Electronic cigarettes

Almost 2,000 Canadians Tell Health Canada: Stop Unnecessary Vaping Regulations

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 12:35pm

In the past, Health Canada has chosen to consolidate the views of vapers.

Key Points: 
  • In the past, Health Canada has chosen to consolidate the views of vapers.
  • For example, in the Youth Vaping consultation, 24,000 individual and personalized postcards were combined as one submission.
  • "We call on Health Canada to include the voice of the Canadian vaper in this and any future regulatory process.
  • About Rights4Vapers.comRights4Vapers.com is an organization of vaping advocates dedicated to the advancement of Canadian based research on vaping.

Public Health Focuses on Dangers of Menthol Cigarettes Reaching Those Most Impacted by Menthol Use - Black Communities, LGBTQ and Young Adults

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:43pm

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) launches its first quit menthol cigarette campaign to address the risks and harms of menthol tobacco use within communities most exposed to menthol Black communities, LGBTQ, and young adults.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) launches its first quit menthol cigarette campaign to address the risks and harms of menthol tobacco use within communities most exposed to menthol Black communities, LGBTQ, and young adults.
  • "The tobacco industry has disproportionately marketed menthol cigarettes in Black communities as well as towards LGBTQ and youth.
  • Through a variety of programs, community partnerships and services, Public Health oversees environmental health, disease control, and community and family health.
  • Los Angeles County Department of Public Health works to protect health, prevent disease, and promote health and well-being.

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.

Vuse Alto 4-Pod Packs Now Available Nationwide

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 2:30pm

The Vuse vapor brand announced today a national expansion of Vuse Alto Golden Tobacco 5.0% and Alto Menthol 5.0% 4-pod packs and the national release of Vuse Alto Golden Tobacco 2.4% and Alto Menthol 2.4% 4-pod packs.

Key Points: 
  • The Vuse vapor brand announced today a national expansion of Vuse Alto Golden Tobacco 5.0% and Alto Menthol 5.0% 4-pod packs and the national release of Vuse Alto Golden Tobacco 2.4% and Alto Menthol 2.4% 4-pod packs.
  • The 4-pod packs provide adult vapor consumers with three Vuse Alto configuration options as they can now choose from single-pod, 2-pod or 4-pod packs.
  • Adult nicotine consumers have the ability to make Vuse Alto devices their own and unique to their preferences and style.
  • The 4-pod pack configuration is the most popular among competitive pod-mod vapor products and 4-pod packs enable Vuse Alto to compete against competitors on a per-pod price point.

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.

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.