Calvin Klein ad cleared of indecency
- ASA lambasts Calvin Klein over 'sexually suggestive' ad. // Marketing Week;8/22/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 34, p11
Reports on the decision of Great Britain's Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) to uphold a complaint against a sexually suggestive poster advertisement for Calvin Klein Cosmetics, a subsidiary of Unilever Cosmetics International. Complainants; Comments of ASA on the advertisement; ASA ruling...
- Calvin Klein nude Moss ad banned in U.K. Fallon, James // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/10/1994, Vol. 168 Issue 94, p2
Reports on Great Britain's Advertising Standards Authority's request for the Calvin Klein Cosmetics to withdraw its Obsession for Men perfume advertisement featuring a naked model Kate Moss. Publication of the ad in `You,' a Mail on Sunday supplement; Consumers' objection on the pose and...
- ASA to look into Honda ad complaints. // Marketing Week;9/4/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 36, p8
Reports on the investigation of the Advertising Standards Authority on the Honda poster campaign in Great Britain. Result of the customer complaints; Encouragement of speeding; Promotion of a braking system.
- ASA stays cool over Mars' knickers. // Campaign (UK);09/24/99, Issue 38, p29
Reports on the British Advertising Standards Authority's reaction to complaints over a poster by Mars for its Starburst sweets product showing a woman tennis player's knickers.
- INVASION OF THE DIGI-ADS. Brunton, Michael // Time International (South Pacific Edition);10/3/2005, Issue 39, p10
The article presents information about the digital outdoor advertising market of Great Britain. On the platform at Netting Hill Gate underground station, a poster for American singer Jack Johnson doesn't just promote his latest album, "In Between Dreams," but also plays three of the tracks. Last...
- 'Overtly sexual' Playboy ad banned. O'Reilly, Lara // Marketing Week (Online Edition);11/7/2012, p14
The article reports that an outdoor advertisement (ad) for the Playboy television (TV) phone-in channel has been banned by the British Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), saying it was likely to cause "serious and widespread offense." ASA said the ad featuring several scantily clad women was...
- Five in clear over 'Nothing good out of America' ad. // Marketing Week;12/7/2006, Vol. 29 Issue 49, p7
The article reports that the British Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has cleared Broadcaster Five's Nothing Good Evern Came Out of America campaign. The ASA had received 99 complaints that the posters were offensive and racist against the Americans and could incite violence. Meanwhile, ASA...
- BBC, fashion and beer on ASA hit list. // Marketing Week;3/11/2004, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p10
Reports that the Great Britain Advertising Standards Authority has asked British Broadcasting Corp. to take down two posters promoting its digital television services as new. Reason behind the agency's complaint that the campaign was misleading.
- ASA snubs complaints about Easy Jet advert. // Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;8/4/2003, Issue 1679, p6
Great Britain's Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has thrown out protests about tour operator Easyjet's PLC's advertisement poster, which featured bikini-clad breasts. Despite 186 complaints from the public, the ASA said the advertisements were "light-hearted and humorous".