Elaine Kolish

Ferrero, Cartoon Net Pledge to Limit Food Marketing to Kids

The government may not be able to regulate food marketing to children, but it may not have to.

Study: McDonald’s, Burger King Rely on Giveaways, Not Food, to Lure Kids

A new study says McDonald's and Burger King aren't living up to industry pledges when it comes to marketing to kids. By downplaying food in favor of promoting premiums like toys and movies, McDonald's and Burger King ads are "potentially misleading," according to a study published today in Plos One, a scientific journal.