Entertainment Articles

Advertising Age

Kids' Meals Flunk Nutrition Test, Says Consumer Group

March 28, 2013


Nearly every kids meal offered by top restaurant chains just got an F in nutrition.

That's according to the Center for Science in the Public Interest, an consumer advocacy group that said that 97% of kids meals at top U.S. restaurant chains do not meet its nutritional criteria. The only chain that passes? Subway, for its Fresh Fit for Kids meal combos, all of which met CSPI's criteria.

"These chains are stuck in a time warp from a time when eating out was a rare occasion," said Margo Wootan, nutrition policy director at CSPI. Kids meals, she said, have become a bigger problem because "now families rely on restaurants to feed themselves and kids more" than they did before.

Continue reading at AdAge.com

Read entire article on Advertising Age
« Previous Article Next Article »

More From Entertainment Articles

  • Eva Longoria on Cover of Health Magazine
  • Gwyneth Paltrow?s Hangover Remedies
  • Brand and Katy split after 'she put fame ahead of children'
  • Write a Story/Review about this topic

    Post a Comment

     

    Best of Luxury

    Finding the best in luxury can be a daunting task, which is why we've taken it on for you.
    View All Best of Luxury
    THINGS WE LIKE