E-Cigarette News

CDC Reports Decline in Number of U.S. Smokers
A new report by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention reveals that many U.S. adults are giving up cigarettes. Despite the number of U.S. smokers staying mostly the same for the past decade, a new survey showed that the smoking rate is now down to an all-time low... Read more
Suspicions Rise After Tobacco Giant Wines and Dines French Officials
At first glance, it seemed like an innocent dinner among friends or colleagues. The group gathered at the Chez Francoise restaurant in Paris last Wednesday, where they sipped top-notch Bourgougne wine and dined on frog legs and veal. The group ended their meal with Cuban cigars according to French... Read more
Moody’s: E-Cigarettes Hitting European Tobacco Industry Growth
In the past, Europe was a haven for smokers and the tobacco industry experienced steady growth. In a July 2012 report, Moody’s Investors Service predicted sustained robust profits for tobacco companies in Europe, but this summer’s report looks much different. This morning, Moody’s released a new 2013 report stating... Read more
UK Plans to Regulate E-Cigs From 2016
Electronic cigarettes are wildly popular across Europe with an estimated 1.3 million users in the UK alone. In the past, e-cigs have faced no government regulations or restrictions in Britain, but that is all about to change. On Wednesday, the Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced that e-cigs... Read more
New Investors Give NJOY $75 Million For Research and Expansion
In the race to become the most popular e-cig, NJOY is a serious competitor. In the past few months, we’ve seen NJOY backed by celebrities like Courtney Love and Bruno Mars. Now, two new investors have stepped forward to provide the e-cig maker with $75 million for research and... Read more
Cats & Dogs With Smoking Owners Face Massive Cancer Risk
Pets provide a lot of happiness for their owners and are often considered a part of the family. People go to great lengths in order to keep these beloved companions safe and healthy. In fact, American Pet Products Association forecasts that pet owners in the United States will spend... Read more
No More Cigarettes With Coffee For Starbucks Fans
For smokers, a hot cup of coffee and a cigarette seem to be a match made in heaven, but if you prefer your coffee from Starbucks, you will have to take a walk before you can enjoy a cigarette. As of June 1, Starbucks has banned smoking within 25... Read more
France Bans Electronic Cigarettes From All Public Places
According to a May 31 report from Reuters, France is now issuing a ban against electronic cigarettes in all public venues. While France used to be a place where seemingly everyone smoked, now cigarettes have become a public enemy for Health Minister Marisol Touraine. In 2007, France banned the... Read more
New Study Reveals E-Cigs Do Not Harm Lung Function
A brand new study released in Inhalation Toxicology concluded that using electronic cigarettes does not harm lung function. The Greece-based study compared the impact of first and second-hand smoke and e-cig vapor on lung function. Researchers worked with fifteen tobacco smokers and fifteen nonsmokers. The smoker group was comprised... Read more
The FDA Continues to Push for E-Cigarette Regulation
For years, the FDA has battled against the electronic cigarette industry, pushing for new regulations and stricter supervision over manufacturing processes. Now, we face a future where the FDA will inevitably rule on how e-cigs will be regulated and the tobacco industry stands at risk of suffering big losses... Read more
Should Pregnant Women Be Subject to Smoking Tests?
According to The Telegraph, a new smoking test has been proposed for all expectant mothers. The suggested test would be given by midwifes at regular prenatal appointments throughout pregnancy to check for elevated levels of carbon monoxide, signalling cigarette use. One out of five pregnant women in England continue... Read more
The Big Tobacco E-Cigarette Battle Is On
As cigarettes sales continue to show steady decline over the past decade, the battle is on for big tobacco. According to the Federal Trade Commission, U.S. expenditures for cigarettes marketing declined from $9.94 billion in 2008 to $8.05 billion in 2010. In an effort to stimulate sales, major tobacco... Read more
New Bill Could Ban Smoking on College Campuses
Students who attend the public colleges in Illinois could soon be forced to give up cigarettes, at least while they are attending classes on campus. A new bill sponsored by Senator Terry Link seeks to ban smoking on all public college campuses. The bill previously failed in April when... Read more
Early Study Shows E-cigarettes Cause No Damage to Heart Cells
A brand new study is being conducted by the scientists behind E-Cigarette-Research.com to examine the effect of e-cig vapor extract on cultured heart cells. Researchers already know that analog cigarette smoke has a visible toxic effect on heart cells, but this new study was created to determine whether electronic... Read more
Marlboro Makers Announce Plans To Develop New E-Cigarette
Another Big Tobacco player Altria Group Inc. has announced plans to release its own take on the electronic cigarette later this year. Altria is the largest tobacco distributor in the United States and is better known to consumers for its Marlboro brand. After watching sales continue to slump, Altria... Read more
V2 Cigs Teams Up With National Tobacco Company In New Partnership
V2 Cigs is currently the top-ranked e-cig company according to consumer reviews, but the V2 empire is set to expand in 2013 as V2 teams up with National Tobacco Company to form a new partnership. V2 Cigs announced the partnership on April 22, 2013. National Tobacco Company is already... Read more
E-Cigarettes Blamed for First Quarter Decline in Tobacco Sales
In a March report from Morgan Stanley research analysts, it was noted that tobacco cigarettes sales had declined by 4.5 percent compared to projections for 2013*. This is a pretty major success for the American public, but what has caused such a drastic reduction in the use of tobacco?... Read more
New Study Shows That 9 Out of 10 Smokers Quit Tobacco With E-Cigs
Smokers around the world are making the transition to electronic cigarettes for a variety of reasons. Some choose e-cigs as an alternative when they are out in nonsmoking areas such as restaurants or shopping centers. Others use electronic cigarettes as a tool to give up tobacco. With so much... Read more
St. Patrick’s Day Sales
It’s your lucky day! While you haven’t found a pot of gold here, you have stumbled into some great electronic cigarette sales just for St. Patrick’s Day. This holiday always gets the CocktailNerd team excited and ready for warmer and longer Spring days. While e-cigs have helped us stay... Read more
Valentines Day Ecig Sales
You may have noticed we love holidays. And the greatest “love” holiday is next week! We hope you and your loved one can spend this Valentine’s day romantically enjoying e-cigs. It’s not too late to find some great electronic cigarette sales and savings with Valentine’s Day specials. Check out... Read more
Perplexed by the shear range of electronic cigarette starter kits on the market? Fear no more, as CocktailNerd has put some skilled Nerds to work on creating you your very own easy and customizable e-cig comparison chart. Simply select a kit you wish to compare directly from any review... Read more
Halloween Discount Codes 2013
We’re counting down the days to Halloween and we want you to celebrate with us. This week, we’re excited to show you a round up of the best Halloween deals on electronic cigarettes. We’ve found some incredible savings on all of our top ranking brands so now is the... Read more
Cocktail Nerd Social Media Contest!
## This contest is now closed! If you would like update of new contests and e-cigarette giveaways, please join our mailing list, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter ## The Details The CocktailNerd team has teamed up with V2 Cigs and Vapor Couture to giveaway a... Read more
The Price Comparison: Cig vs. E-Cig
Everyone wants to save money these days. Unemployment is at an all time high, the stock market keeps tipping towards an all time low, and there is no denying the fact that recreational spending is at a halt for most of us. When creating a budget, it can be... Read more