toggle

AAPL Stock: 102.5 ( + 0.25 )

Printed from http://www.macnn.com

Apple, Coke launch promo in UK

updated 10:55 am EST, Tue November 21, 2006

Apple, Coke UK promo

Apple and Coca-Cola have joined forces in the UK for a new Coke + iTunes promotion, offering thousands of London Piccadilly Circus visitors the chance to win free songs from the iTunes Music Store. Between now and December 3rd, the Coca-Cola billboard at Piccadilly Circus will periodically flash a keyword; visitors need only text that keyword to 85100 from a UK-based mobile phone to enter. Every visitor who enters the promotion is guaranteed to receive at least one free song from iTunes, and earns the chance to win up to 1,000 free songs. Apple and Coke agreed in early August to jointly promote the European iTunes site, with Coke linking its website to Apple's iTunes while offering millions of free digital music downloads on its drinks in the UK and Germany.




by MacNN Staff

POST TOOLS:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

  1. jonbwfc1

    Joined: Dec 1969

    0

    Oh great.

    I live several hundred miles from Piccadilly circus. As does most of the population of the UK. So err... yeah, thanks for the publicity stunt, door's over there.

  1. krispie

    Joined: Dec 1969

    0

    Yeah, how mad is that?

    Putting it on an existing electronic billboard in the centre of the most populous and most visited place in the country, whose idea was that?

    (That's enough sarcasm - Ed)

  1. coldfusion1970

    Joined: Dec 1969

    0

    Winnnnnar

    Ohhhhhh, i know where i'm heading this weekend.

    If only i knew about it last Friday when i was in Leicester Square to watch Casino Royale ...

  1. willed

    Joined: Dec 1969

    0

    ...

    Anyone remember MyCokeMusic.com? They soon gave up on that one! The Apple steamroller continues...

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

MacNN Sponsor

Recent Reviews

Life n Soul BM211 Bluetooth speaker

Bluetooth speakers aren't only for listening to some music at the park or on a long bus ride, but can also be built with tablets in m ...

Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 2030 projector

With high-definition televisions now the standard, 4K televisions becoming the next big thing, and plasma TVs going the way of the din ...

Life n Soul 8 Driver Bluetooth headphones

When it comes to music on the go, consumers generally have some options to consider when looking for the best experience. While Blueto ...

toggle

Most Commented