"We have to take care of our kids."
Health officials urge people to avoid vaping, particularly products containing THC and purchased off the street.
The company said its decision stemmed from findings in two surveys released in recent weeks.
2019 has seen the most CEO departures since firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas began tracking the data in 2002.
The results are in a pair of studies published Tuesday, including one that details previously released figures indicating that the surge in underage use of e-cigarettes shows no signs of slowing down.
Juul executives knew young people were flocking to its breakthrough e-cigarette shortly after it went on sale in 2015, a former manager tells Reuters. Its nicotine blend was so potent, engineers devised a kill switch to limit the dosage – but the idea was shelved.
Virginia-based tobacco company Altria said it recorded a pre-tax charge of $4.5 billion during the third-quarter related to its Juul investment.
A senior vice president alleged in a lawsuit that the company sold a million contaminated mint-flavored e-cigarette nicotine pods.
Juul will be slashing somewhere between 10% and 15% of its current workforce.
Juul's new CEO is making waves by shelving popular flavors.
Juul ends campaign to overturn anti-vaping law in San Francisco.
K.C. Crosthwaite has spent his entire career in the tobacco industry.
Juul's CEO resigns, effective immediately.
At least three people have died from vaping-related illnesses, precipitating the congressional hearing.
Juul Labs is facing more trouble.
Stripe, a financial technology company, has been valued at $35 billion after a new round of fundraising.
E-cigarette regulation tightens: What does this mean for recalcitrant smokers?
FOX Business takes a look at stats showing a huge surge in vaping among one age group in particular.
Adolescents who see in-store promotions for e-cigarettes are twice as likely to start vaping within several years, according to a report published in the Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
The disease has not been connected to a specific e-cig device, liquid, pod or cartridge.