Rulings (6)
  • Beer52 Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Mailing
    • 24 February 2021

    A letter from a beer company broke the CAP Code as it was not obviously identifiable as an ad.

  • DSG Retail Ltd t/a Currys PC World

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Television
    • 24 February 2021

    Two TV ads for Currys PC World were banned for misleadingly implying that consumers were able to purchase a TV for half price when this was not the case.

  • Furosystems Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Internet (social networking)
    • 24 February 2021

    A website post, a YouTube video, an Instagram post and two Facebook posts for an electric scooter manufacturer were banned for misleadingly and irresponsibly suggesting electric scooters could be used on public roads or pavements in the UK.

  • Haven Power Ltd

    • Not upheld
    • Internet (website content)
    • 24 February 2021

    A website post by an electricity supplier did not make misleading environmental claims.

  • Hutchison 3G UK Ltd t/a 3

    • Upheld
    • Search (paid), Internet (on own site), Television
    • 24 February 2021

    A TV, website and paid-for search ad by Three Mobile were banned for not holding adequate substantiation to support the claim that they were the ‘best network for data.”

  • Telefonica UK Ltd t/a O2

    • Upheld
    • National newspaper (paid ad), Television
    • 24 February 2021

    A TV and newspaper ad for O2 which claimed it was the “UK’s No.1 Network” was found to be misleading because the comparisons it made with competitors were not clear.

Informally resolved (10)
  • British Gas Services Ltd

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1

  • DHF Property Ltd

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1

  • DSG Retail Ltd

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1

  • Feel Holdings Ltd

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1

  • Future Publishing Ltd

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1

  • Giomani Designs Ltd

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1

  • Hertz (UK) Ltd

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1

  • Laptop Outlet Ltd

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1

  • RB UK Commercial Ltd

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1

  • The Student Saviour

    • 24 February 2021
    • Number of complaints: 1