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Century OOH strengthens its OOH portfolio by acquiring Ranchi Airport

28, February, 2020

Aarti Pahwa, New Delhi

This contract has further strengthened Century OOH portfolio which includes the exclusive advertising rights at 11 airports out of 17 airports in East India.


C entury OOH, one of the finest Indian OOH media owning company has begun the year on a good note. The firm has widened its kitty by acquiring the contract for the exclusive advertising rights for the Ranchi Airport. The contract with AAI has been signed for seven years.
Details of contract

This contract has further strengthened Century OOH portfolio which includes the exclusive advertising rights at 10 airports out of 17 airports in East India. This airport has been tendered for the first time for advertising purpose where the awardee will build new assets including static and digital sites.

Situated in the capital city Ranchi, Jharkhand, Birsa Munda Airport is the major operational airport in the state. It serves as a gateway to the state full of mineral resources in its girth and industries with immense business potential. There are ample opportunities to engage travellers through activations at various experiential spaces inside the airport. Work is underway to create new formats to offer the best sites to advertisers. Outside the airport, various exterior displays can be used for advertising along airport/terminal roadways such as LED billboards and unipoles.

Key Quote

Elated on the win, Shashi Kumar Chaudhary, founder, Century OOH, said, "We already had 10 airport media rights and with Ranchi, we have added another achievement to our list. So, in India, all the media rights which are sold out to different licensee. Century has got highest number of airports. East India has 17 airports, out of 17 we have got 11 airports media rights. Since we have dominance in terms of media rights, this way any advertising agency or spender can concentrate more on Century to promote their service through this Airport Out of Home (AOOH)."

"AOOH will be the mother of all media's and that's on the agenda until 2023. The company is planning to expand its business and in order to bag many more media rights. Our business of AOOH will grow drastically; gradually we are converting our airports into digital media. Airports will have traditional, digital, activation media," Chaudhary said.

Century OOH profile

Founded in 1999, Century group of companies is a leading Outdoor Media Company in Eastern India. Their success stems from the ability to provide a national network of comprehensive and customised OOH solutions to advertisers, giving them flexibility to target mass as well as niche segments. Century OOH own's exclusive advertising rights at properties like sole Advertising Rights of 714 Railway stations (including prestigious Patna Junction, considered as the 2nd Most Populous Station after Howrah in East) under Danapur Division, Sonepur Division & Samastipur Division spreading across entire Bihar & Eastern Uttar Pradesh. For consideration, this is the largest Property given by Indian railway to any Outdoor Advertisement Company. Not only that, but also offer exhaustive OOH solutions PAN India.

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