Visa and SM Champion Contactless Payments in the Philippines

Visa announced recently that SM, the Philippines’ largest chain of department stores and partner boutiques, has become the first retail group to accept contactless payments in all its establishments and affiliate stores. There will be 5,000 contactless terminals enabled across 59 SM Stores in 68 SM Supermalls in the Philippines, where cardholders can make contactless…

Seattle’s Best Coffee Launches Café Comunidad: the Best of Local Coffee from Sagada, Benguet, and Mt. Matumtum

Seattle’s Best Coffee is starting 2018 strong by acknowledging the hard work of the local farmers in Sagada, Benguet, and Matumtum. The carefully handpicked and responsibly-sourced local beans from these highlands are what gives the coffee its light, sweet, nutty coffee flavor. Seattle’s Best Coffee is offering their Café Comunidad Local coffee + Pastry pairings…

U.P. SAMASKOM Kicks Off LIVE AIDS 32

Coming off from the successful Live AIDS 31: HaLOLan, the U.P. SAMASKOM company members are back again for a brand new season of non-stop laughter! Live AIDS (Ang Istoryang Dinebelop ng SAMASKOM) or Acts, Improvisations, Dances and Songs, is an annual musical-comedy series mounted by UP SAMASKOM. It is the longest running comedy show in…

Junior Club Fun Day Continues it’s Goldi Ways!

At the mention of “kids”, innocence and purity comes to mind. The cheerful youthfulness of children is a breath of fresh air for adults around them as these youngsters have yet to experience the ups and downs of life, therefore equipping these children with the proper skills will give them a significant boost as they continue to grow…

Watsons Encourages Filipinos To Love Themselves More

Self-love is a major theme for 2018 and it’s no surprise. People are usually very busy living their lives and taking care of their loved ones that they tend to neglect themselves. We forget that our greatest love story should be with ourselves —take care of yourself and you’ll be rewarded; if you look good,…

Vivo Philippines, Ayala Malls Kick Off Partnership For Major Hoop Battle Project

Global smartphone brand Vivo and Ayala Malls have cemented their partnership with a major sports event in the Philippines in 2018. Vivo Philippines Brand Director Ms. Annie Lim, Ayalaland Malls Synergies, Inc. (AMSI) Entertainment General Manager Mr. Gabby Katigbak, AMSI President Ms. Rowena Tomeldan, and Capdase CEO Mr. Alex Fong formally seal the deal during the first Vivo V9…