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Uncle Toby’s Roll-Ups ‘Fruba News’ email and website [ 13% ]

18 May 2007

Uncle Tobys sent an email newsletter promoting Roll-Ups to children who had registered on the Roll-Ups ‘Frubalia' website. The newsletter and website told children to 'ask mum or dad' to buy Roll-Ups to enter competition to win prizes, including a Playstation, Sony camera and iPod.

The OPC complained to the ASB that the email and website breached clauses 3.5 (pester power) and 3.7 (premiums) of the AANA Food Code (because they told children to ask their parents to buy the product, and because they were dominated by a premium offer (entry to the competition and chance to win prizes).

Opinion piece for Sunday Age [ 6% ]

26 July 2009

Opinion piece for Sunday Age

Breakfast cereals up to one third sugar: new analysis shows. Health groups call for clear labelling [ 6% ]

17 March 2015

Australian cereal manufacturers are potentially misleading consumers by promoting healthy sounding statements on their packaging despite sugar making up more than 35% of the ingredients of some popular brands, a recent survey has revealed.

McDonald's slammed for offering cash rebates to schools when students buy fast food [ 6% ]

17 February 2015

Health groups have today condemned McDonald's for seeking to promote its unhealthy products to children in schools, kindergartens and early childhood centres.

Latest opinion poll shows thumbs down for junk food sponsorship of kids sport [ 6% ]

13 December 2013

Almost seven out of 10 Australian adults believe the sponsorship of children's sporting activities by fast food chains such as McDonald's and KFC should be restricted, if not stopped entirely.

New WHO guidelines should be a call to industry to stop sugarcoating kids’ foods [ 5% ]

6 March 2014

Australia needs to take action in response to new World Health Organization guidelines around sugar consumption, according to a coalition of leading health organisations, the Obesity Policy Coalition.

Opinion piece to The Age: World Consumer Rights Day [ 5% ]

15 March 2008

Opinion piece to The Age

Health groups throw down the challenge to Coca Cola [ 5% ]

11 September 2013

Peak health and community organisations have written to senior leaders in Coca-Cola's Australian and New Zealand operations calling for the company to stop weight-washing the issue of obesity with expensive advertising, and instead take practical steps to address the core drivers of weight gain.

OPC encourages fast food chains to follow KFC's example [ 5% ]

25 August 2011

Today’s announcement by KFC Australia that it will no longer provide toys with children’s meals has been welcomed by the Obesity Policy Coalition (OPC), who urged other fast food companies to follow suit.

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