11 Jul 2018

High obesity rates "inevitable"

From The Panel, 4:17 pm on 11 July 2018

A three-year study has reached the conclusion that New Zealand's high rates of obesity are "inevitable". Researchers from the University of Auckland found there's here's an unrelenting bombardment of advertising, fast food availability and unhealthy food in supermarkets in lower socio-economic areas. Is it possible to stop this marketing juggernaut? We talk to marketer Karen Dewar about ethical marketing.