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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Foster breastfeeding while promoting formula advertising code

    Posted Feb 12th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... manufacturers of baby milk formula have cited economic freedom in their resistance to some aspects of a voluntary advertising code. These include prominent health warnings, such as the need to use very ... the second warning doesn't apply to all formula milk. Moves to adopt a code gathered momentum after several Japanese brands were found to lack essential nutrients. It is important ...

  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ADVERTISING

    Milk ad control plan a formula for disagreement

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by TARA JENKINS AND KAREN PITTAR

    ... to establish laws on marketing practices, labelling and quality standards for baby milk. But the issue has formula manufacturers up in arms, because a blanket ban on advertising all formula removes ... their choices, and that banning advertisements and the release of information about milk formula for children under the age of three will not help to raise the breastfeeding rate. Their studies found ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Limits urged on baby formula adverts

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... Jolie Ho jolie.ho@scmp.com Advocates urge limits on formula adverts Excessive advertising of infant milk formulas could be curbed if breastfeeding associations can persuade the government to legislate an advertising code. Parents and breastfeeding advocates are upset by what they see as brainwashing over the benefits of formula. Advertisements for milk formula "are sent to me via ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Controls on formula ads long overdue

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Association, aka the manufacturers of formula milk, in the S outh China Morning Post, on November 23. Finally the Hong Kong government is proposing steps to restrict their completely inappropriate ... the Hong Kong Code of Marketing and Quality of Formula Milk and Related Products, and Food Products for Infants & Young Children, does from their advert. They state ...

  5. Celebrities face restrictions on endorsements

    Posted Dec 12th 2009, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ..., the administration also banned an advert yesterday for formula milk that claimed to 'replace breast milk', and those for prescribed medicines and drugs that claimed to cure cancer or improve sexual ... Verna Yu A new regulation banning celebrities from endorsing what the mainland government considers problematic radio and television advertisements will come into force next month. From ...

  6. Milking the market

    Posted Aug 16th 2005, 12:00am by Sonia Kolesnikov

    ... Advertisers have been having fun lately, filling the roofs of buses with giant fibreglass cow heads coiffed with a bunch of bananas, to advertise a flavoured milk brand. They do bring a little cheer ... ho' spirit to our little equatorial island. This cow campaign comes right on the hooves of another one by Moove.Media, the advertising arm of ComfortDelGro Group (the 'world's ...

  7. Business - Companies - MEDIA

    Ad campaigns remained healthy in April

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com Cosmetics firms give ad market healthy glow Hong Kong's advertising market posted a 12 per cent year-on-year gain in April despite reduced spending by some key industries. Media-monitoring firm admanGo yesterday said in a report that advertising expenditure last month advanced to HK$3.37 billion from HK$3 billion a year earlier, even ...

  8. Magazines - Money - SPONSORSHIP IN SPORT

    Show me the money

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... to compete in the Formula Pilota series in China, one of the lower rungs of an emerging Asia-based "staircase of talent". Part of the Twitter generation, Wells has used social media in his ...

  9. Flat buyers still have to beware

    Posted May 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... information in sales brochures, using complicated formulas to calculate sizes and employing underhanded tactics to boost prices. The legislation before lawmakers, which covers show flats, advertising ... The abbreviation GFA signals buyer beware in the city's housing market. The use of gross floor area in advertising and marketing by developers and agents can inflate the quoted size ...

  10. Mainland advert market bucks global trend with 13.5pc growth

    Posted Jan 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Yili ramped up their marketing efforts a year after the melamine milk scandal, increasing their advertising spending by 77 per cent and 99 per cent, respectively. Television continues ... Isabella Steger The mainland advertising market grew 13.5 per cent last year, thanks to robust domestic demand in sharp contrast to the battering suffered by the media industry around ...




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