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Monthly Archives: June, 2020

Netherlands Plans to Ban Flavors; Other EU Countries May Follow

The Netherlands’ government plans to introduce legislation soon that will ban flavored vaping products (except tobacco) next year, and tax the products that...

Bloomberg’s War on Vaping Expands to Latin America and Beyond

In Latin America there is an established, stable vaping market that coexists with laws banning commercial sales of vaping products. This is the...

Australia Will Shut Down Imports of Nicotine for Vaping

Australian health minister Greg Hunt has announced new policies that will make it nearly impossible for vapers to import nicotine, and will impose...

First PMTA from an Indie Vape Manufacturer Submitted

E-Alternative Solutions (EAS) has submitted Premarket Tobacco Applications for its closed-system vape products to the FDA. The company is the first vaping manufacturer...

Will the Revised EU Tax Directive Include a Minimum Vape Tax?

The European Union will include vaping products in its harmonized tobacco tax framework, called the Tobacco Excise Directive, or TED. This became a...

Angry Vapers Force Australian Health Minister to Back Down

Forgive Australian vapers if they celebrate too loudly today. Following a week of public outrage, Australian health minister Greg Hunt has backed down...

Why the ban on nicotine vape fluid will do more harm than good

Last week the federal government’s Office of Drug Control announced changes to the importation of nicotine-containing electronic cigarette fluids that will seriously affect the estimated 227,000...

Smoore to be listed in Hong Kong on July 10, 2020

On June 29, e-cigarette maker Smoore announced on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange that the company will issue shares from June 29 to July...