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Two US cities are to display calorie counts on vending machines

BMJ 2012; 345 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e6884 (Published 11 October 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;345:e6884
  1. Edward Davies
  1. 1BMJ, New York

Manufacturers of sugary drinks will put calorie counts and health information on their vending machines for the first time starting next year in two US cities.

Under the “Calories Count Vending Program” firms such as The Coca-Cola Company and PepsiCo have agreed to work …

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