“Built for life,” is the advertising slogan for thermal flask producer Stanley, and it seems one TikTok user has proved that time.
A TikTok video showing to point out a Stanley tumbler withstanding a car fire comparatively unscathed has gone viral, and the corporate has gotten a lot publicity it has promised to purchase the not-so-unlucky car proprietor a substitute automobile.
The viral video was uploaded on Wednesday by Danielle, who goes by the username @danimarielttering, and has generated nearly 60 million views. The video reveals the within of the lady’s scorched Kia which was ruined by a fire the day before today, however options a near-pristine Stanley tumbler amid the damage.
Stanley’s tumblers, in line with the corporate’s web site, can hold chilly drinks chilly for as much as 12 hours and iced for as much as 48 hours, though it doesn’t point out fire survival.
Danielle’s bronze-colored tumbler is seen in good situation with just a few ash and particles on its cowl, despite the blaze the previous day that seems to have destroyed the car’s inside.
“Thirsty after you catch on fire? @Stanley 1913 is like no problem I gotchu,” she wrote within the caption of the video.
The TikTok user then plucks the tumbler out of the car holder and provides it a little shake to remarkably reveal the sound of ice inside. “Still has ice in it,” she remarks.
“Imma need Stanley to start making cars,” wrote one poster jokingly, whereas others started calling on Stanley to sponsor the lady or give her free merchandise.
With the video producing hundreds of thousands of views, the corporate responded with a video of its personal, posting the viral video to its TikTok web page on Thursday stitched with a video from Terence Reilly, Stanley’s international president.
“Thanks for sharing your video, and it really goes to show that our Stanleys are built for life because [of] what it went through with you,” Reilly stated. “I couldn’t think of a better example of our product’s quality.”
He famous how firm officers had been studying messages on TikTok calling for the lady to be given some free products.
“Well, we’re going to send you some Stanleys, but there’s one more thing,” Reilly stated. “We’ve never done this before, and we’ll probably never do it again, but we’d love to replace your vehicle. So, check your DM’s for details, thanks be safe, cheers.”
Danielle responded to the provide in one other TikTok video on Friday thanking the corporate.
“Wow… I have seen the president of Stanley’s video, I almost passed out,” she stated. “That is loopy I can’t consider they’re going to purchase me a car, I imply the Stanley was the only thing that survived the car fire.”
“It’s in the garage, I’m going to save it as a memento,” she stated of her tumbler. “I feel so, so grateful, and I feel blessed beyond belief.”