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  • AC Products Ltd t/a chimneyrodsdirect.co.uk

    • Not Upheld
    • Internet (OM 3rd party)
    • 01 November 2017

    An eBay product page marketing a “Cyclone Power Sweep Chimney DIY Kit Flexible Nylon Rods Full Kit sold by AC Products Ltd, seen in May 2017 stated "*****These Rods are Manufactured in Britain … Purchase from a small UK Chimney Sweeping Manufacturing company Support British jobs. We Thank you!***** …”.

  • Giomani Designs Ltd t/a Beds.co.uk

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Internet (sales promotion), Internet (search engine)
    • 01 November 2017

    A website for beds and mattresses retailer Beds.co.uk, seen in July 2017. The top left corner of the home page featured a Beds.co.uk logo and text “BIG SALE NOW ON”. A banner, which was also featured near the top of the home page, contained text that stated “THE BIG SALE IS NOW ON OUR BIGGEST EVER SUMMER SALE NOW UP...

  • B-LIFE Ltd t/a ADrop

    • Upheld
    • Magazine
    • 25 October 2017

    A magazine ad for ADrop, a water ioniser, seen in March 2017 under the heading “IONISED ALKALINE WATER-A NATURAL WAY TO IMPROVE YOUR CIRCULATION” included the text, “I was diagnosed with diabetes 18 years ago … I learnt that our bodies are more acidic than they should be … Drinking plenty of water is important to ke...

  • BoardwalkBuy

    • Upheld
    • Internet (social networking)
    • 25 October 2017

    A paid-for Facebook post for Boardwalk Buy, a shopping website, seen on 5 July 2017, advertised a pressure washer and featured text stating “High Pressure Power Washer - Transforms A Garden Hose Into A Pressure Washer”. The sponsored post included a video demonstrating the product removing grime and paint from vario...