Ahead of the festive season, PepsiCo India and Bharti Airtel have joined hands to bring an innovative offer for the consumers. The partnership will be amplified via a robust 360-degree campaign spanning TV, digital, outdoor, and social media.
With every purchase of Pepsi, Mountain Dew, 7UP, Mirinda, Slice, and Tropicana PET bottles consumers will get Airtel Recharge coupons worth Rs 10 to Rs 20.
An Airtel Thanks App discount coupon code will be printed on the reverse side of the labels of PET bottle to provide consumers with an access to avail the offer.
Demand for connectivity and internet access continues to grow in India with consumers increasing their time spent online be it gaming, entertainment or content streaming. As per Airtel’s quarterly report ended June 30, mobile data consumption surged by 16.6% from a year ago, with consumption per mobile data consumer at 19.5 GB per month.
Concurrently, out-of-home beverage consumption has also witnessed a spike with consumers stepping out more frequently to celebrate moments of togetherness, resuming work and travel. As the mobility and movement increase, there has been an escalation in the demand for beverages.
In line with this, PepsiCo India and Airtel’s association is aimed at expanding the brand footprint while establishing a deeper connect with consumers through this value-for-money proposition.
George Kovoor, Senior Vice-President, Beverages, PepsiCo India, said, “Demand for digital connectivity continues to soar in India and is transforming the way consumers engage with the brand. At PepsiCo India, it is imperative for us to deepen our consumer connect by engaging with the consumers through platforms that are most relevant to them. With consumers now ready to step out and interact with the world around them, our festive partnership with Airtel is designed to complement their digital experience. We are delighted to team up with Airtel to provide a greater value to our consumers and enable them to stay connected with their loved ones while they enjoy their favourite beverages.”
Shashwat Sharma, Director of Marketing and Communications at Airtel, said, “This partnership with Pepsico will help the customers of Airtel and PepsiCo India enjoy great value from their association with these brands. The offer will unlock great value on Thanks app for the customers and allow them to experience a world of entertainment and social connections this festive season, on Airtel’s much awarded network.”
Airtel Prepaid consumers can redeem their 12-digit coupons on the Airtel Thanks app on a minimum recharge amount of Rs 99. The offer can be availed up to a maximum of two times on every unique mobile number using two different Airtel codes on the purchase of two independent product packs of their preferred beverages during the offer period.
The offer is valid till 28th February 2023.