Tobacco giant Imperial Brands has welcomed US measures to curb teenager access to vaping products, but said further research is needed around plans for an outright ban on menthol cigarettes.
Smokers who regularly spend time with vapers are more likely to attempt to quit, new research suggests.
A vaping specialist has announced plans to open 200 new stores across the UK in the next three years.
Davidoff and Lambert & Butler maker Imperial Brands has said its annual sales of vaping and smoking alternatives are on track to hit up to around £1.5 billion by 2020.
Police are hunting thieves who forced their way into a Perthshire vaping shop.
Smokers in Dundee are being recruited for a new study that will examine the potential health risks of vaping.
Dundee University researchers are seeking volunteers for a new study to find out if vaping really is less harmful than smoking ordinary cigarettes.
NHS Tayside has said e-cigarette users can vape on hospital grounds.