Cartoons on Food Boxes Create Nagging Children

It's a tried-and-true marketing method: Slap a famous cartoon on food boxes and odds are children will be more likely to seek the food out at the store. But research now suggests that silly cartoons appearing on food boxes may also determine whether children will pester their mothers to buy the food and also the level of nagging parents are likely to experience. Researchers analyzed surveys and interviews from 64 mothers who had children between the ages of 3 and 5. The mothers were...Full Story
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