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‘Juul’s a Business, and They’re Behaving Like a Business’

Juul Labs’ Instagram account was once a repository of images of attractive young adults hanging out in sunny locales while puffing away at the brand’s popular vapes. Now it’s more like a digital grave. Everything is buried, save for one post, a lone marke
The Atlantic Monthly
added Dec 7, 2018 15:57

Juul said it wasn't Big Tobacco. Now it's considering money from the maker of Marlboro

The change of course highlights the existential crisis in which Juul finds itself. Its fruity flavors, questionable past marketing and explosive popularity among teenagers have invited critics to compare it to Big Tobacco and the days of the Marlboro Man
added Dec 2, 2018 17:04

Maryland Panel OKs Bill Requiring Midnight Close Of Hookah Bars

The Maryland Court of Special Appeals on Nov. 28 rejected a challenge to a Baltimore County Council bill that restricts the hours of operation for hookah lounges, finding instead... To view the full article, register now.
Lexis Nexis
added Dec 1, 2018 21:07

Reports: Altria in talks for multibillion-dollar stake in Juul, becoming a big minority owner

“Finally, it’s all coming together and making sense,” Herzog said. “We’ve longed believed Altria has wanted to, and should, acquire Juul.” That’s based on Altria’s history of buying tobacco companies in categories that it has struggled to develop on its
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 30, 2018 18:47

[Asia, Bangladesh] Japan Tobacco closes $1.47b acquisition of Akij venture

completed its $1.47 billion acquisition of Akij Group's tobacco business, in what was the biggest ever single foreign direct investment in Bangladesh. The announcement came more than three months after Japan Tobacco signed a deal with Akij's concern Unit
Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Nov 30, 2018 17:57

The Difference between IQOS and Continued Smoking (PDF)

Response to the article entitled “PMI’s own in vivo clinical data on biomarkers of potential harm in Americans show that IQOS is not detectably different from conventional cigarettes,” by Stanton Glantz, 20181
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Nov 30, 2018 16:04

Italy Celebrates Huge Reductions in Excise Tax on E-Liquids

With votes by Italy’s League and Five Stars (Coalition), the consumption tax on e-liquids is reduced by a significant 90% on non-nicotine-containing liquids, and 80% on the nicotine containing types.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Nov 30, 2018 15:28

[Singapore] Move to introduce cigarette alternatives in Asia stubbed out by government resistance

these governments, such as those in Australia, India, and Singapore, remain conservative in their attitude towards alternative cigarette products or imitation and emerging tobacco products, while the UK and other European countries adopt a more liberal ap
added Nov 30, 2018 15:26

Altria Is Said to Be Seeking a Stake in Juul

Juul’s flavors and sleek electronic devices helped the start-up corner about 70 percent of the e-cigarette market.
New York Times
added Dec 6, 2018 17:31

An Altria Stake in ‘It’ Brand Juul the Right Move, Analysts Say

Juul is the leading “vape” brand and appeals to a younger demographic than Philip Morris International Inc.’s tobacco-heating system IQOS, analysts point out. The Juul is seen as a major contributor to the shrinking combustible cigarette market. Stifel
Bloomberg News
added Dec 10, 2018 03:22
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