FDA commissioner to meet with Altria, Juul CEOs

|About: JUUL (JUUL)|By:, SA News Editor

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb is calling in the CEOs of Altria (MO -0.7%) and Juul (JUUL) to the agency's headquarters to explain why their efforts to combat teenage vaping trends have fallen short.

Gottlieb says he is puzzled why Altria made its big commitment to Juul when it stated previously that pod-based products contribute to the youth epidemic.

A spokesperson for Altria says the company is looking foward to meeting with the FDA commissioner.

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