Juul halting sales of sweet flavors ‘does not stop’ Trump plans: HHS secretary

Juul’s decision to halt the sales of most of its flavors will not deter the Trump administration’s plans to remove flavored e-cigarettes from the market, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told CNBC. Juul last week said it would discontinue online sales of its fruit, creme, mango and cucumber nicotine pods. The market-leading e-cigarette company halted sales of these flavors in bricks-and-mortar stores last fall amid pressure from the Food and Drug Administration. “We want anything that’s attractive to kids to not be available for kids,” Azar said in response to Juul’s announcement in an interview. “It doesn’t stop what the president and I are working on.” Azar and acting Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Ned Sharpless last month said the Trump administration was readying a plan to remove all flavored e-cigarettes from the market while the FDA reviews them. The flavors could make their way back on store shelves once the FDA clears them for sale. Azar and Sharpless, who at the time said the plan would be released within weeks, haven’t provided more details since the announcement. Now more than a month ...

Juul, the wildly popular e-cigarette the size of a flash drive, continues to grow in market

Juul, the wildly popular e-cigarette the size of a flash drive, continues to grow in market share and controversy in the US. Its easy concealability, fruit flavors, and youthful social media models attracted a large teenage following. The highly addictive nicotine-salt formula has kept them coming back for more.1 Introduced in 2015, Juul is now estimated to control 70% of the US market. It has left other brands (many owned by tobacco companies) in the dust. Altria, the US arm of Phillip Morris, for example, brought out its own e-cigarette brand, Mark Ten, in 2014, but sales were meager despite high expectations. … If you are unable to import citations, please contact technical support for your product directly (links go to external sites): NOTE: We only request your email address so that the person you are recommending the page to knows that you wanted them to see it, and that it is not junk mail. We do not capture any email address. Heat Not Burn, Herbal Cigarettes, Quit Smoking, E Cigarette – Ccobato,https://www.ccobato.com/