Electric Tobacconist UK

Myths or facts about electronic cigarette, conceptual image. 12/03/2018

5 Myths About Vaping You Probably Believe

At Electric Tobacconist, we’re all about vaping. But at the same time, we know this is still a relatively new activity, so there still exists a great deal of misinformation or outright lack of knowledge about using e-cigarettes and other vaping devices. Along with this comes a tidal wave of myths about vaping that can be all too easy to believe. With this blog, we want to set the record straight. We’re going to separate fact from fiction and give you the solid and reliable information you need to make... Read More

The new technology cigarette, hybrid cigarette, heatsticks, tobacco, new device 05/03/2018

Is Heated Tobacco Trying to Muscle in on E-Cigarettes?

The soaring popularity of e-cigarettes is attracting Big Tobacco’s attention. Giant tobacco companies are in a panic. There’s no doubt about it. These multibillion-pound enterprises that ruled the world and hoovered up enormous revenues from people around the globe who were hooked on their products are seeing their once-thriving markets dry up. We have indeed come a long way from the glorification of smoking to the realisation that it is deadly and the single largest cause of preventable death around the globe. In January, we had the shock announcement that... Read More

Closeup portrait clueless senior health care professional doctor with stethoscope, has no answer, doesn't know right diagnosis standing in hospital hallway isolated clinic office windows background. 23/02/2018

2-Year Study on Electronic Cigarettes Finds No Harm Done

More thumbs up for electronic cigarettes after an extensive clinical trial. The question of whether electronic cigarettes are as harmful as traditional tobacco cigarettes has again been answered — and with a resounding “no”. We are now fast reaching the stage where there is conclusive evidence from a variety of high-placed medical and research bodies that vaping causes little or no harm to human health. This latest conclusion that electronic cigarettes are safe to use comes in the form of a clinical trial that was carried out over a two-year... Read More


Imperial Tobacco Buys Von Erl and Develops myblu

Big Tobacco takes another dip into the thriving business of vaping, scooping up Von Erl and developing myblu. Leading Austrian vaping manufacturer Von Erl has been bought out by British cigarette heavyweight Imperial Tobacco, in another firm indication that Big Tobacco is moving towards electronic cigarettes as more people quit smoking — and are using vaping as a way to effectively do so. According to our information, Imperial will be launching the popular and stylish My. Von Erl pod mod as “myblu“, and here at Electric Tobacconist UK, we are... Read More

no to cigarettes, yes to vape 13/02/2018

All Change as Big Tobacco Focuses on Electronic Cigarettes

As electronic cigarettes increasingly take over, big tobacco companies could go up in smoke. Many people were taken aback at the start of the year when one of the world’s biggest tobacco companies suddenly announced — via full-page ads in British newspapers — that it was giving up smoking. Is it for real, or just another publicity stunt? It seems the truth is that if tobacco firms keep on making cigarettes, they could find their once-thriving businesses dying. We have electronic cigarettes to thank for a growing number of people... Read More

Vapers gathered to protest the introduction of new laws that would treat vaping like smoking 09/02/2018

Electronic Cigarettes Are Now Firmly Part of a Better Society

More UK health authorities are recommending electronic cigarettes as a way to quit smoking. When the NHS advised people during Stoptober — the annual campaign to try and help people stop smoking — to use electronic cigarettes to try and kick their tobacco habit, it was a seminal moment for the vaping sector. It was the first time the health service had made such a bold recommendation, and it follows similar advice from other health authorities in the UK. There is extremely good reason for this. Smoking is the leading... Read More

Two women vaping outdoor. The evening sunset over the city. Toned image. 24/01/2018

Only 5% of British Adults Believe Vaping Is More Harmful Than Smoking

People’s views of electronic cigarettes are turning far more positive. Public perceptions about vaping are changing. Just a few short years ago, many people were wary of e-cigarettes. They didn’t really know what they were, what they did, or if they were any better than tobacco cigarettes. Certainly when any new product arrives into the marketplace, there will be a great deal of suspicion about it, and this has definitely been the case with e-cigarettes. Not anymore. In January, we commissioned leading pollsters YouGov to carry out a survey for... Read More

Advanced personal vaporizer or e-cigarette 23/01/2018

2018 E-Cigarette Predictions: Refillable Blu E-Cigs and Sub-Ohm Vaping

As we go into 2018 on an e-cigarette industry high following the phenomenal sales of last year, we look to the future and ask what the key technological advancements are going to be for e-cigarettes and vaping in the coming year.  As the likes of sub-ohm vaping become increasingly popular, as do refillable Blu e-cigs, many vapers and e-cigarette users are finding themselves pondering over something. What is 2018 going to bring in the way of new technological developments for the industry? Another facet of looking to the future is... Read More

Businessman holds e-xigarette or vaporizer in hand. 19/01/2018

The Value of E-Cigarettes and Vaping to Our Society

The rapid emergence and growth of the vaping sector has brought a number of extremely beneficial assets to society. Some of these are obvious, such as the growth of vape shops run by young entrepreneurs, Others, such as the growing evidence that switching from smoking to vaping products like iJoy vape mods has considerable health benefits, have been more subtle. It’s incredible to think that, just a decade ago, the vape shop and e-cigarette sector as we know it today barely existed. Throughout 2016, though, e-cigarettes continued to be one... Read More

No smoking electronic cigarette in the office 15/01/2018

Top 3 E-Cigarette Truths vs Mainstream Misconceptions

As the e-cigarette Industry continues to grow, there are still serious mainstream misconceptions about vaping products and their definitions that need to be debunked. Despite the enormous social popularity and financial success of the e-cigarette industry, serious social misconceptions still remain surrounding what vaping actually is. The distinctions between the products that we love, the contents and health effects of e-liquids as compared to traditional smoking, and e-cigarettes’ relationship to quitting smoking are all topics that are misconstrued by some. It can be difficult to decipher what is right and... Read More