Bimbo Bakeries, ski racer team for sweepstakes
January 8, 2010
by Eric Schroeder
HORSHAM, PA. — Bimbo Bakeries USA, the official bread supplier of the U.S. Olympic Team, has teamed with ski racer Lindsey Vonn on a new on-line sweepstakes. By visiting www.Oroweat.com and www.Arnoldbakery.com visitors will have the opportunity to enter a sweepstakes to win a trip to meet Ms. Vonn at a Colorado ski resort. Other prizes include a 46” flat screen LCD TV and a fitness gaming console. In addition, visitors may create a customizable e-card featuring themselves and Ms. Vonn in one of three photo choices. The photo may then be sent via e-mail, Facebook and Twitter. In January 2009 Oroweat renewed its agreement to act as the official bread supplier of the U.S. Olympic Team. The move extended Oroweat’s relationship with the U.S. team through 2012. Oroweat first became an official supplier in 2004 and provides bread products to the U.S. Olympic training centers. Athletes sponsored by Oroweat in the past include 2008 gold medalists Shawn Johnson, Aaron Peirsol and Brendan Hansen.