India emerges on the global football landscapes, Epson India harps on the branding opportunity by becoming the official printing & imaging partner of the Bengaluru FC (BFC), the leading football club in the country. Bengaluru FC is participating in the Indian Super league (ISL) 2017-18 for the first time. This will be Epson’s first association with a football club in India.
The agreement would witness Epson having a brand presence on the jersey sleeve of players of Bengaluru FC (BFC).
Epson would also supply Bengaluru FC with its printers and projectors to be used at the club and training facilities. The deal will see Epson align its brand with India’s top football club to raise its profile with a young audience which follows football in India.
“India is fast becoming a nation of football enthusiasts and we are excited to announce our association with Bengaluru FC. As a local team, BFC has won the hearts of many Bangaloreans as well as that of others across the country. We believe that BFC and Epson share a common commitment to continuous improvements in performance and innovation”, says Toshiyuki Kasai, President & CEO, Epson India. “Through this partnership, we aim to be an indispensable part of the community and to the lives of customers and fans. We look forward to being a part of their journey to greatness and wish the BFC team best of luck for their matches”, adds he.
Mandar Tamhane, Chief Technical Officer of Bengaluru FC (BFC), says, “We’re delighted to have Epson as one of our commercial partners with immediate effect and are looking forward to developing an exciting communications programme that helps us both achieve our business goals. Epson is an amazing and highly respected global brand, which perfectly complements our ideals and aspirations.”