In the latest shots fired against the growing vaping industry, FSA commissioner Scott Gottlieb now claims that JUUL Labs, Inc. simply aren’t doing enough to fight teen vaping in the United States.
Juul Labs Inc. and FDA Pushback on

How Much Further will the FDA press Vaping Companies like Juul Labs Inc.? No matter how many curveballs (read: unexpected visits that come across like raids) the FDA throws at leading vape companies like JUUL Labs Inc., our industry has done a lot to fall in line with never-ending regulations. Yet that doesn’t seem to be [...]

JUUL Labs Opens New Facility Amid Public Outcry Against Vaping
JUUL Labs Opens Facility Amid Outcry Against Vaping

Vaping might be in society’s crosshairs, but that hasn’t seemed to get in the way of Juul Labs Inc., which just opened a new facility in Mountain View, California. Perhaps this move is a direct response to the negative response the company has faced in its San Francisco home. But it’s more likely it has to [...]

Vaping Tragedy Should have Us Focus on Education, not Blame
The Vaping Tragedy of William Brown and Others

In a sad event in Texas last week, 24-year-old William Brown was killed when (what the media called) his “vape pen” exploded, severing his carotid artery in a senseless, ultimately fatal tragedy. In an unexpected series of events, the device seemed to overheat after a battery overheating situation, suddenly exploding, launching debris into Brown’s neck and [...]

SMEAR CAMPAIGN - Unsubstantiated, non-peer reviewed study becomes the latest headline to smear vaping
Vaping Smear Campaigns are Alive and Well

Unsubstantiated, non-peer reviewed study becomes the latest headline to smear vaping - Does anyone even read anymore? In doing my usual Google-Fu about the issues facing the vaping industry, one of the biggest headlines in my feed was from Newsweek, stating: “Study Links E-cigs to Heart Attack and Stroke—but There's More to It.”To the alarmists, that [...]

In a very surprising finding this week from the Defense Department Health-Related Behaviors Survey of Active-Duty Service Members, it looks like vaping has finally grabbed a stronghold in the U.S. military. Even though the data from this recently released report was largely culled from 2015, it indicates a positive trend that continues to move smokers away from tobacco.
Vaping on the Rise in the United States Military

In a very surprising finding this week from the Defense Department Health-Related Behaviors Survey of Active-Duty Service Members, it looks like vaping has finally grabbed a stronghold in the U.S. military. Even though the data from this recently released report was largely culled from 2015, it indicates a positive trend that continues to move smokers [...]

Vaping (finally) credited for being a better smoking cessation aid than traditional methods
Vaping (finally) Credited for Smoking Cessation

Well, well, well... some good headlines for a change! Waking up this morning, I was greeted by an absolute deluge of positive vaping news. Apparently, a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine has generated the most positive buzz to date supporting vaping as a smoking cessation tool. In fact, the numbers [...]