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1.1 In April 2007, Ofcom began phasing in restrictions on the advertising of food and drink that is high in fat or salt or sugar (HFSS). Ofcom’s principal aim was ‘to reduce the exposure of children to HFSS advertising, as a means of reducing opportunities to persuade children to demand and consume HFSS products’ .
products or services to children, as defined by national legislation and advertising standards. Advertising to children is often the subject of debate, relating to the alleged influence on children’s consumption. Rules on advertising to children have largely evolved in recent years. In most countries, advertising ...
'Healthy Kids Act' Sets Ad, Snack and Drink Industries' Teeth on ...
The advertising, snack food and televisions industries are having a collective meltdown over a bill quietly introduced by Democratic Reps. Jim Moran of Virginia and Bill Pascrell of New Jersey: The Healthy Kids Act. The measure, aimed at helping to curb the obesity epidemic in children and teens, would give ... market research, surveys and trends
Food Marketing to Kids- Childhood Obesity Food Advertising ...
I am a nurse and a mother of 2. I am also the founder of Nourish Interactive. I am very concerned about the health and well being of our children. I started the Nourishing Thoughts Blog so that I could help parents keep up on the latest trends in children's nutrition and exercise. I know that much like ... market research, surveys and trends
Michael F. Jacobson: Advertising, Children, And Public Health
For most of us, a request like that would prompt a slammed door and a call to 911. Yet as a society, we have somehow come to accept without question the "right" of corporations to propose food sales directly to our children. But on December 15, four federal agencies made a little-noticed announcement ...


Children Targets of $1.6 Billion in Food Ads -
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Advertising - Tug of War in Food Marketing to Children -
THE Federal Trade Commission issued a report Tuesday detailing the pervasiveness of food marketing to children, and a coalition of food companies responded with its own report arguing they had made progress on the issue by self-policing. Skip to next paragraph Kellogg’s has reformulated some products, like ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Marketing to Children
Sharon Beder, 'A Community View', Caring for Children in the Media Age, Papers from a national conference, edited by John Squires and Tracy Newlands, New College Institute for Values Research, Sydney, 1998, pp. 101-111. This is a final version submitted for publication. Minor editorial changes may have ...
How Much Do Nutrition Labels Really Matter?
Who would have guessed that nutrition labels could serve as a political football. We are talking about the fine print on the backside of the bags, boxes and cans our food comes in. Now that the Food and Drug Administration (F.D.A.) is trying to introduce a new national food labeling program, politicians and interest groups from all sides jump on the bandwagon, offering their advice how to go about the project. So far, government officials from twelve states have petitioned the F.D.A. to demand "complete and unbiased nutritional information from food manufacturers, whether good or bad." This, they say, will empower ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Food industry making products healthier
Australia’s food manufacturing sector and Quick Service Restaurant (QSR) retailers have already made strong inroads in addressing obesity through making foods healthier, reducing advertising to children and front-of-pack labelling, according to the Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC). NSW Greens MP John Kaye today accused the NSW Coalition of “pandering to their friends in the [food] industry” for not supporting mandatory reductions in salt, fat and sugar in fast foods and point-of-sale labelling. AFGC Chief Executive Kate Carnell dismissed these claims, saying food and grocery manufacturers and QSR ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


Full Report - The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation - Health ...
FOOD FOR ThOUghT: TELEVISION FOOD ADVERTISINg TO ChILDREN IN ThE UNITED STATES. TOP TEN NETWORkS AMONG CHILDREN & TEENS. Ages 2-8. Ages 9-11. Ages 12-17 ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Evaluating the Nutrition Quality and Marketing of Children's Cereals
dominate cereal advertising to children, spending 94% of this total on just 11 brands. .... that even complete bans on food advertising to children, ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Children's Exposure to TV Advertising in 1977 and 2004
called for various restrictions on advertising to children, including a ...... Thought: Television Food Advertising to Children in the United States. ...
children - Dollars & Sense: Rated A for All Ages
The kids today have it so easy. When I was kid, we couldn’t just google something to find information. We had to walk to the library and use the card catalog . If we wanted to watch cartoons, we had to wait until Saturday morning—there was no Cartoon Network. And if we wanted to learn about avoiding frauds and ...
Children, Adolescents, and Advertising
mitigating some of the negative effects of advertising on children and adolescents. ..... Advertising to Children: Concepts and Controversies. Thousand ...
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WikiAnswers - What affect does advertising have on children
Advertising and media does have an effect on children since many companies spend millions of dollars convincing kids that their product is the best and coolest thing out there, but what also lies in the way is the fact that it can also affects how kids look at themselves and can affect self esteem and image as well.
Google Answers: tv advertising rules and guidelines - please help ...
Hello, My company would like to advertise our website on Australian TV channels Seven, Nine and Ten in Melbourne and Sydney. We intend to produce the ad(s) in-house but I know nothing about TV advertising rules and regulations. Therefore I would like assistance in finding the rules we need to know and the ...
WikiAnswers - Good impact of advertisement on children
Children should not be the target of any kind of advertising or marketing. Society is being infantalized by this insidious behavior. Market grown-up things to grown-up people and be happy with profits that are lower but free of guilt. Peace out. First answer by ID3326002575 . Last edit by ID3326002575 . ...