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205 Articles Matching "juul"

Two school districts sue Juul over vaping 'epidemic'

Oct 08, 2019 , Reuters
Two public school districts on Monday sued Juul Labs Inc, accusing the company of endangering their students and draining their resources by marketing its addictive e-cigarettes to teenagers....
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Oct 07, 2019 , CNN Health
Tobacco advertisement expert Dr. Robert Jackler testified to Congress that Juul founders used the tactics of big tobacco companies from the database of 50,000 cigarette ads Jackler amassed for research....
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E-cigarette maker Juul's value slashed to $24 billion by hedge fund investor, WSJ says

Oct 05, 2019 , CNBC Health
Darsana reportedly wrote down the value of its investment in Juul by more than a third to a price that values it at $24...
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FTC Possibly Investigating E-Cigarette Sales And Marketing Tactics

Oct 04, 2019 , Forbes
The agency wants data from six e-cigarette makers, including...
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Juul hires Altria executive to handle regulation amid vaping crisis

Oct 02, 2019 , Reuters
Juul Labs Inc on Tuesday hired the head of regulatory affairs at its part-owner Altria Group Inc to take on a similar role at the e-cigarette maker, amid a regulatory backlash against the growth of teen vaping in the United States....
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Juul hires 'political dark arts' firm led by ex-Clinton campaign director in its fight for survival

Oct 02, 2019 , CNBC Health
Juul's Switch Network is designed to have the look and feel of a grassroots movement where citizens are emboldened by a shared cause to lobby lawmakers for change. But Juul's campaign is what politicos call an Astroturf...
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Juul Halts Funding For Vaping Ballot Initiative

Oct 02, 2019 , WebMD
On Monday, San Francisco-based Juul Labs Inc. said it will no longer fund an effort to quash an anti-vaping law in the city, effectively ending the...
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India defends e-cigarette ban in court with attack on Juul

Oct 02, 2019 , Reuters
The impending introduction of Juul e-cigarettes in India was a factor in the government's decision to ban the sale of vaping products, a top government lawyer said in court on Tuesday while defending the order....
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E-cigarette sales slowing, led by Juul, amid negative headlines

Oct 02, 2019 , CNBC Health
E-cigarette sales volume rose 38.1% in the four-week period ended Sep. 21, compared with 48.1% growth in the 12-week period, according to...
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More deaths, investigations and turmoil at Juul: What happened in the vaping crisis this week

Sep 29, 2019 , CNBC Health
The furor over vaping reached a crescendo this week with two congressional hearings, hundreds of new cases of a mysterious lung disease, upheaval at e-cigarette maker Juul and canceled merger...
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U.S. House panel asks e-cigarette companies to cease advertising

Sep 27, 2019 , Reuters
A U.S. House panel sent letters to four e-cigarette companies asking them to stop all print, broadcast and digital advertising of their products in the United States, the same day as market-leader Juul said it would pull its ads, the panel said on Thursday....
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E-Cigarette Maker Juul Stops All Advertising, Replaces CEO

Sep 27, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: E-Cigarette Maker Juul Stops All Advertising, Replaces CEOCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/25/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/26/2019 12:00:00...
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Philip Morris CEO says vaping crisis is 'very emotional' and will result in tightly regulated market

Sep 27, 2019 , CNBC Health
Andre Calantzopoulos avoided saying whether the surge in regulatory scrutiny and investigations into market leader Juul played a factor in the company's decision to abandon merger talks with Altria, which owns a 35% stake in the vaping...
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Cramer: 'We beat smoking in this country. Then Juul came along'

Sep 26, 2019 , CNBC Health
"It's a great thing" that e-cigarette manufacturer Juul is facing intense scrutiny and potential federal restrictions, says CNBC's Jim...
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Factbox: U.S. lawsuits take aim at vaping

Sep 26, 2019 , Reuters
Several deaths and potentially hundreds of illnesses tied to e-cigarettes, which allow users to inhale nicotine vapor, often flavored, without smoking, have been reported by U.S. health agency. Lawsuits on behalf of young consumers have been filed against e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc and others are expected amid increasing scrutiny....
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Juul Labs' CEO Out

Sep 26, 2019 , WebMD
In the midst of a national outbreak of vaping-linked illnesses and deaths, the president of Juul Labs' Kevin Burn is stepping...
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Viewpoints: Lessons From Other Countries About Saving Money On Health Care; Juul Knew Who Its Social Media Messaging Targeted And It Wasn’t Adults

Sep 26, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on these health issues and...
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Juul Labs suspends advertising in U.S., replaces CEO

Sep 26, 2019 , Reuters
Juul Labs said on Wednesday it would suspend all broadcast, print and digital product advertising in the United States, and replaced Chief Executive Officer Kevin Burns with Altria Group Inc executive K.C. Crosthwaite....
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Ex-HHS chief: I'm troubled by the Marlboro maker owning so much of vaping leader Juul

Sep 26, 2019 , CNBC Health
E-cigarette makers are "using exactly the same techniques that tobacco companies used in the early days to market to kids, to be cool to kids," says Kathleen...
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Juul boss exits in vaping crisis as Philip Morris, Altria axe merger talks

Sep 26, 2019 , Reuters
The chief executive of e-cigarette maker Juul stepped down on Wednesday as merger talks between its biggest investor Altria and Philip Morris collapsed in the face of a regulatory backlash against vaping that could reshape the industry....
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