Latest rulings

  • Hendy Group Ltd

    • Not Upheld
    • Internet (sales promotion)
    • 29 November 2017

    A prize draw run by the car dealership, Hendy, seen in August 2017 on their Facebook page, included text which stated “We’re giving one lucky individual the chance to win an All-New Ford Fiesta in our #BIGFiestaGiveaway!...Find out more…T&Cs apply”. The terms of the competition on their website included text whi...

  • Complete PT Solutions Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (sales promotion)
    • 22 November 2017

    A post on the Facebook page for Complete PT Solutions, a personal training service company, dated 14 July 2017, stated “ [warning emoji] EDIT! Last entry will be 7pm tonight (21/07/17) we will then choose the winner, live, at 8pm! [warning emoji]. [exclamation mark emoji] DON’T MISS OUT [exclamation mark emoji]. WIN...

  • Pioneer Bathrooms Ltd t/a HeatandPlumb.com

    • Upheld
    • Internet (sales promotion)
    • 22 November 2017

    A website for Pioneer Bathrooms, www.heatandplumb.com, seen on 2 August 2017, featured a banner which stated “USE CODE 5OFF5- SPEND £500 - GET 5% OFF WHEN YOU SPEND £500 on selected items”. A timer was shown which counted down the days, hours, minutes and seconds until the offer ended.

  • Contemporary Oak Furniture Ltd t/a Oak Furniture Solutions

    • Upheld
    • Internet (sales promotion)
    • 01 November 2017

    A website for furniture retailer Oak Furniture Solutions, www.oakfurnituresolutions.co.uk, seen on 16 May 2017. A green banner was featured near the top of each page and contained text that stated “10% EXTRA OFF ADDED IN BASKET - 3 DAY SALE*”, accompanied by a countdown clock. The web page which promoted the ‘Oslo W...