In an attempt to engage more young European consumers, PepsiCo’s billion-dollar brand, Mountain Dew, is teaming up with the provocative Dutch art group Chaotic Bastards who will curate and crowdsource an art gallery in Amsterdam showcasing the works of street artists.
Mountain Dew has teamed up with acclaimed film director Robert Rodriguez for its Green Label Studios: Open Call project that invites aspiring filmmakers to win a production grant of $250,000. This money will be used by the winner to develop content for Green-Label.com, the youth culture-themed online platform launched by Mountain Dew and Complex Media back in spring 2013.
Mountain Dew takes its relationship with the modern youth culture to the next level by launching a new online platform Green Label, which encompasses the spirit and philosophy of the three brand’s ongoing programs Green Label Sound, Green Label Art and Green Label Exclusives. The lifestyle hub, developed and run in partnership with Complex Media, is designed to cover the latest news and emerging trends across sound, action, art, style, and places.
Mountain Dew is launching a new product, Kickstart, reported to «give a nice portion of energy in the morning». The new carbonated drink, which combines the proper amount of caffeine and five percent of real juice, is a rival of traditional energizers, a morning cup of coffee and a glass of juice. It comes in two varieties, Orange Citrus and Fruit Punch—each of only 80-calories per 16 oz. can,—for consumers to choose the flavor which fits their breakfast best. The new product targets male millennials, and this demographic is reflected in the promotion efforts.
To celebrate the upcoming launch of the famous computer game Halo 4, PepsiCo‘s Mountain Dew and Doritos brands have announced that Double XP comes back. The platform offers gamers to create an account at dewxp.com or doritosxp.com where they’ll be able to unlock and load future XP matches, reveal ultra-new gear and weapons and more.
Mountain Dew continues its partnership with musician Lil Wayne as part of its DEWeezy campaign. The company has also partnered with action sports youth development agency STOKED to launch www.deweezy.com, a hub for fans where they can learn more about the project and help to bring the next DEW/Lil Wayne commercial to life.
The Mountain Dew beverage brand has launched a global campaign to support the upcoming long-awaited ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ movie in nearly 20 countries around the globe, in Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Prior to the launch of the international activation, which will include on-pack promotion, in-store displays as well as TV, cinema, radio and digital advertising, the brand kicked off a promotion in the US, which includes the DEWGothamCity.com platform to engage fans online.