Delhi Duty Free and Pernod Ricard Announce Winners of ‘Beetle in Chivas Bottle’ promotion

Mr. Rahul Kakkar from Gurgoan become the first winner ever to win Volkswagen “New Beetle” from the Delhi Duty Free

Online PR News – 20-December-2010 – – Delhi Duty Free Services Pvt. Ltd (DDFS), India’s largest duty free retail space at T3 at IGI airport in Delhi, in collaboration with Pernod Ricard today announced the winner of a Volkswagen Beetle, as part of the promotion, ‘Beetle in Chivas Bottle’. The promotion which commenced on September 01, 2010 enabled international travelers buying two bottles of Chivas Regal to participate in a contest and fill out a simple lucky draw coupon to stand a chance to win a Volkswagen Beetle.

An exciting and never-before-seen promotion at any duty free shop in India, this promotion was valid on purchase of Chivas Regal (Chivas Regal 12 Years Old, Chivas Regal 18 Years Old and Chivas Regal 25 Years Old) uptill November 15, 2010. The draw that happened at the Delhi Duty Free today saw Mr. Rahul Kakkar from Gurgaon winning the Beetle.

Said Mr. Nicholas Goddard Palmer, CEO, and Delhi Duty Free Services, “Indian Duty free is changing rapidly creating new avenues, offers and experiences for international travelers and business alike. We are extremely happy and proud to offer and run promotions that are setting new standards in duty free business in India. We would like to congratulate Mr. Rahul Kakkar for winning the Beetle. We would also like to thank Pernod Ricard for providing international travelers a unique promotion that will always be remembered”.

The draw took place on December 03, 2010 at the departures area of the T3 and the Beetle handing over ceremony took place on December 15, 2010 at the arrivals area of the T3 at IGI Airport, in presence of Ms. Yasmin Kapoor, Director, Indian Duty Free Services, Mr. Nicholas Goddard Palmer, CEO, Delhi Duty Free Services, Mr. Gaurav Sabharwal, Head-Travel Retail, Pernod Ricard and Mr. Steve De Souza, Head-Corporate Sale, Volkswagen India.

About DDFS
Delhi Duty Free Services Pvt. Ltd. (DDFS) is a joint venture company between DIAL (Delhi International Airport Limited), IDFS (Indian Duty Free Services) and ARI (Aer Rianta International). The company was awarded the concession to manage and operate the Duty Free Shops at Terminal 3, Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi. DDFS will be single largest duty free retail operator in India operating out of T3, the 6th largest single terminal building in terms of floor area. As India’s progressive economy continues to grow, DDFS sees an exciting opportunity within the airport retailing business ensuring Delhi Duty Free is established as one of the world’s prominent travel retail shopping experiences and destination.