“We continue to create innovative ways for people to enjoy rum. The collaboration between two award-winning brands -- Tanduay and Theo & Philo – gives us a truly Filipino product we can be proud of.” ~Paul Lim, Tanduay Distillers, Inc. chief marketing officer
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
As the cacao used in making Theo, Philo & Tanduay is solely sourced in Davao, the sugarcane used for Tanduay Asian Rum Gold is sourced and harvested from Bacolod. All Tanduay products are also proudly Philippine-made.
It is in the Davao region that local chocolatier Theo & Philo sources its cacao ingredients for the production of its best-selling chocolates in Manila. Most recently, it partnered with Tanduay to come up with the Theo, Philo & Tanduay—a chocolate bar made with 65% dark chocolate filled with house-made caramel and the much-lauded Tanduay Asian Rum Gold.
In 2018, Tanduay Asian Rum Gold received the Gold award from the International Review of Spirits, the Silver award from the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, and another Silver Award from the WSWA Tasting Competition. Prior to that, it received the Gold Medal from the Monde Selection, the 3-Star Superior Taste Ward from the International Taste & Quality Institute, the Gold award from the International Review of Spirits, Beverage Testing Institute—all in 2017.
Brought to the country by the Spaniards in the 18th century, cacao has found a fertile land to grow in the Philippines. Because of our strategic location near the equator, the plant flourished and cacao plantations can now be found in Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.
Theo, Philo & Tanduay is exclusively available at the Tanduay Store at Century Park Hotel in Malate, Manila.
Saturday, October 26, 2019
In an exclusive and intimate event held at Made Nice Restaurant in Rockwell Makati, 3 innovative products Remington Infinite Protect Hair Dryer, Russell Hobbs Power Crush and Cyclofryer Plus Health Fryer has been launched last October 23, as a special day when three exciting global products have finally reached the Philippine shores and now available in the Philippines in local appliance stores and online channels.
|Remington and Russell Hobbs products available now in the Philippines|
Remington Infinite Protect Hair Dryer
|Remington Infinite Protect Hair Dryer|
Your drying experience will never be the same with the newest Infinite Protect Hair Dryer from Remington. Whether you are after a fresh blow dry or a super sleek style. The hair dryer gives you the confidence to style with the unique Infinite Protection Technology that helps protect your hair for a long lasting vibrancy and shine.
With an intelligent sensor that continuously reads your hair temperature and adjusts the heat, the hair dryer ensures your hair never rises over 85 °C. An Advanced Ceramic coated grille that transfers micro-conditioners infused with Shea Oil & U.V. filters provides extra protection to your hair as you blow dry.
|Remington Infinite Protect Hair Dryer|
The hair dryer also features 3 heat, 2 speed and true cool shot switches, 7mm and 11mm concentrators to control airflow as well as a diffuser to keep your curls looking vibrant and shiny.
- The Remington Infinite Protect Hair Dryer is now available at your nearest commercial appliance store or you may purchase online through depot.ph.
Russell Hobbs Power Crush
Russell Hobbs Power Crush
The Russell Hobbs Power Crush Blender is designed to make your juicing and blending tasks easy. With its innovative features such as a 1.5L glass jar, Quad Pro 4 Tip stainless steel blade, and its 750W peak power that blends to perfection and less noise. Imagine having your morning smoothie hassle-free made from powerful blending with quiet technology.
Russell Hobbs Power Crush
The Power Crush Blender also comes with a 500ml Tritan personal jar for your on-the-go drinks and easy clean touchpad controls with 3 speeds + Pulse with LED lights and 3x one touch smart settings. Last but definitely not the least it also has its dishwasher safe removable parts for easy washing.
- The Russell Hobbs Power Crush is now available at your nearest commercial appliance store or you may purchase online through depot.ph.
Russell Hobbs Cyclofry Plus Health Fryer
This is designed to take on a variety of different types of cooking from roasting, frying, grilling, and baking. Anything is possible with the Cyclofry Plus. With its multiple attachments like the rotating basket, rotisserie, grilling rack and kebab accessories for different uses.
You can cook everything from vegetables to kebabs and even cakes. And the best of it all, if you’re looking for a fryer that lets you cook food that keeps all of the flavor and less of the guilt, then you’ll love this Russell Hobbs product that provides a healthier alternative to your normal. Take note, it requires you no oil at all!
The Russell Hobbs Cyclofry Plus Health Fryer is now available at your nearest commercial appliance store or you may purchase online through depot.ph.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
With so much innovation to offer, Taiwan, with the help of Taiwan Excellence, is improving lives all over the world. Under its umbrella are companies and brands that provide concrete solutions to real world problems, effectively transforming the dreams of a smart future into reality.
Dubbed as the heart of Asia, Taiwan beats with a fiery passion that attracts many Filipinos. In fact, the number of Filipinos who visited the island republic increased in 2018 by 44.13% from 2017. For some, Taiwan is a food destination and picturesque views. To many others, it is the home of cutting-edge technologies and life-changing innovations.
Over the past year, Taiwan has grown into a global leader in innovation by supplying solutions to our modern problems. The value they provide is so gigantic that the Taiwanese economy lists global powerhouses such as Google, Apple, Microsoft, and IBM as part of its clientele. It's easy to get lost at the rate Taiwan churns out game-changing products. So, for those who are looking to get the best Taiwan can offer, look for the seal of the Taiwan Excellence Award.
"Products selected for the Taiwan Excellence Awards serve as shining examples for the domestic industry. Apart from the distinction, these products, and brands are also promoted by the Taiwanese government on many international stages. Taiwan Excellence works to connect people through innovation and excellence, which they can feel in their lives every day." ~Tony Lin, deputy director of the Strategic Marketing Department of the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)
The Taiwan Excellence Awards covers different products that are used in various sectors such as manufacturing, education, healthcare, transportation, e-commerce, smart living, green energy, and public service.
Real world innovations
Under its umbrella are companies and brands that provide concrete solutions to real world problems, effectively transforming the dreams of a smart future into reality.
For one, tech giant Acer has been developing a self-driving car that will usher in a new age in smart transportation. During the project, they partnered with Yulon Group, one of Taiwan's top carmakers.
In the realm of robotics, there is the TTRobotix's SeaDragon XLR, a remote-controlled robot, and submarine, that can dive 300 meters deep to aid in surveillance, rescue, or marine research.
Also updating the way we learn in the classroom, Everest Display Inc. boasts its Cloud Touch Projector. Unlike traditional projectors, the device can be used independently with its built-in Android system and a range of unique functions and features.
Revolutionizing personal hygiene is the Eleclean disinfectant spray, made of 100% pure water with no chemical additives. Housed in a compact device, the water is electrolyzed to create reactive oxygen species that are strong enough to kill most disorder-causing microorganisms, while remaining gentle so that it doesn't cause skin irritation.
To help people adjust to rising air pollution rates, Edimax created EdiGreen Airbox, a smart air quality detector with temperature and humidity sensors. It accurately measures the levels of harmful miniscule particulate matter present in the air.
A triumph in the field of smart healthcare is being developed by AmCad Biomed. Their AmCadUT Thyroid Cancer detection machine uses the power of algorithms to automatically classify thyroid tumors. According to Peter Wu, president of AmCad, the machine can analyze whether a tumor is benign or malignant. In addition, it has an average accuracy of 90 percent, 15 to 25 percent higher than that of the most superior experts.
Unparalleled excellence for the world
With so much innovation to offer, Taiwan, with the help of Taiwan Excellence, is improving lives all over the world. Later this year, Taiwan Excellence will showcase some of its great products for Filipinos to enjoy.
To experience many other wondrous innovations, Taiwan Excellence is inviting everyone to the Taiwan Expo, which will highlight Taiwan's experience and expertise in various industries such as technology, agriculture, design, medical care, education, and tourism on November 8-9 at the SMX Convention Center, Davao.
Saturday, October 12, 2019
OPPO Introduces the Reno2 Series that Helps Redefine Storytelling in the Era of Phoneography
World-leading smartphone brand OPPO will soon unveil its Reno2 Series in the Philippines, which includes the Reno2 and the Reno2 F, promising to reimagine the limits of users’ creativity by allowing everyone to be a storymaker with ease. The latest iteration of OPPO’s successful Reno series is equipped with a slew of video shoot-enhancing features, including a 48MP quad camera setup, 20x digital zoom, Ultra Dark Mode feature allowing users to enjoy ultra-clear night shots, and the Ultra Steady Video that lets users take exceptionally clear and smooth videos.
Reno Series Driving Creativity
The OPPO Reno story began with the release of the first Reno Series early this year. The series is tailor-made to empower young creative pioneers who break boundaries to express themselves. To bring that to life, the Reno Collective was formed to inspire budding Filipino artists from different facets of art to create more. The first Reno Collective headliners were composed of Treb Monteras II and Dex Fernandez for visual arts, Daryl & Andre Chang for fashion, and IV of Spades for music.
The upcoming OPPO Reno2 Series will take the vision a step further as it welcomes the emergence of videos becoming the new photos. The new OPPO Reno2 series focuses on the field of phoneography, enabling everyone to be a storymaker as it allows them to share a slice of their daily life creatively. With the Reno2 series, everyone is empowered to tell their own stories with more depth as the new series delivers stellar phoneography features.
Anyone is a Storymaker with the OPPO Reno2 Series
OPPO has always been widely known for being a leader in mobile photography. This time it introduces yet another innovation as it elevates the smartphone phoneography experience with its latest Reno2 series offering. The new Reno2 series will also be the brand’s first-ever handset to feature a quad camera setup. With this innovation, it provides a powerful toolkit for seeing things differently from all viewpoints allowing users to capture remarkable moments in both photos and videos.
The quad camera provides a full focal length imaging system, offering a 20x Digital Zoom, ultra-wide-angle lens, and more. Three lenses of varying focal lengths will work in unison to create a unique 5x Hybrid Zoom effect from ultra-wide angle to telephoto, which will fuse image technology to ensure a smooth and seamless zoom transition. The ultra-wide angle lens will provide an impressive 116° perspective, for a bigger canvas to better express yourself. Additionally, the Reno2 also offers 20x digital zoom - a first in smartphone phoneography; enabling users to capture what’s beyond the unimaginable distance.
The Reno2’s Ultra Dark Mode and Reno2 F’s Ultra Dark Mode 2.0 covers an entire range of different night scenes, including bright city districts and dimly lit country nights to name a few. Even if light levels measure below 1 lux, it can elevate your photos through hardware network-optimized AI noise reduction.
As one of the leaders in Hybrid Image Stabilization technology, the Reno2 Series’ Ultra Steady Video brings exceptionally clear and smooth video shots. Approaching the quality level of purpose-built action camera, the Reno2 Series is able to keep up in capturing moments even in exciting and high-action situations.
Reno2 F on the other hand promises equally stellar photography and phoneography experience with a quad camera that’s equipped with a 48MP Main + 8MP Wide + 2MP Filter + 16MP Front Camera.
The Reno2 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G that guarantees smoother performance that is even boosted with its 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. While the Reno2 F is powered by MediaTek Helio P70 that gives the user a superior smartphone performance that seamlessly work greater with its 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal capacity. Both units are enhanced with the VOOC 3.0 technology that ensures faster charging time yet longer-lasting use with its 4,000 mAh battery capacity.
OPPO Introduces the OPPO ENCO Q1
OPPO Introduces the OPPO ENCO Q1
Innovation continues as OPPO is also set to unveil its first wireless noise canceling headphones, the OPPO ENCO Q1, together with the Reno2 Series smartphones in the Philippines. The latest addition to the OPPO portfolio takes a bigger leap on technology advancement beyond the handsets.
OPPO ENCO Q1 will enable you to enter into the world of quiet. The noise reduction technology designed by the OPPO acoustics team cancels out all external noise for an uninterrupted listening experience. 3 types of immersive audio effects and up to 22-hour standby time will deliver a full immersive entertainment experience that’s truly unmatched.
The newest Reno2 series and the first-ever OPPO ENCO Q1 will be launched in the Philippines on Oct. 17 and will officially be available on the same month. Further information will be released soon on the price and availability of these products.
To know more about the new OPPO Reno2 series and OPPO Enco Q1, visit the website www.oppo.com/ph or check the official Facebook page at www.facebook.com/OPPOPH.
OPPO is a leading global smart device brand. Since launching its first smartphone - “Smiley Face” - in 2008, OPPO has been in relentless pursuit of the synergy of aesthetic satisfaction and innovative technology, Today, OPPO provides customers with a wide range of smart devices spearheaded by the Find and Reno series, ColorOS operating system, as well as internet services such as OPPO Cloud and OPPO+.
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Conceived as a drive-in hotel in its early years, Hotel DreamWorld readies itself to expand more due to its growing number of walk-in guests. The state-of-the-art flagship hotel presents newly furnished rooms for vacation and business purposes, clean and well-lit indoor swimming pool, and function rooms suited for casual and corporate gatherings.
Hotel DreamWorld made another milestone with the Grand launch of its most-awaited flagship branch on September 27, 2019 at Hotel DreamWorld, North Avenue EDSA, Quezon City.
“As the premium branch, our hotel offers like any other three, four or five-star hotel. If you want to take a quick dip to beat the summer heat or to just relax and feel comfortable, we got your back with our indoor pool. I’m proud to say that our amenities are on par or maybe even better with other hotels as well. As part of our hotel’s innovation, Hotel DreamWorld Las Piñas and Cubao branches will receive certain improvements to further indulge the guest’s experience in our hotels. Also, we are targeting other areas wherein we could build next chain of our hotels, patterned with this premium branch dedicated for high quality of service.” ~Mr. Rodrigo Masangcay, Managing Director of Hotel DreamWorld
The event was highlighted by a Press Conference for all the media partners and later capped off with a tour showcasing the hotel’s amenities and services. On the other hand, a motorcade was simultaneously conducted along EDSA to distribute Hotel DreamWorld merchandise items and promo cards.
Retaining its unique room atmosphere of dream-like getaways, 24-hour food and beverage service as well as highly-trained and motivated staff members. Hotel DreamWorld will continue to serve with top-of-the-line services and amenities to its valued guests.
Surely, this is a big step forward in attaining new goals and setting new standards. So what are you waiting for? We suggest you take take on this new experience only with Hotel DreamWorld!
For more details about Hotel DreamWorld and for room reservations just visit www.hoteldreamworld.ph or contact 09124133333.
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