Blu Cigs TV Commercial Brings E-Cigarettes to the Big Screen

It's been a long time coming, but we finally have a serious television commercial for e-cigarettes. It's for Blu Cigs and in the short time it's been running it has caused a lot of discussions both in main stream media and vaping circles. I've often wondered when electronic cigarettes would be big enough to reach television. Well, that day has finally arrived as the first commercial...

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Reynolds American Tobacco Developing Its Own Disposable Electronic Cigarette

Reynolds American Inc., one of the three biggest tobacco companies in the United States, has recently unveiled its very own e-cigarette. It's called the "Vuse" and it's a disposable, but there's very little other info available right now. If you weren't convinced Big Tobacco was interested in the increasingly lucrative electronic cigarette business, this piece of news will put...

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More Than One Third of Czechs Have Tried Electronic Cigarettes

E-cigarettes are growing in popularity all over the world, and one of the countries where they are in really high demand is the Czech Republic. During the last year, e-cigs have taken the European country by storm, with stores opening up all over its cities. Doctor Eva Kralikova, who runs the Prague-based Czech Centre for Tobacco Addiction, has conducted a study to...

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Big Tobacco Fights Back – Philip Morris to Launch Lower Health Risk Cigarettes by 2017

Philip Morris International, one of the world's largest tobacco cigarette companies, has announced it will launch a new line of lower health risk cigarettes, sometime in the next four years. Will this affect the electronic cigarette business? Not too long ago we wrote about the new Read More...

V2 Cigs Sets World Record for Most People Using E-Cigarettes in One Place

Over 500 people gathered at Windward Plaza in Venice Beach, California, on June 8, to light up V2 Cigs electronic cigarettes and raise awareness about the revolutionary tobacco cigarette alternative. Although it doesn't seem all that important, it's unique events like this that draw the attention of...

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New Study Shows It’s Never Too Late to Switch to Electronic Cigarettes

According to the findings of a meta-analysis of 17  studies on the risk of all-cause mortality in smokers 60 or older, it's never too late to quit smoking. So if you were using your age as a final excuse not to switch to e-cigarettes,  it's time to make the change. Most life-long smokers say "why quit now when the damage is already done?" and many of us would probably agree...

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E-Cigarette Company Secures Patent for Puff Counter Technology

Livingston-based Logic E-Cigarettes recently announced the company has recently been issued a patent for a puff counting display that tracks the usage of its disposable electronic cigarettes. “This will be the future of the electronic cigarettes,” Eli...

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California Deputy Attorney General Decided to Ban E-Cigarette Flavors

If you're a vaper living in California, you've probably already noticed flavored e-liquids have almost disappeared. No, it's not the high demand, but the result of the state's Deputy Attorney General's decision to ban all e-cigarette flavors except tobacco and menthol. As if electronic cigarettes hadn't taken enough flak already, California's Deputy Attorney General, Jeanne Finnberg, has...

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New Survey Finds Electronic Cigarettes Are Becoming an Important Business Niche

Tobacco Talk, a recent survey conducted for Wells Fargo Securities showed retailer confidence in e-cigarettes has been growing steadily, with a big boost from Blu Cigs' acquisition by Lorillard. The survey conducted on May 17 this year revealed that...

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Retailers Re-Evaluate Tobacco Shelf Space, Make More Room for E-Cigarettes

It may not be the most visible change, but statistics show most retailers across America are re-evaluating their stores' tobacco shelf space, and replacing cigarette some of it with other tobacco products and electronic cigarettes. For decades, cigarettes have dominated store shelves all around the country, generating considerable profits to shop owners, but with sales declining at an...

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