Walton announces New Year offer
Walton, a popular brand of R.B. Group of Companies Ltd, country’s leading electrical, electronics and automobile manufacturing and marketing company, has announced a two-month long mega sales festival to gear up the sales of its products.
The mega sales festival titled ‘Walton in Every House Festival 2012 will begin today (Sunday), the first day of the New Year and will continue till February 29..
R.B. Group held a press conference to announce this at Hotel Ruposhi Bangla in the city on Sunday.
Emdadul Haque Sarkar, marketing director of RB Group, Humayon Kabir, director, public relations and media, SM Zahid Hasan, management adviser, Udoy Hakim, senior deputy director (creative and publication), and Enayet Ferdous, media adviser were present at the press conference.
The press conference was informed that on the occasion of the festival the company will give special gift items worth about Tk one crore after every purchase of Walton brand product.
Udoy Hakim read out a written statement at the conference. According to the statement, customers will get a scratch card or gift card in every purchase of Walton brand product and rubbing the cards they will win certain gifts including motorcycle, LCD and LED television, colour television, refrigerators, air-conditioner, DVD player, mobile set, STM net and LED lamp.
Customers who will purchase Walton brand motorcycle will get two gift card in one purchase and those who will buy LCD, LED television, colour television, refrigerators and microwave oven will get one card in every purchase, Udoy Hakim informed the conference.
Replying to a query, Emdadul Haque Sarkar said Walton has introduced a new dimension in the electronics industry. He said that Walton played the biggest role in the industry with 44 per cent investment of the Tk 4500 crore electronics industry.
Production at the third refrigerator factory is going into operation soon and planning of setting up fourth factory is in final stage, Emdadul Haque Sarkar informed.
Humayon Kabir said that the company is planning to increase its refrigerator production capacity mentioning that all refrigerators supplied in the market were sold four days before Eid-ul-Azha, which shows demand for the product in local market rose beyond speculation.
At present the company is manufacturing 10 lakh unit of refrigerators a year. In 2012 the company will manufacture 14 lakh unit of refrigerators, Udoy Hakim said.
Enayet Ferdous said customers will also be able to purchase Walton brand products at cheap rate during the festival. Walton brand products have created huge enthusiasm among the customers as the products are being manufactured locally at its own factory at Chandra in Gazipur considering the demand of local customers, he said.
The offer will be available at Walton pavilion at the Dhaka International Trade Fair 2012, which begins today (Sunday) and every showroom of the brand across the country.