Rulings (4)
  • Aldi Stores Ltd t/a Aldi

    • Upheld
    • Press general
    • 17 July 2019

    A press ad for Aldi, seen on 8 December 2018, was headed "Swap to Aldi and save". Beneath this were two images of a selection of products. Text above the left-hand image stated "Tesco. These household brands and fresh products £61.56". The products shown included a bottle of Moët et Ch...

  • Dyson Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Television
    • 17 July 2019

    A TV ad for the Dyson Pure Hot + Cool Fan, seen in April 2019, featured a voice-over that stated, "Pollutants can build up indoors. Gases, allergens and particles. So Dyson's purifying fan heaters use sensors to detect them, capturing them inside sealed HEPA and carbon filters to clean the air. Then project 29...

  • Paramount Pictures UK

    • Not Upheld
    • Poster
    • 17 July 2019

    A poster for the cinema release of the film ‘Pet Sematary’ (2019) seen on the side of a bus, in April 2019, featured an image of children with animal masks and carrying various objects, including a spade, a crucifix and a wheelbarrow, walking through the woods with crucifixes in the background. Text beneath...

  • Person(s) unknown

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 17 July 2019

    The website for Mind Body Reset www.mindbodyreset.co.uk, a complementary therapy provider, seen on 11 February 2019. Text on the home page listed the following conditions “ADHD- Fibro - Depression - Stress - Anxiety - PTSD - ME/CFS”. Text on the “FAQ” page stated, “Mental Health problem...

Informally resolved (34)
    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • Applied Microcurrent Technology

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • B&Q plc

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Leaflet

  • BMW (UK) LIMITED

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Radio

  • Cubico (UK) Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • EXPEDIA.COM LIMITED

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • Eurostar International Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • Freeman Beauty LLC

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Brochure

  • Ideal Shopping Direct

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Television

  • JD Seasonings Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)

  • Lewes and Eastbourne Councils

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Leaflet

  • MICROSOFT LIMITED

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: In-game (online)

  • Mindful Chef Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • Mr Green Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (sales promotion)

  • Neptune (Europe) Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Direct mail

  • Pepper Deals Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (sales promotion)

  • Sequence (UK) Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)

  • Shop Direct Home Shoping Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)

  • ShopStyle Inc

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (display)

  • Sportsdirect.com Retail Ltd

    • 17 July 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)