Useful links

Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013

The Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 set out the legal obligations of direct and home shopping advertisers.

The Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP Code)
The CAP Code sets out the 'rules' that advertisers are expected to adhere to when presenting marketing communications to consumers.

The Direct Marketing Association
The DMA represents the interests of the direct marketing industry in the UK.  The organisation has over 1000 members including advertisers and agencies.

Newsworks is the marketing body for national newspapers, helping agencies and advertisers get the most out of newsbrands. Newsworks provides advice on newsbrands in a multi-platform environment and in multi-media schedules. This includes newsbrand research, consumer insight and a showcase for innovation and creativity.

Direct Commerce Association

DCA is a not-for-profit trade body established in 2004 with the specific aim of supporting businesses in all areas of the multi-channel retail community.

The DCA is currently offering all SHOPS members who are not in DCA membership a special rate for attending its events. Click on the logo below for details.