">e-liquids – TWAV

Washington vapers and shops fear 60 percent tax

Washington lawmakers are considering a bill that would could see a 60 percent tax levied on all vaping products. Introduced in January, Bill HB 1873 has now reached the House Committee on Appropriations, a highly-powerful committee responsible for allocating federal funding. State Rep. Gerry Pollet who proposed the ‘sin tax’ said it will eventually generate $30 million a year which…

National No Smoking Day 2019: We hit the streets to speak to vapers in Derby

This National No Smoking Day, Vapouround’s Lucy MacKinnon  took to the streets of Derby and visited our flagship vape shop to speak to vapers about their experiences #makingtheswitch. “I started vaping about a year and a half ago for stress-related reasons. I was an occasional smoker before but the only reason I didn’t smoke a lot was because I [had]…

This International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating the leading ladies of the vape world. 

Let’s face it, this is an industry dominated by men. But the women of this industry should never be underestimated. In a 2016 study on adult smoking habits in the UK, researchers found a higher proportion of men were current e-cigarette users (6.3%) compared with women (4.9%). The study also showed men were, “more likely to have tried an e-cigarette or…

Hong Kong proposes HK$50,000 fine and six months in prison for vape sales

The government of Hong Kong has proposed a fine of HK$50,000 and six months jail time for individuals found to be importing or selling e-cigarette products. The city’s chief executive Carrie Lam proposed a total ban on vaping products in October last year after the government announced plans to regulate the industry. Deputy secretary for Food and Health Amy Yuen…