Lindt Chocolate Adds a
Sweet Touch to the SAG Awards®
The 25th Annual SAG Awards will be simulcast live
Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019 at 8 p.m. (ET) on TNT and TBS
LOS ANGELES (Dec. 18, 2018) – Premium Swiss chocolatier Lindt, a holiday favorite, has been named the Official Chocolate Confectionary for the 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards®, the show’s executive producer Kathy Connell announced today. Lindt’s participation in the SAG Awards® honors the year’s best performances, celebrates the show’s Silver Anniversary, and recognizes the charitable work of actors and the SAG-AFTRA Foundation. The 25th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards will be simulcast live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT.
Nominees and guests at the SAG Awards® will find Lindt LINDOR milk chocolate truffles, presented in their distinctive red wrappers, on the dinner tables. Each table also will offer two gold gift boxes of LINDOR assorted truffles.
“Every LINDOR truffle embodies the passion and expert craftsmanship of the Lindt Master Swiss Chocolatiers,” says Jamin Hemenway, VP of Marketing. “We are honored to be part of the SAG Awards Silver Anniversary celebrations.”
Additionally, Lindt will make a donation to the SAG-AFTRA Foundation to support its work providing vital assistance to SAG-AFTRA professionals while serving the public at large through its signature children’s literacy program, Storyline Online. The Foundation’s programs for members include emergency financial and medical assistance, educational workshops, panels and classes nationwide.
About Lindt & Sprüngli
With more than 170 years of history and Swiss tradition, Lindt & Sprüngli is a global leader in the premium chocolate category, offering high quality products in more than 120 countries. Lindt & Sprüngli operates 12 production facilities in Europe and the United States and employs more than 14,000 worldwide. Lindt Chocolate USA operates more than 50 retail stores in the U.S. and maintains wide distribution through extensive retail and wholesale channels.