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The New Tobacco Shop is Here: E-Cigarette Store Opens in Manhattan
July 29, 2013Posted by on
E-Cigarette Shop Hopes to Convert Smokers on Lower East Side
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E-Cigarette On Twitter: Could A Tweeting Electronic Cigarette Help You Quit Smoking?
However, as the rules for e-cigarettes have yet to be hammered out, it’s best to err on the side of caution for now. Some people have been using e-cigarettes as smoking cessation devices, replacing tobacco cigarettes with the electronic alternative. E-cigarettes are said to provide a nicotine hit minus the tobacco and other harmful chemicals of traditional cigarettes. The e-cigarette linked to Twitter is another step towards using the electronic device to stop smoking, as data from the tweets can identify triggers v2 new cig for nicotine cravings and rally support from followers.
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“I started taking long, long walks” in an effort to hide the smoking from his wife, Meilan said. Now Meilan is smoking e-cigarettes and hopes to wean himself off nicotine gradually. “I think I will do this until my hand stops shaking, and then I will quit it entirely,” Meilan said. Howard Sloane, 62, a Vape New York customer for the past year, said he had no intention of graduating from e-cigarettes.
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Lorillard profit up 10% on e-cigarette sales
Gross profit jumped to 37.6% from 35.4%. Sales volume for Lorillard’s Newport brand, which represents a bulk of its sales, slid 1.3%, though its retail-market share climbed to 12.6% from 12% last year. Lorillard, which last year spent $135 million to buy electronic-cigarettes maker blu eCigs, reported net sales for that business totaled $57 million in the latest quarter, matching the first quarter’s total. The company spent $169 million to repurchase 3.9 million shares during the quarter.
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