SFATA staff are hard at work planning for the Annual SFATA Conference and Trade Show that will take place Oct. 20-21st in beautiful Hollywood, Fla. To raise funds for our important work, SFATA Board Secretary Kimberly Hesse is organizing the inaugural SFATA Golf Classic for October 19. Click here for more information and to express your interest in the […]Lees meer "Save the Date For SFATA’s Golf Classic"
The Center for Tobacco Products at FDA is hosting their next live Q&A webinar today at 1 p.m. EST. The event, “Live Q&A Webinar for Small Manufacturers, Importers, and Vape Shops That Manufacture or Import Newly Regulated Tobacco Products” may help answer questions many SFATA members have asked but the FDA has not answered publicly. Retailers who […]Lees meer "Reminder: Center for Tobacco Products at FDA Webinar Today"
Photo by Motherboard.com A recent story on Motherboard.com addressed one of the many questions regarding looming FDA regulations-will former smokers who now vape go back to smoking? The story says that the majority of vapers are indeed smokers, and with new regulations making vaping more expensive and probably leading to small businesses going out of […]Lees meer "Will Vapers Go Back to Smoking Due to Regulations?"
West Virginia’s new tax hike, which the states says will generate $100 million in revenue, went into effect July 1. The tax on cigarettes went from 45 cents to one dollar, amounting to a 65 cent per pack increase, according to Halfwheel.com. Cigars’ tax rate now 12 percent of the wholesale price, while e-cigarettes and […]Lees meer "Vapor Products Tax Goes Into Effect in West Virginia"
The Child Nicotine Poison Prevention Act of 2015 gives the Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) authority over the packaging of liquid nicotine containers, which you can read here. What it means for your business: If you are a manufacturer, you need to request a GCC (General Certificate or Conformity) from your bottle manufacturer and copy of […]Lees meer "SFATA Releases Child Nicotine Poison Prevention Act Guidance"
Book your booth now to attend the next B2B trade show on Sept. 11 and 12 in the Paris Event Center, Hall B. To register and save yourself the best spot, check the general floor plan to choose a booth open for booking. Be a part of VAPEVENT as a part of these categories: Present […]Lees meer "VAPEVENT Paris Expecting More Than 150 Vendors"
By Norm Bour The FDA decision has recently been handed down, and everyone in the vape space is on the firing line. But one of the most prominent targets of regulation and restrictions are the manufacturers of e-liquid. From an industry with 300 to 500 (estimated) companies in 2013, to approximately 7,000 to 9,000 today, […]Lees meer "The “Tipping Point” In E-Liquids"