2007 December

McDonald’s gets pounded by ad-free advocates

McD’s picked up US$ 1,600 of the cost of printing report card jackets for the 2007-08 school year in a Florida county in exchange for a Happy Meal coupon on the card’s cover. Based on

Ad free culture for Kids

The popular site “The Webkinz” began running ads for movies back in October. Within hours, The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood, an advocacy group in Boston, demanded that the site remove all advertising. Susan Linn,

The National Restaurant Association announces top 5 trends for 2008

– Green / Environmental practices: 38% – Health Consciousness: 32% – Culinary Tourism: 13% – Exotic Flavor Exploration: 10% – Beverage Focus: 7% It is clear the “eco-friendly” themes will continue to be popular in