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29 September 2015
CAP, has announced that it will be launching a public consultation on the introduction of new rules governing the non-broadcast advertising, to children, of food and soft drinks high in fat, salt or sugar.
26 August 2015
We’ve ruled against two online games because they directly pressured children to make purchases – something that’s prohibited by the Advertising Code.
19 August 2015
Our sister body, the Committees of Advertising Practice (CAP) have produced clear new guidance for vloggers to help them better understand how and when the advertising rules apply to their vlogs so that they are upfront and deal fairly with their followers.
31 July 2015
CAP has launched its first e-learning module to help develop and support marketers’ knowledge and understanding of the alcohol rules so they are better equipped to advertise responsibly.
16 July 2015
We’ve received a steady stream of complaints about call-forwarding services. We have some guidance for advertisers and advice for consumers.