Energy Drinks In Canada Pump Up Vitamins But Exaggerate Benefits
This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet
Consumer confusion over the products’ nutrient benefits might not be cleared up despite Canada’s regulatory re-categorization in 2014. Researchers found on-package labels and marketing highlighted nutritional attributes such as immune support and antioxidant properties.
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