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Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Food choices and the grocery check-out line

Earlier this week, the Center for Science in the Public Interest launched a new report that looks at how retail marketing manipulates food choices. “Temptation at Checkout: The Food Industry’s Sneaky Strategy for Selling More” makes the case that the retail environment should be shaped not only by profit but also by public health considerations.

The report offers some suggestions for consumers, store managers, and public policy.