Pursuing Truth and Transparency in America's Food System

Sweeteners

Summary * Calorie Control Council is a trade group for manufacturers of artificial sweeteners * The CCC has “a penchant for stealthy public relations tactics” * CCC is run by a public...

January 17, 2015

As the 2016 campaign shapes up, it’s interesting to watch the candidates for clues about their food politics. Thus far, Hillary Clinton has made two missteps. The Wall Street Journal reported...

January 14, 2015

Summary * The American Beverage Association is a trade group for the soda, soft drink and junk food industries * ABA was previously called the National Soft Drink Association * Some U.S....

January 13, 2015

Summary * Founded in 1995 as the Guest Choice Network * Phillip Morris provided $600,000 in seed money for the organization * Restaurant, tobacco company funds were used to fight restaurant...

January 12, 2015