Wigan shopkeeper fined more than £1,000 for selling vaping product to under-age customer

A trader has been fined for selling a minor an e-cigarette refill
A trader has been fined for selling a minor an e-cigarette refill

A shopkeeper is facing a £1,926 bill for selling an e-cigarette re-fill to a minor.


Barry Gottlieb admitted breaching the Nicotine Inhaling Products regulations and Children and Families Act by the sale of e-liquid to an under-18.

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The 58-year-old, of Mesnes Road, Wigan, was fined £1,411 for the sale from Traders Corner at the same address.

He must also pay costs of £374 and a surcharge of £141.