Supermarkets questionable as healthy shopping locations: experts

Efforts by Australia’s two largest supermarket chains to portray themselves as healthy locations to shop are questionable and do not reflect the reality of the shelf-space taken by unhealthy items, experts say.

In an article published in The Conversation, Deakin University researchers Adrian Cameron and Gary Sacks said that despite the “theatre” of fruit and vegetables at the entrance of supermarkets, the majority of shelf space and end of aisle promotions for