Juul Labs to cease gross sales of mint-flavored nicotine pods in U.S


FILE PHOTO: Juul model vape cartridges are pictured on the market at a store in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., September 26, 2019. Image taken September 26, 2019. To match Particular Report JUUL-ECIGARETTE/ Information/Elijah Nouvelage/File Photograph

(Information) – Juul Labs Inc mentioned on Thursday it will instantly cease accepting orders for mint-flavored refills for its e-cigarettes in the US.

The corporate had mentioned final 12 months it will pull widespread flavors comparable to mango, cucumber and fruit from retail retailer cabinets to cut back surging teenage use of its e-cigarettes.

As of Thursday, Juul mentioned it will promote solely tobacco and menthol flavors within the U.S. and it will not promote every other flavors until first approved by the FDA.

Reporting by Manojna Maddipatla in Bengaluru; Modifying by Shounak Dasgupta