|By PR Newswire||
|January 6, 2014 12:00 AM EST||
NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- H&M, Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M) announces their triumphant return to the Super Bowl with a new David Beckham Bodywear campaign. In anticipation of the cutting-edge commercial, David Beckham will also make his first ever appearance at the new H&M Times Square store.
H&M will unveil a 30-second high-octane David Beckham TV spot featuring never-before-seen technology from Delivery Agent that brings a new level of consumer engagement and measurement to Super Bowl advertising. In an industry first, viewers with select Samsung Smart TVs will be able to buy pieces from the new David Beckham Bodywear collection instantly during the Super Bowl through the t-commerce platform.
H&M is the first retailer to launch a fully enabled t-commerce campaign that includes shopping from a commercial, as well as launching an H&M t-commerce boutique in the ShopTV™ marketplace, bringing pieces from the David Beckham Bodywear collection to consumers across the United States. The innovative technology will be demonstrated by both Samsung and Delivery Agent at the International CES show this week in Las Vegas.
"We're thrilled to be back in action at the Super Bowl, showcasing our new campaign," says Daniel Kulle, President H&M North America. "We're bringing our A-game, the world's top style icon and the best quality bodywear to the largest stage in the world."
The cutting edge David Beckham Bodywear commercial will air during the 2nd quarter of the big game. The new collection marks the fifth season for H&M's David Beckham Bodywear line, with nine styles designed in collaboration with the famed soccer player. The collection has quickly become a staple for men worldwide since its 2012 debut.
In anticipation of the collection launch, H&M will run a grand prize giveaway via Facebook and in-store starting on January 6th. Consumers who log onto H&M's Facebook page and provide their email address will be entered to win a three night trip to New York City, two tickets to Super Bowl XLVIII and the opportunity to meet David Beckham.
H & M Hennes&Mauritz AB (H&M) was established in Sweden in 1947 and is synonymous with affordable as well as up-to-date and high quality fashion. H&M has a wide product range that is divided into a number of different concepts for women, men, teenagers and children. The company's clothing collections are created by its own designers, pattern makers and buyers. H&M has more than 104,000 employees and around 3,000 stores in 53 markets, including franchise markets. For further information, visit hm.com.
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