Business briefing

Spanish campaign attacks smoking and e-cigs in one powerful blast

Written by ECigIntelligence || 19th September 2019 || Business briefing , Marketing & retailing |

Europe
Spain
Heated tobacco
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing
Marketing & retailing
A new anti-smoking campaign by the Spanish government takes on smoking, vaping, heated tobacco and hookahs under the motto “El tabaco ata y te mata” (“Tobacco ties and kills you”) ...

Research says flavours motivate vaping – and kids like fruit

Written by Lorraine Mullaney || 17th September 2019 || Business briefing |

North America
United States
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing
In the midst of US president Donald Trump’s declared crackdown on flavoured e-cigarettes, new research finds flavours have a strong appeal to vapers and play a part in initiating e-cig use ...

Dubai vape show organisers fear effects of UAE’s 100% e-cig tax

Written by ECigIntelligence || 10th September 2019 || Business briefing |

Asia
United Arab Emirates
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing
Organisers of a major vape trade show to be held in Dubai next year fear the introduction of a “sin tax” on e-cigarettes in the United Arab Emirates will hit a market that was only legalised in April...

US lung disease outbreak: how far, if at all, is vaping really to blame?

Written by Barnaby Page || 22nd August 2019 || Business briefing |

California
Connecticut
Florida
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Minnesota
New Jersey
New York
North America
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Texas
United States
Utah
Wisconsin
Public Health and Medicine
Business briefing
News that an unexplained lung condition affecting more than 100 Americans is being linked to vaping could hardly have come at a worse time for the beleaguered e-cig sector ...

Health under the microscope: ECigIntelligence science news in brief

Written by Lydia Thompson || 21st August 2019 || Business briefing |

Europe
United Kingdom
United States
World
Companies
Public Health and Medicine
Technology and Innovation
Business briefing
Smoking rates, toxic e-liquids, fears about DNA damage and weight gain, and a chemical warning over Juul flavours are assessed in ECigIntelligence’s round-up of the latest e-cig studies ...

Vaping under suspicion, but no proof in US lung disease outbreak

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 21st August 2019 || Business briefing |

New York
North America
Texas
United States
Wisconsin
Public Health and Medicine
Business briefing
Unproven but strongly suggested links between vaping and severe health problems in young people have been breaking out all over the US, raising conflicting fears and unanswered questions ...

Who’s who in ENDS: 20 influential individuals to watch

Written by Barnaby Page || 6th August 2019 || Business briefing |

Asia
China
EU
Europe
Netherlands
North America
UK
United Arab Emirates
United States
World
Companies
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing
Who has made the vaping world what it is today – and who will be prominent in determining its future direction? ECigIntelligence has drawn up a list of 20 movers and shakers, both for and against e-cigs ...

Japan remains premier test market for new HnB devices

Written by ECigIntelligence || 30th May 2019 || Business briefing |

Asia
Japan
Heated tobacco
Technology and Innovation
Business briefing
Japan continues to be the leading test market for heated tobacco products, with two new devices recently launched – including the world’s first device which works with ordinary cigarettes. SMV Japan, which lays claim to being the country’s first...

Motorsport expected to ignore WHO’s call to end tobacco sponsorship

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 8th May 2019 || Business briefing |

Australasia
Australia
Canada
Europe
France
Monaco
North America
Spain
UK
United States
World
Companies
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing
A call by the WHO for governments to enforce bans on all tobacco or e-cigarette advertising and sponsorship in sports events has had no formal response from the world of motor racing ...