Cool Fire Z50 pictured with Zlide Tank.

Cool Fire Z50 Zlide Kit Preview

The Innokin Cool Fire Zlide series is unusual in that the tank was designed in collaboration with two well-known reviewers, Phil Busardo and Dimitris (aka the Vaping Greek). After reviewing hundreds of devices, the two should be well placed to create their own. They worked together to meet the needs of the average smoker-turned-vaper – […]

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E-Cigarette Direct shop in Swansea.

All UK Vape Shops Told to Close

Just a week ago I speculated that vape shops might not close in the UK. It was not to be. Last night vape shops, along with all other non-essential shops, were ordered closed by the government. That’s despite lobbying from both vape trade associations (IBVTA / UKVIA), who called for vape shops to remain open […]

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Girl in face mask surrounded by vapour.

Coronavirus & Vaping: An Update

As Coronavirus continues to impact life across the UK (and, indeed, the world), we thought you might appreciate an update from a vaping perspective.  There’s rumours to quash, vape hygiene to consider and the need to think about the continued supply of vape products. Let’s get started. Will vape shops be shut in a lockdown? […]

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How anti-vaping ads market vaping to teens

My daughter is a teenager, and I hear all sorts of stories about the antics of her peers. They include teenagers smoking in the school yard, drinking alcohol until they collapse and doing drugs on the school bus. Crucially, they are not doing these things because they think they are safe. They are well aware […]

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A collection of Smok Pod Vapes.

Smok Pod Vapes Compared

In previous years Smok were known for their huge mods and immense power, not to mention their futuristic, space age design (think of the Smok Alien, for example!) But Smok have evolved, and in recent years have produced a range of highly popular pod systems. At the same time, the quality of Smok products has […]

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E-liquid bottles next to an EU flag.

Could new EU law be nail in coffin for vaping?

A few years ago, vaping was very nearly banned in Europe. The European Commission and the majority of the Member States planned to medicinalise electronic cigarettes. As it can take 10-20 years to get a medical licence for a product, that would have essentially outlawed vaping. At the time, vapers across the UK and Europe […]

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