Ad biz must kick the habit

March 2000
Advertising Age;3/27/2000, Vol. 71 Issue 13, p28
Trade Publication
The article argues that advertising groups should rethink their opposition to new tobacco marketing controls. The U.S. Supreme Court has already rejected the proposal to allow the Food and Drug Administration to regulate tobacco products and tobacco advertising. The author believes that advertisers should seize this opportunity to end the alliance that has linked the ad business with the tobacco business for decades.


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