Petaling Jaya, Dec 5 – The long-awaited “Grow with Every Challenge, Win Your Dream” contest by MARIGOLD UHT Milk and Sun Life Malaysia has come to a rewarding end for 23 lucky winners.
After the winner announcement that went live on MARIGOLD UHT Milk’s Facebook and Instagram platforms on 26 November 2022, followed by the prize giving ceremony held today at Avante Hotel, Petaling Jaya.
Among the prizes worth up to RM100,000 are cash prizes for the top two (2) winners – RM20,000 and RM10,000 in respective order and RM5,000 cash for six (6) winners along with iPad Air Tablets worth RM2899 each for fifteen (15) consolation winners.
General Manager of Malaysia Milk, Poh Eng Lip said the contest is designed to provide an encouraging platform to help parents realise their children’s full potential. “We applaud all parents who prioritise their children’s health and education. Access to good nutrition and quality education ensure the prosperity of our nation.”
Speaking at the ceremony was also CEO and President/Country Head of Sun Life Malaysia, Raymond Lew. After congratulating all the winners, Lew said, “Being a trusted lifetime insurance and takaful partner, our mission is not only to help people achieve lifetime financial security and live healthier lives.
“We are also committed to building a more resilient nation. That is why, we believe it is important to support our youth with the right resources and opportunities for them to realise their full potentials. We hope the prizes presented today will lay the foundation for them to build a better future.”
Despite the tough competition, lucky winner Nor Farahanom binti Nasil, 30, from Kedah happily walked away with RM20,000 cash as the first prize winner. Winning this is a great windfall, said Nor Farahanom.
“This money will help ease our family’s day-to-day expenses; however, a big portion will go into my children’s education fund. A big thank you to MARIGOLD and Sun Life Malaysia for this generous reward,” she added.
Consolation prize winner, Lai Kee Ming, 47, from Sarawak said the contest was easy to join. “My whole family drinks MARIGOLD UHT Milk. All I had to do was simply buy more to stand a better chance at winning. Lai’s efforts paid off with him winning the sleek iPad Air Tablet as one of the 15 winners in that category.
Yap Jay Queen, Head of Marketing for Cotra Enterprises expressed, “I wish to thank all Malaysians across the country for their participation and continued support. Through our partnership with Sun Life Malaysia, we strengthened our commitment to reward customers for their loyalty by encouraging the daily consumption of milk via this contest.
“To ensure high participation rates, we made it easy with a low barrier to entry where all participants had to do was purchase any of the following MARIGOLD UHT Milk products: 1 Litre (1 pack), 200ml x 6 packs (1 set) or 200ml x 3 packs (2 sets), send in the official receipts of their purchase via WhatsApp and answer one (1) simple question.”
The first prize winner who walked away with RM20,000 cash is Nor Farahanom binti Nasil, from Kedah, the second prize winner with RM10,000 cash is Hillay Mohd Saad, from Putrajaya and the third prize category with RM5,000 cash went to the following six (6) lucky winners:
- Wan Nasuha binti Wan Abdul Razak, Terengganu
- Mohamad Ikhmal bin Mohd Yassin, Negeri Sembilan
- Zarina binti Hamid, Kuantan
- Mohd Azharrudin bin Mohd Amin, Selangor
- Mohd Zulkhairi bin Abdullah, Sabah
- Ethan Ng Khai Yew, Selangor
Representatives of MARIGOLD and Sun Life Malaysia presented the mock cheques to the eight (8) cash prize winners, some of whom were accompanied by family and friends in this celebratory occasion.
Poh and Lew presented each other with a token of appreciation for the successful collaboration between MARIGOLD and Sun Life Malaysia in coming together to promote a sustainable community for the youths of tomorrow.
Present at the prize giving ceremony were business partners and members of the media. The contest which ran from 1 September till 31 October 2022 attracted close to 15,000 entries from all over the country.
About Malaysia Milk and Cotra Enterprises
Malaysia Milk Sendirian Berhad (MMSB) was incorporated in 1969 and began its own manufacturing operations in 1977. The company markets and distributes MARIGOLD and VITAGEN under its trading division, Cotra Enterprises Sdn. Bhd. MARIGOLD holds two flagship brands, MARIGOLD HL Low Fat Milk and MARIGOLD PEEL FRESH, each awarded the title of the No. 1 Pasteurised Low Fat Milk and the No. 1 Pasteurised Fruit Juice brands in Malaysia respectively by Nielsen Malaysia. MARIGOLD has set the benchmark for impeccable standards to retain nutritional quality and freshness across its brands. Products under the MARIGOLD brand includes: MARIGOLD HL Low Fat Milk, MARIGOLD Moo Fresh, MARIGOLD UHT Milk,
MARIGOLD PEEL FRESH Juice, MARIGOLD 100% Juice, MARIGOLD Asian Drink, MARIGOLD Fruit Drink, MARIGOLD Yogurt, MARIGOLD Yogurt Drink, MARIGOLD Desserts and MARIGOLD Sweetened Creamer and Evaporated Milk.
For more information about the company, visit www.mmsb.com.my
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About Sun Life Malaysia
Sun Life Malaysia (Sun Life Malaysia Assurance Berhad and Sun Life Malaysia Takaful Berhad) is a joint venture by Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada and Khazanah Nasional Berhad. As a life insurance and Family Takaful provider, Sun Life Malaysia offers a comprehensive range of products and services to Malaysians across the country and is focused on helping Clients achieve lifetime financial security and live healthier lives. Sun Life Malaysia distributes its products through a range of distribution channels including bancassurance and bancatakful, agency force, direct marketing and telemarketing, corporate and government business and e-distribution.
Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada is a principal operating life insurance subsidiary of Sun Life Financial Inc., a leading international financial services organisation providing insurance, wealth and asset management solutions to individual and corporate Clients. Sun Life has operations in a number of markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland,
Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China, Australia, Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Bermuda. As of June 30, 2022, Sun Life had total assets under management of CAD$1.26 trillion. For more information, please visit www.sunlife.com. Sun Life Financial Inc. trades on the Toronto (TSX), New York (NYSE) and Philippine (PSE) stock exchanges under the ticker symbol SLF.
For more information, please visit www.sunlifemalaysia.com