MAM

Motorola ad misleading: UK?s ad body

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2018/02/14/Motorola.jpg?itok=rEXcmC4D

MUMBAI: The UK?s Advertising Standards Agency has banned the television ad for Motorola?s Atrix, which stated that the gadget was "the world?s most powerful smartphone".

The ASA received two complaints from fans of Samsung?s Galaxy smartphone range arguing that the Samsung Galaxy S II i9100 had a more powerful processor and, hence, Motorola?s claim to be the fastest is misleading.

Motorola attempted to defend its position by telling the ASA that the ad meant the Atrix was the most powerful when you included the "Dual Core processor, 1GB RAM, webtop and ecosystem, Flash 10 Player, qHD display and a 20 per cent more powerful smartphone battery than all known current competitors on a world scale and a biometric reader".

But the ASA said that consumers would understand the TV ad to mean that the phone by itself was the world?s most powerful smartphone. It "considered viewers would understand the claim ?The world?s most powerful smartphone?, along with a close-up of the phone, to mean the phone, in isolation, was the most powerful smartphone".

It judged the ad had breached Broadcast Committee of Advertising Practice (BCAP) rules on ?exaggeration, misleading advertisement, substantiation and comparisons? and banned Motorola from making the claim again.

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/18/avon_0.jpg?itok=WY30-Y5m
Avon partners Bajaj Electricals Pinkathon 2018

Extending its support to the cause of breast cancer awareness, women’s beauty brand Avon has tied up with Bajaj Electricals Pinkathon 2018 - presented by Colors. The women-only marathon aims to highlight the same issue.

MAM Marketing Brands
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/18/SIHASN---Campaign.jpg?itok=KHy-yzVc
Sihasn launches 'We CARRY our culture in our own way' campaign

Luxury premium furniture brand Sihasn has launched its latest campaign “We carry our culture in our own way”. Through this campaign, Sihasan aims to showcase and promote Indian culture.

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/18/havas.jpg?itok=g7Hz02ok
Havas Gurgaon appoints Manas Lahiri as GM

Havas Group India has announced the appointment of Manas Lahiri as general manager of Havas Gurgaon.

MAM Media and Advertising People
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/18/Zee_Business.jpg?itok=xM4XE9l-
Zee Business Strengthens Programming, launches campaign to take CNBC Awaaz head on

Emerged as a reigning player in the business news genre, ZEE Business has shown remarkable growth in recent times. The avg market share of the channel grew from an avg of 23% in Q4 17-18 to over 35% in Q3 18-19. The channel has been extremely aggressive in relooking at its programming as well as...

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/17/ciubeswire.jpg?itok=-2ZLnf6z
iCubesWire bags digital mandate for Singer India

iCubesWire has bagged the digital mandate of Singer India Ltd, one of the leading manufacturers and sellers of sewing machines and home appliances.

MAM Media and Advertising Account
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/17/zapr.jpg?itok=cJvu1Ql7
Star India invests into Zapr Media Labs

According to a report by Brand Equity, media company Star India has made investment of Rs 55 crore in media-tech start-up Zapr Media Labs.

MAM Marketing MAM
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/17/dentsu.jpg?itok=bBFd0S7K
Dentsu Webchutney with UN Women launch #DrawALine campaign

Dentsu Webchutney, the digital agency from Dentsu Aegis Network, has announced its partnership with UN Women with its new campaign #DrawALine.

MAM Media and Advertising Digital Agencies
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/17/langoor.jpg?itok=QSlIz1J-
Langoor partners The Younion

Langoor, a full-service digital-first agency, and marketing company The Younion have announced a strategic partnership to help blue chip brands consolidate and strengthen their positions in India.

MAM Media and Advertising Digital Agencies
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/12/17/matrimponey.jpg?itok=q4xtgrxx
BharatMatrimony launches 'Find Your Equal' campaign

Matrimony Service, BharatMatrimony, has launched a new TV commercial “Find Your Equal”, starring MS Dhoni.

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories