Here’s how your favorite brands celebrated Friendship Day

by Jeevitha Ganesh on Monday Aug 06

Friendship Day is celebrated on various dates all around the world. While most of the countries celebrated the Day on 30th July, India celebrated on August 5th(that is the first Sunday of August) this year.

For any brand, a special occasion is much welcomed to promote their products either by offering special offers or simply by engaging the potential customers.

Several brands came up with amazing Friendship Day posts this year, and we would love to share them with you.

Here’s how your favorite brands celebrated Friendship Day with their followers on Facebook-


1) Akshaya Patra Foundation


The Akshaya Patra Foundation, an NGO, which strives to eliminate classroom hunger by implementing the Mid-Day Meal Scheme in the government schools and government-aided schools came up with this engaging contest where it encouraged the followers to define ‘Friendship’. The comment with most likes would be featured on their ‘Friendship Day’post.


2) Nivea


NIVEA, a German personal care brand that specializes in body-care, wished it’s followers for Friendship Day through a post which had an offbeat Quote about Friends.


3) Laffaz


Laffaz, a Delhi-based outspoken media which aims to boast of noteworthy content, facts, and news, asked the followers to share their Friendship story. What more? The best one also had a chance to win an Amazon Gift Voucher too.


4) Sterling Holidays


Sterling Holiday Resorts which has a network of leisure resorts at some of the best holiday destinations in India, uploaded a ‘Tag your Friend’ Post. We all have that one friend who usually postpones any plan and Sterling Holidays asked the followers to tag such friends for some fun engagement.




Piktochart, a web-based infographic application which allows users to easily create infographics and visuals using themed templates, uploaded an awdorable post with a Friendship quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson.


6) Chef Bakers


The Bangalore -based bakery, which stands for delivering the most delectable bakery products to the customers, provided Coupon Codes to the followers to celebrate Friendship day.



The Mumbai-based company which offers makeup kits and cosmetic products asked the followers to celebrate Friendship day by referring a friend who in turn will receive a gift card by MyGlamm.




The Mumbai-based company which helps Retailers and Business Owners to go online, with their own e-Commerce websites and thereby enable them to start selling,  is currently running a #EasyHai Campaign. MyyShopp encouraged the followers to start a business online with their friends this Friendship Day.


9) Airtel


How can we ever forget Airtel’s #HarEkFriendZarooriHotaHai ad campaign? Well, we all are the victims of Chat Groups one way or the other. Airtel encouraged the followers to share a funny chat group story to win exciting prizes.


10) Vivo


Friendship can be between anyone and not necessarily between two hoomans. Vivo came up with an amazing campaign which encouraged the followers to adopt a pet this Friendship Day.


Did you find any interesting post by your favorite brand on Facebook? Comment below, we would love to see some more.