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Walton hands over Tk10 lakh to fridge customer

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Published: 11:24, 24 June 2020   Update: 15:18, 26 July 2020
Wazed Ali became a millionaire after purchasing a Walton refrigerator. The cheque of Tk 10 lakh had been handed over to him.

Wazed Ali became a millionaire after purchasing a Walton refrigerator. The cheque of Tk 10 lakh had been handed over to him.

M Mahfuzur Rahman: Wazed Ali, a tailor from Gazipur, became a millionaire after he had purchased a Walton refrigerator under the ongoing offer titled ‘I will be million once again’ of the local brand’s nationwide ‘Digital Campaign Season-7.’

Walton is conducting ‘Digital Campaign’ across the country to accelerate the initiative of building customer database for delivering online based swift and best after sales service. Under Season-7, a customers is likely to get Tk.1 million (10 lakh) through purchasing any model of fridge, washing machine or microwave oven from Walton plaza, distributor outlet and E-Plaza across the country. Besides, customers will get sure cash vouchers worth of maximum Tk 1 lakh. Customers will enjoy the benefits until June 30, 2020.

On Tuesday (June 23, 2020), a cheque of Tk10 lakh was officially handed over to Wazed Ali at Walton's distributor showroom 'Haji Electronics' in Kaliakair. District Awami League Joint-General Secretary Shikder Mosharraf Hossain, Walton Executive Director Yusuf Ali, Zonal Head Masud Sohel, Haji Electronics' three proprietors Shah Alam, Khorshed Alam and Mahbub Alam were present on the occasion.

Wazed Ali said, on June 10, 2020, he purchased a 218 liter refrigerator worth of Tk.27,300 from Hazi Electronics. He received a SMS in his mobile phone number from Walton with the notification of getting Tk 10 lakh cash on registration of the fridge.

Ali, hailed from Jaldhaka of Nilphamari, is now living at Dakkhin Panshail under Kashimpur of Gazipur with his two kids and readymade garments (RMG) worker wife Mazeda Begum. At the age of six, he lost his right eye in an incident.

Thanking Walton, Ali said, ‘This is the first time I've received a gift from a company. I intend to spend the rest of my life in village by farming cattle with the money awarded from Walton.’

Shikder Mosharraf Hossain said that Walton has brought revolution in electronics products in Bangladesh. The company has gained popularity with standard products and services. As a Bangladeshi company, Walton has now become a national pride. Walton has stood by people in many ways even during the Corona epidemic. This programme proves that Walton keeps its promises given to the customers.

Sources said, Walton is producing and marketing refrigerators with the latest technology and features based on the tastes, demands, needs and purchasing power of customers worldwide. Strong Research and Development (R&D) team is working with skilled and talented engineers from home and abroad.

Walton has over 150 models of frost, non-frost refrigerators, freezers and beverage coolers in the local market. Frost refrigerators include attractively designed glass doors and BSTI's 'Five Star' energy rated refrigerators with extensive energy saving inverter technology. Refrigerators run smoothly without stabilizers. Prices range from Tk.10,990 to Tk.69,900.

Walton refrigerators received several standard certifications at national and international level, including BSTI’s ‘Five Star’ energy rating, ISO, OHSAS, EMC, CB, ROHS, SASO, ESMA, ECHA, G-Mark, E-Mark etc. Walton made refrigerators are being exported to different countries as well.

Walton offers a one-year replacement facility in the fridge along with 12-year guarantee on the compressor. There are 74 service centers across the country to provide fast and best after-sales service.

Dhaka/M Mahfuzur Rahman/Nasim