D2C brand Plum ropes in Mithila Palkar as brand ambassador

D2C brand Plum ropes in Mithila Palkar as brand ambassador

The actor will be the face of the brand's upcoming digital campaigns.

Mithila Palkar

Mumbai: Homegrown beauty and personal care brand Plum on Thursday announced that it has signed actor Mithila Palkar as its first-ever brand ambassador. 

Starting her acting career in 2014, Mithila is known for a wide variety of roles that she has portrayed in films and web series.  She is also a popular singer. "Being one of the most vivacious and spirited actresses, Mithila exemplifies the girl-next-door image and will appear in key Plum campaigns across digital media," said the brand in a statement.

“Plum is a youthful brand that resonates with the confident woman of today. So, onboarding a millennial youth icon like Mithila Palkar seemed to be a natural fit. She reflects Plum’s values of being honest and real," stated Plum CEO and founder Shankar Prasad. "Our association with her is a step towards strengthening the connection with our customers and reaching out to millions of more women who will emotionally associate with our brand and love using our products."

One of the fastest growing BPC brands in the online space, Plum is available on e-commerce marketplaces such as Amazon, Flipkart, Nykaa and Purplle and in over 250 towns and cities in India, through 900+ assisted retail outlets, and over 10,000 unassisted outlets, said the statement. The brand recently won the Best Vegan Cosmetics award at the PETA India’s Vegan Fashion Awards.

"I deeply resonate with the philosophy of the brand and their unique approach towards creating products which are truly good for your skin," said Mithila Palkar. "In Plum, I have found my partner, which provides an authentic, dependable, efficacious, and delightful experience in skincare. I am truly glad to be associated with them.”