The Week: Advertising News - Junk ads 'fell' before rules

Advertising junk food to children fell significantly between 2003 and 2006, according to a report by the Advertising Association's Food Advertising Unit.

Even before the rules on advertising food high in fat, sugar and salt to under-16s came into force, the number of ads for food and drink watched by four- to nine-year-olds declined by almost one-third, the report said.

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1 Job description: Digital marketing executive

Digital marketing executives oversee the online marketing strategy for their organisation. They plan and execute digital (including email) marketing campaigns and design, maintain and supply content for the organisation's website(s).