Pop Rocks signs a 3 years sponsorship agreement with the Olot Figure Skating Club
The Olot Figure Skating Club, seven times world champion in the Show Groups category has signed a sponsorship agreement with Zeta Espacial S.A., worldwide manufacturer of the well-known Pop Rocks® popping candy brand.
In the press conference after the signature, Joan Fàbrega -President of the Olot Artistic Skating Club- assured that the agreement is beneficial for the Club because it covers all categories, and that the Club is very proud of this co-operation that has just started.
This agreement will start in the Reus Skating Championship 2014 where the members of the Club will wear new T-Shirts and covers in their roller skaters with the Pop Rocks® logo.
Representing Zeta Espacial S.A., Juan García -Sponsorship Director-, expressed his satisfaction regarding this co-operation since the Olot Artistic Skating Club shares with Zeta Espacial the same values of hard work and team spirit.
A Club with an incredible amount of Awards
CPA Olot (Olot Artistic Skating Club), founded in 1993, has an amazing record of successes in all competitions: 6 territory championships, 11 Catalonia championships, 11 Spain championships and 14 European ones, as well as 7 World Championships with at least 74 podiums. They have also been awarded The Olot City Medal in 2007 and the Merit of Sport Bronze Badge of the Sport Superior Council in 2010, among others.
This year their most international team in the Club, the Big Shows Group, -managed by Ricard Planiol- the choreography “Breath”. This choreography, has already achieved the Gold Medal in the local, Catalonia, Spain and Europe championships.
The 25 skaters of the team meet the new challenge with hope and energy, ready to to give their best to the audience. No doubt, “Breath” will leave no one indifferent.
Pop Rocks®, international brand
35 years ago Zeta Espacial S.A. was created to manufacture and sell a candy that left nobody indifferent: Pop Rocks® popping candy.
That first interactive candy was the biggest candy novelty in the 80’s and it still continues to be one of the best selling novelty candies worldwide. Nowadays, Pop Rocks® offers a complete range of flavours and presentations to satisfy consumers´ needs worldwide. Zeta Espacial S.A. has also consolidated the expansion to the world of ingredients, by offering popping candy as an ingredient for food applications. In 2002, the company created the USA and MEXICO subsidiaries and currently the product is sold in more than 60 countries.
Pop Rocks® is a fun experience for kids of all ages and one of the sweetest childhood memories. Also is one of the most innovative ingredients used by some of the best chefs of the world.
The intense internationalisation strategy of the company has been recognized with various Export Medals like the Chamber of Commerce “2012 Internationalization Award”, the 2013 and 2014 “Flavor of the YearAwards”, the “Aster Award” as a special recognition to the founder´s great leadership, the “2014 Superior Taste Award”, and the “PYME Internationalisation Award” by the prestigious Spanish business newspaper Expansión.
In 2013 the company created a new Sponsor Department with the objective of supporting consumer actions and co-operations with other companies committed to sport, culture and social activities that share the same values that Zeta Espacial considers important for young people: hard work, social responsibility and team values.