- The brand has introduced the two new limited-time flavours right in time for Valentine’s Day
- New TVC featuring brand ambassadors, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, has been unveiled for the launch of these new, exciting flavours
National, January 20th, 2021: Lay’s, one of India’s favoured potato chip brands, is back to delight its fans with two new distinct, limited-time flavours, Lay’s Herby Crush and Lay’s Cheesy Love. Continuing the brand’s streak of bringing flavourful innovations to consumers, these new variants have been launched in the run up to Valentine’s Day 2021 –which is a celebration of relationships, friendship and love for the youth of today.
The brand has introduced Herby Crush and Cheesy Love flavours by adding its own unique twist to both the flavours. Combining a widely loved palette with its flavour expertise, Lay’s aims to make the two new variants a #YeWaalaYaadRahega experience for fans across the country.
Speaking about the new flavours and the new campaign, leading actor and face of Lay’s, Ranbir Kapoor said, “I had a great deal of fun shooting for the new Lay’s limited-time flavours – Herby Crush and Cheesy Love. Both variants are truly unique and offer a burst of flavour in every bite. We have tried to bring alive the distinctiveness of the two flavours in the TVC as well, and sincerely hope that our fans across India would relish these new offerings!”.
“Fun moments with dear ones always add an element of joy to our lives, and when accompanied with the new Lay’s Herby Crush and Cheesy Love flavours, the experience becomes even more memorable. The new Lay’s limited-time variants are not only innovative, but also delicious and full of flavour. I had a blast shooting for the film, and I’m certain that this new launch will be a #YeWaalaYaadRahega moment for fans and consumers this Valentine’s Day!”, added Bollywood superstar and Lay’s brand ambassador, Alia Bhatt.
Sharing his thoughts on the new launch and the campaign, Dilen Gandhi, Senior Director and Category Head – Foods, PepsiCo India remarked, “As leaders in the category, we at Lay’s are delighted to introduce two new, limited-time flavourful innovations to our portfolio with the launch of Lay’s Herby Crush and Lay’s Cheesy Love flavours. As a brand, Lay’s has always aimed to add joy to consumers’ lives and make special moments even more special. Ahead of Valentine’s Day, we sincerely hope that these new flavours as well as the #YeWaalaYaadRahega campaign with Ranbir and Alia will prove to be truly ‘memorable’ for our fans and consumers across India”.
The TVC, featuring India’s youth icons and Lay’s brand ambassadors, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, is set against a relatable backdrop and features the two celebrities engaging in a fun, romantic banter with one another. Their repartee is characterized by poetic quips for one another, playfully disguised as witty remarks about the new Lay’s flavours.
The new Lay’s Herby Crush and Cheesy Love flavours are now available on leading retail and e-commerce platforms across India.
Launched in 1995 in India, Lay’s is one of the marquee brands from PepsiCo India and has always been known for bringing in flavours of the world along with Indian flavours that our consumers love. Lay’s has a wide range of offerings under its umbrella, with unique and indulgent flavours that cater to both local and international tastes. It is available in six flavours.
About PepsiCo India
PepsiCo entered India in 1989 and has grown to become one of the largest MNC food and beverage businesses in India. PepsiCo India has been consistently investing in the country and has built an expansive beverage and snack food business supported by 62 plants across foods and beverages. PepsiCo India’s diverse portfolio includes iconic brands like Pepsi, Lay’s, Kurkure, Tropicana 100%, Gatorade and Quaker. In less than two decades, the company has been able to organically grow eight brands, each of which generate Rs. 1000 crores or more in estimated annual retail sales and are household names, trusted across the country.
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