13, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alcohol Justice expressed its appreciation today for baby steps taken by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in an order forcing Phusion Projects, LLC to put informational labels on their dangerous, supersized alcopop
The industry has behaved irresponsibly in the production of alcopops
Dangerous, youth-attractive alcopops
, or flavored malt beverages (FMBs) are:
An ASA spokesman said: "As we observe the seasonal crescendo of alcoholic drinks advertising, the alcopops
phenomenon shows every sign of fading into the background.
The marketing, packaging, flavoring, and pricing of alcopops
is false advertising, meant to trick youth into thinking the products are safe and just cheaper forms of energy drinks
Kids go into 7-Eleven and see alcopops
as cheaper liquid refreshment than energy drinks that look and taste the same," stated report co-author, Bruce Lee Livingston, Executive Director/CEO of Alcohol Justice.
He was bred to stay, not to sprint, which means as he gets old he will do well over longer distances," said the trainer, who began dreaming of Melbourne Cup glory when Alcopop
gained a debut win in Adelaide on Melbourne Cup day last year.
Sales of alcopops
- also known as flavoured alcoholic drinks (FABs) - more than doubled from pounds 692 m in 1999 to pounds 1.
Wine is the second favourite tipple, followed by trendy alcopops
and then spirits.
Researchers also found that 29 percent of sixth-graders, 35 percent of seventh-graders and almost 50 percent of eighth-graders correctly identified at least one of the three alcopop
ads they were shown.
A SMALL design company has produced a new alcopop
bottle that could stop glass-related injuries in bars and clubs across Merseyside.
However, in sunnier climes, traditional drinks have maintained their dominance, with Spanish alcopop
consumption inching up from 0.