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July 2017

young woman vaping 19/07/2017

Vaping is a £1bn business

10 years after the introduction of the smoking ban, the vaping industry is now a rapidly growing business, on course to exceed £2bn by 2020. UK sales of vaping products surged by 50% in 2016, reaching £1 billion. It’s been ten years since the laws came into effect banning smoking enclosed public places in England. With 1.9 million fewer smokers in the Britain since the ban was introduced people are turning to vaping, with nearly 3 million people now using e-cigarettes. Shane MacGuill, tobacco analyst at Euromonitor stated “More and... Read More

no smoking sign 11/07/2017
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Spanish study confirms e-cigarettes are an effective stop smoking tool

Data obtained from a recent Spanish study shows e-cigarettes are an effective harm reduction tool for smoking cessation. Spanish vapers association, Anesvap, has released data that backs up the results of countless previous studies. The main findings from the research highlights that smoking does not act as a smoking gateway for young people, it is also not as addictive as traditional cigarettes and helps to dramatically reduce smoking rates. 99.6% of vapers in Spain are adults, with an average age of 35. Of these vapers, 79% are female and 20%... Read More