Category Archives: Marketing to children

  1. Manipulation of eating habits

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    July 2, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    The New York Times has an article entitled “Why Healthy Eaters Fall for Fries.” One answer might be that they …
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  2. Viacom, Nickelodeon and food advertising to kids

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    July 1, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    A while back there was this piece in the New York Times indicating that Nickelodeon would not be adopting a …
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  3. McDonald’s doesn’t sell junk food…according to McDonald’s

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    June 5, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    This item appeared in the Tulsa World last month concerning criticism of its marketing practices at its annual shareholders meeting. …
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  4. Camel’s “nose” ?

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    June 4, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    It appears that Camel cigarettes has returned to print advertising after a 5 year hiatus. Advertising Age has the story. …
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  5. Blending advertising and content

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    May 29, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    Apparently this is what is known as “native advertising.” Or according to a source quoted in this article from Advertising …
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  6. More Abercrombie

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    May 25, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    More on the Abercrombie and Fitch comments CEO Jeffries about only wanting to market to “cool kids.” The resurrection of …
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  7. Gender and advertising

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    May 22, 2013 by Tamara Piety

    I ran across this little gem the other day over at The Responsible Marketing Blog. It is called “Role Reversal: …
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