Crystal Palace sign new deal with Utilita Energy
The agreement will see Utilita Energy branding at the English outfit’s home ground, Selhurst Park, via pitchside LED boards and on all of the club’s official interview backdrops. The deal is also extended to the womens team with Utilita Energy becoming the front-of-shirt sponsor for Crystal Palace Ladies team
The Bournemouth-headquartered company will donate £25 to Crystal Palace Ladies for every customer who switches to Utilita. However, further financial details of the two-year deal were undisclosed.
“Women’s football has never been more popular and Crystal Palace ladies are certainly on the up winning the double last year and we are looking forward to backing them strongly over the next couple of seasons,” said Jem Maidment, Utilita Energy’s head of communications. “Our partnership with Crystal Palace FC will allow us to showcase our product range, engage with fans and provide exclusive offers."
Barry Webber, commercial director, Crystal Palace said of the deal: "Our commitment to the local community is very important to us and we are delighted that one of the UK's fastest growing energy brands will support fan engagement initiatives and Crystal Palace Ladies FC.
“With the recent success of Crystal Palace Ladies FC, it is an excellent time for Utilita Energy to be joining us and be part of our ever growing corporate family."