The Cricket Raffle Draw has called in entries from customers who purchase Huawei GR3 2017, GR5 2017 or GR5 2017 Premium smartphones between the promo periods scheduled from 17th July to 09th September, 2017.
Customers should have purchased their smartphone from an authorized dealer and possess a valid warranty card along with their purchase. To enter the promo draw, the applicant needs to capture a picture of the warranty card and send it through either Viber or Whatsapp along with the smartphones IMEI number to 0772999001.
The winners will be selected randomly on a weekly basis and their names announced on Huawei’s Facebook page as well as through a phone call from Huawei. They will then be informed of their nearest Experience Store or Service Centre where the winner can then visit the location and collect their prize.
Over 360 applicants are set to become winners of amazing prizes courtesy of Huawei and Sri Lanka Cricket. The final prizes will include gifts such as Sri Lanka Cricket fan t-shirts, India Vs Sri lanka ODI and T20 Match tickets, Huawei GR3 2017 and GR5 2017 Premium smartphones and cricket bats signed by Sri Lankan Cricketers themselves. Furthermore consumers who purchase Huawei's best-selling mid-level range smartphones GR5 2017 and GR3 2017 will be able to enjoy a free backpack, whilst every GR5 2017 Premium customer will receive a Huawei power bank with every purchase.
Not only that but a digital campaign will also pave way for participants to engage through cricket based activities such as ‘Guess The Cricketer’, Jigsaw puzzles and Cricket Trivia competitions. Between the periods of 20th July to 05th September, a Road Show spanning 20 key cities will allow members from the general public to receive a taste of what’s in store whilst giving them a chance to participate in games and other engaging activities on the go and win Huawei branded gifts.
Commenting on the initiative taken for this exciting promotion, Huawei Device Sri Lanka Country Head, Henry Liu said, "Huawei as a leading global brand is delighted to have partnered with Sri Lanka Cricket marking a great innings together. This partnership allow an opportunity for brand ambassadors as well as our valuable customers to experience a moment of winning with their beloved sport. A promotion such as this would encourage the general public to come forward to not only receive the chance to own and experience a Huawei product but also win amazing gifts as well. Therefore, we would love to invite all those smartphone and sport enthusiasts out there to make use of this platform and get to have fun doing so at the same time.”
Huawei had managed to successfully enter the Sri Lankan smarphone market due to their successful retail partnership with Sri Lanka’s leading consumer durable retailer and authorized distributors, Singer Sri Lanka. Island-wide authorized dealers will ensure the availability of Huawei products in every part of the country, making it accessible for every Sri Lankan smartphone enthusiast.
Huawei has been ranked 47th among the World’s Top 100 Most Valuable Brands in 2016 in accordance with Brand Finance. Huawei had also been recorded to have achieved the No. 72 status on Interbrand’s Best Global Brands list. In Sri Lanka, Huawei ranks as a leading smartphone brand with a market share of over 30% according to GfK reports.