Toiletry gift packs

Dove, Lynx, Sure Sport, Lux and Impulse form the main strands of Unilever's toiletries Christmas gift packs. Gifts include collections of miniature toiletries, washbags and stocking fillers, with prices ranging from £2.49 to £12.49.

Actimel ad banned

A TV advert for Danone's Actimel probiotic drink that showed a child licking the window of a bus has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority. The ad falsely implied that drinking Actimel could help prevent children from catching bacterial infections, it said.

Brands join appeal

Several food and drink brands have aligned themselves with the Poppy Appeal. With the iconic flower adorning brands, participating companies are making donations from products sold. Some of the brands taking part include Highland Spring, Liberation Ale from Thwaites Brewery and Dickinson & Morris.