Global News

Below are recent news items from WFA's network of advertiser associations and the wider advertising industry. Stay informed by signing up to our monthly global newsletter.
28/02/2012

Topics for National Associations Council meeting announced

WFA has announced the themes for the upcoming Council meeting in New York on Friday 16th March.
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23/02/2012

US unveils privacy “Bill of Rights”, endorses industry “Do Not Track” framework

On Thursday 23 February, the White House unveiled an administration White Paper outlining a blueprint for privacy regulation, including a "Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights"%u2014a set of principles intended to guide how businesses handle consumers' personal information%u2014and steps to incorporate those principles into federal regulations.
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01/02/2012

Gruma joins the World Federation of Advertisers

Gruma, one of Mexico's largest food manufacturers and worldwide leader in corn flour and tortilla production has today announced that it is joining the World Federation of Advertisers.
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30/01/2012

WFA to host Project Reconnect panel during Global Marketer Week 2012

Project Reconnect was launched April 2010 with a view to bringing marketers and consumers closer together.
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27/01/2012

Four tips for sourcing promotional merchandising

WFA research has identified four tips that help advertisers procure promotional merchandising material more effectively and efficiently.
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26/01/2012

Uruguayans appoint new President

Diego Chapuis has been appointed the new President of the Uruguay Advertisers Association (CAU) for the next two years.
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26/01/2012

Norwegians appoint new CEO

Jan Morten Drange has been announced the new CEO of the Norwegian Advertisers Association (ANFO).
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26/01/2012

Philippines announce new President

Margot Torres, has been appointed as the new President of the Philippines Association of National Advertisers (PANA) for 2012.
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