Philadelphia Union announce partnership extension with Turkey Hill Dairy
Philadelphia Union has reached an agreement to extend their partnership with Turkey Hill Dairy, the club announced today. Turkey Hill Dairy, producers of the fifth largest-selling premium ice cream and one of the leading refrigerated iced tea brands in the nation, will continue to be seen throughout the Union’s brand and available to fans at PPL Park.
“Turkey Hill Dairy is a world class company and we are very proud to extend our partnership,” said Philadelphia Union CEO & Operating Partner Nick Sakiewicz. “We both share a commitment to quality, value and customer service and this relationship will continue to provide our customers and fans with unique opportunities in the years to come.”
The agreement extends the partnership between the Union and Turkey Hill Dairy by three years, which will see it run until 2015. Turkey Hill Dairy is the official and exclusive ice cream, iced tea, and lemonade distributor of the Union, as well as Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer and DYSA. The deal includes Turkey Hill ice cream stands and signage which can be seen throughout PPL Park. The company will continue to be involved in soccer events held both at the stadium and throughout the community.
“Turkey Hill Dairy has seen firsthand how Philadelphia Union and the MLS has grown to become a part of the Southeast PA community, and we are proud to be a part of their success,” said Melissa Mattilio, consumer marketing manager of Turkey Hill Dairy. “We’re pleased to announce that Turkey Hill is continuing its partnership with the Union for three more years, and we are even more excited to announce the inception of our Turkey Hill Dairy All-Star recognition program for youth soccer players throughout Pennsylvania.”
Turkey Hill Dairy will also be the title sponsor for the August 31st home game against the Montreal Impact. At the game the first 10,000 fans will receive Grocery Recyclable Bags courtesy of Turkey Hill.
They also have been conducting a season long promotion with the Union entitled Turkey Hill Dairy All-Stars. Fans can nominate a local youth soccer player based off awards and honors they have won, hardships they have endured, or their passion for the game of soccer. Winners will receive four field level tickets to a Union home game and a post-game autograph session. Submissions should include a picture and story and can be submitted to www.turkeyhill.com/allstar.