Retail

The ECigIntelligence Retail hub brings together a range of news, data and analysis of e-cigarette retail around the world. This includes both online and offline analysis.

Philippines e-cig distribution channels

27th March 2020 - Charts and infographics |

Asia
Philippines
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Retail
Charts and infographics

The Philippines distribution channels are clearly dominated by one type of retailer. Here you can find ECigIntelligence’s analysis of this uneven split, which is further expanded in our in-depth market report for the Philippines Q1 2020.

Regional distribution of the top three chains in UK

9th December 2019 - Charts and infographics |

Europe
United Kingdom
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Retail
Charts and infographics

ECigIntelligence has mapped the locations of the biggest vape store chains in the UK. The analysis has revealed that each of these chains tend to concentrate in specific regions as shown on the map.

Click here to read the full ECigIntelligence report on the top 5 vape store chains.

German chain store growth between 2018 & 2019

14th November 2019 - Charts and infographics |

Europe
Germany
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Retail
Charts and infographics

Between Q1 2018 and Q2 2019 there has been a gradual increase in the number of vape stores for the leading chains, unlike other main chain stores which have not experienced major growth. This chart comes from the Germany market report which discusses market performance in the different retail channels, provides an estimate of the current vaping population and the market forecast.

Top five vape store chains: UK market report

29th October 2019 - Market reports |

Europe
United Kingdom
Marketing and Retailing
Retail
Market reports

In this UK market report, we identify the big five vape store chains and look at their where they are focused, where else they sell products and how future growth is shaping up

Vaping products in US smoke stores and head shops

17th June 2019 - Market reports |

North America
United States
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Retail
Market reports

We explore how vaping products fare in smoke and head shops in the US, the penetration of vaping products in these shops, which brands were popular, and how the channel may change

Regulations fuel growth: Canada market report

15th March 2019 - Market reports |

Canada
North America
Market Research
Retail
Market reports

In our latest look at the Canadian market, we find that most sales come through the offline channel. More mainstream retail outlets have started to carry e-cigarette products and e-liquids were cheaper in physical shops compared to online

E-liquids driving revenues: Russia vape store survey

30th January 2019 - Market reports |

Russia
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Retail
Market reports

In our latest look at how vape stores are faring in Russia, we find that the bigger share of revenue is generated by e-liquids rather than hardware, and the popularity of zero nicotine and bigger bottles of e-liquids has increased since last year

Most sales come from traditional retail: Greece market report

15th January 2019 - Market reports |

Europe
Greece
Consumers
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Retail
Market reports

In our latest look at the Greek market, we find Greek vapers prefer open system devices, the offline channel currently generates more sales and electronic cigarettes are now more widely available compared to previous years

Vape stores on the increase: Germany market report

13th December 2018 - Market reports |

Europe
Germany
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Retail
Market reports

In our latest look at the German market, we can see that the number of vape stores has increased in all Länder. This is due to an increase in vapers and a shift from the online channel to physical stores. We can also see that the vape store distribution mirrors population distribution

Number of new users falling:
Italy vape store survey

9th August 2018 - Market reports |

Europe
Italy
Consumers
Market Research
Retail
Market reports

Our latest survey of Italian vape stores breaks down numbers of customers and their expenditure into new and habitual users, notes regional variations and differencesn between high and low footfall areas