Holdings, a Canadian manufacturer of CBD-infused products, and Namaste Technologies, an online retailer of vaping and smoking accessories, have hashed out an agreement in which Namaste, for the next 24 months, will be Phivida’s exclusive online retailer, the two companies announced on January 11, 2018. Under the agreement, the two companies will share the …

SourceVapes Releases New Portable eRig, The Source Nail XL Sig2 Kit

SourceVapes Portable Nail XL Sig2 Kit

Las Vegas, Nevada-based portable vape pen manufacturer SourceVapes has released a new eRig that combines the portability of a vape pen and the concentrate vaporization skills of an eNail. The new Source Nail XL Sig2 Kit, which the company officially launched on December 29, 2017, is compatible with over 30 different atomizers and has an …