Heat Sticks:Components and Construction Overview of All brands
This report includes general product overview of all heat stick (HS) brands offered by companies to the date of 25/02/2020. In this report presented next types of heat sticks by filler:
Highlights proprietary construction approaches taken by manufacturers in HS technology offerings for specific devices known as Heat-not-Burn (HnB) devices. Detailed heat stick construction images are provided.
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Heat Sticks Overview includes analysis of 51 heat sticks by 49 brands distributed worldwide. By size, 29 of them are Iqos compatible, 7 — Glo compatible, and the rest 15 are designed for special neither Iqos nor Glo compatible devices. By filling content, they are divided into tobacco (30) and non-tobacco or herbal heat sticks (21). Herbal heat sticks also include sticks with cannabis filler.
There are two primary types of tobacco HS - namely, long sticks (GLO vaporizer compatible) and short sticks (IQOS compatible). Besides exist special heat sticks with own size and device intended to use with. Most of the alternative offerings are designed to roughly the same structure and have a similar diameter, but inner construction varies dependantly on design of electronic heating vaporizer design used with each heat stick brand.
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