Vaping’s Increasing Popularity
Ten years ago, it would have been hard to say such great rise in vaping’s popularity. Just like the many products of the current century, the social media, e-commerce and several others, the e-cigarettes have become really important for the daily life of a lot of people. Everyday living would seem odd without vaping today. So what is the reason for the continuing rise in the popularity of vaping?
In the year 2009 when vaping was introduced and welcomed in the European and also the US markets, the sales have shown an exponential growth. There had been a sales of 360 million pounds in 2009 and this industry has certainly grown by 50 to 80 percent every year. This would equate to a growth of about 1600 percent in just a period of six years.
Know that UK is presently the second largest market for vaping kit sales following the United States. You can also see a great rise in the numbers of the switch that people make from the other traditional smoking options such as the nicotine patches and the nicotine gums. In the year 2014, spending on those patches and gum fell by three percent and this is the first dip after four straight years of five to six percent growth. In 2015, the e-cigarettes accounted for 6 times the sales of such traditional therapies. You must know that such numbers are quite big. Looking at such two options and what they give to the user, you cannot tell that they are really surprising.
You should know that vaping has taken the nicotine replacement model and such turned it into a much more natural and also a more fun switch from cigarette smoking. Whether you like this or not, the cigarettes bring with them such social element that those patches and gums could simply not replicate. But, vaping is able to do so.
What is great about vaping is that you can have the fun of smoking minus the ill-effects. As a matter of fact, vaping has also given a rise to such more social activity as compared to cigarette smoking could. You must know that such vaping culture has really exploded and with groups which form throughout the UK and several countries. There are many dedicated online communities which bring together those vapers to discuss such intricacies of their hobby.
What is also great about vaping is the tailor-made experience. You can get such fantastic experience with the use of the vape mods. Whether you like more power or life from the bigger battery, the greater ability to produce such vapor or control on the voltage or wattage, there is a mod to suit. Often, the modification is aesthetic and such gives the e-cigarette a very unique and personalized look.