This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS - See his portfolio and get alerts BEFORE every trade. Learn more NOW!

GLG Life Tech Corporation Announces Launch Of First AN0C(TM) National Advertising Campaign

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 17, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GLG Life Tech Corporation (Nasdaq:GLGL) (TSX:GLG) ("GLG" or the "Company"), the vertically integrated leader in the agricultural and commercial development of high quality stevia, announces a progress update on its China joint venture AN0C. The Company is pleased to announce that AN0C launched the first national advertising campaign in China on March 16 to support the launch of the AN0C TM brand and its first six products.

AN0C TM's first advertising campaign is on CCTV, China's only national TV station. The time slots for the AN0C TM commercials are immediately after the national news which runs from 7:00 to 7:30pm. This has national coverage and is the best advertisement available for both company branding as well as product branding. There are only fourteen slots available during this peak viewing time and it is usually very difficult for a company to secure a spot given high viewership yet GLG was successful in securing one of these slots.  The average rating of the national news is estimated at 22% which is the highest rating among all of the daily programs on CCTV. Advertising first on CCTV was determined by AN0C company marketing executives to be the best choice to build both the company as well as product brand and to stimulate initial consumer demand for AN0C TM products.

The commercials communicate the important brand promises of AN0C TM products which are great tasting, better-for-you products that are all naturally sweetened with stevia and contain zero or low calories. You do not have to sacrifice taste for calories with AN0C TM products and they are sweetened with the natural sweetness contained in the stevia leaf. 

GLG also plans in the future to launch additional advertising campaigns in several major provincial satellite TV stations which would cover south, central and north China markets. AN0C management see the goal of provincial campaigns to first and foremost increase sales and secondly to support additional company and product branding.

1 of 3

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Try it NOW
Only $9.95
Try it NOW
14-Days Free
Try it NOW

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG

Markets

DOW 18,288.63 +155.93 0.86%
S&P 500 2,117.39 +12.89 0.61%
NASDAQ 5,008.0960 +44.5690 0.90%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs