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How Companies Get Kids Hooked on Brands

posted by Nell Minow

The headline is inflammatory but the facts are truly disturbing.  Business Insider’s slideshow on how companies get kids hooked on brands starts, believe it or not, prenatally, and continue through “alca-pop” candies and tobacco companies’ 18th birthday gifts to teens.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment cx

    Maybe you could ask Mr. “godonomics” to take a few minutes away from promoting his business to discuss this aspect of capitalism.

    From my perspective, it speaks loudly to the morality of large businesses, their executives and owners.

    • Nell Minow

      Nicely said, cx. Many thanks.

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