Appliances

Does your company sell appliances?  Learn about the Energy Labeling Rule, light bulb labels, and other rules that apply to marketers and manufacturers of appliances.

.com Disclosures: How to Make Effective Disclosures in Digital Advertising [PDF]

Whether advertising in print, on radio or TV, or on the Internet, it’s important to disclose the details of the deal up front. This publication offers practical tips on how to make effective disclosures online.

Advertising FAQ's: A Guide for Small Business

Focusing on federal truth-in-advertising standards, this A-to-Z primer is an essential resource for businesses of any size.

Business Guide to the FTC's Mail or Telephone Order Merchandise Rule [PDF]

Do you sell products by mail, by phone, or online? This publication discusses what the FTC's Mail Order Rule covers, offers how-to compliance advice, answers common questions, explains where to go for more information – and includes a copy of the Rule.

Businessperson's Guide to Federal Warranty Law

Do your product warranties comply with law? This guide explains the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act, the federal law governing warranties on consumer products.

EnergyGuide Labeling: FAQs for Appliance Manufacturers

FAQs to help manufacturers comply with the Appliance Labeling Rule

Environmental Claims: Summary of the Green Guides [PDF]

If your company makes environmental claims in your ads or on your products, you'll want to know about the FTC's Green Guides. This summary of the Guides introduces how truth-in-advertising principles apply to green marketing and highlights terms often used in environmental ads.

New Rules on Electronic Payments Lower Costs for Retailers [PDF] [En español]

If your business accepts payment by credit or debit card, new rules on electronic payments may help you lower your costs.

The FTC “Lighting Facts” Label: Questions and Answers for Manufacturers

FAQs to help manufacturers comply with the Appliance Labeling Rule. Includes the Lighting Facts label, with consumer information for choosing the most energy-efficient bulb for their needs.