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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

Juul"s 1,500 employees to split $2 billion bonus in Altria deal

Employees of Juul Labs Inc. are getting a $2 billion bonus as part of a deal with Altria Group Inc. to take a stake in the startup, according to a person familiar with the matter, who asked not to be identified because the details are private......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 20th, 2018

Juul"s 1,500 employees to split $2 billion bonus in Altria deal

Employees of Juul Labs Inc. are getting a $2 billion bonus as part of a deal with Altria Group Inc. to take a stake in the startup, according to a person familiar with the matter, who asked not to be identified because the details are private......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 20th, 2018

Altria confirms $12.8 billion investment for 35% stake in e-cigarette startup Juul

Altria Group Inc. confirmed Thursday that it has closed a $12.8 billion investment in e-cigarette s.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Altria nears deal to take a 35% stake in e-cigarette startup Juul

Altria Group Inc. is nearing a deal to take a 35% stake in e-cigarette startup Juul Labs Inc. at a roughly $38 billion valuation, according to people familiar with the matter, an investment that would make Juul one of the most valuable private companies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 20th, 2018

Marlboro Maker Nears Deal That Values Juul at $38 Billion

Altria Group is nearing a deal to take a 35% stake in e-cigarette startup Juul Labs at a roughly $38 billion valuation, an investment that would make Juul one of the most valuable private companies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 20th, 2018

Altria nears Juul stake deal, valuing it at $38 billion: sources

Marlboro cigarette maker Altria Group Inc is nearing an agreement to buy more than a third of Juul Labs Inc, valuing the e-cigarette startup at $38 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2018

Danske owners to vote on chairman to steer bank through crisis

Danske Bank shareholders meet on Friday to elect a new chairman they hope will help steer Denmark's top lender safely through a multi-billion euro money laundering scandal that has caused outrage at home and abroad......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018

Juul Burns Out: Company Ends Sales & Social Media Promotions

It was a long time coming, but the $15 billion startup that had 70% market share of the e-cig industry has faced.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytNov 13th, 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

Ex-NATO Chief, Danish PM Now Advises Blockchain Firm Concordium

A former prime minister of Denmark and secretary-general of NATO has joined blockchain identity startup Concordium as a strategic advisor......»»

Category: forexSource: coindesk8 hr. 47 min. ago

Online beauty brand Glossier valued at $1.2 billion

Millennial beauty company Glossier has just joined the ranks of startup unicorns.The New York–based makeup company is now valued at more than $1.2 billion following its latest funding round, a person... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork15 hr. 47 min. ago

Sackler family accused in new suit of causing opioid crisis

The billion.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral22 hr. 32 min. ago

Billion-dollar residential real estate startup takes first steps to open shop in KC

Opendoor, which already operates in 20 cities, streamlines the process of buying and selling homes. Now, it's exploring opening an office in Kansas City, and it's already searching for employees, including a general manager for its local operations......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2019

Google Takes Aim at Multi-Billion Dollar Video Game Opportunity with Launch of Stadia

  The video game industry just got yet another entrant, and it isn’t a startup you have never heard of. Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), via Google and YouTube, has announced the launch of........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 19th, 2019