WW Endorsing McDonalds!
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|Fri, 03-05-2010 - 11:30am|
What do you all think? Is it appropriate for Weight Watchers to endorse any menu items at McDonalds? Does it seem like a marketing ploy to you or do you think it's truly about promoting healthy eating? I'd love to know your thoughts on this.
McDonald's is hardly an ideal dining location for anyone struggling to stay slim. But the fast food chain scored a PR coup today when Weight Watchers agreed to endorse some of its products in New Zealand â€“ a move met with outrage by nutritionists and obesity experts.
As part of the deal, which the company says is the first of its kind in the world, McDonald's will use the Weight Watchers logo on its menu boards and Weight Watchers will promote McDonald's to dieters.
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