December 7, 2021
Healthy Ireland Survey 2021

Increase in smoking rates highlights failing approach to a Tobacco Free Ireland

Healthy Ireland survey reveals current vaping rates among under 25s remain low contrary to commentary on youth uptake An increase in smoking prevalence and continued dismissal […]
October 18, 2021
Vaping - Leadership Summit on Tobacco Control

Balanced debate on vaping needed as part of Leadership Summit on Tobacco Control

As Government targets a Tobacco Free Ireland by 2025, the need for balanced and evidence-based debate on vaping as a harm reduction tool has never been […]
September 14, 2021
VBI Pre Budget Submission 2022

Excise tax on vaping will delay State objective of a Tobacco Free Ireland by 2025

Making vaping expensive could prevent smokers from switching to a less harmful alternative Vape Business Ireland (VBI) has warned that increasing the cost of vaping through […]
July 1, 2021

Nearly 60 per cent of vapers primarily use vaping products to help them quit smoking

VBI welcomes new research which shows 95.5 per cent of vapers are ex or current smokers Ireland’s largest vaping trade association, Vape Business Ireland (VBI) has welcomed […]
May 30, 2021

Vapers encouraged to share their switch stories with politicians on World Vape Day

Ireland’s largest vaping trade association, Vape Business Ireland (VBI) has called on over 240,000 Irish vapers to share their switch story with local TDs to highlight […]
April 1, 2021
VApril 2021

VApril 2021 campaign supports the State’s objective of a Tobacco Free Ireland

Vape Business Ireland supports largest campaign worldwide to help smokers move to a less harmful alternative Vape Business Ireland (VBI), Ireland’s largest vaping trade association, has […]
February 17, 2021

National No Smoking Day should be used to recognise vaping as a viable less harmful alternative

Ireland’s largest vaping trade association, Vape Business Ireland (VBI) has reiterated its call for vaping products to be recognised by the Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly […]
February 5, 2021
European Commission Eurobarometer on the attitude of Europeans to tobacco and e-cigarettes

Eurobarometer poll reflects positive role of vaping in achieving smoking cessation in Ireland

Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly and the Health Service Executive’s (HSE) Quit Team must now acknowledge the positive role vaping plays as a less harmful alternative […]
January 14, 2021
Oireachtas Legislative Programme Spring 2021

VBI welcomes Government commitment to prevent youth access to vaping products

Vape Business Ireland (VBI), Ireland’s largest vaping trade association, welcomes the Irish Government’s commitment to commence Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the Public Health (Tobacco and Nicotine Inhaling […]