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United States E-cigarette & Vape Market Report 2021-2028: Technological Advances in e-Cigarettes & Growing Awareness for Safer Tobacco Alternatives

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:30pm

The U.S. e-cigarette & vape market size is expected to reach USD 40.25 billion by 2028.

Key Points: 
  • The U.S. e-cigarette & vape market size is expected to reach USD 40.25 billion by 2028.
  • Due to the increasing health concern over the usage of conventional tobacco cigarettes, the market is expected to witness significant growth.
  • This, as a result, users are looking for alternatives to tobacco smoking, thereby driving market growth.
  • 2.1 U.S. E-cigarette and Vape Market - Industry Snapshot & Key Buying Criteria, 2016 - 2028
    3.5 U.S. E-cigarette and Vape Market - Company Ranking, 2020
    4.1 U.S. E-cigarette and Vape Market Share By Product, 2020 & 2028

Kaival Brands Expands Distribution with New Agreements, Store Count 46,000+

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:56pm

Kaival Brands expands distribution of Bidi Vapor products, store count now over 46,000

Key Points: 
  • Kaival Brands expands distribution of Bidi Vapor products, store count now over 46,000
    Kaival Brands is pleased to announce three new distribution partners for Bidi Vapor's vaping products: 1) Smoker Friendly International, an industry-leading tobacco-shop chain; 2) Avail Vapor LLC, a 12-state vape-store network (tobacco behemoth Altria recently became a minority owner); and 3) Hilmes Distributing, a large Midwest wholesaler.
  • These three additional distribution agreements push the potential store count for Bidi Vapor products to over 46,000, up from 10,000 for all of 2020.
  • "These new partners will become a large new revenue stream for Bidi and Kaival," said Niraj Patel, CEO of Kaival Brands.
  • The new supply chain partners become the latest to join the larger Kaival Brands distribution network of the Bidi Vapor family.

The Canadian Vaping Association extends a meeting invitation to Nova Scotia’s new cabinet

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 7:28pm

The Canadian Vaping Association (CVA) would like to extend an open invitation to work with industry to repair the destructive vaping legislation implemented by the previous administration.

Key Points: 
  • The Canadian Vaping Association (CVA) would like to extend an open invitation to work with industry to repair the destructive vaping legislation implemented by the previous administration.
  • Nova Scotias current legislation prohibits all flavoured vaping products excluding tobacco flavour and further restricts access through an excessive 50 cent per mL vaping product tax.
  • In acting to protect youth, Nova Scotia has overcorrected to the detriment of public health.
  • Most significantly, tobacco costs Nova Scotias health care system $168 million annually in direct costs.

The Cure Company and GRAV Announce Partnership in California

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 4:00pm

LOS ANGELES and AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cure Company , the producer of L.A.'s finest cannabis, and GRAV , the leader in handcrafted glass smoking accessories, have partnered to produce a limited number of The Cure Company x GRAV Glass Joints.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES and AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cure Company , the producer of L.A.'s finest cannabis, and GRAV , the leader in handcrafted glass smoking accessories, have partnered to produce a limited number of The Cure Company x GRAV Glass Joints.
  • "The flower cultivated by The Cure Company is truly a work of art that we are proud to showcase inside GRAV glass joints."
  • Each 7-pack of The Cure Company x GRAV Glass Joints are pre-filled with a total of one-eighth ounce high-quality indoor flower cultivated by The Cure Company.
  • Consumers can purchase The Cure Company x GRAV Glass Joints ($50) while supplies last at the following locations:

Bidi Vapor Advances to Final Substantive Review Phase of the FDA PMTA Process for all 11 Bidi® Stick Flavors

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:35pm

Bidi Vapor advances to final substantive FDA PMTA review phase, Kaival selects goPuff.com as exclusive online retailer

Key Points: 
  • Bidi Vapor advances to final substantive FDA PMTA review phase, Kaival selects goPuff.com as exclusive online retailer
    Bidi Vapor, LLC, announced today it received a Premarket Tobacco Product Application (PMTA) filing letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its family of disposable e-cigarettes called Bidi Stick, which comes in 11 flavor varieties.
  • The Filing Letter was the last hurdle before advancing to the final phase of the PMTA process, the Substantive Review.
  • Now having received the filing letter, the application has met the Agency's baseline criteria to move onto the third and final phase, called the "substantive" or "scientific review" portion of the PMTA process.
  • Recently, Bidi Vapor had to obtain restraining orders to prevent over 30 online retailers from selling counterfeit Bidi Vapor products."

TAAT Lifestyle & Wellness Ltd. (CSE: TAAT) (OTCQB: TOBAF) Carving Out New Market Niche

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:30pm

Addressing this problem head on and carving out a new market niche, TAAT(TM) Lifestyle & Wellness Ltd. (CSE: TAAT) (OTCQB: TOBAF) recently launched TAAT, a nicotine-free and tobacco-free cigarette, available in three flavors: Original, Smooth and Menthol.

Key Points: 
  • Addressing this problem head on and carving out a new market niche, TAAT(TM) Lifestyle & Wellness Ltd. (CSE: TAAT) (OTCQB: TOBAF) recently launched TAAT, a nicotine-free and tobacco-free cigarette, available in three flavors: Original, Smooth and Menthol.
  • The retail launch included a comprehensive unveil in Ohio, and an e-commerce site went live last week.
  • About TAATLifestyle & Wellness Ltd.
    TAAT Lifestyle and Wellness has developed TAAT, which is a tobacco-free and nicotine-free alternative to traditional cigarettes offered in Original, Smooth and Menthol varieties.
  • By cutting through the overload of information in todays market, NNW brings its clients unparalleled visibility, recognition and brand awareness.

Shanghai VAPE Culture Week is Coming in Less than 100 Days

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:40am

SHANGHAI, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 2021 IECIE Shanghai Vape Culture Week is coming to the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from 18-20 May!

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 2021 IECIE Shanghai Vape Culture Week is coming to the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from 18-20 May!
  • With less than 100 days to go before the official launch.
  • In addition to the presence of big-name brands, this year's IECIE Shanghai will also create a multi-category showcase, including open pods, heat-herb-sticks, mod kits, e-liquids and more.
  • IECIE and Vapebang has jointly created the 2021 World V-champ including vape tricks championship and vape cloud championship, providing a spectacular feast of vape culture.

Shanghai VAPE Culture Week is Coming in Less than 100 Days

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:28am

SHANGHAI, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 2021 IECIE Shanghai Vape Culture Week is coming to the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from 18-20 May!

Key Points: 
  • SHANGHAI, Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 2021 IECIE Shanghai Vape Culture Week is coming to the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from 18-20 May!
  • With less than 100 days to go before the official launch.
  • In addition to the presence of big-name brands, this year's IECIE Shanghai will also create a multi-category showcase, including open pods, heat-herb-sticks, mod kits, e-liquids and more.
  • IECIE and Vapebang has jointly created the 2021 World V-champ including vape tricks championship and vape cloud championship, providing a spectacular feast of vape culture.

Canadian Vaping Association: Progressive vaping policy positions the UK as the global leader for a smoke-free society

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 7:18pm

The UK is a leader in vaping research and progressive policy to support tobacco harm reduction.

Key Points: 
  • The UK is a leader in vaping research and progressive policy to support tobacco harm reduction.
  • According to todays release, the UK will also lead the world in creating a smoke-free society.
  • The regulations are also hoped to help smokers to quit, while not attracting people who have never smoked, stated PHE.
  • When used as intended, vaping is a powerful tool for smoking cessation and the betterment of public health.

Spyder Cannabis to Acquire a Leading Vape Retailer 180 Smoke

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 3:46pm

Vaughan, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - February 23, 2021) - Spyder Cannabis Inc. (TSXV: SPDR) ("Spyder" or the "Company"), an established Canadian cannabis and vape retailer, is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a binding agreement with CRHC Holdings Corp. (the "Seller") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of the entities that collectively comprise the business of 180 Smoke ("180 Smoke"), a dominant vape retailer in Canada.

Key Points: 
  • Vaughan, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - February 23, 2021) - Spyder Cannabis Inc. (TSXV: SPDR) ("Spyder" or the "Company"), an established Canadian cannabis and vape retailer, is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a binding agreement with CRHC Holdings Corp. (the "Seller") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of the entities that collectively comprise the business of 180 Smoke ("180 Smoke"), a dominant vape retailer in Canada.
  • 180 Smoke is a leading Canadian vape product retailer that has been widely regarded as the gold standard for vape store operations and customer service.
  • 180 Smoke has been a very successful Canadian vape retail operator and is the perfect fit to accelerate Spyder's expansion plans."
  • Spyder is a cannabis and vape retailer that operates in jurisdictions where the products are federally legal in Canada.