Many commercial advertisements play on emotions rather than straight product information. Creating an "image" that appeals to many people influences buying habits.

Food advertisements often specify one or more of the following:

There are times when advertisement may make misleading claims or leave out information important to the consumer. This includes information such as:

On the other hand, there is not enough time or space to mention everything about a food in an advertisement. So, it's up to the consumer to be an informed shopper and know how to read food labels.

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