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UpBeat marks second of doing business, urges Nigerians to focus more on fitness

UpBeat marks second of doing business, urges Nigerians to focus more on fitness

As Nigerians get set for the yuletide and holiday season, the management of UpBeat Recreation Centre has called on Nigerians to pay more attention to their health by staying fit before, during and after the festive season, as the company celebrates its second anniversary in Lagos.

“Upbeat was conceived to fill a gap in the market, establishing a world class fun sports and fitness recreation center in Africa for the benefit of all in the community,” said Siamanta Van-Labeke, the operation manager, UpBeat Recreation Centre, Lekki.

According to her, the UpBeat second anniversary carnival is likely to be the largest Christmas activation in Lagos, to create an opportunity for Lagosians to come together, have fun, eat, shop and play during the festive season.

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She opined that it is an experiential event designed to attract energetic individuals who are looking for fun and fitness in the spirit of the merry season. “This year we will be hosting the Happy Kids Party on 27th December to end the Christmas carnival and. We kicked off by hosting a fun party on the 7th of December with three iconic DJ’s and the creme de la creme of Lagos and carry on with a carnival every weekend for the entire month of December,” Van-Labeke said.

According to Van-Labeke, UpBeat in its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative supported the Happy Kids- Promising Purpose initiative, a non- profit organization in Lagos. She stated that Happy Kids has supported orphanages in Lagos in the last four years by hosting an annual Christmas Funfair party as well as helping them financially where needed.

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Festive season: FoodCo creates consumer traction with Christmas sales promo

FoodCo Nigeria Limited, a diversified consumer goods company with interests in retail, quick service restaurants, manufacturing and entertainment, has announced the commencement of a special 12-day Christmas sales promo commencing from December 11 to 22.

According to Solomon Huesu, Marketing Manager, FoodCo Nigeria Limited, in a statement, customers shopping at FoodCo Supermarket outlets during the period will enjoy discounts on a wide variety of products including groceries, toiletries and other household items.

Huesu further stated that the promo, which will run concurrently across all FoodCo outlets in Lagos and Ibadan, Oyo State, will avail FoodCo customers the opportunity to purchase hampers at specially discounted prizes, starting from as low as N6, 000.

He said: “As a customer-centric brand, FoodCo is always seeking for opportunities to connect with the passion points of our customers. Christmas is denoted by spreading happiness and giving and we are keying into the spirit of the season to create an unforgettable shopping experience for our customers where they can shop high quality products at the best prices in town via the promo.”

While restating the company’s commitment to provide top quality products at pocket friendly prizes, he expressed gratitude to loyal customers for standing by the brand through its 37 years of existence.