Krispy Kreme is Turning 78!

The rain didn’t stop us from enjoying Krispy Kreme’s advance birthday bash with Iloilo Bloggers and friends. The popular brand behind the famous “Joy in a Box” campaign shared with us its one-of-a-kind treat to celebrate its 78th anniversary. Krispy Kreme is offering a box of 6 of its Original Glazed Doughnuts for only P78 from 7am-8pm on July 13, 2015 in participating Krispy Kreme branches all over the country.

Satisfy your sweet tooth and join in the celebration by simply downloading and registering in the Krispy Kreme mobile application and just show their digital coupon at any participating store – here in Iloilo, head straight to SM City Iloilo.

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Win Bruno Mars Concert Tickets and an All-Expense-Paid Trip to Manila

Dinagyang Bruno Mars layout

The man behind chart smashing hits like Just the Way You Are, Grenade, and Locked out of Heaven, Bruno Mars, is coming to Manila and SM Supermarket, SM Hypermarket and Savemore Market give you the chance to see the multi-awarded singer-songwriter as he performs at the Mall of Asia Arena on March 22, 2014. In the festive spirit of Dinagyang and Sinulog, selected SM Food Retail stores are giving away a pair of tickets to the Moonshine Jungle World Tour in Manila complete with roundtrip airfares and hotel accommodations to two very lucky shoppers; onefrom Cebu and one from Iloilo.

Dinagyang Bruno Mars layout

All interested customers have to do is to make a single receipt purchase worth 500 pesos to earn a raffle ticket. Fill the ticket with all required information and drop it at the designated drop boxes in the participating Cebu and Iloilo stores – SM Supermarket North Reclamation, Consolacion and Manduriao; SM Hypermarket Subangdaku, JMall and Jalandoni St.; and Savemore Market Maguikay, Canduman, E-Mall, Mactan, Parkmall, Maribago, Basak, Libertad St. and Jaro Town Square. Deadline for submission of entries is on January 31, 2014. The grand draws will be held on February 1, 2014 simultaneously at SM Supermarket in SM City Cebu and SM Supermarket Manduriao at 3pm. The lucky winners who get an unforgettable trip for two to Metro Manila have until February 15 to confirm. See the sensational musical icon Bruno Mars up close, live, and for FREE! The more you shop at SM Supermarket, SM Hypermarket and Savemore Market, the more chances of winning.

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Chieffy Caligdong – Get To Know Your Football Idol

Globe Football sa Bayan was held last February 22 to 24 in Barotac Nuevo, Iloilo with Globe sports ambassador Chieffy Caligdong at the helm. This year’s football festival’s beneficiary is the TEN MOVES campaign (The Entire Nation Moves!) which aims to raise enough resources to help build 10,000 classrooms in public schools all over the Philippines. For more information about Globe Football sa Bayan you can check  Jane’s blog.

He is not just man of the hour, but of 2012, at least in Philippine football.

Emelio “Chieffy” Caligdong has become a household name especially to sports aficionados both here and abroad. At 30, he is a certified football star, consistently scoring goals, winning matches, and driving victory for his team and beloved country. But like every expert, Chieffy started young and early in mastering the sport that catapulted his name to fame.

Chieffy Caligdong holds Globe “Football Para sa Bayan” 1

Chieffy Caligdong with Bong Esguerra, Manager for Corporate Social Responsibility and Rodellyn Manalac of Ten Moves (Ayala Foundation, Inc.)

Humble beginnings

Football came to Chieffy’s senses at the tender age of 7, where most of the kids his age are just starting to learn how to read and write. A native of Barotac Nuevo, Iloilo, Caligdong got his first international debut as a football player when he played at the 2004 Tiger Cup Qualifiers as member of the Union Manila Football Club scoring three goals, leading the first-ever victory of the Philippines in the ASEAN Football Championship against Timor-Leste.

Chieffy also played for the Philippines U-23 at the 2005 Southeast Asian Games and in the pre-SEA Games tournament where he scored against Myanmar and Timor-Leste as part of Philippine Air Force Football Club.

In the 2011 Long Teng Cup, Caligdong emerged as the top scorer in the tournament, earning him the Golden Boot trophy. A year later in the 2012 AFC Challenge Cup, Caligdong scored a goal that was named as one of his career’s best goals.

In September 2012, Chieffy scored a goal on the 34th minute in the last match of the 2012 Philippine Peace Cup versus Chinese Taipei which ended in a 3-1 score line. The Philippines got the championship title with a 3 win, no draw and no loss record. In November that same year, Chieffy scored an important goal for the Philippines in a 1-0 victory against Vietnam in the 2012 AFF Suzuki Cup. The Philippines eventually finished second in the group stage and qualified for the semi-finals with a 2 win, 1 loss record.

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Auntie Anne’s Iloilo FREE Pretzel Day

WHAT: Three’s A Treat: AA Iloilo 3rd Year Anniversary

WHEN: Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 3:00pm until 6:00pm

WHERE: Upper Ground Floor, SM City Iloilo, 5000 Mandurriao, Iloilo City, Philippines

Auntie Anne's Free Pretzel Day!

Auntie Anne’s Iloilo is celebrating its third year anniversary and to make it special they’re inviting everyone to come to their FREE Pretzel Day! It’s going to be on September 9th, Sunday at 3PM to 6PM. They want all of us to come because the longer the line, the more thrilled they will be!

For more information about this awesome event and to let Auntie Anne’s Iloilo know that you are coming, you can check out their official Facebook page here. And the event page here. See you there!

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Globe Tattoo Just Got Supercharged

The revolution starts now and it begins with Tattoo. To kick off another year of top notch innovation, Tattoo breaks barriers and overcomes limits. Tattoo gives its customers an out-of-the-box experience – Resisting limitations in reach, mediocrity in connection and uniformity in service.

Armed with unbeaten offers, Tattoo, powered by Globe sets itself apart as it becomes faster with their roll-out of the 4G network – making all services bolder and more powerful than ever. As the #1 most preferred broadband in the country, Tattoo makes sure that each service goes with every fast-paced lifestyle.

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