McDonald’s Offering The Chance to Meet Neymar Jr.
McDonald’s UAE continues the Celebration of the iconic Big Mac with a Big Win
Dubai, 16th January, 2015 – Family limited time offer following the introduction of Mini Mac and the Grand Mac earlier this month, McDonald’s UAE continues its celebration of its iconic Big Mac with a dream prize competition. To make the celebrations even more memorable, McDonald’s invites customers to show their style in the Big Mac Walk competition, and compete for a chance to win an all-paid-trip to Barcelona to meet Neymar Jr., the professional Brazilian football star of FC Barcelona.
To enter the competition, customers must upload a video of themselves to thebigmacwalk.com sharing their own version of the Big Mac Walk and then sharing it on social media using the hashtag #BigMacWalk. Participants with the best and most creative Big Mac Walk will win this coveted grand prize and get a chance to meet Neymar Jr. face-to-face or one of the Big Mac Walk t-shirts signed by Neymar Jr.
Mr. Rafic Fakih, Managing Director and Partner at McDonald’s UAE commented: “What better way is there to celebrate the Big Mac, than by offering diners a once in a lifetime experience to meet one of today’s football icons. We invite all our customers in the Emirates to be as creative as they can, have fun and upload their own take of the Big Mac Walk to our website for a chance to win this exciting trip to Barcelona! We look forward to seeing all the submissions and we wish all participants the best of luck.”
Details regarding the Big Mac Walk and how to submit the videos are available on the website on McDonaldsArabia.com.
About McDonald’s UAE:
Operating since 1994, McDonald's UAE today has 137 restaurants geographically located to service customers in many areas. McDonald’s UAE is committed to the quality of the products it serves at each restaurant and also maintains an active social responsibility agenda.
In an ongoing effort to improve communities and highlight the continuous environmental benefits of their actions McDonald’s UAE and Emirates Environment Group join forces in spreading green values among the UAE’s children with the ‘Planting a Greener Future’ campaign. McDonald’s UAE also significantly reduced its carbon footprint since the launch of its biodiesel initiative in July 2011. 100% of McDonald’s used vegetable oil is collected from its outlets across the UAE and converted into 100% biodiesel which is used to fuel the company’s logistics fleet.
In addition, McDonald’s UAE prides itself on being a local member of the community and has been committed to being a responsible corporate citizen since the first restaurant opened in the UAE. McDonald’s vast CSR agenda includes various sports events that promote balanced active lifestyles including the, the Olympic Champion Kids Program which offered children the chance to experience the Olympic Games live from Beijing in 2008 and the Player Escort Program which has been launched twice in the UAE and offers children in the Emirates a chance of a life-time experience to fly to the FIFA World Cup venue and escort football players onto the field such as in Germany 2006, South Africa 2010 and Brazil 2014.