US bans sales of Juul e-cigarettes, company to seek stay on enforcement

June 23 (Reuters) – Sales of Juul e-cigarettes were blocked by the US Food and Drug Administration on Thursday, in a major blow to the once high-flying firm whose products have been tied to a surge in teenage vaping. The agency said the applications “lacked sufficient evidence” to show that sale of the products would … Read more

US FDA to order Juul e-cigarettes off market – WSJ

A woman holds a Juul e-cigarette while walking in New York, US, September 27, 2018. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register June 22 (Reuters) – The US Food and Drug Administration is preparing to order Juul Labs Inc to take its e-cigarettes off the market in the United … Read more

Morning Bid: I know what you’ll do this summer

President of European Central Bank Christine Lagarde addresses a news conference following the meeting of the Governing Council’s monetary in Frankfurt, Germany March 10, 2022. Daniel Roland / Pool via REUTERS / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register A look at the day ahead in markets from Julien Ponthus. European … Read more

Morning Bid: Apocalypse now? | Reuters

Governor of the Bank of England Andrew Bailey addresses the media on the Monetary Policy Report at the Bank of England in London, Britain May 5, 2022. Frank Augstein / Pool via REUTERS / Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register A look at the day ahead in markets from Dhara Ranasinghe. … Read more

Exclusive: India’s Reliance to acquire dozens of brands in $ 6.5 billion consumer goods play

Customers buy grocery items inside a superstore of Reliance Industries Ltd, in Mumbai, India, October 7, 2020. REUTERS / Niharika Kulkarni / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register India retail giant plans big push in consumer goods business Reliance in late-stage talks with 30 brands for deals-source Indian firm is … Read more

Tesla supplier LGES plans to build $ 1.4 bln battery factory in Arizona

An employee walks past the logo of LG Energy Solution at its office building in Seoul, South Korea, November 23, 2021. REUTERS / Kim Hong-Ji / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register SAN FRANCISCO / SEOUL, March 23 (Reuters) – LG Energy Solution (373220.KS) (LGES), a supplier for electric car … Read more

Analysis: Western companies wrestle with Russia ‘half-exits’

March 18 (Reuters) – Western companies that maintain a presence in Russia to provide essential goods such as food and medicines are trying to strike a balance between President Vladimir Putin’s government and advocates of Ukraine pulling them in opposite directions. More than 400 companies have withdrawn from Russia since the launch of its attack … Read more

Russia rejects Ukraine charge of genocide as invasion enters third week

Russian invasion enters third week Zelenskiy accuses Russia of genocide Russia bombs children’s hospital, city council says Russia says hospital bombing ‘fake news’ Russia’s foreign minister arrives in Turkey for talks LVIV, Ukraine, March 10 (Reuters) – Russia’s war in Ukraine entered the third week on Thursday with none of its stated objectives reached despite … Read more

Nestle, tobacco groups latest companies to pull back from Russia

March 9 (Reuters) – Nestle (NESN.S), Philip Morris (PM.N) and Imperial Brands (IMB.L) joined the list of multinationals stepping back from Russia on Wednesday as pressure mounts from consumers in the West to take a stand against the invasion of Ukraine. The world’s biggest packaged food group fell into line with rivals Procter & Gamble … Read more