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Canadian Attitudes Toward Influencer Marketing
June 20 - What do Canadians think of influencer marketing? Find out with our 2023 research, conducted by Caddle Canada.

Ad Standards CEO Retires

May 3 - After 40 years in the advertising industry, today marks the retirement of our CEO, Jani Yates.  Read the media release.

Webinars: The New Food and Beverage Code

April 14 – Attend our two-part webinar series on the new Food and Beverage Code. Learn more and register for Part 1: An Introduction, on May 10 and Part 2: A How-to Guide, on May 31.

AdChoices Accountability Compliance Report

April 12 – Our 2022 AdChoices Accountability Program Compliance Report is out! Read the full report.

Trending Claims in Food Advertising

March 20 – Attend our upcoming free webinar on trending claims in food advertising, taking place on Wednesday, April 19 at 2 p.m. ET. This event is open to all advertising industry professionals.

Advertising Dispute Procedure Notes

January 4 - To clarify aspects of our Advertising Dispute Procedure, we have created a new resource page: Procedural Notes. Procedural Note 1 explains how to create an acceptable submission to launch a dispute between advertisers under the Canadian Code of Advertising Standards.

Preclearance Check Mark

We are excited to share our updated Preclearance Check Mark logo, newly re-designed to communicate in digital, video and print formats that an ad or information message has been vetted by our Clearance Services.

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