Malibu Adds Content into its Caps Thanks to Guala Closures’ Innovative Cap with NFC technology

Malibu Adds Content into its Caps Thanks to Guala Closures’ Innovative Cap with NFC technology

Pernod Ricard is partnering with Guala Closures to support The Malibu Games 2019 by rolling out 300,000 bottles with connected closures for the first time in the US. The new Malibu limited-edition connected bottles will be circulated in the states of Ohio and Texas, featuring Guala Closures’ pioneering smart bottle cap. The connected closures will […]

Malibu and Kahlua Prototype the Future with ‘Living Lab’ Technology Hub

Malibu and Kahlua Prototype the Future with ‘Living Lab’ Technology Hub

Pernod Ricard-owned Malibu and Kahlúa are launching a brand new technology demonstration and rapid prototyping space at their global headquarters in Stockholm, a city second only to Silicon Valley when it comes to creating successful startups which include: Spotify, King and Mojang. The space, which has been created in conjunction with the company’s technology innovation agency, […]

Malibu Invites Nick Jonas & Other Influencers to Unleash their “Summer You” at the New Malibu Games

Malibu Invites Nick Jonas & Other Influencers to Unleash their “Summer You” at the New Malibu Games

“Compete to unleash summer” is the tagline for Malibu’s summer tournament, Malibu Games; a three-day-long, non-stop fun-fest to kickstart the summer season – including a bold retake on some of our most beloved summer games. It’s Malibu’s belief that summer is when we feel most free and happy. And this year Malibu, the world’s number one […]

Malibu ‘Because Summer’ Campaign Launches Connected Bottle Trial in Amsterdam

Malibu ‘Because Summer’ Campaign Launches Connected Bottle Trial in Amsterdam

Malibu, the world’s number one coconut flavoured rum, is launching the next stage of its technology trial of connected bottles as part of its global ‘Because Summer’ campaign. Created in partnership with SharpEnd, Malibu’s IoT agency, the next phase will launch late October in Gall & Gall stores across Amsterdam. Much like the UK trial last […]

Malibu Uses Epic Slow Mo to Kick Off ‘101 Days of #BecauseSummer’

Malibu Uses Epic Slow Mo to Kick Off ‘101 Days of #BecauseSummer’

Malibu, the Pernod Ricard owned Caribbean coconut rum, is launching its global campaign ‘101 Days of #BecauseSummer’. Created and managed by global brand experience agency Huge, the campaign’s objective is to make Malibu the summer spirit brand of choice for a global millennial audience. Building on the success of Malibu’s ‘Because Summer’ platform, the campaign […]

Malibu to Abolish Bar Queues by Bringing the ‘Internet of Things’ to Clubs & Festivals

Malibu to Abolish Bar Queues by Bringing the ‘Internet of Things’ to Clubs & Festivals

Pioneering drinks brand Malibu is aiming to consign bar queues to the history books, with the launch of a ground breaking cup that will bring club and festival goers’ drinks directly to them. Featuring state-of-the-art ‘internet of things’ technology, the new ‘Coco-nect’ cups send signals to bar staff every time a fresh drink is required. […]

Malibu Brings the IoT to FMCG as it Turns Bottles into Digital Touchpoints

Malibu Brings the IoT to FMCG as it Turns Bottles into Digital Touchpoints

Malibu is looking to capitalise on consumers’ “contactless payment behaviour” by turning 40,000 of its bottles into media platforms, offering consumers access to exclusive content simply by tapping their smartphone on the bottle. Malibu is using the same technology used for contactless payments to create 40,000 ‘connected’ bottles, allowing users with Android phones and the […]