Kohler Announces the Winner of the Manchester United Retail promotion

Joburg, February,12 , 2020 – Kohler Co., a global leader in the design and manufacture of kitchen and bath products, recently celebrated its 145th anniversary with a global retail promotion in partnership with Manchester United.


Since 2018, the KOHLER brand logo is being featured on the sleeves of the most iconic and best-selling club shirts, for both the men’s and women’s teams. The partnership also includes joint participation on game day activities, innovative improvements to club facilities, global sustainability and social responsibility projects.


In line with Kohler Co.’s global retail promotion, Kohler Africa hosted a promotion with the key retail stores across the continent from Kenya, Mauritius, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda. The promotion offers a chance to win the grand prize of an all-expenses paid trip for two to a Manchester United football match in England ran from June 1 to July 31, 2019.


Ronelle Badenhorst, Commercial Director, Kitchen & Bath Sub Saharan Africa, Kohler Co., is happy to announce that Pieter van der Merwe from Tanzania is the lucky winner. Mr van der Merwe will attend the Manchester United versus Manchester City match taking place at Old Trafford in March 2020. In addition, he received a hamper of co-branded Manchester United merchandise including t-shirts, water bottles, a scarf and a football.


Kohler Africa congratulates Mr van de Merwe and wishes him, together with other winners across the globe, an exciting trip.

About Kohler Africa


Kohler Africa (Pty) Ltd., a subsidiary of Kohler Co., was established in 2014 with distribution in Southern, Eastern and Western Africa. The headquarters in Johannesburg also features the first experiential Kohler Gallery showcasing high quality kitchen and bath products. Kohler Africa works with leading global architectural and design firms to create inspiring kitchen and bath projects across the region.


About Kohler Co.

Founded in 1873 and headquartered in Kohler, Wisconsin, Kohler Co. is one of America’s oldest and largest privately held companies comprised of nearly 37,000 associates. With more than 50 manufacturing locations worldwide, Kohler is a global leader in the design and innovation of kitchen and bath products; engines and power systems; tile; and owner/operator of two of the world’s finest five-star hospitality and golf resort destinations in Kohler, Wisconsin, and St. Andrews, Scotland. Kohler’s Whistling Straits golf course will host the 2020 Ryder Cup. For more details, please visit


To learn more about Kohler’s products in Africa, visit to find out more.

Kohler products are now available across all major countries of East and West Africa including Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, and Nigeria. Contact us at  or


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