Retail, Food and Hospitality Regulatory Update 30 November 2014

We have used a traffic light system to sort the week’s regulatory developments in order of importance: Important updates, Developments to watch and For your information, so you don’t have to.

ASA case upheld for failure to include offer end date:

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) have upheld a complaint regarding a national newspaper advert from Morrison’s highlighting a 3 bottles for £10 offer on wine. Lack of evidence of adequate stock to ensure availability, coupled with a lack of a published end date for the promotion led to the ruling.

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Hilary Ross

Executive Partner (London) - Head of Retail, Food & Hospitality

Recognised by The Lawyer as one of the UK’s Top 100 lawyers, I advise clients on compliance and challenges across the EU in relation to products, systems and safety.