Industry issues

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Industry issues

  1.    EU Consultation on consumer policy: WFA responses and key messages
    Self-regulationMarketing law

    EU Consultation on consumer policy: WFA responses and key messages

    This document outlines the key messages put forward by the WFA regarding the EU Commission's consultation on its “New…

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  2.    PAG Meeting Overview (September 2020, Brussels)
    Digital policyFood marketingMarketing to childrenMarketing law

    PAG Meeting Overview (September 2020, Brussels)

    Meeting overview, presentations and briefings from WFA’s Policy Action Group (PAG) meeting on 22 September 2020.

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  3.    Data Ethics Board meeting overview (September 2020)
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    Data Ethics Board meeting overview (September 2020)

    Overview of the Data Ethics Board meeting held on 21 September 2020.

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  4.    RAC Programme Meeting Overview (September 2020)
    Digital policyFood marketingMarketing to childrenGender & diversityMarketing law

    RAC Programme Meeting Overview (September 2020)

    Overview of the Responsible Advertising and Children (RAC) Programme meeting held remotely on 23 September 2020.

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  5.    WFA Global Privacy Map
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    WFA Global Privacy Map

    An overview of data protection & privacy regulation in key markets. Last updated: September…

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  6.    WFA Q&A session with Google on digital services taxes
    Digital policy

    WFA Q&A session with Google on digital services taxes

    Overview of WFA’s Q&A session with Google on their announcement to raise the price of advertising in the UK, Austria and…

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  7.    DGX meeting overview (September 2020)
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    DGX meeting overview (September 2020)

    Overview of the Digital Governance Exchange (DGX) meeting held remotely on 9 September, 2020.

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  8.    WFA responses to the EU public consultation on the EU Democracy Action Plan
    Digital policyMarketing law

    WFA responses to the EU public consultation on the EU Democracy Action Plan

    This document outlines responses to the European Commission’s public consultation on the EU Democracy Action Plan.

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  9.    Sustainability and procurement
    Gender & diversityMarketing procurement

    Sustainability and procurement

    Marketing procurement leaders can help their colleagues deliver on sustainability goals and boost their standing as strategic…

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  10.    ABA Manual for compliance with Brazil’s Data Protection Law
    Digital policyMarketing to childrenMarketing law

    ABA Manual for compliance with Brazil’s Data Protection Law

    Brazilian advertiser association ABA produces manual for compliance with the LGPD

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  11.    Food Marketing to Kids - Heatmap
    Food marketingMarketing to childrenMarketing law

    Food Marketing to Kids - Heatmap

    An overview of regulatory pressures across the world on food and non-alcoholic beverage marketing to children. Last update:…

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  12.    You can learn a lot from a dummy
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    You can learn a lot from a dummy

    It took over three decades for 90% of Americans to start buckling up, from only 14% in 1984. In the digital marketing world we don't…

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  1. IFBA M2K - Monthly Call

    Remote Belgium

    03 Nov 2020

    International Food and Beverage Alliance

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  2. With the ambition to revolutionise the practice and perception of their discipline, WFA’s Global Sourcing Board has been working on different hot marketing procurement topics over the past year and is now delighted to host a series of 60-minute live sessions where attendees can ask the questions of their choice.

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  3. Global trends, local perspectives

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  4. As global marketers and procurement experts are trying to navigate the rapidly changing production landscape, it is important for brands to consider what is happening in the creative industry that will affect the way we produce content on the short/mid/long term.

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