Brief History of Zyn

Zyn was created in Sweden in 2014 by Swedish Match International. The brand slowly started expanding its footprint and by 2017 the manufacturing and distribution of Zyn was handled in Kentucky. In 2022 Swedish Match along with its Zyn brand were acquired by Phillip Morris International.  As of 2023, Zyn owns 67% of the nicotine pouch market share within the US.

Why is Zyn so popular?

Since Zyn was one of the very first tobacco alternatives on the market they were able to capitalize on this and keep a strong hold over the market as they have expanded.  Crushing most of the competition like Rogue, ON and others.  Zyn offers many amazing flavors such as:

  • Chill
  • Cinnamon
  • Citrus
  • Coffee
  • Cool Mint
  • Menthol
  • Peppermint
  • Smooth
  • Spearmint
  • Wintergreen

How to use Zyn?

Place 1 Zyn nicotine pouch between the upper/lower lip and gum or between the gum and cheek, let the nicotine absorb into your blood stream and after 30minutes you can toss out the pouch and either grab a new one or just relax and enjoy the nicotine hit.

Are there any health concerns with Zyn?

Nicotine pouches in general, not just Zyn are addictive since they have nicotine inside that is absorbed into the body.  Users of nicotine pouches have reported gum irritation, hiccups and nausea.  But, the long term side effects of nicotine pouches is still not known.

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