As the vape industry accelerates to the development of deep-water areas, relevant policy standards are more clear, and market competition is getting more fierce. In the future, the operation and management mode of e-cigarette enterprises will develop toward capital cooperation and scale, and integrate upstream and downstream industry superior resources. Ony in this way can they create a group enterprise with corporate brand, innovative technology and sales channels as the main competition ability.
Obviously, some powerful electronic cigarette companies have consciously moved in this direction at this stage. We summarize the top 10 best group companies in the electronic cigarette industry with a deep influence for your reference.
ALD Group Limited, established in 2009 in Shenzhen, China, is the world’s leading high-tech enterprise focusing on the research and application of electronic atomization technology. Its business covers electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), inhalation medical atomization equipment (CBD Vaporizer) and low temperature non-combustion hardware (HnB Device). Since its inception, ALD has been deeply rooted in the industry, driven by R&D and innovation, and has gradually formed an international business system that uses China as its R&D and manufacturing center to serve the world. With strong technical strength, ALD Group Limited establish a solid strategic partnership with many international famous brands and multinational tobacco companies.
ALD, Silmo, is the e-cigarette brand of ALD Group Limited.
2. Kanger Group
Founded in 2007, Shenzhen Kanger Group Co., Ltd. is headquartered in Bao’an District, Shenzhen. It is a high-quality famous brand enterprise in the electronic cigarette industry. It is a high-tech enterprise specializing in the research, development, production and sales of electronic cigarette products. The technology research and development team that has been engaged in the development of e-cigarette products for many years has developed hundreds of products with independent intellectual property rights and obtained more than 100 domestic and foreign patents.
KangerTech brand is a well-known brand of Kanger Group, which owns many companies such as Shenzhen Kangtech, Shimeile, AYile, Dongguan North Carolina Electronic Technology.
3. Buddy Group
Shenzhen Buddy Group Co., Ltd., established in 2008, is a high-tech company engaged in the health industry, dedicated to the research, development, production, sales and service of e-cigarettes, with international advanced electronic technology. Equipment, experienced technical team and sales team, and a large number of high-quality management staff.
BUDDY, an ODM brand of Buddy Group, has been receiving attention and favor from domestic and foreign customers since its launch. The company pays attention to quality, strict control, and has passed ISO9001:2015 certification, ISO13485:2016 certification, GMP certification, QS and other certifications. Buddy Group has a complete product structure in the e-cigarette market to meet the needs of different countries, different markets and customers. With dozens of product patents, it has achieved breakthroughs in technical bottlenecks in many industries, and the quality is more stable.
4. Y&Q Group
Y&Q Group, established in 2006, is located in the beautiful modern city of Shenzhen, adjacent to Hong Kong. It is a large-scale professional manufacturer of electronic cigarettes integrating R&D, production and sales. It has Mlife brand, “protecting lung treasure”, “civil smoke”, “smoke” and “peoplesmoker” electronic cigarette.
Hangsen Technology Group, established in 2010, is the first to invent a hybrid e liquid based on PG/VG with natural plants as raw material. It is a world-renowned manufacturer of electronic cigarettes and vape juice. It is the world’s first to develop electronic cigarette series products. High-tech group integrating production, sales and service. At present, it has branches in the United States, the United Kingdom, Poland, Hong Kong and other regions. The company’s products sell well in Europe, America and more than 80 countries and regions around the world. Hangsen Technology Group is the initiator and chairman unit of Shenzhen Electronic Cigarette Industry Association and the vice president unit of Shenzhen Network Business Association. It participates in the drafting of e-cigarette industry standards and local standards. The company’s chairman is thee fatheer of vape juice and electronic cigarette as the founder of the industry, known as the industry’s “vape godfather”!
Hangsen is a self-owned brand of Hangsen Technology Group. It also provides OEM services to global channel providers. It owns subsidiaries such as Shenzhen Haoxing Technology Co., Ltd.
First Union Group, established in 2004, is a provider of integrated solutions for e-cigarettes, providing solutions for concept planning, R&D, production, manufacturing, door-to-door delivery, custom chemical plants, and integration of global e-cigarette solutions. Suppliers, global tobacco giant strategic partners, global e-cigarette R&D and manufacturing bases. Heyuan Group adheres to the differentiated development strategy, takes technological innovation as the fulcrum, integrates the superior resources of the system, and with the “Internet +” and “intelligent application” dual engines, keeps pace with the times and continuously improves, relying on big data. Substantial progress has been made in the area of health management.
Kangcheng Yipin, VPTIO and Firstunion are the own brands of Firstunion Group, which are wholly-owned by Shenzhen Firstunion Technology Co., Ltd., Shenzhen Kangcheng Yipin Technology Co., Ltd., and Shenzhen Firstunion Technology Co., Ltd. Shajing Branch. Shenzhen Firstunion Technology Co., Ltd. has two electronic cigarette manufacturing plants and is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of electronic cigarettes.
7. Boton Group
Boton Group was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Shenzhen. It is an international group company with diversified development of tobacco, edible and daily fragrance flavors, pharmaceuticals, bioengineering and consumer electronics. The group now owns the national high-tech enterprise of Chinese flavor and fragrance industry, the first listed enterprise in the domestic flavor and fragrance industry, and its Boton brand won the “Shenzhen Time-honored Brand” in 2017. In 2015, Boton Group acquired Huizhou Jirui Technology Co., Ltd. for RMB 750 million to announce the official layout of the electronic cigarette market. With the continuous development of the global e-cigarette market, Bolton Group has gradually increased its investment in e-cigarette business. Up to now, the Bolton Group has four major companies and brands engaged in research and development, production and sales related to e-cigarettes.
KIMREE, NOS, firearms, YGREEN is the electronic cigarette brands of the Boton Group, which owns Huizhou Jirui Technology Co., Ltd., Shenzhen Huasheng Industrial Co., Ltd., Shenzhen Huashang Bio. Technology Co., Ltd., Shenzhen Yuan Green Technology Co., Ltd. and many other electronic cigarette companies.
Founded in 2010, Shenzhen VAPESOUL Electronics Co., Ltd. is a new high-tech electronics company that mainly produces electronic cigarettes, atomizers, cartridges, e liquids, batteries and chargers. And other products are sold in Europe, America, Japan and South Korea. The company was listed in China in October 2015 (stock code 833767).
VAPESOUL is a self-owned brand of the group company. The company has the only legal e liquid production base and blending experiment center in China, which can quickly adjust the cigarette flavor liquid suitable for consumers in various regions according to the needs of customers, so that the first VAPESOUL customers can have their own, making its product to consolidate its own market interests.
9. Juwei Group
Changzhou Juwei Group was established in 2007 and is headquartered in Changzhou, Jiangsu. Juwei Group is a wholly-owned company of Hong Kong Joyetech holding limited. It is a global leader in the electronic cigarette industry and has been committed to the development and innovation of product technology and sustainable development of the industry. As a global leader in technological innovation and product manufacturing for the e-cigarette industry, Juwei is committed to providing high quality products and services to customers around the world.
Over the past ten years, Juwei Group has successfully incubated many well-known brands around the world, including Joyetech, Eleaf and Wismec.
10. IJOY GROUP
IJOY GROUP is a modern high-tech enterprise group with a core business of research, production, sales and brand operation of vape products. It integrates manufacturing, film and Internet O2O comprehensive service platform with a registered capital of 50 million yuan. Its brand value is over 1 billion yuan! Taking the new manufacturing of “Industrial + Entertainment” as the core development direction; taking “Technology R&D” and “Brand Operation” as the core competitiveness; “Leading Technology, Leading Quality, Leading Cost, Leading Marketing Network and Leading Brand Influence” For the core business philosophy of the company; to “create a first-class enterprise, create outstanding talents, establish industry benchmarks” as the corporate vision; “develop high-end products, make life better” as the corporate mission! With “health, fashion, innovation, quality” as the corporate purpose!
Shenzhen IJOY Technology Co., Ltd. is a subsidiary of IJOY Group. IJOY, as the global leader in vape fashion brand, has always been high-end quality, design aesthetics and innovation. The concept runs through all the product lines, completely subverting the traditional image of vapes, bringing a new fashion appearance, sensory enjoyment and functional use to the public, raising the vape to a new level of fashion!
IJOY GROUP operates a Sino-US joint venture brand “IJOY”, which owns the “CIGPET” and “Smoke Pet” brands in China. The “VCOSE” and “FIVETASTE” brands are used in China and are the “TAECO” global strategic cooperation in Japan. Partners, including Shenzhen IJOY Technology Co., Ltd., Shenzhen IJOY Wisdom Technology Co., Ltd., Shenzhen IJOY Film Co., Ltd., Hong Kong IJOY Technology Co., Ltd., Shenzhen Xinyipai Technology Co., Ltd., etc.
Bonus: Jinjia Group
Shenzhen Jinjia Group Co., Ltd. was established in October 1996 and officially put into production in 1997. In 2007, the A-share SME board was listed, stock code 002191. After more than 20 years of steady development, it has become a modern large-scale integrated packaging industry group with production scale, scientific research and innovation capability, and core competitiveness all in the forefront of the industry. More than 30 affiliated companies are located in Guangdong, Anhui, Guizhou, Chongqing, Jiangsu, Yunnan, Jiangxi, Shandong, Jilin, Hong Kong, etc. The Group’s main business is the development and production of high-end packaging printed materials and packaging materials, as well as the development of new tobacco products production and sales. Its main products are cigarettes, wine boxes, electronic cigarettes, heat not burn tobacco products, high-end electronic products and daily necessities packaging and related supporting materials.
Shenzhen Jinjia Technology Co., Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jinjia Group (002191). Based on the advantages of the Group’s main business resources, it entered the post-tobacco market in 2014, focusing on new tobacco products such as e-cigarettes and smart health vape products design, development, production, marketing and service. Vape Life is an Internet e-cigarette brand of Jinjia Technology. It is a “smooth improvement of smokers’ health”, providing people with healthy smoking solutions and successfully launching the first domestic shared e-cigarette series.