Surprises customers with credit, giveaways and pays grocery bills
Kingston, Jamaica - Saturday, April 13, 2013: As customers at the cashier in Mega Mart Mandeville were carefully watching the cash register to see how much their grocery bills would amount to, an extraordinary announcement came over the intercom that telecommunications company Digicel was going to be footing their bill. Overcome with excitement and thanksgiving, customers could be seen dancing, laughing and cheering at the news.
“I’ve never won anything in my life, thank you Digicel,” exclaimed Tamekia Gayle one of the 10 lucky shoppers who had their groceries paid at the newly opened supermarket recently. Meanwhile another lucky customer, Elizabeth McLaren couldn’t be more elated at the gesture: “Today is my birthday,” she gushed, “thank you Digicel!” In addition to paying grocery bills, customers also received free credit and lots of tokens from the Digicel team.
The Mandeville surprise forms part of the telecom’s commitment to celebrate its extraordinary customers as they go about their day-to-day lives. Shelly-Ann Harris, Senior Communications Manager at Digicel explains that “giving back and connecting with our customers is a big part of what drives us at Digicel. Spending time with our customers in Mandeville and surprising them was a heartwarming experience for the entire Digicel team.”