Leading food and drink firms hit back at planned Government junk food advert ban

Leading food and drink firms hit back at planned Government junk food advert ban

Food and beverage companies have reversed proposals to ban online advertising for products high in salt, sugar and fat. The Department of Health and Social Care launched a six-week consultation earlier this month to try to understand the impact of the introduction of a total…

Brutally honest advert for second-hand caravan shared 1,000 times

Brutally honest advert for second-hand caravan shared 1,000 times

An advert for a second-hand caravan placed on Facebook Marlet has been shared more than 1,000 times thanks to its owner’s brutally honest description. The 27-year-old van has been used as a temporary home for years while the owners were doing up their house. Now…

'Misleading' face mask advert banned by regulator

Doctors say it is 'illogical' shop staff don't have to wear masks

An advert which “implied” a range of face masks could protect the wearer from coronavirus has been banned for being misleading. Easylife Group Ltd’s advert published in The Sun newspaper on May 9 claimed its reusable and disposable masks provided users with “protection against bacteria…

Audi blasted for 'revolting' car advert featuring a little girl eating banana

Audi blasted for 'revolting' car advert featuring a little girl eating banana

German car manufacturer Audi has come under fire online after sharing an advert for their RS 4. The ad shows a little girl, leaning back against the front of the high-performance car, eating a banana. Alongside the picture were the words: “Lets your heart beat…