Coca-Cola ‘paid scientists to downplay how sugary beverages fueled the obesity crisis between 2013-2015,’ medical journal study finds

‘We are certainly going to have to disclose this [Coca-Cola funding] at some point. Our preference would be to have other funders on board first… Right now, we have two funders. Coca Cola and an anonymous individual donor… Does including the Universities as funders/supporters pass the red face test?’ one email read.

One-Third of US Consumers Believe Brands Should Continue Facebook Boycott, Survey Shows

Facebook’s reported second-quarter revenue of $18.7 billion did not appear much cut by revoked adds, but Morning Consult said because the boycott took place at the end of Q2 it would likely factor into revenue growth for the next quarter, which is due on 28 October.

Can you guess what Fox News and Netflix have in common?

“With the exception of Jeep—the brand that’s No. 1 every year for the 18 years we’ve done it, because it owns patriotism—everything on the list was brands that showed up. They were there for people when they felt they needed something. It went beyond primacy of products and how they were viewed, how they resonated […]

New Book Offers Insider’s Glimpse Into Life in North Korea

He also took groups of North Koreans on trips to China, Vietnam and Singapore, where in addition to learning about those countries’ market reforms, some participants indulged in downing liters of Coca-Cola and consuming pints of ice cream — rarities back home.  

Boris Johnson urges Brits to get back to work TODAY – but nearly five in six set to stay home

ALL AT SEAFrench efforts to stop migrants like ‘trying to empty sea with a spoon’ says MP