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5 Awesome Vape Exhibitions to Look Out for in 2018

5 Awesome Vape Exhibitions to Look Out for in 2018

Since our last article on the top vape exhibitions to look out for in 2017, there has been a massive increase in the number of independent vape exhibitions. However, for the veteran vape exhibition-goers, a few of the favourites have returned! Have a look below who the new guys are and who's come back for another year. What is a Vape Exhibition? A vape exhibition is an event that invites thousands of vaping enthusiasts from across the globe to come and try out, buy, sell, experiment and even flaunt their vape skills with other like-minded enthusiasts. What’s Changed Since 2017?...

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The King of Vape Tricks: Austin Lawrence

The King of Vape Tricks: Austin Lawrence

Day by day, vaping is becoming more accepted in contemporary society, with more people switching to vaping, different e-liquids being produced daily, and vaping competitions cropping up all over the globe. We’ve already seen how successful the vape community has become, and with recent claims coming out regarding the positivity of vaping (in comparison to smoking) the community is only going to become bigger. Vaping Competitions If you’re a vape enthusiastic, then you’ll be no stranger to the vape competitions. Thousands of people are seen attending the UK’s biggest vaping exhibitions each year to expand their knowledge of vaping. With...

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New Zealand Finally Legalise the E-Cigarette

New Zealand Finally Legalise the E-Cigarette

You may not have known this, but e-cigarettes were illegal in New Zealand, until very recently. Despite New Zealand overturning their e-cigarette coo, other countries haven’t been as lucky. Brazil, Singapore, Seychelles, and even Canada are among the more popular countries that still refuse to sell or distribute them. It appears that a fair few countries around the world are still in debate over what to do about the ever-progressing e-cigarette industry. Most are content with regulation, though there are some that take things much further, i.e., banning the product entirely, both from usage and distribution. Surprisingly, this has been...

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SmokShop Study Reveals Over 50s Trump Younger Generation in Vaping Usage

SmokShop Study Reveals Over 50s Trump Younger Generation in Vaping Usage

December 21, 2016 – SmokShop.com are one of the largest UK retailers of electronic cigarettes and we recently carried out a survey to determine what the average ‘vaper’ looks like.  A number of questions were asked and the results were surprising to say the least. If you look at the marketing for most e liquid and vape companies you could easily be forgiven for thinking the target audience would be male, and somewhere between the mid-20s and early 30s. The emphasis in the main seems to be on hip, urban street culture and most photos and images you see appear...

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Gang of Vapers Meet at Grand Theft Auto Bar

Gang of Vapers Meet at Grand Theft Auto Bar

Last week, a large group of vapers gathered at the Bahama Mamas Bar in Grand Theft Auto 5: Online. I heard about the event after a group of 20’s came into my shop and asked if I had joined any online ‘vape-ups’. I admitted that I hadn’t, but was intrigued by the concept. They explained that every week when they’re all free at home, they decide to meet at a bar in GTA, socialise for a while and then run off and do team missions. This got me thinking about how far the vape community has progressed in such a...

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