Jack in the Box and one of the worst E. Coli Outbreaks in U.S. History

In 1993, Jack in the Box fast-food restaurant had an E-coli outbreak that spanned multiple states, harmed over 600 people, and killed at least 4 children (Murano, 2018). “In the year and a half following the outbreak, Jack in the Box lost approximately $160 million both in court and from lost sales” (Marler, The Marler ClarkContinue reading “Jack in the Box and one of the worst E. Coli Outbreaks in U.S. History”

Snake Oil and Flim Flam -What is Ethical Marketing?

The early 1900s was a dangerous place for consumers. Anyone could sell anything, with no one checking on the claims of the product or the ingredients! You might purchase cough syrup from a street peddler that was nothing more than brown water and lemon, or it could contain something dangerously addictive, like cocaine! Thankfully thatContinue reading “Snake Oil and Flim Flam -What is Ethical Marketing?”

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