A ban will come into effect near the end of 2022

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The U.K. advertising industry is at odds with the government over the banning of fatty food messaging in TV and online ads.
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By Stephen Lepitak

45 mins ago

As the U.K. government confirms its intent to ban advertising around products that are high in fat, salt and sugar (HFSS), the advertising industry voices its disagreement with the rationale behind the decision.