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Nutrition Advocates Blast Marketing of Girl Scouts’ Newest Cookie

Nutrition advocates chose National Girl Scout Cookie Day to take the organization to task for marketing the organization's newest cookie as "a delicious new way to get your vitamins."

Health Advocates Say Nestlé Co-Branded Candy With Girl Scouts Violates Pledge

No doubt Nestlé thought that co-branding its Nestlé Crunch candy bars with the Girl Scouts was a good way to burnish the company's image. But health activists fighting childhood obesity interpreted Nestlé’s move as a slick way around the company's commitment not to market candy to children.