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How To Open a Vape Store

The 5 Mistakes You’re Making With Your Loyalty Program

By | Growing Your Vape Business, Helpful Tech for Vape Shops, How To Open a Vape Store, Increasing Vape Shop Revenue | No Comments

Many vape shops don’t set up their loyalty programs properly.

Furthermore, many shop owners miss out on opportunities to drive important customer behavior with their loyalty rewards points.

This post will serve as a great resource for vape shop owners that need help with their loyalty program, whether they are just beginning or trying to grow.

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Age Verification For Vape Shops – The Definitive Guide

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Age verification is profoundly important for the survival of the brick and mortar vape shop. Every vape shop owner, manager and employee needs to make an effort to educate sales reps on proper age verification.

The FDA has certain rules that a vape shop must follow, but your local state and county governments can also have specific rules and requirements.

This post will serve as a free guide to all the resources available to vape shops to help curb youth access to vape products, and as a guide to how you can protect your shop from Civil Monetary Penalties that State and Federal governments can impose.

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Best Wholesale Companies For Vape Shops

How To Pick The Best Wholesale Company For Your Vape Shop

By | eCommerce, Growing Your Vape Business, How To Open a Vape Store | 5 Comments

Purchasing products for your vape shops is one of the most critical elements of running a successful business. Unfortunately, it’s also one of the most daunting tasks that you will encounter.

When I took on the responsibility of ordering product for our shop 4 years ago, there were very few wholesale companies serving the market. Today, there are hundreds! So how do you figure out who to do business with, and what to avoid?

To order from US based wholesalers, or directly from China?

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Double Your Vape Shop Revenue With This ONE Proven Concept

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As a vape shop owner, you should have passion for what you do, especially since your love of the industry is one factor in your long-term success. But you can’t run your business purely on passion; you need to know how to make money from your shop, too.

Based on our experience with this industry, about 80 percent of the vape shops out there will probably be gone in a few years. If you want your shop to be among the last ones standing, you need to have some inside knowledge on how to ramp up revenue, and we have the information you need.

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Ultimate Tech Stack For Your Vape Shop

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Whether you’re opening a new vape shop or working hard to grow your existing store, there’s no need to do it alone. There are many tech tools on the market to help you manage and improve your business these days, and it doesn’t make sense to just ignore them.

Instead, find out what they are and use them to your advantage so your vape shop is as successful as you want it to be. Here’s what you need to know if you’re ready to use technology to grow your vape shop.

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Best Desktop Vaporizers To Stock In Your Vape Shop

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Although portable vaporizers have become the focus for many vape shops, there’s still a very dedicated niche market and steady demand for desktop vaporizers.

And with good reason:
Desktop vaporizers are extremely powerful, are more reliable and are more versatile than portable vaporizers.

Anyone who only vapes from the privacy of his/her own home, anyone who vapes mostly in group-/party-settings, or anyone who uses marijuana medically, will be highly interested in a desktop vaporizer.

So even though the portable vaporizer industry is evolving at a faster rate, desktop vaporizers are here to stay.

Therefore, stocking up at least a few popular and high-quality desktop vaporizers, will do wonders for your vape shop.

And today you’re going to learn how to pick which desktop vaporizers to stock up in your shop.

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The 5 minute vape MBA

The 5 Minute Vape Industry MBA

By | Growing Your Vape Business, How To Open a Vape Store, Igniting Your Inner Entrepreneur, Market Trends in the Vape Space, Marketing And Growing Your E-Liquid Brand, Promoting Your Vape Shop, The Business of Vaping | No Comments

Read this if you want to skip MBA school and go right into the vape industry.

Look, I have an MBA. I wish it wasn’t true, but it was a complete waste of money. I’ve actually spent the last 4 years re-programming my brain to be an entrepreneur, not a corporate robot (which is what an MBA trains you to be).

That said, there are SOME things you can learn and apply to vaping.

I ran across this Twitter feed and was absolutely blown away by the value and clarity with which this person explains complex topics.

As I was reading it I immediately connected it to the vaping industry, so I wrote up this post with a “how this applies to vaping”.

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