Owned by Mukesh and Nita Ambani of Reliance Industries, Mumbai Indians is by far the most successful team in IPL. Currently defending the winner tag, the team is led by Rohit Sharma with Mahela Jayawardene as the coach. Being on top of the table surely has its privileges, one of them is a large number of sponsors which in turn means a lot more money.
Here are the big names that have decided to partner with Mumbai Indians in IPL 2018.
The name Samsung will be boldly visible on the front of Mumbai Indians’ shirt. The brand has replaced Videocon D2h as the principal as well as the jersey sponsor of the team. If sources are to be believed, the cost of this deal has turned out to be around US$3.8 million per year.
Goibibo will be the principal sponsor of Mumbai Indians’ for the next one year. The brand’s logo has been put on the back of Mumbai Indians’ jerseys.
Commercial banking company – Dewan Housing Finance Corporation, first became the associate partner of Mumbai Indians in 2012. Their association has been growing strong since then.
4. DHFL Pramerica Life Insurance Company
DHFL Pramerica is an associate sponsor of Mumbai Indians this year along with DHFL and Jio Digital Life. The brand’s logo has found a place in the arm of the team jersey.
5. Jio Digital Life
Jio is one brand that is sponsoring all IPL teams this year in some way or the other. The logo will be spotted on the arms of Mumbai Indian jerseys.
Kingfisher is one of the brands that has associated itself with all franchises. Every year, Kingfisher comes up with campaigns that stay with the viewers for a long time.
Cooking and Home appliances manufacturer Usha has been an official partner of Mumbai Indians for over 4 years now. The brand’s logo has been placed on Mumbai Indians’ helmets/caps.
Sharp Corporation is a Japanese multinational corporation that designs and manufactures electronic products. It is an official partner of Mumbai Indians this year. The brand’s logo has been placed at the back of Mumbai Indians’ helmets/caps
9. Burger King
Burger King is an American global chain of fast food restaurants. The brand’s logo has been put on the pants of the uniform.
10. Officer’s Choice Blue
Officer’s Choice is an Indian whisky brand owned by Allied Blenders & Distillers.
11. Taiwan Excellence
Taiwan Excellence is yearly awards given away by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Taiwan External Trade Development Council. They partnered with Mumbai Indians in 2017. The logo of the brand will be seen on the pants.
12. Tic Tac
This hard mints brand will do promotional activities around Mumbai Indians in IPL 2018.
Apart from Mumbai Indians, Munch is also a partner of Chennai Super Kings.
14. Performax activewear
Performax is a brand of Reliance Trends. Being a part of the family, it rightfully sponsors Mumbai Indians.
15. Reliance Foundation – Education and Sports for all (esए)
This is a non-profit organisation headed by Nita Ambani. The name of the brand will be spotted on the arms of Mumbai Indian jerseys.
16. Jio Money
The app will allow Mumbai Indians’ fans to grab the tickets before anyone else.
The tickets of Mumbai Indians matches can be easily accessed through this platform.
18. DNA Network
DNA network is the nodal and agency partner of Mumbai Indians in this year’s IPL.
19. Radio City
Radio City is the official radio partner of Mumbai Indians.
20. Fever 104
Fever 104 is also a radio partner of Mumbai Indians.