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MPs Must Amend Bill After Compelling Study On Vape Flavours

Tuesday, 30 June 2020, 3:01 pm | Alt New Zealand

A massive international study involving nearly 18,000 participants has revealed flavoured vapes are over two times more effective at helping adults to quit smoking than tobacco flavour alone. Further, flavoured vapes don’t lead to more young people ... More >>

Draconian Aussie Vape Crackdown Will Cost Lives

Thursday, 25 June 2020, 9:18 am | Alt New Zealand

The largest Kiwi-owned vape company, VAPO, is calling out Australia’s draconian crackdown at the border which it says will prove to be a death sentence to many Australians, with smoking rates set to rise. Australia has announced it will prohibit the importation ... More >>

Perfect Time For Govt To Reignite Campaign To Quit Smoking

Friday, 29 May 2020, 11:18 am | Alt New Zealand

“With so many Kiwis now keen to quit smoking, the Government needs to press play on its long-promised public awareness campaign to encourage and support smokers to switch to vaping. World Smokefree Day this Sunday provides the perfect platform,” ... More >>

Traditional Shoppers Not Going Anywhere - Vapo

Thursday, 14 May 2020, 11:20 am | Alt New Zealand

“Having a ‘bricks and mortar’ presence will remain critical as people love to interact with retail staff, see product, and seek advice,” says Ben Pryor, Co-owner of Vapo and Alt New Zealand - the largest Kiwi-owned vape company. His comments follow ... More >>

Lockdown Sees Vape ‘starter Kit’ Sales Up 30%

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 10:41 am | Alt New Zealand

The largest Kiwi-owned vape company says its R18 online sales for vape starter kits and entry-level devices have grown by a staggering 30% since the country’s Covid-19 Level 3 and 4 lockdowns came into force. Co-owner of Alt New Zealand and Vapo, Ben ... More >>

Govt Fails To Stall Non-urgent Business Reforms

Tuesday, 17 March 2020, 2:54 pm | Alt New Zealand

The Government’s $12 billion economic package looks positive overall, but they’ve completely failed to reassess their legislative calendar which in many cases unnecessarily challenges small and medium-sized Kiwi businesses over the coming months, says a ... More >>

Vape Recycling Expands Into NZ Homes

Sunday, 15 March 2020, 12:06 pm | Alt New Zealand

More options available to recycle e-cigarette waste New Zealanders who vape can now responsibly dispose of their e-cigarette waste in two ways: drop off at Vapo stores or send their collected waste for free through the post. Last December, leading ... More >>

NZ launches world-first recycling initiative for vapes

Monday, 16 December 2019, 1:45 pm | Alt New Zealand

New Zealand now has the world’s only free nicotine vaping products recycling programme. A new world-first partnership between leading vape company Vapo and Alt New Zealand, and innovative recycling giant TerraCycle, means that Vapo and Alt brands of e-cigarette ... More >>

NZ launches world-first recycling initiative for vapes

Monday, 16 December 2019, 1:27 pm | Alt New Zealand

New Zealand now has the world’s only free nicotine vaping products recycling programme. A new world-first partnership between leading vape company Vapo and Alt New Zealand, and innovative recycling giant TerraCycle, means that Vapo and Alt brands of e-cigarette ... More >>

NZ company enters booming UK vape market

Tuesday, 19 November 2019, 10:30 am | Alt New Zealand

Michael Mason manning the Vapo stand at last month’s Vaper Expo UK in Birmingham. More >>

Govt needs to read UK vaping study

Sunday, 17 November 2019, 4:37 pm | Alt New Zealand

“Compelling research out of the UK reaffirms vaping’s life-saving role. Here’s hoping our Government’s pending legislation reflects vaping’s increasingly documented health benefits for smokers,” say Ben Pryor, co-owner of the largest Kiwi-owned ... More >>

US vaping ban data, a wake-up call for NZ Govt

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 9:38 am | Alt New Zealand

“The New Zealand Government needs to urgently take stock of a worrying return to deadly cigarette smoking in the US, before it introduces legislation to restrict vaping products here.” More >>

World first: Vaping product now in pharmacies

Monday, 21 October 2019, 3:57 pm | Alt New Zealand

Believed to be a world-first, a vaping system branded specifically for the healthcare sector is now available in many pharmacies throughout New Zealand. More >>

Surge strategy on vaping gives Govt the answers

Monday, 7 October 2019, 1:37 pm | Alt New Zealand

“Having international anti-smoking experts like David Sweanor in the country promoting vaping as the best solution to smoking is being well received. I just hope the Government is also listening to the experts calling for regulation that works,” says Jonathan ... More >>

Ex-smoker backlash builds against vaping flavour ban

Monday, 16 September 2019, 3:37 pm | Alt New Zealand

“Kiwi ex-smokers are mobilising against the Government’s plans to drastically limit vaping flavours. Flavours have been key to them quitting tobacco and they now just want other smokers to have the same chance,” says Jonathan Devery, co-owner ... More >>

Limiting vaping flavours, a knee-jerk reaction

Friday, 13 September 2019, 8:15 am | Alt New Zealand

“Banning most vaping flavours is like banning flavours in low-calorie drinks and food. It makes no sense whatsoever and won’t help anyone.” More >>

Auckland Uni vaping research perfectly timed

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 8:01 am | Alt New Zealand

A media statement from The University of Auckland titled ‘Vaping helps smokers quit’ is perfectly timed, says Ben Pryor, co-owner of the largest Kiwi-owned vaping company, Alt New Zealand. More >>

Kiwi vaping campaign attracts international attention

Saturday, 7 September 2019, 2:08 pm | Alt New Zealand

The latest marketing campaign by the largest Kiwi-owned vaping company is attracting international attention. More >>

Kiwi vaping campaign attracts international attention

Saturday, 7 September 2019, 10:29 am | Alt New Zealand

The latest marketing campaign by the largest Kiwi-owned vaping company is attracting international attention. More >>

Vaping campaign set to launch, possibly one of the last

Wednesday, 28 August 2019, 2:14 pm | Alt New Zealand

Launching the latest and possibly the last significant marketing campaign for vaping, the largest Kiwi-owned vaping company is both unapologetic and frustrated. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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