Articles Tagged ‘Advertising Standards Canada’

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Cannabis producers outline their advertising proposal

If implemented, the proposed marketing regulations would be more strict than those for alcohol.

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Ad Standards rebrands, but its mission stays the same

Truth and accuracy are front and centre in a new campaign communicating its rebrand.

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Are Mad Men mad at women?

Sex can sell, but does it have to? Industry folk from agency and client-side talk sexism in ads.

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Jani Yates takes over at Advertising Standards Canada

The former ICA president will lead the independent industry body.

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Online ads deemed less trustworthy than traditional

But when it comes to trust, the brand matters more than the media type, according to a new report.

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Up to the Minute: New board at the Advertising Standards Council

Plus: Cummins acquires a social agency and a slate of new PR wins.

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What makes consumers cry foul?

Ads making inaccurate claims received the most complaints last year, according to ASC’s annual report.

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What makes for an unacceptable ad?

A perception that you’re misleading or unrealistically portraying your product or service, to start. Check out which categories are most and least trusted when it comes to advertising.