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Meet Juul, the $15 Billion E-Cig Startup with an Identity Crisis

In a recent fundraising round, e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc. raised $650 million, which values the rapidly-growing, yet still-controver.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJul 11th, 2018

The wildly popular e-cig startup Juul is valued at $15 billion, but it faces a growing backlash of lawsuits and investigations

Pax Labs For a slim device that looks like a USB stick, the Juul e-cig packs a power.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 28th, 2018

A $15 billion e-cig startup that’s taking over the US is moving into London

Pax Labs Silicon Valley e-cig startup Juul Labs is bursting at the seams. On the heels of a $15 billion valuation, the company is rapidly expanding in the US and opening the doors to it.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2018

Juul Funding Round Values E-Cig Startup at $15 Billion

E-cigarette maker Juul Labs has raised $650 million as part of a fundraising round that seeks to raise $1.25 billion to fund the company’s rapid expansion......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: E-cigarette startup Juul raises $650 million in funding, at $15 billion valuation

E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc. has raised $650 million as part of a fundraising round that values the fast-growing but controversial startup at about $15 billion, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2018

A vape pen startup that’s taking over America is speeding toward its goal of raising $1.2 billion, despite safety concerns

Pax Labs A vape pen startup that's been taking over America made a splash last week with news that it was raising $1.2 billion for an overseas expansion. The company, Juul Labs, is moving quickly toward that goal, having closed on $650 million.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 10th, 2018

Flexible workplace innovator Convene secures $152 million

Competing with WeWork isn't easy. As of June, the New York-based company is looking to raise new funds at a valuation of $35 billion. However, another local startup has managed to carve out its own identity — with a unique spin — on the offi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2018

E-Cigarette Maker Juul Is Said to Seek $1.2 Billion in Funding

Juul plans to use the influx of cash to expand internationally. Juul Labs Inc., a startup that makes electronic cigarettes, is raising $1.2 billion in a financing round that would value the company at $.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 30th, 2018

Amazon: The $940 Billion Startup That Cannot Be Accurately Valued

Amazon: The $940 Billion Startup That Cannot Be Accurately Valued.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha5 hr. 41 min. ago

What the Biggest Leveraged Buyout of 2018 Says About the Credit Boom

The $17 billion buyout of Thomson Reuters’ financial data business by a Blackstone-led group of investors is the biggest leveraged buyout this year and among the biggest since the financial crisis......»»

Category: topSource: barrons17 hr. 55 min. ago

Mark Zuckerberg"s money manager invested $100 million in a hot startup — and it shows how Microsoft"s $7.5 billion GitHub acquisition is sending shockwaves through Silicon Valley (MSFT, TEAM)

Gi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 19th, 2018

Gemalto Taps R3 Tech for Blockchain Identity Pilot

Digital security firm Gemalto is teaming up blockchain startup R3 to pilot a new platform aimed to bring digital identities closer to the mainstream......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 18th, 2018

Wage Gap, Meet Equity Gap: Women Hold Only 9% of Startup Equity

Women hold 47 cents in startup equity to men's dollar. At startups, the gender.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 18th, 2018

New Tesla Rival Lucid Motors Says "Funding Secured"

The promising electric-vehicle startup now has a crucial $1 billion incoming......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 17th, 2018

Kroger Stock Suffers from an Unnecessary Identity Crisis

InvestorPlace - Stock Market N.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplaceSep 17th, 2018

This cancer-fighting biotech sped from startup to IPO filing in 10 months

The team that took Kite Pharma from a startup re-engineering a patient's own cells to fight cancer to a $12 billion buyout now is seeking a $100 million initial public offering for the South San Francisco company it launched only 10 months ago. Arie B.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2018

The reason Walmart"s giving Jet.com a fancy makeover

Two years after Walmart bought Jet.com for $3.3 billion, the online startup is rebooting in a bid for wealthy shoppers in big cities......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 13th, 2018

Why Walmart is giving Jet.com a fancy makeover

Two years after Walmart bought Jet.com for $3.3 billion, the online startup is rebooting in a bid for wealthy shoppers in big cities......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 13th, 2018

Why Walmart is giving Jet.com a fancy makeover

Two years after Walmart bought Jet.com for $3.3 billion, the online startup is rebooting in a bid for wealthy shoppers in big cities......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 13th, 2018

The 35-year-old creator of Twitch has already launched and sold one startup for $1 billion. And he just raised $65 million from top VC firms, like Andreessen Horowitz, to do it again

Just.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 10th, 2018

Startup of the Week: Meet HomeTaxSavings.com

Many people don’t know how to appeal their property taxes, or don’t even know they can. So a team of industry veterans wants to help homeowners do two things: determine if a tax appeal is warranted and, if it is, give them the resources to execute it.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 2018