Sponsors mark two-year milestone for 2012 Olympics

July 28, 2010

The sponsors of the London 2012 Olympic Games have marked the two-years to go landmark through different marketing initiatives.

There are now 34 commercial sponsors of the Games and 36 licensees who will be manufacturing and selling over 10, discount 000 individual pieces of London 2012 merchandise.

To mark the two-year milestone, salve VISA provided 70 of its VISA Team 2012 athletes to join in with the celebrations at the Olympic Park.

The watch company Omega provided the starting blocks for Michael Johnson to use in the Olympic Stadium as he sprinted around the new track.

Electronics company Panasonic had a giant screen in Trafalgar Square to celebrate the day with wide ranging initiatives taking place throughout the day.

Royal Mail has issued the latest set of London 2012 stamps featuring Olympic and Paralympic sports.