Dove and Dunkin’ Celebrate Women Who are “Running on Coffee and Dry Shampoo” this National Coffee Day
The brands are teaming up to offer women a chance to win the ultimate life hack of free coffee and dry shampoo for a year and are hosting a joint pop-up event in NYC
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., September 27, 2018 – The pairing of coffee and dry shampoo is the ultimate life hack women everywhere are embracing to help them get through their hectic mornings and busy days, all while rocking beautiful, instantly refreshed hair. To celebrate ladies who are running on coffee and dry shampoo and to let others in on the secret, Dove Hair and Dunkin’ are teaming up around National Coffee Day (September 29) to offer the chance to win* a year’s supply of Dunkin’ coffee and Dove Dry Shampoo and host a pop-up styling café in New York City on Monday, October 1.
“Social media has exploded with women sharing how coffee and dry shampoo are their secrets to getting up, out and on with their day… taking them from the gym, to the carpool, to the board room,” says Piyush Jain, Vice President of Haircare for Unilever. “We’re excited to bring together this unlikely but perfect pairing in a surprising collaboration between Dunkin’ and Dove Dry Shampoo.”
Dove and Dunkin’ are encouraging women to share why they run on coffee and dry shampoo for the chance to win* the ultimate life hack – a year’s supply of Dunkin’ coffee and Dove Dry Shampoo! To enter the sweepstakes, submit a photo of your busy morning and tell us why you run on Dunkin’ coffee and Dove dry shampoo using hashtags #DoveXDunkin and #DxDSweepstakes on Instagram and Twitter or by visiting www.DoveXDunkin.com. Entries are open now through November 8.
Additionally, commuters rushing through Flatiron Plaza in New York City from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday, October 1, will be surprised with the Dove x Dunkin’ Styling Café. This pop-up will offer on-the-go gals the opportunity to grab a free† small Dunkin’ coffee (iced or hot) and enjoy a complimentary mini-styling appointment using their favorite Dove Dry Shampoo to first cleanse and refresh their hair. Event attendees will also have exclusive access to free† giveaways of Dove x Dunkin’ merchandise, including tote bags, hair ties and travel cups.
“This National Coffee Day, we’re excited to be running with Dove as we show our appreciation for busy, on-the-go women who turn to coffee and dry shampoo to fuel their days and save time,” said Patricia Healy, Senior Director of Integrated Marketing for Dunkin’. “As a brand that’s all about unparalleled convenience, we celebrate life hacks like this that get and keep people running each and every day.”
Finally, on National Coffee Day, Saturday, September 29, any Dunkin’ guest who purchases a hot coffee will get one free (of equal or lesser value) as a gift to share with their friends, family, colleagues and collaborators who also count on coffee to take on the day.
*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Void where prohibited. Dove Hair & Dunkin’ Ultimate Life Hack Giveaway is sponsored by Conopco, Inc., d/b/a Unilever. Open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. & D.C., 18 & older. Begins 9:00 a.m. ET on 9/27/18 & ends 11:59 p.m. ET on 11/8/18. For official rules, visit DovexDunkin.com.
†While supplies last
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Founded in 1950, Dunkin' is America's favorite all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods. Dunkin' is a market leader in the hot regular/decaf/flavored coffee, iced regular/decaf/flavored coffee, donut, bagel and muffin categories. Dunkin' has earned a No. 1 ranking for customer loyalty in the coffee category by Brand Keys for 12 years running. The company has more than 12,600 restaurants in 46 countries worldwide. Based in Canton, Mass., Dunkin' is part of the Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: DNKN) family of companies. For more information, visit www.DunkinDonuts.com.