|Retail Tobacco Advertising Influences Youth|
The tobacco industry is driven to find new customers. Too many of their adult customers die or succeed in quitting!
The tobacco industry exploits evey loophole to market to youth, while loudly denying that they do so.
The retail store is the venue where tobacco advertising and our kids connect on a regular basis.
Cigarettes, M&M's and doughnuts - Our kids get the message!
Read our Fact Sheet:
The Four Corners Partnership is working to educate the public and tobacco retailers about the impact that tobacco advertising in retail stores has on the youth in our communities.
Why are youth more heavily influenced by in-store advertising? This is a brief summary of the issues and research with a bibliography of sources.
How much do the tobacco companies spend on advertising in Minnesota? The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids has put the data from the Federal Trade Commission into an easy to read table.
This fact sheet from the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids summarizes some of the key facts and scientific research that has been published about the influence that tobacco marketing in retail stores has youth.
Explains the link between tobacco product advertisements and promotions and adolescent tobacco use. Summarizes action the FDA is taking to protect children.