Did you know that vaping is a 1.7 billion dollar industry in the United States?
It is a great time to build your business and be a success in your local community. People want to quit smoking tobacco cigarettes.
This is where you enter the picture.
Having an educated group of employees will help your business be a success! We have plenty of tips on how to grow a successful business.
For now, let's go over some common questions you might receive at your vape shop. This list of questions and answers will help your employees when dealing with a new customer who is beginning to vape.
Can You Vape Too Much and Other Common Questions
New vape customers always have lots of questions. Let's go through some common questions you might have.
1. Explain Vaping to Me
Vaping is the exhalation of vapor created by an electronic cigarette or personal vaporizer (mod).
There is no burning or combustion, so the person who is vaping is not going to be exposed to compounds that are carcinogenic, found in tobacco cigarettes.
Vaping products can contain nicotine, to substitute for smoking a tobacco ciggy.
2. What are Electronic Cigarettes?
Electronic cigarettes have many names: mods, personal vaporizers, e-cigs, and e-cigarettes. They are electronic devices that adults choose to substitute smoking a regular tobacco cigarette with carcinogenic compounds.
Being powered by batteries, they create a vapor, not smoke.
In the device, there are rechargeable batteries that power heating elements named atomizers. Atomizers use low temperature to turn liquid from the tank into a mist.
3. What is in E-liquid and What is it?
E-liquid (vape juice) is the fluid that vapers use in their vapor products to generate the mist that simulates the act of smoking.
It is made of propylene glycol, water, flavorings, and vegetable glycerin. If you choose, it can also contain nicotine. It is available in varying strengths ranging from 24mg to 0 mg.
4. Is it Safer to Vape than to Smoke and can I Vape Too Much?
Products containing nicotine cannot be called entirely safe. However, scientific evidence does suggest that choosing to vape is a lot safer than smoking cigarettes made of tobacco.
By switching to vaping, experts say that a person's health risks can be reduced.
This is why a lot of people use e-cigarettes or vape as an alternative to smoking.
5. Will I Save Money by Vaping?
Yes, you will. Of course, you may want to consider factors like where you live and how much cigarettes typically cost.
Devices can get costly, and some people treat vaping as a hobby. They like to buy the newest vape and enjoy collecting them.
If you have the right mindset though on saving money, you can definitely keep a significant portion of money when you swap to vaping.
6. Am I Able to Quit Smoking If I Vape?
For the most part, those who have vaped and found that they do not need to smoke a cigarette.
Since vape juice does contain various amounts of nicotine, those who have switched to vaping have stepped down from the number of nicotine they take in.
When someone starts vaping, typically you want to start with a higher amount of nicotine. Over time, you want to switch to lower amounts in the vape juice until you are down to 0 mg which contains zero nicotine.
It all depends on the person. However, there are many success stories today. People have managed to quit smoking by vaping successfully!
7. What Does Vaping Taste Like?
Smoking and vaping are two entirely different things. Your vape can mimic the action of smoking with the amount of vapor created and the mouth to lung delivery. However, it does not taste like a cigarette made of tobacco.
Where vaping becomes fun is the various choices of juices. Some of them will have fantastic fruity flavors while others will mimic a stronger flavor.
Go to your local vape store today and find out what they have in stock. They may even let you try some out!
8. What is Temperature Controlled Vaping?
This is when a vaper has the option to set the temperature of their atomizer coil to a specific preference. You can choose from.
There are specific devices that you can do this with.
9. What Is the Best Vape Starter Kit?
There are many brands and types of starter kits out there. Narrowing it down not one brand is tricky. You need to think about your needs. This will help you narrow down what package will suit you.
10. What E-Liquid Strength Should I Pick?
This is an essential factor to consider. Are you trying to quit smoking? Then perhaps you should choose a stronger nicotine concentration and slowly wean yourself off. If you have just stopped smoking cigarettes, the suggested amount is 24mg.
However, once you vape more, you will begin to understand what kind of strength you would like. Some people like big clouds of mist and so this will help them figure out what power they need.
For example, you would choose a low level like 3 mg, which just so happens to be the most popular strength. People who enjoy a throat hit will choose a higher level like 8 mg.
Do You Have More Questions?
There you have it. These are ten common questions you may have at your vape store. Consider these when you train your employees. You want a group of knowledgeable employees will be able to best assist your customers.
The e-cigarette business is a lucrative one and now is the time to get involved. Make the best of this opportunity and educate yourself and your staff on vapes, products, and why it's a better alternative to smoking.
You will benefit from the time spent, in the long run.
We know opening a vape shop is quite an endeavor. Are you looking to learn more? Check out this article we wrote about opening your own shop!
Good luck with your business.