Advertising campaigns: what you don’t see

The advertising and media industry, like many, have taken a hit from the Covid-19 pandemic. But, unlike a host of others, it’s been fragile for a number of years. Global advertising spend is forecasted to fall by 9.1% by 2021. Advertising agencies are faced with shorter consumer attention spans, plummeting […]

Federal appeals court strikes down SEPTA’s ban on political advertising, saying it has been arbitrarily applied

A federal appellate court on Monday struck down SEPTA’s ban on advertising it deems to be political or involving matters of public debate, finding the agency has inconsistently applied it and violated the free speech rights of rejected advertisers. © MONICA HERNDON/The Philadelphia Inquirer/TNS A SEPTA bus passing through Rittenhouse […]

Lime-A-Rita does not have tequila, lawsuit states

Anheuser Busch A new class-action lawsuit says Anheuser-Busch is misleading consumers with the labeling of some of its alcoholic product. The company’s Lime-A-Rita margarita drink does not have tequila, the sangria and rosé Spritz drinks are not made with wine, and the Mojito Fizz Spritz beverages do not have rum, […]