Prohibition Leads to Junk Food Black MarketSubmitted by glassman on Wed, 01/12/2011 - 22:49
Interesting article about the rise of a junk food Black Market.
The recently passed Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act (PDF) offers some positive steps to improve how our children eat in schools. But in trying to make schools nutritional oases, public health officials have unwittingly unleashed the black market genie ready and able to fill the void left by departing sodas and snacks. Now, budding student entrepreneurs are rushing in to meet the demand for snacks and beverages that are no longer available legitimately.
check it out.