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Snap, Crackle, Stop! FTC Alleges False Advertising of Rice Krispies Cereal

Posted on Jun 7, 2010 in Health & Wellness

Thursday, June 03, 2010 Kellogg Co. agreed to comply with expanded advertising restrictions in its advertising campaign for Rice Krispies cereal Thursday after U.S. regulators found the company falsely advertised the cereal improved children’s health, The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced. “We expect more from a great American company than making dubious claims – not once, but twice – that its cereals improve children’s health,” said FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz. “Next time, Kellogg needs to stop and think twice about the claims it’s making...

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