Pencils and notebooks aren't the only products in demand now that back-to-school season is here. Heightened awareness of childhood obesity has better-for-you beverages making the grade at supermarkets, too. About 16% of adolescents ages 12 to 19 and 15% of children ages 6 to 11 are obese, according to the American Obesity Association, Washington. Statistics like these have made parents think twice about the types of foods -- and beverages -- their children consume in school. It has led to ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.