Fifth edition of the Portman Group’s Codes of Practice for the naming, packaging and promotion of alcoholic drinks. It also provides a procedural framework for influencing, regulating and controlling industry practice.
Sponsor: Portman Group Date: 4 March 2019 Implementation: Europe
Responsible Commercial Communications Guidelines that ensures that commercial communications for beer do not lead to excessive or irresponsible consumption, and is directed only at those above the legal drinking age.
Sponsor: The Brewers of Europe (CMBC) Implementation: Europe
Cerveceros de España’s codes of practice for the marketing of beer to promote its responsible consumption and tackle the harmful use of alcohol (e.g. drunk driving, underage drinking).
Sponsors: Cerveceros de España, Confederación de Consumidores y Usuarios (CECU), Unión de Consumidores de España (UCE), and Asociación para la Autorregulación de la Comunicación Comercial (AUTOCONTROL)
VBF’s codes of practice that extol the importance of alcoholic products not being presented, designed or marketed so as to specifically appeal to minors or promote irresponsible consumption of alcohol.
Sponsors: Ethical Rules for Association of Norwegian Wine and Spirit Suppliers (VBF) Date: 2006 Implementation: Europe