Search the Archive

Medicine: Obesity / Sugary Drinks / Coke #1041264

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jan 14, 2013
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: Chris Jansing) Coke’s TV ad campaign in response to the battle over obesity that targets sugary drinks featured; ads shown. [NYU Stern’s marketing department professor Russell WINER†- says they’re trying to get in front of this issue.] [In September 2012, New York City Mayor Michael BLOOMBERG – announces his ban on soft drinks over 16 ounces.] [Children’s Hospital, Boston Dr. David LUDWIG†- says sugary beverages can affect body weight quite quickly.] [Center for Science and Public Interest Michael JACOBSON†- says public opinion is turning against the industry.]

Williams, Brian;
Jansing, Chris

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.