Abans uses Facebook for meaningful activities

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 00:01 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

  • To benefit customers and society
Abans, a household name in Sri Lanka intend to use their Facebook page for very noteworthy and meaningful purposes in addition to an excellent communication media with their loyal customers, and an effective way of engaging with their fans. Largely due to the popularity of the company and Abans being a household name, their Facebook page has reached 100,000 fans within a very short period. Competitions and quizzes on Facebook keep their fans logged on and provide an opportunity of giving back something in return for their loyalty. In the recent past, Abans have given away valuable prizes and gifts such as LG G-Pro Smartphones, LED TVs, Digital Cameras, Dinner Vouchers to five-star hotels and over Rs. 200,000 worth of gift vouchers. Abans have also offered lucrative job opportunities in their group of companies through their Facebook page, and have assisted loyal customers in finding solutions to their service issues. Needless to say, that Facebook has been a very effective means of communication with their large user base. Abans have exciting plans to continue the trend of conducting numerous games and quizzes during the coming months of this year, with seasonal games and competitions with surprise gifts and prizes for their fans throughout the year. Just to give a resume of Abans Facebook activities during the past two months; Abans conducted a Valentine’s Competition titled ‘You and Me’. Fans were asked to upload the picture of a couple to a special app and see who could get the highest number of likes. Three couples were chosen as winners and received five-star dinner vouchers to Kingsbury Hotel along with valuable gifts from Cannon and TheFaceShop. Abans also ran a ‘Big Match’ Competition asking fans to name the most popular school big match in Sri Lanka, which the Ananda-Nalanda big match emerged the favourite amongst fans. During the T20 World Cup in March/April, Abans conducted a quiz on Facebook where a question was asked every day before each match and two fans who answered correctly won LG T-shirts. There were 20 winners in the entire competition. During the matches where Sri Lanka played and semi finals Abans gave away 5000 mobile phone gift vouchers. For the finals, Abans gave 10,000 mobile phone vouchers and the winner was Buddhika Alagiyawanna. Abans also conducted an ‘April Fool’ competition on Facebook. Fans were asked to comment on a particular posting. The lucky winner Poornima Jayakodi received a prize of a mobile phone. If you are a FB fan please stay logged on to Abans Facebook page for exciting news of activities and competitions that Abans conduct regularly on Facebook.  If you are a new visitor, like us and you might be the lucky winner of the many valuable and attractive prizes on offer.