Turns out information isn't always power.
And despite Shimkus' claims, labeling is actually popular among consumers and influences people's behavior. Aside from Shimkus
Readily available calorie information is crucial for consumers to be able to make informed food choices throughout the day as they get their food from a variety of venues. Our nation is facing rising rates of obesity and chronic disease that continue to push health care spending higher.
"Strikingly, Americans eat and drink about a third of their calories away from home." The new calorie rule covers meals at
What's more, researchers who use eye scans to study retail behavior report that people look at nutrition labels less than