Delhi Daredevils have announced courier and logistics firm DTDC as their official logistics partner.
DTDC will deliver and oversee the entire back-end logistics operations for the Delhi franchisee and in return, benefit from the brand visibility by the way of logo placed on the lead trouser of the team.
Delhi Daredevil team CEO Hemant Dua said, “We are happy to welcome DTDC on board the DD family. To have a top-notch logistics partner is a crucial part of a successful team. With DTDC on board, we will have great support for all our movements during the season.”
DTDC executive director Abhishek Chakraborty added, “DTDC is looking forward to being a part of the Delhi Daredevils campaign as they look to end their silverware drought. The tournament is a celebration of the cricket-crazy spirit of Indians, and DTDC wanted to be a part of this celebration of the sport’s ultimate carnival. Furthermore, we aim to reach out to a wider customer base and strengthen our connection with the loyal fans of the team from the capital and its surrounding regions.”
With DTDC, the team’s total sponsor tally reaches 13 with brands including Daikin (title), Nature Fresh, Suzuki Gixxer (Principal), Jio, Nerolac, Air India, GMR, JSW (associate), Coca-Cola, Tic-Tac, The Lalit, and T10 Sports (partners).
DTDC for the IPL 2017 has been the official logistics partner of now defunct Gujarat Lions side.
The 2018 squad, led by skipper Gautam Gambhir, includes Chris Morris, Glenn Maxwell, Amit Mishra, Naman Ojha, Colin Munro and youngsters like Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant and U-19 WC winning captain Prithvi Shaw. DD will play their first match against host Kings XI Punjab at PCA Stadium in Mohali, Punjab on Sunday 8th April.