Brands That You’ll Spot During This Year’s French Open

Roland-Garros 2018 has officially begun. With qualifiers on, in just a few days, all eyes will be glued at the clay courts in Paris. Teams of people work day and night to make such tournaments successful. A lot of money goes into them too. Every year, some new sponsors come in and some old walk out.  Here is the complete list of brands that are the current partners of the French Open.

Main Partner

1. BNP Paribas
French International Banking Group – BNP became the official sponsor of the French Open in 1973. At that time, BNP financed the construction of the centre court box seats at Roland-Garros Stadium. In return, BNP’s name was printed on the court cover.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing BNP Paribas

Premium Partners

2. Emirates
In April 2013, Emirates signed a 5-year sponsorship deal with Roland-Garros. Over the years, Emirates has done many on-field marketing activities during the clay season in Paris. Emirates also sponsors the US Open, the Rogers Cup, BNP Paribas Open and the Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Championship.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Emirates

3. Peugeot
This year, Peugeot and Roland-Garros are celebrating 34 years of partnership. With more than 200 vehicles on the road, Peugeot – Official Transporter of the French Open will ensure that the players, the VIPS, officials and the public face no issue in commute.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Peaugot Cars

Official Partners

4. Engie
Engie and the French Open joined forces in 2014. Engie takes care of all energy needs of the Roland-Garros by providing 100% renewable green energy.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Engie

5. Lacoste
Did you know that the founder of Lacoste – Jean René Lacoste was a famous French Tennis player? The brand has been a partner of the Roland-Garros since 1971 and is currently endorsed by Novak Djokovic in the Tennis world.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Lacoste

6. Longines
Longines – the Swiss watchmaking company is the official timekeeper of the French Open since 2007.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Longines

7. Perrier
Nestle’s mineral water brand Perrier and Rolland_Garros have entered their 40th year of partnership. According to their last deal, the sponsorship will end in 2018 if not renewed again.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Perrier

Official Suppliers

8. Accor Hotels
Accor has been an official supplier at the French Open since 2015.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Accor Hotels

9. The Adecco Group
Adecco Group is not just Switzerland’s largest temp staffing firm, it is also internationally known and a Fortune Global 500 company.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing The Adecco Group

10. Adidas
Adidas has launched an entire line of shoes under the name of Roland-Garros.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Adidas

11. Babolat
Babolat is a French tennis, badminton, and squash equipment company. Rafael Nadal is its brand ambassador.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Babolat

12. JCDecaux
JCD is a multinational company known for its bus-stop advertising systems, billboards, public bicycle rental systems, and street furniture. It has been an official supplier at the French Open for almost 30 years.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing JCDecaux

13. Lagardère
Lagardère Group is a multinational mass media company headquartered in Paris.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Lagardère

14. Lavazza
Coffee brand Lavazza signed an official supplier deal with the French Open in 2015.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Lavazza

15. Magnum
Unilever-owned premium ice cream brand Magnum partnered with the French Open in the early days of 2018.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Magnum

16. Mastercard
Mastercard invested in the partnership with Roland-Garros in 2013.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Mastercard

17. Moët Hennessy
LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE is a French multinational that is the parent company of  Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior SE, Sephora, Hennessy, Moët & Chandon and more. The brand caters to the wine and spirit needs at the French Open.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Moët Hennessy

18. Orange
Telecommunications company Orange has been sponsoring the French Open for almost 17 years now.
French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing Orange

19. Potelet Chabot
High-end event catering company Potel and Chabot signed a partnership deal with Roland-Garros in 2017.
Potel and Chabot French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing

20. Tropicana
Tropicana is the Official Supplier of Vitality at the French Open for over ten years.
Tropicana French Open Rolang Garros RG Partners Sponsors Brand Associations Logos On Field Advertising Marketing

 

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