Alibaba to Stop Sales of E-Cigarette Components in United States

October 9, 2019 0:39 pm

Beijing (PingWest)-Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba said on Wednesday it will stop selling e-cigarette components in the United States, amid growing regulatory scrutiny and reports of lung disease and some deaths linked to vaping.

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said that listings for products such as box mods, vape pens, herbal vapors, heat not burn devices, and empty pod cartridges would not be displayed for users located in the United States.