Rulings (3)
  • Fischer Future Heat UK Ltd

    • Upheld in part
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 28 June 2017

    The website www.fischerfutureheat.com, for a heating company, seen on 17 January 2017. Under the heading “Electric Storage Heaters” the ad stated “Fischer German electric storage heaters are the perfect replacement for gas central heating or night storage heaters. They’re low input for total efficiency”. The ad also...

  • HPAS Ltd t/a Safestyle UK

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Television, Internet (OM 3rd party)
    • 28 June 2017

    Claims in two TV ads, two paid-for search results on Google and on a website, which were seen between November 2016 and March 2017, for several price promotions by Safestyle UK.

    a. One TV ad, seen in November 2016, featured a voice-over that stated “There’s still time to get 60% off all windows and doors with ...

  • Telecommunications Management Ltd t/a 1pMobile

    • Upheld
    • Internet (social networking)
    • 28 June 2017

    A website and Facebook post for 1pMobile, a mobile phone service provider, seen on 7 January 2017:

    a. The website, www.1pmobile.com, stated “Great value and service … UK’s cheapest pre-pay tariff”.

    b. The Facebook post stated “1pMobile isn’t just the UK’s cheapest pre-pay mobile service - it’s the most f...

Informally resolved (37)
    After consideration by the ASA of complaints received, the following companies and organisations agreed to amend or withdraw advertising without the need for a formal investigation:
  • Argos Ltd

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Television
    Topic: Holidays, travel and motoring

  • Argos Ltd

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Beauty products, grooming and hygiene

  • BBC Worldwide Ltd

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Magazine
    Topic: Promotions and competitions, Sports, leisure and hobbies

  • Bargain Booze Ltd

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Leaflet
    Topic: Sports, leisure and hobbies

  • Boohoo.com UK Ltd

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 4

    Media: Internet (sales promotion)
    Topic: Promotions and competitions, Clothing, shoes and jewellery

  • Bristol Airport Ltd

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (search engine)
    Topic: Holidays, travel and motoring

  • Car Chase Heroes Ltd

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Sports, leisure and hobbies

  • Car-ching Ltd

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Holidays, travel and motoring

  • Compurants Ltd t/a inamo

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Food, drink and supplements

  • DP Shayban Ltd

    • 28 June 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Leaflet
    Topic: Promotions and competitions, Food, drink and supplements

Database cases (1)
  • MuscleFood Ltd

    • 28 June 2017