Jun 15, 2015

Are E-Cig Merchants Being Left Behind when it comes to Mobile Wallet Payments?

Mobile payments have become a new “must” for retailors. Recent studies have shown that a large number of consumers are using a mobile wallet to make their payments. For retailors that do not accept mobile wallet payments, they could be losing considerably in sales. In a January 2015 survey conducted by Interactions Consumer Experience Marketing Inc., approximately 30% of consumers...

Mar 20, 2015

Lack of Regulation Makes it Easy for Teens to Order E-Cigs

Right now 41 states prohibit online e-cig sales to minors, but a new study finds that despite these laws minors are still able to order e-cigs with little to no resistance. This makes many health advocates worry about the potential of teen addiction to electronic cigarettes. They note that the aim for anti-tobacco groups has been to stop the devastating...

Mar 18, 2015

E-Cig Merchants Watch Out, Fakes Are All Around

E-cig, or electronic cigarette, merchants know the industry is big business. While sales are up, merchants need to watch out for fake products. While most merchants are careful to vet their suppliers, not everyone is careful. Also, not all suppliers check out who their product came from, which can lead to even bigger issues down the road, if there is...

Jan 30, 2015

E-Cig Merchants Win Big with Mobile P2P

Millennials are coming of age and are more connected to their mobile phones and each other in more intricate ways than ever. This generation, defined as the ages of 18-33, are performing many of their most important functions with their smartphones. Mobile P2P (person-to-person) payments are the result of this life and smartphone integration. Now millennials expect that the companies...