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Too Yumm! collaborates with Amazon Prime video for Amazon original series Inside Edge season 2

Too Yumm! the snacking brand from the house of Guiltfree Industries, FMCG division of the RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group announced its collaboration with Amazon Original Series Inside Edge Season 2, which launched on Friday, 6th December, across 200 countries and territories. The first season of the web series was nominated for the 2018 International Emmy® Awards in the Best Drama Series category.

Building on the success of its International Emmy nomination last year, Inside Edge is the story of the Mumbai Mavericks, a T20 cricket franchise playing in the PowerPlay League. In the next edition of the PPL, a volatile Vayu Raghavan leads the Mumbai Mavericks to face their biggest adversary yet, the Haryana Hurricanes, who are led by a reinvented Arvind Vashisht. But the teams must also counter colossal scandals that’ll rock the world of cricket.

Expressing his delight on the collaboration, Anupam Bokey, cmo, GUILTFREE INDUSTRIES (RPSG – FMCG) said, “We are delighted to be collaborating with Amazon Original Series Inside Edge. Our brand is youth-centered and focuses on fitness as well as healthy eating. Viewers, including most of us, indulge in some snacking when watching our favorite sport or series. Through our association, we want to provide customers just like us, an option to binge watch and eat guilt free! Our long-standing connection with India’s favorite sport – cricket is highlighted through our collaboration with ace cricketer Virat Kohli. We believe that our collaboration with Amazon Prime Video’s Original Series, Inside Edge Season 2, is a great way to connect with our target audience and showcase our brand personality to them, while also creating a lasting association between content watching and healthy snacking!”

In the series, Too Yumm! is one of the sponsors of the PowerPlay League and Mumbai Mavericks captain, Vayu Raghavan, is seen enjoying the snack. Here is a link to the fun video where the Vayu Raghavan talks about his hunger off the field & Too Yumm.

Speaking on the collaboration, Gaurav Gandhi, director and country gm, Amazon Prime Video India, said, “At Amazon Prime Video, we are continuously raising the bar in the entertainment space by creating world-class original shows like Inside Edge. To take this high quality content to our customers, we constantly look at innovative and engaging ways to market this content including association with like-minded partner brands. Inside Edge is a show that our customers will absolutely love to binge-watch, so we are happy with the association with a brand like Too Yumm!, which is positioning its ‘guilt-free’ healthy snacks as a companion to engaging entertainment content”.

Ritesh Sidhwani, co-founder of Excel Entertainment commented, “We are excited about the association of Too Yumm with Amazon Prime Video for the second season of the Amazon Original Series Inside Edge. As an added advantage, the cast and crew binged on the delectable Too Yumm fare during the shoot.”

We got this information in a press release.