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Juul has pulled its most popular flavor in a last-ditch effort to stop teens from vaping

The news comes on the heels of new research suggesting that mint and mango are the top flavors among high school students who Juul.

Altria’s investment in Juul had the worst possible timing — and wound up costing it $110 million a week amid a mass vaping crackdown

The tobacco giant said in its third-quarter earnings results that it wrote down its investment in Juul by $4.5 billion.

Altria writes down Juul investment by $4.5 billion amid vaping crackdown

The tobacco giant said no single factor led to the charge, but it did cite the increasing regulatory pressure on vaping.

A former Juul executive filed a lawsuit alleging that the company shipped 1 million tainted pods to customers and retailers

A former Juul executive alleged in a lawsuit that the company retaliated against him after he brought up concerns about bad products. Juul calls his claims "baseless."
Bogusky may be best-known for his Truth Initiative anti-smoking ads.

Juul’s Silicon Valley marketing tactics are to blame for its troubles, says longtime advertising exec Alex Bogusky

Bogusky said Juul, like other startups, pushed for growth at any cost by positioning itself as a tech company.

Phillip Morris and Altria’s tobacco mega-merger goes up in smoke as Juul struggles with vaping backlash

The proposed merger of the two tobacco giants would've been the biggest since AT&T's big for Time Warner in 2016.
Federal regulators just put Juul on notice.

Regulators just slammed Juul for portraying its e-cigs as ‘totally safe’ and marketing them to kids at schools

The $38 billion company is facing increasing scrutiny over its role in sparking a teen vaping epidemic.
"Don't vape. Don't use Juul," Juul CEO Kevin Burns said on "CBS This Morning."

Here’s the real reason that Juul’s CEO is warning people against using his e-cigs

Juul's CEO said: "Don't vape. Don't use Juul." Juul has walked a fine line between portraying its products as a trendy gadget and a healthcare tool.
Juul brand vaping pens are seen for sale in a shop in Manhattan in New York City

Altria sinks on report that the FTC is investigating whether Juul’s marketing is deceptive and targets minors

The FTC began its investigation before Altria purchased a 35% stake in Juul, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Lawmakers are looking into Juul's role in helping spark a teen vaping epidemic.

Juul targeted kids in its advertising and told high-school students its e-cigs were ‘totally safe,’ according to congressional testimony

Juul executives appeared at a congressional hearing this week on the e-cigarette company's role in marketing its vapes to teens.