The concept of brand endorsements by celebrities has become a rage in the world, every big company wants to sign top celebrities as their brand ambassador. This is because it is a profitable marketing strategy as the brand uses the celebrity’s glamour and popularity to market their products and services. Having a global celebrity will help the company reach its target audience.
Which is why celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, that have a foothold in the global audience are always in demand by both Indian and international brands. Priyanka Chopra Jonas is an Indian actress, model, singer and recently a film producer. Priyanka is one of the highest paid actresses in the country and has also won the world renowned pageant, Miss World in 2000.
The actress has won many awards and accolades such as Filmfares, National Film Awards and was also honored with Padma Shri by the Indian Government. According to Forbes, Priyanka Chopra is in the list of The 100 most influential people in the world. Priyanka is known for work in movies such as 7 Khoon Maaf, Barfi, Mary Kom, Dil Dhadakne Do, Kaminey, Bajirao Mastani, The Sky is Pink, The White Tiger, etc.
She is also played the role of a main character in the American thriller series Quantico. Besides her acting career, Priyanka has released three singles, given her vocals for songs in the movie and has also producer some well-known movies.
The actress is known to charge over 5 crore and even Rs. 2 crores for an Instagram post for brand promotion. The brand value of the actress is estimated to be Rs. 2.65 billion, with a net worth of $50 million in 2021.
The actress has endorsed brands such as Bumble, Pepsi, Pantene, Nokia, Assam Tourism, Garnier, TAG Heuer, Nirav Modi, Appy Fizz, UNICEF, Beats by Dre, Schmitten Luxury Chocolates, Lux, Xpert Dish Wash, Colgate, Pro-Ease, Hero MotoCorp, Josco, LYF Smart Phones, Idea Spice Phones, Marvel Tea Yellow, Q Linq, Ponds, Bru, Rajnigandha silver pearls, Blenders pride, Nikon, Sunsilk, Asmi, J Hampstead, Unnati Fortune among others.
Lets look at the List of the brands endorsed by Priyanka Chopra
Appy Fizz is a carbonated apple juice brand that is under Parle Agro. The company introduced Appy Fizz in 2005 after the success of the Appy another apply juice brand popular in India. Parle Agro launched a similar drink Grappo Fizz a carbonated grape juice, which failed because of a campaign.
Appy Fizz is also manufactured and marketed in countries like Bangladesh by Global Beverage Co Ltd. under license from Parle Agro. Priyanka became the brand ambassador of the brand in 2016 and has appeared in many ad commercial endorsing the brand.
Parle Agro came up with a multimedia campaign featuring Priyanka and the South Indian star Jr. NTR in order to create a tremendous buzz among the current generation. With Priyanka endorsing Appy Fizz, the brand has repositioned itself very bold, memorable and a cult brand.
Nirav Modi Jewels
Nirav Modi was one of the top luxury diamond jeweler known for its diamond studded jewelry. The brand was known for its collection of bracelets, earrings, necklaces, pendates, rings, etc.
At the time Priyanka was made the brand ambassador she said that, “My association with Nirav Modi is like meeting of minds in many ways. We are both proud of our Indian heritage and are also united by the idea of bringing a modern Indian to the global forefront.”
Priyanka became the brand ambassador and has appeared in an ad commercial along with actor Siddhrath Malhotra, but terminated her three year contact in the light of the allegations of financial fraud against Nirav Modi.
Bumble is an American social media company that is known for its online dating app that facilitates communication between interested users. One of the most unique feature of the app is that in heterosexual matches, only the female users can make the first contact with matched male users, while in same sex matches both can send a message first.
The company was founded by Whitney Wolfe Herd and is a competitor to Tinder another dating app in the Indian and international market. As of 2021, the app has over 42 million monthly users across 150 countries and is valued at $1billion according to Forbes.
Priyanka not only endorses the app but also acts as a partner, advisor, and investor of the company. With the help of Priyanka, Bumble has expanded in the country and has also made women feel safe using dating apps in India. Commenting on her investment in the company the actress said that "I've always believed that investing in women is key to social transformation and economic growth.”
Pantene is a world famous brand of hair care products that are owned by Procter and Gamble. The company was originally started in 1945 by Hoffmann La Roche. Pantene was purchased by Procter and Gamble in 1985 in order to compete in the Beauty products market.
The brand is known for its products such as 2-in-1 shampoo and conditioning formula like Pantene Pro-V. Priyanka became the company’s global brand ambassador, making her the first Indian actor to represent the brand globally.
In an interview the actress said that she is excited to be the new global ambassador for Pantene. She also added that the brand is a favorite around the world and she loves that Pantene celebrates and advocates that being strong is beautiful.
Garnier is one of the top cosmetics brands that belongs to the French cosmetic conglomerate L’Oreal. The brand is known for hair and skin care products and has so far branded its image as a healthy beauty expert by providing nature based solutions to combat pollution, acne UV and fatigue.
The company sells its products in numerous countries worldwide with products targeting for different skin types and cultures. Priyanka was the brand ambassador of Garnier and has been featured in commercials endorsing the Garnier Light Ultra Intense Fairness Moisturizer in both the print and television campaign.
But over past years priyanka has expressed her regret over appearing in adverts for skin-lightening cosmetics. In an interview, priyanka called the ponds and garnier fairness endorsements to be one of her profound regrets and apologized for the same.
The Colgate Palmolive Limited is an American company which is a leader in India when it comes to scientifically proven oral care products. The company is known for its products its wide range of products such as toothbrushes, dental floss, tooth powder, mouthwash and other specialized range of dental therapies.
The Colgate Palmolive India Ltd was initially incorporated in 1937. Priyanka Chopra became Colgate brand ambassador and has also been featured in it campaigns and ads endorsing its Colgate Active Salt Neem's toothpaste that recommends proper oral care.
Eric Jumbert the marketing director of Colgate-Palmolive (India) Limited said that the company found the actress to be the perfect fit to be the company’s brand ambassador as she has inspiring personality and global superstar who embodies our brand values so well.
LYF Smart Phones
LYF pronounced as Life is is one of the top mobile companies in India. Also known as Reliance LYF, the Indian smartphone manufacturer has its headquarters based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The company is a subsidiary of Jio which is owned by Reliance Industries.
LYF has also became the country’s fifth largest smartphone player and the second largest LTE phone supplier. The company signed Priyanka Chopra as it brand ambassador for LYF smartphones in 2016.
The actress has been a part of many multimedia campaigns. The company made a commercial featuring Priyanka showcasing the newest smartphone, LYF Earth 2. The actress also tweeted an ad for the phone, where she is seen explaining the features of the device in the most natural way.
Schmitten Luxury Chocolates
Schmitten Chocolates is a surat based chocolate brand that is owned by Rajhans Group. The brand has grown to become one of the well-known names in the luxury chocolate business. With the brands such as Schmitten and Hoppits, Rajhans group has got a turnover Rs 300 crore in just four years of its launch.
Luxury Chocolates are available in dark and milk chocolates with seven different variants. The company is planning to expand it and is expecting sales worth Rs 1,000 crore from chocolates.
Which is why the group choose Priyanka as the brand ambassador for the schmitten brand. The actress has appeared in many of its commercials endorsing its luxury chocolates.
The Assam state government signed an agreement with the international star Priyanka Chopra to become a brand ambassador for Assam tourism in 2016. The actress was featured in the Awesome Assam Campaign which showcased the actress exploring and enjoying her stay while attending a friend’s wedding in Assam.
The Awesome Assam campaign was launched in 2017 by the Assam Tourism board in order to boost the tourism sector in the state. The campaign focused on the one-horned rhino, Assam Tea and the mighty Brahmaputra.
Xpert Dish Wash
Xpert is a dishwash brand that is owned by RSPL Group. The brand has a history of television advertisements that portray how its products have made the life of homemakers easier. The brand signed Priyanka Chopra as its brand ambassador and with the help of priyanka the brand wants to attract more customers and make it reach its target audience.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is Priyanka Chopra?
Priyanka Chopra Jonas is one of the most popular an Indian actress, model, singer and recently a film producer.
What is the brand value of Priyanka Chopra?
The brand value of Priyanka Chopra is estimated to be Rs. 2.65 billion.
What are the main brands endorsed by Priyanka Chopra?
The main brands endorsed by Priyanka Chopra are Bumble, Assam Tourism, Garnier, Nirav Modi, Appy Fizz, Xpert Dish Wash, Colgate, LYF Smart Phones, Schmitten Luxury Chocolates, Pantene, etc.
What are the other brands endorsed by Priyanka Chopra?
The other brands endorsed by Priyanka Chopra are Pepsi, Nokia, TAG Heuer, UNICEF, Beats by Dre, Lux, Pro-Ease, Hero MotoCorp, Josco, Idea Spice Phones, Marvel Tea Yellow, Q Linq, Ponds, Bru, Rajnigandha silver pearls, Blenders pride, Nikon, Sunsilk, Asmi, J Hampstead, Unnati Fortune among others.
How much does Priyanka Chopra charge for brand endorsement?
Priyanka Chopra is known to charge over Rs. 2 crores for an Instagram post for brand promotion.
What is the net worth of Priyanka Chopra?
The net worth of Priyanka Chopra is over $50 million as of 2021.
From being crowned as the Miss World to getting married to Nick Jonas, the actress been the face for various brands worldwide. Priyanka Chopra is currently one the most talked about Indian people in the world as she has established a food hold in the Hollywood by playing lead roles in top rated movies. Priyanka is also the second highest most followed Indian on social media platform after Virat Kohli.
Another reason for her being in demand in the advertising world is that the actress has earned a name for herself in the world with hard work and perseverance which are key requirement for a brand ambassador. The global fame has led the actress to work with many Indian and international brands, ranging from gadget to cell phone to cosmetic products to watches and with the current pace of her growing popularity the list is bound to get longer.