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Table 3 Summary of website and app content and characteristics (Objective 3)

From: A systematic evaluation of digital nutrition promotion websites and apps for supporting parents to influence children’s nutrition

Name, country Affiliation / developer FEATURES Mobile App Rating Scale (0–5)
Interactive lunch box builder Person-alisation Lunch box recipes/ ideas Nutrition info (lunch box or general) Games and/or quizzes Video or audio content Social commu-nity Links to further info School / canteen relevant info Engagement Functionality Aesthetics Information quality Overall score
WEBSITES
Healthy Lunch Box[1] [46] Australia Cancer Council New South Wales        3.8 4.7 4.0 4.2 4.2
Go For Your Life - Weigh up your lunch [47] Australia Dept of Health Victoria         4.5 3.7 4.3 3.3 4.0
Healthier Lunches for Children [48] United Kingdom London Borough of Islington       3.0 4.0 2.3 3.8 3.3
The Zero Waste and Healthy Lunchbox [49] Canada NWRSC Solid Waste Service          2.8 4.0 3.3 3.0 3.3
Healthy Lunch Box[2] [50] N/A Individual developer        2.3 2.7 3.0 1.3 2.3
Make Healthy Normal: Healthy School Lunch Box [51] Australia Dept of Health New South Wales         4.0 4.0 4.0 3.2 3.8
Healthy Kids Association: Packing a healthy lunchbox [52] Australia Healthy Kids Association         3.3 4.0 4.0 3.7 3.7
Nutrition Australia: Healthy lunchbox week [53] Australia Nutrition Australia         3.5 3.7 3.3 4.0 3.6
Healthy Kids NSW: Lunch Box Ideas [54] Australia Ministry of Health New South Wales & others          3.0 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.5
Nestle Healthy Active Kids: What makes a balanced lunchbox? [55] Australia Australian Institute of Sport & Nestle        3.5 3.7 3.7 3.3 3.5
Healthy Eating Advisory Service: Healthy lunchboxes [56] Australia Healthy Eating Advisory Service & Nutrition Aust         3.0 4.0 3.0 3.7 3.4
QLD Education: A healthy start to school tool kit [57] Australia Dept of Education Queensland       2.3 4.0 3.0 3.8 3.3
WA School Canteens: Packing healthy lunchboxes [58] Australia School Canteen Assoc Inc. Western Australia       2.3 4.0 2.7 3.5 3.1
TAS Health: Healthy kids lunchboxes [59] Australia Dept of Health & Human Services Tasmania         3.0 2.3 3.3 3.7 3.1
SA Health: Healthy lunchboxes [60] Australia SA Health         2.5 3.7 2.3 3.6 3.0
APPS
The Ultimate Mix-and-Match School Lunchbox [63] United States of America Trellisys.net       3.2 3.8 3.3 3.2 3.4
LaLa Lunchbox [62] USA Lala Lunchbox, LLC        3.4 3.8 3.0 3.0 3.3
Kids Foods [61] Vietnam Individual developer         2.4 3.8 2.3 2.8 2.8
Change4Life Smart Recipes [64] United Kingdom Public Health England        3.0 3.5 2.7 4.0 3.3