Konzum, Jana, Ledo and PIK become partners of the Croatian national football team
Dec 23, 2013
Today a one year sponsorship contract has been signed between the companies and brands of the Agrokor Group – Konzum, Jana, Ledo and PIK – and the Croatian Football Federation. The contract represents a continuation of longstanding cooperation and it was signed by Mr. Ivica Todorić, President of the Agrokor Group, and by Mr. Davor Šuker, President of the Croatian Football Federation.
“Supporting sports is an important segment of Agrokor’s social responsibility. Our athletes are true role models to younger generations with their results and examples they provide and this is why they deserve our attention and support. Agrokor’s companies support the development of young talents, both in business and in sports. This is why it will be great pleasure to provide support to the Croatian national football team at the upcoming grand global competition. Qualifying for the World Cup is a great success and promotion of Croatian sports and nation making it worthy of attention and admiration. This is why it is our honor to support our team in Brazil and cheer them on to another great result” – said Mr. Ivica Todorić, President of the Agrokor Group.
Mr. Davor Šuker, President of the Croatian Football Federation stated: “I am happy that this contract has brought back together two globally acclaimed organizations. Both Agrokor’s results in business and the Croatian Football Federation and its national team results in sports are outstanding, so it makes sense for us to go towards new victories together. I thank Mr. Todorić and Agrokor for their trust, and I am certain that we will substantiate this support with our performance and results at the World Cup in Brazil.
Sponsoring sports is part of Agrokor’s long-term strategy of social responsibility. Many brands of Agrokor’s companies work closely with the most popular sports in Croatia. Agrokor has successful longstanding cooperation with numerous sports federations and associations while it also supports clubs in Croatia and in the region along with sporting events. The longstanding and successful cooperation between Agrokor and the Croatian Football Federation dates back to the year 2007.