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August 14, 2020

Discretionary food & drinks ad ban for children on Google & YouTube – UK and EU

(2 min. read) – In an unusual move, Google and YouTube have announced they will ban discretionary food & drinks advertising to users under 18.
August 12, 2020

Mi3 – Follow the money: Marketers must finally step up on digital ad supply chain

Nestle’s head of eStrategy, Marketing and Brand, Martin Brown, says 50% of advertiser digital budgets going to working media is “not good enough” – 70% should […]
August 5, 2020

New research – Oz advertising spend intention for the second half of 2020

(2 min. read) – Half of Aussie Marketers waiting for better times before committing budget and shift to online set to accelerate.
August 4, 2020

Mi3: How Apple’s iOS tracking cull hits data governance

Appocalypse now: How Apple’s iOS tracking cull hits data governance, tech stacks, targeting and the $200bn mobile ad market.
July 30, 2020

UK announces watershed ban on HFSS ads and BOGO deals

On Monday the UK government released its strategy to lower obesity rates in the country. The strategy includes a ban on TV and online adverts for […]
July 30, 2020

Progress on the removal of hate speech

The GARM which consists of the world’s biggest advertising companies — including a few Big Tech companies — has agreed to evaluate some issues collectively, including […]
July 30, 2020

GroupM’s Brian Wieser says media spend set to rebound in 2021

From media and communications, experience and ecommerce, evolving digital behaviours, media consumption,  and the rapid adoption of innovation and technology – there are opportunities for brands and […]
July 30, 2020

AdWatch July 2020

In this edition of Adwatch we look at two recent complaints considered by the Community Panel, highlighting concerns raised about the use of environmental claims in […]
July 29, 2020

Marketers hold the power

(2 min. read) – Marketers back in Power! No other function is better positioned to understand the customer in this changed world.