You’ve heard of the REESE® Bite into the Cup promotion from NHL® and REESE®, right? Well now it’s time for the next promotion: REESE® For the Love of the Cup™! Beginning in March, this consumer promotion coincides with the buzz surrounding the the NHL® hockey season.
Your success with this promotion comes down to how you merchandise it in store, so be sure to locate the prepack in a high-traffic spot, and make use of any additional POS materials that will draw attention to the exciting prizes. Because, don’t forget, REESE® is the number one singles bar in English-speaking Canada¹, and 46% of NHL® fans often make unplanned purchases because of NHL® promotional offers². It’s the perfect match to help you build sales in store!
5 Things you should know about building sales with For the Love of the Cup:
- Entering is simple. Consumers can purchase specially-marked REESE® products and enter the PIN code at REESEloveofthecup.ca. If they find one of 500 printed Stanley Cup® Trophies on the REESE® cup, they have a chance to win the grand prize*.
- Money can’t buy prizes this exciting. Consumers have a chance at winning Ultimate NHL® Fan Prizing, and that means one of 500 Sweet NHL® prize packs and a shot at the grand prize – a Stanley Cup® Experience.
- REESE® continues to drive chocolate category growth. REESE® singles bars are growing at a rate of +12%3, and REESE® is the number-one brand in the king chocolate segment, outpacing the whole segment by +3.1%¹.
- There are 17+ million NHL® fans in Canada². The NHL® is Canada’s number-one sports property, and that means big opportunities for retailers who showcase this promotion successfully in store. In fact, NHL® fans prefer “Money Can’t Buy” NHL® experiences as prizes2, so this promotion will no doubt catch their attention and incent engagement.
- The promotion runs until June 30th. Retailers can order the prepack up until the stop-ship date of May 27, 2017, and the grand- prize winner will be drawn on July 8, 2017!