United States Senate opens investigation into Juul’s marketing practices to minors.
Eleven Democratic U.S. senators on Monday opened an investigation into San Francisco vaping company Juul — adding to a growing chorus of regulators and legislators trying to clamp down on youth vaping and Juul in particular.
Led by Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill., lawmakers sent a letter to Juul CEO Kevin Burns seeking detailed information about the company’s youth marketing tactics and the intentions behind its new partnership with Altria, the parent company of Philip Morris, which in December announced it would pay $12.8 billion for a 35 percent stake in Juul.
The Senators sent a letter to JUUL seeking information and documents about JUUL's marketing practices and other issues. For example, the Senators requested a list of all of JUUL's advertising buys and info...
This morning the FDA released initial industry guidelines. This news confirms what the Washington Post published last week. FDA seeks to ban flavored (fruits, cremes, desserts) from being sold in any environment where youth have visible access to Pre-filled pod based electronic cigarettes. They have also confirmed that pod based e-Cigarette Flavors will be limited to Vape and Tobacco Shops. We expect more information to be released over the next 90 days.
Juul NewsJuul has stopped distribution of mango, fruit, creme, and cool cucumber. These products will only be sold through their online store at this time. As a direct result distributors across the country have increased their pricing for the flavored pods.
Juul StockAt this time we suspect the prices will continue to rise every day until everyone runs out of stock. Juul is not currently filling distributor orders for the above f...
Last night The Washington Post reported an upcoming Flavor Ban targeting Gas Stations and Convenience Stores. Flavors will be limited to Tobacco & Vape Shops.
Summary of potential regulations below
Restricting access of flavored e-Cigarettes to
Vape Stores stores ONLY
Removal of Flavored e-Cigarettes from
Gas Stations and Convenience Stores
New and or Updated Online Age Verification Requirements
Possible ban on Menthol and Tobacco if underage use has no decline
Brands Added this Week
The Finest Salt Nicotine Series
Pumpkin Cookie by Sadboy E-Liquid
HMBL Salt line by Humble Juice Co
Nasty Ballin Series
Nasty Tobacco Series
Rockslide Nicotine Salt
This week's featured post will touch on e Juice brands that have uploaded FDA Compliant labels for their products. Each of these brands guarantees that any stock manufactured after August 10th will come with the proper labels and warnings. Below some e Juice brands will be showcased; a few of them in 60ml a few in 100/120mls and more.
Quick Recap on Friday's Post
FDA WARNING LABEL REQUIREMENTS FOR EVERY STORE OWNER
Warning Label Overview
Warning label should appear on all packaging manufactured after August 10th.
Stores with products manufactured prior to August 10th, 2018 can continue to sell these products