Maggi Kits sold out in a staggering 5 mins on Snapdeal
Over 60,000 Maggi kits were sold out on Snapdeal in a mere 5 minutes as the e-commerce platform re-launched the 2 minutes instant noodles in India.
Snapdeal opted for the tried-and-tested ‘flash sale model’ to launch noodles brand as they made a comeback after five months. Maggi was banned after it was allegedly found to have lead content beyond permissible limits.
Registrations for Maggi's Welcome kit (containing 12 packs of Maggi, a 2016
" Snapdeal sold out the first batch of 60,000 Maggi Welcome Kits within 5 minutes of Maggi Flash Sale going live today. There has been much anticipation for the return of one of the favourite Indian brands and we have witnessed a phenomenal response to this sale from customers across the country," Snapdeal Senior Vice President (Partnerships and Strategic initiatives) Tony Navin said.
A fresh batch will be on sale from November 16. Maggi has been re-launched in 100 towns through 300-odd distributors.
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