SLIM Effie Awards 2023 Lysol Sri Lanka Claims Gold Honors Marking a Historic Achievement

December 13, 2023

<p style='margin:0in;line-height:115%;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;text-align:justify;background:white;'><span style="font-size:16px;line-height:115%;color:black;">Lysol, one of Sri Lanka&rsquo;s most loved cleaning and disinfectant brands from Reckitt Benckiser, clinched a coveted Gold Award at the prestigious SLIM Effie Awards 2023. The accolade, one of the only five Gold Awards presented on the night, marks a momentous occasion for Lysol as it attests to their unmatched dominance in the cleaning and disinfectant category.</span></p>
<p style='margin:0in;line-height:115%;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;margin-top:.25in;margin-right:-4.5pt;margin-bottom:.25in;margin-left:0in;text-align:justify;'><span style="font-size:16px;line-height:115%;">Lysol Sri Lanka&apos;s award-winning campaign, &lsquo;More than a Floor&rsquo; stood out in the &nbsp;&lsquo;Home supplies &amp; Services&rsquo; category, captivating audiences with its compelling narrative that focussed on the value Lysol brings to families by fostering clean and safe homes. &lsquo;More than a Floor&rsquo; transcended mere product promotion and connected with audiences on an emotional level, delivering exceptional results despite being launched amidst Sri Lanka&apos;s challenging economic climate.&nbsp;</span></p>
<p style='margin:0in;line-height:115%;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;margin-top:.25in;margin-right:-4.5pt;margin-bottom:.25in;margin-left:0in;text-align:justify;'><span style="font-size:16px;line-height:115%;">&quot;Lysol&apos;s dominance in the market extends far beyond the quality of its products,&quot; remarked Shaminda Perera, Head Marketing at Reckitt Benckiser Lanka Ltd. &quot;The brand&apos;s ability to connect with consumers on a deeper level has consistently been the driving force behind its marketing communications, and this prestigious award reinforces that commitment.&quot;</span></p>
<p style='margin:0in;line-height:115%;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;margin-top:.25in;margin-right:-4.5pt;margin-bottom:.25in;margin-left:0in;text-align:justify;'><span style="font-size:16px;line-height:115%;">The Effie Awards are globally recognized as one of the most esteemed accolades in the marketing industry, celebrating campaigns that deliver measurable results and achieve specific marketing objectives. The prestigious award show is reputed for their emphasis on campaign effectiveness as winning campaigns are judged based on proven measurable results. With over 55+ programs spanning 125+ markets across the globe, Effie Awards employ the same stringent judging criteria in all markets which makes winning an Effie a truly global symbol of achievement.</span></p>
<p style='margin:0in;line-height:115%;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;margin-top:.25in;margin-right:-9.0pt;margin-bottom:.25in;margin-left:0in;text-align:justify;'><span style="font-size:16px;line-height:115%;">&quot;As we celebrate this momentous occasion, we extend our heartfelt gratitude to our marketing communications partners and our loyal consumers across the country,&quot; stated Thushini Ranasinghe, Brand Manager &ndash; Hygiene at Reckitt Benckiser Lanka Ltd. &quot;Their unwavering support has been instrumental in our success, particularly during challenging times.&quot;</span></p>
<p style='margin:0in;line-height:115%;font-size:15px;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;margin-top:.25in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.25in;margin-left:0in;text-align:justify;'><span style="font-size:16px;line-height:115%;">The award-winning &quot;More than a Floor&quot; campaign was brought to life by renowned marketing communications agencies Phoenix Ogilvy (Pvt) Ltd, Geometry Global (Pvt) Ltd, and Dentsu Grant Group.&nbsp;</span></p>