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Advertising food to children

Case for self-regulation still carries weight

While children’s advertising is one of the most politically charged issues facing the food industry, recent statements from regulatory authorities in both the US and the UK suggest continued official support for self-regulation. Chris Lyddon...

US: CARU reviewing child advertising guidelines

US: CARU reviewing child advertising guidelines

The US Children's Advertising Review Unit (CARU) is reviewing its self-regulatory guidelines following an Institute of Medicine report criticizing how food companies advertise and market products to kids.

USA: Parents blamed for children’s obesity

Most adults blame the parents for America’s child obesity problem, according to a report by market analysts Mintel. More than 77% of adults surveyed said that the parents, not the…