KFC-Pepsi partnership takes SL cricket frenzy to fever pitch

Wednesday, 11 March 2015 00:00 -     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

M.R.M. Ifharm of the KFC branch in Union Place won a chance to watch the first semifinal of the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup with complimentary air travel and star-class accommodation     KFC Sri Lanka and Pepsi, the official global partner of the ICC Cricket World Cup, are drumming up the tempo and turning up the World Cup heat with their ongoing promotion, which has already picked one lucky winner to travel to the ICC World Cup semi-finals in New Zealand. The promotion gives all KFC lovers a chance to win instant prizes as well. KFC lovers simply have to dig into the delicious KFC Pepsi Combo Meal comprising two pieces of Hot and Crispy Chicken and six pieces of Hot Drumlets with two refreshing Pepsis. Cargills (Ceylon) Plc Group Manager-Marketing, Maljini Jayasekera said: “KFC lovers can also win some stunning ICC Cricket World Cup merchandise from Pepsi, including branded fan T-shirts and caps. The Grand Winner, M.R.M. Ifharm of KFC Union place, will be watching the first semi-final in New Zealand with accommodation and tickets provided by KFC and Pepsi.” Jayasekera added: “KFC is delighted to be the exclusive partner of Pepsi, the official global partner of the World Cup. Together, we have made this wonderful promotion a possibility for our customers. This is a match-winning partnership of great tasting freshly prepared KFC chicken with the always refreshing and vibrant Pepsi. Both international brands are ready to give Sri Lankan Cricket fans a truly international cricket experience.” The KFC-Pepsi joint promotion continues until 31 March with fans able to win Pepsi cricket merchandise with the KFC Pepsi combo meal.