Connect Playfully with Oreo

Actors Ranbir Kapoor and Karthi introduced as brand ambassadors for Oreo in India






Mumbai, December 3, 2013: Cadbury India, a part of MondelÄ“z International, today announced Ranbir Kapoor and Karthi as brand ambassadors for Oreo in India. An important milestone in the brand’s journey, itaims to take the family togetherness platform to the next level. The two brand ambassadors will be introduced through a delightful new campaign — ‘Connect Playfully’, based on the unique relationship shared by siblings. 

Chella Pandyan, Associate Vice President — Biscuits, India & South Asia at MondelÄ“zInternational,said, “We have had a successful journey since the launch in 2011. The consumer response to our whole mix so far has been great and we have been able to develop strong brand equity. It is our continuing endeavor to extend appealof Oreoand this new campaign is a key step in that direction.”

He furtherstated, “Ranbir and Karthi have universal appeal and personalities that perfectly fit the lighthearted personality of the brand. We believe that with both of them on board it is going be a fun ride takingOreo’s appeal to the next level.”

‘Connect Playfully’ being the central theme, this new campaigncaptures the camaraderie and innocent mischief that underlines the relationship shared by siblings. The TVC has slice-of-life moments showcasing the spirit of competitiveness, childish rivalry and genuine love between a brother and sister.

Speaking about the announcement, brand ambassador and Bollywood superstar Ranbir Kapoor said, “I am excited to be part of the Oreo family. I have been an Oreo fan since I was a kid and have a lot of memories of playful mischievous moments with my sister over Oreo. I had fun shooting the new campaign and I’m sure people are going to love it.”

Karthi, brand ambassador and one of the finest actors from Southsaid, “I’m happy to be associated with an iconic brand like Oreo. The new campaign is all about family moments that everyone would connect with. It has a magical touch that will bring a smile to every face.”

Robby Mathews, National Creative Director — Interface Communications shared “It’s a fact of life. Siblings fight at the drop of a hat. And they make up even faster. This new film captures this life truth in a memorable manner. “

Apart from the TVC, a 360 degree campaign with outdoor, digital, radio and on-ground activities has also been planned to take the Oreo experience to more consumers.

The TVC will go on air on December 9, 2013.

About Cadbury India

Cadbury India Ltd. is a part of the Mondelēz International. Cadbury India operates in five categories - Chocolate confectionery, Beverages, Biscuits, Gum and Candy. In the Chocolate Confectionery business, Cadbury has maintained its undisputed leadership over the years. Some of the key brands are Cadbury Dairy Milk, Bournvita, 5 Star, Perk, Bournville, Celebrations, Halls, Éclairs, Tang and Oreo.

About MondelÄ“z International                   

MondelÄ“z International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDLZ) is a global snacking powerhouse, with 2012 revenue of $35 billion.  Creating delicious moments of joy in 165 countries, MondelÄ“z International is a world leader in chocolate, biscuits, gum, candy, coffee and powdered beverages, with billion-dollar brands such as Cadbury, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate, Jacobs coffee, LU, Nabisco and Oreo biscuits, Tang powdered beverages and Trident gum. MondelÄ“z International is a proud member of the Standard and


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