Advertising Standards Authority articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2014/12/19 16:43
2014/12/19 16:43
13h
A radio conversation in which a woman is called “a dog”, and a television spot for slimming pills are among the ads to run foul of the Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland (ASAI). The ASAI’s...
KBC Bank
MENTIONED
2014/12/19 16:43
2014/12/19 16:43
Latest videos
2014/12/19 16:09
2014/12/19 16:09
14h
... John Lewis, ‘John Lewis Southampton’ Impossible to knowingly undersell, this clever campaign promoted new departments at the John Lewis store in Southampton. As the biggest store in the city’s...
2014/12/19 11:09
2014/12/19 11:09
19h
... The Publicis/Omnicom merger When the $35 billion mega-merger between Publicis Groupe and Omnicom collapsed spectacularly in May, it wasn’t just egg that was left on the faces of Maurice Lévy and...
2014/12/18 19:21
2014/12/18 19:21
1d
Avon forced to pay $138M in fines after pleading guilty to bribing Chinese officials with luxury gifts Avon has been fined $135million by U.S. authorities to settle a corruption probe in China. The...
2014/12/18 15:40
2014/12/18 15:40
1d
Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: 20 sponsored gifs that took off on Tumblr Tumblr put together a list of the Top 20...
2014/12/17 12:48
2014/12/17 12:48
2d
Toothless ad regulator the Advertising Standards Authority has put online souk Ebuyer on the naughty step again for using misleading advertising – the seventh complaint upheld against the company...
2014/12/17 12:30
2014/12/17 12:30
2d
Published: 17 Dec 2014 12:00 Reporter Eric Baxter writes for you. FIRST World War commemorations have been much in the news over the past few months. And next Tuesday in Greenock, one of the most...
2014/12/16 16:09
2014/12/16 16:09
3d
Swedish-American artist Haddon Sundblom painted Santa Claus for the company's Christmas adverts using Coca-Cola's iconic red for Santa's clothing. Santa had historically been portrayed in a variety...
2014/12/13 15:08
2014/12/13 15:08
6d
But comedy trio the Hot Gulp swapped the trenches for a grim retail park - with the British and German forces becoming Sainsbury’s and Tesco employees. He grabs a chocolate bar from the shelves and...
2014/12/11 21:32
2014/12/11 21:32
8d
Digital continues to be the fastest rising advertising medium and it is likely to take over newspapers in early 2015 according to the Interactive Advertising Bureau's latest report. "It's likely...
2014/12/11 09:32
2014/12/11 09:32
8d
An advert that shows “before and after” photos of a horse who was near death has provoked complaints. The advert for Blue Chip appeared in H&H (6 November) and shows “Hope” lying in a field of mud...
2014/12/10 12:03
2014/12/10 12:03
9d
I’d like to add my sixpenny-worth to the debate over FNB’s “Steve” ad campaign. Firstly I think it was a gross over-reaction on the part of the Advertising Standards Authority to ban the ads. It’s...
2014/12/10 11:09
2014/12/10 11:09
9d
From June 2013 to March 2014, five press ads and a website from Virgin Media promoted the "starter collection", a TV and telecom offer that would run "until at least" a certain date. BT asked the...
2014/12/10 08:08
2014/12/10 08:08
9d
A bakery chain has been cleared to describe itself as the "oldest Cornish pasty maker in the world" despite being unable to prove its claim that it began trading in 1860. Warrens Bakery claims it has...
2014/12/09 23:24
2014/12/09 23:24
10d
The 'Not Beersies' TV advert which promotes drinking water instead of alcohol fooled one viewer who complained that it was being shown too early. The Advertising Standards Authority, which found...
2014/12/09 00:47
2014/12/09 00:47
11d
Campaigners are calling for a clampdown on a ‘legal loan shark’ targeting students for their university loans. Smart-Pig - which had lent to around 7,000 students at 100 universities by April this...
2014/12/08 11:18
2014/12/08 11:18
11d
But the ad has incurred the wrath of animal lovers. McVitie’s Facebook pages and the comments under the YouTube video have been flooded with people accusing the brand of being irresponsible for...
2014/12/08 06:34
2014/12/08 06:34
11d
First National Bank: ‘Steve’ ads harmful to kids - ASA December 8 2014 at 08:00am THE Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ordered First National Bank (FNB) to withdraw its “Steve”...
2014/12/06 10:33
2014/12/06 10:33
13d
Nielen de Klerk CAPE TOWN — The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled that First National Bank must withdraw its “Steve” adverts in their current format. The ASA received at least 20...
2014/12/05 18:35
2014/12/05 18:35
14d
In the video blogging universe, the AmazingPhil YouTube channel logs more than 2 million subscribers—numbers that carry some heft in the world of social media and native advertising. Such popularity...
2014/12/19 16:43
2014/12/19 16:43
Latest from Twitter