Dublin, Ireland – 30th March 2011
Meteor today announced it’s participation in Facebook Deals, a new feature offering people special discounts when they check in using Facebook Places on their mobile in Ireland. To celebrate Meteor’s involvement in this new offering , Meteor will offer €5 free phone credit to the first 250 customers who check in at one of its 43 stores nationwide. The offer goes live this Friday, 1st of April.
Facebook Deals works by harnessing the power of your mobile phone by finding nearby deals using Facebook Places. This gives people another chance to get more value from businesses they visit or are near to.
Meteor’s, Dee Currid, marketing communications manager said, “Meteor, your social network, has always embraced online and we are lucky to have a fantastic community of Meteor customers on our Facebook page. Having just reached the 40,000 active Facebook fan mark in Ireland, we are glad to be able to give something back to our loyal community and hope that as many people as possible will avail of Meteor’s ongoing special deals. As always, it is important for Meteor to continue providing the best blend of technology and value for our customers.“
Meteor has enjoyed much success on Facebook and was one of the first companies in Ireland to launch an online shop as well as offering its customers the chance to top up on the social networking site. In 2010 Meteor was also awarded the Irish web award for the category of “Best Facebook page” for a business in Ireland.
Meteor now has over 40,255 fans on Facebook www.facebook.com/meteor since it’s launch last April.