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Mexico wants to improve children’s nutrition, so it seized 380,000 boxes of Corn Flakes, Special K and other Kellogg’s cereals, saying the boxes had cartoons on them.

MEXICO CITY — Mexico has seized 380,000 boxes of Corn Flakes, Special K and other Kellogg’s cereals, saying the boxes contained cartoons in violation of recently enacted laws aimed at improving children’s nutrition.

Mexico’s consumer protection agency also said on Friday that cereal boxes did not clearly indicate nutritional values ​​such as calories, fat, salt or sugar, or did not have the appropriate warning signs for levels of these ingredients considered excessive.

Kellogg’s did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

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