By Dennis Agbo, Abakaliki
Vitamalt Plc has splashed brand new Foton vans, refurbished Toyota Hilux vans, tricycle, deep freezers, plasma Tvsâ€™, microwave ovens, standing fans and wall clocks in its nationwide trade contest among its distributors that met certain categories of sales target between December 2008 and February 2009.
Presenting prizes to winners in Onitsha and Abakaliki areas with the gifts, sales and marketing director of Vita malt Plc, Mr. Ruben Onwubiko said it is the routine of the company to encourage its customers who are dedicated to sales of Vita malt, a popular malt drink that Onwubiko said is enjoyed in all the seven continents of the world.
Onwubiko explained that the criteria through winners emerged were by buying, collecting and returning the equivalent empty creates of Vita malt in all the seven categories that ranged from selling 60, 450 creates for a distributor to win a 6 tons truck; 4500, 800 creates for brand new Foton van; 40, 000 creates to win refurbished Toyota hilux vans and down to the least category of 4, 500 creates for Microwave Oven.
At the close of the three months target period, 17 distributors met different targets and became proud winners of brand new Foton Van, Toyota hilux, tricycles and other gifts. The winners include: Uncle Myke Rose Nig. Ltd. In Onitsha who won the brad new Foton Van, Emma Star enterprises and F. U Aloma and sons in Abakaliki won the Toyota hilux vans each, Okoye and sons Ltd. in Abakaliki won new samba tricycle, while S. O Nwodo, Unity Brothers and Ambeco investment all in Ontisha wonÂ deep chest freezers, each.
Other winners are: Ify Titi in Onitsha, Orazulike stores Ozubulu, Jideoffor in Nnewi, Sunday Aneke in Eha-Amufu, G. A Dike and sons in Abakaliki that won 21 inch ultramodern Samsung plasma Television, respectively. Those that clinched Microwave Oven are: Plaza and Asika stores in Ogoja while Nwa God enterprises Ogoja and Benez Brothers Effium went home with logik pedestal standing fans each.
Emmanuel Obielosi of Emma Star Abakaliki who won one of the Toyota hilux van said that he has been in the business of selling Vita malt for 15 years asserting the product is a good brand of malt drink that no customer had ever come with any negative compliant. â€œI dedicate this van to my workers in the five branches that I have in Abakaliki, because it is with the effort of my workers that made it possible for us to win this prize. Vita Malt has high quality and you can compare it with any other malt drink in the world,â€ stated Obielosi.
Michael Mgbike of Uncle Myke Rose in Onitsha expressed gratitude with Vita Malt Plc for given back some dividends to their distributors, saying that he sold over 58, 000 creates of Vita Malt within three months to win the brand new Foton Van. â€œI was able to achieve that maximum because I advertise Vita Malt drinks, use many vehicles to distribute them even inside the interior villages.