consumer-complaints-council
Patanjali ads yet under ASCI scanner, 10 complaints against ads?blur=25

According to reports, Patanjali has alleged that some rival MNCs are involved behind the move

exchange4media Staff Aug 11, 2016 8:17 AM

ASCI upholds complaints against Amazon, Patanjali, Snapdeal & Kalyan Jewellers among others?blur=25

ASCI’s Consumer Complaints Council (CCC) upheld complaints against 90 out of 156 advertisements. Out of 90 advertisements against which complaints were upheld, 32 belonged to the Education category, 30 in the Healthcare & Personal Care category, followed by 10 in the Food & Beverages category and 18 advertisements from other categories

exchange4media Staff May 27, 2016 8:00 AM

Bharti Airtel, Idea and Patanjali  among 38 out of 70 advertisement complaints upheld by ASCI?blur=25

Out of 38 advertisements against which complaints were upheld, 19 belonged to the Healthcare category, followed by 5 in telecommunication and broadband category, 4 in Personal Care category and 10 advertisements from other categories.

exchange4media Staff Feb 1, 2016 8:22 AM

ASCI upholds complaints against 185 out of 230 advertisements in March?blur=25

Out of 185 advertisements against which complaints were upheld, 81 belonged to the Personal and Healthcare category, followed by 57 advertisements in the Education Category, with 47 advertisements in other categories

exchange4media Staff Jun 3, 2015 8:05 AM

ASCI upholds complaints against 68 out of 108 ads in March?blur=25

Advertisements in personal and healthcare sector categories again emerged as the categories which accounted for a majority of advertisements (44 out of 68) against which complaints were upheld

exchange4media Staff Jun 4, 2014 8:04 AM

ASCI reduces average complaint processing time to 12 days?blur=25

ASCI has taken effective action to reduce the complaint processing turnaround time from 45 days two years back to just 12 days on an average currently; gets over 90% compliance of its decisions

exchange4media Staff Mar 22, 2014 8:39 AM

Highest number of complaints against Health & Personal Care ads in Dec 2013?blur=25

In December 2013, ASCI's Consumer Complaints Council upheld complaints against 87 ads out of 108 ads, with Health & Personal Care category continuing to lead with the highest number of complaints received

exchange4media Staff Mar 20, 2014 9:51 AM

Health & personal care category continue to be under ASCI scanner?blur=25

ACSI's CCC found the claims of 44 advertisers in health & personal care product or service ads to be either misleading or false or not adequately substantiated and hence, violating ASCI's Code

exchange4media Staff Feb 4, 2014 11:03 AM

ASCI upheld complaints against 132 out of 169 ads in Oct 2013?blur=25

Education, health and personal care categories continued to lead with the highest number of complaints received

exchange4media Staff Jan 8, 2014 9:20 AM

Now, online ads come under ASCI scanner?blur=25

For the first time, ASCI has tracked & upheld complaints against four online ads, which include two HUL brands - Ponds BB Cream & Sun Silk Perfect Straight

exchange4media Staff Aug 24, 2013 9:32 AM

Havells, Bajaj Electricals modify ads post ASCI rap?blur=25

In addition to upholding complaints against Havells, Bajaj Electricals, some of the other brands under the ASCI radar are Emami, Dainik Bhaskar Group

exchange4media Staff Feb 6, 2013 7:43 PM

ASCI doubles number of misleading ads monitored?blur=25

Consumer Complaints Council upheld complaints against 16 ads in Oct 2012. There was a notable rise in education sector ad complaints being upheld

exchange4media Staff Dec 29, 2012 10:00 PM

No. of complaints received by ASCI go up in July?blur=25

Most of the complaints relate to the education, healthcare, FMCG and food sectors. The CCC has upheld complaints against 25 out of 38 ads

exchange4media Staff Oct 4, 2012 8:40 PM

ASCI’s CCC upholds complaints against 25 ads?blur=25

Dainik Bhaskar, Kwality Walls, Cadbury, Parachute, Videocon AC are some of the brands that have come under ASCI scanner in the month of June

exchange4media Staff Sep 7, 2012 7:32 PM

ASCI hits Brooke Bond, Tata Sky, Lokmat?blur=25

Complaints against ads by Brooke Bond Red Label Natural Care Tea, Tata Sky, Lokmat, Glenmorangie and Nikon have been upheld by ASCI

exchange4media Staff Jul 13, 2012 8:22 PM

Home shopping networks under ASCI scanner?blur=25

ASCI’s Consumer Complaints Council upheld complaints against 10 ads during Sept & Oct 2011, most of them being products of home shopping networks

exchange4media Staff Jan 10, 2012 7:52 AM

Flashed Yesterday: Speed up review & compliance processes in ad content, ASCI told?blur=25

The Government is reviewing consumer complaints on misleading ads and debating how to manage this issue. In this process, legal requirement as well as an inter-ministerial committee to look into the issue of misleading and false ads are also being considered.

exchange4media Staff Nov 18, 2011 7:57 AM

Speed up review & compliance processes in ad content, ASCI told?blur=25

The Government is reviewing consumer complaints on misleading ads and debating how to manage this issue. In this process, legal requirement as well as an inter-ministerial committee to look into the issue of misleading and false ads are also being considered.

exchange4media Staff Nov 17, 2011 3:27 PM

ASCI’s fast track complaints redressal process from Sept 1?blur=25

The Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) is introducing a new procedure to fast track redressal of complaints lodged by industry members. Effective September 1, 2011, the fast track procedure will seek to provide a speedy resolution to intra industry complaints.

exchange4media Staff Aug 30, 2011 8:43 AM

ASCI witnesses rise in complaints against education ads?blur=25

The recent introduction of ASCI’s guidelines for the education sector seems to have made an impact among the masses as the number of complaints against education institutions’ ads have gone up. Of the total 12 complaints upheld by ASCI in July and August, six were against ads of educational institutes and the rest were from FMCG, travel, realty and appliances companies.

exchange4media Mumbai Bureau Nov 24, 2010 7:00 AM