Latest rulings

  • United Carpets (Franchisor) Ltd t/a United Carpets

    • Upheld in part
    • Point of sale
    • 03 January 2018

    Three sales promotion price labels, seen in store in June 2017, for carpet retailer United Carpets:

    a. The label for the “Superior Soft” range featured text that stated “Buy one metre get one metre free”. Further text stated “Only £33.46 m²”. Large text below this stated “That’s equivalent to only £16.73 m²”. ...

  • Cleano Ltd t/a bestendoftenancycleaning.co.uk

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 20 December 2017

    The website bestendoftenancycleaning.co.uk, seen on 17 July 2017, contained various positive statements about the company and its services. A section headed "Our Testimonials" showed the Trustpilot Five Star and Google Reviews logos.

  • Logicor (CH) Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 20 December 2017

    Advertising for Logicor:

    a. A website, www.logicor.co.uk, for a research and development company, seen on 21 April 2017, included a product page for the Clear Heater System which contained the claims “We expect you to save at least 50% on your heating energy bills and in some cases up to 85% or more,...

  • Steinhoff UK Retail Ltd t/a Harveys Furniture

    • Upheld
    • Internet (sales promotion)
    • 20 December 2017

    A website for Harveys Furniture, www.harveysfurniture.co.uk, seen on 28 July, promoted a "Toulouse Large Sideboard". Text next to a picture of the sideboard stated "Was £499 - Now £399 - Save £100". Small text beneath the picture of the ad said the previous price applied from 14/06/17 to 20/06/17...