Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) rulings are published every Wednesday and set out on the public record how, following investigation, the advertising rules apply and where the ASA draw the line in judging whether an ad has broken the rules.
This week’s rulings have been published, and the following advertisers have been formally investigated.
Rulings for 01 September 2021
- Alpha Holidays Ltd – Upheld
Banned ad for falsely suggesting holidays could be cancelled without charge before specified dates.
- Bellatricks Ltd t/a Get The Gloss – Upheld
Banned promotion on Get the Gloss’ Instagram for not being fairly administered.
- Hughes TV And Audio Ltd – Upheld
Banned three ads for failing to correctly administer a promotion, and failing to advertise all routes to entry.
- International Footcare Ltd – Not upheld
The ASA did not uphold complaints that an ad for a shoe was sexist.
- Prettylittlething.com Ltd – Upheld
Banned promotion on Pretty Little Thing’s Instagram for not being fairly administered.
Previous rulings: 25 August 2021
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