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Coca-Cola to Release Special-Edition BTS Cans at the End of July

At the end of this month, Coca-Cola will launch special-edition cans featuring the members of BTS.

The brand made the announcement on social media, unveiling a promotional video showing seven different cans and bottles, each depicting a different member of BTS. To go along with their respective can, each member will have their own color that best represents their personality. Green will be for J-Hope, orange for Jimin, blue for Jin, red for Jungkook, pink for RM, mint for Suga and purple for V.

The catch? The special packaging will only be available for purchase in convenience stores and supermarkets in South Korea. Many international fans have been requesting Coca-Cola to release the special-edition products globally, but as of now, there hasn’t been an official statement about whether the cans and bottles will be made available anywhere outside of South Korea.

Coca-Cola launched a similar campaign with Romanian singer INNA just two weeks ago. In a video uploaded to Facebook, INNA announced that she would appear on four different Coke Zahar (Coke Zero) cans, which fans could Shazam and hear new songs. The cans were only made available in Romania, leading to her international fans requesting a global distribution as well.

Noul album INNA, exclusiv pe dozele de Coca-Cola Zero Zahar

It’s here and it’s cool! Literally ? I’m so exciteeed! ?? Noul meu album e ready si il poti asculta in exclusivitate pe dozele de Coca-Cola Zero Zahar! Scaneaza cu Shazam & press play! ??More info about this album sooon! So stay tuned!

Posted by INNA on Thursday, July 5, 2018

 

BTS’s special release comes after the group became brand ambassadors for Coca-Cola in June, just in time for its 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia campaign, which included BTS’s appearance in a commercial with Korean actor Park Bo Gum.

What do you think about the special-edition BTS Coca-Cola cans? Do you think there will be a global release? Tweet us at @CelebMix!

Written by Michele Mendez

My name is Michele Mendez and I am a student at Temple University studying Media Studies and Production. I like to write about all things pop culture, but I especially love covering K-pop. #ARMY Have a story idea? Contact me: [email protected] / [email protected] TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, & FACEBOOK: @michmendezmedia