October 7, 2022 6:37 p.m.
Everyone’s invited as SM Supermalls throws an exceptional supersized party this October with Super Month– a month-long spectacle filled with surprises for kids and kids-at-heart.
“This year’s Super Month strives to bring out the SUPER in everyone. As we celebrate our beloved Tatang’s, Mr. Henry Sy Sr., birth month, we will dedicate the Super Month not just to the kids but to the whole family as we create memorable play dates and offer supersized deals that each of them will enjoy,” said SM Supermalls President Steven Tan.
The whole month of October is all about exciting shopping and dining deals, fabulous treats, and superb experiences from your favorite brands in your favorite SM mall.
Super Spots: Check out the coolest places for the ‘gram
SM will be decorating its entrances, activity areas, and events halls with eye-popping, bright, and colorful installations fit for a Super Month. Don’t forget to take snaps for your Facebook, film a couple of IG reels, or create a TikTok video with the coolest backdrops at your nearest SM mall. Plus, there will be special AR filters specially made for the Super Month so don’t miss it forda content!
Super Play: Embrace the child in you!
Play time will always be fun at SM. And because it’s Super Month, play, explore, and learn all you want with these activities for you and your kids.
Whether they are aspiring to be the next social media superstar or celebrity, kids will gain the spotlight at the SM SuperKids Centerstage. To join, moms and dads must record a video of their kids aged 12 and below in the mall. The video should be uploaded to Tiktok with the hashtags #SuperKidsAtSM and #SM<their preferred SM mall>. The three most liked videos per mall will win P3,000-worth of SM shopping money.
Kids can also take a break from their gadgets with the on-ground Kids Playdate Project. Lots of off-screen interactive and experiential activities are in store for a fun and memorable play date at SM.
And on October 31, get ready for a spook-tacular display of creativity and confidence at the Super Kids Halloween Contest. Kids aged 12 and below can join the parade dressed as their favorite superhero, fantasy, or scary character. To join, just register online with P1,000 worth of receipts from any of SM Supermalls’ tenants. The three most creative and spooky kids in costume will receive P5,000, P3,000, and P2,000.
Of course, as pets are part of the family, they also get a fair share of the limelight with the Super Furbabies Halloween PAWrade. By registering online with P1,000 worth of SM tenant receipts, furbabies can join the parade dressed in super festive costumes at any SM mall. The top three furbabies will win P5,000, P3,000, and P2,000 worth of shopping money from SM.
Super Deals: Shop, dine, and get entertained ‘til you drop
And what’s an SM celebration without Super Deals? From October 1 to 31, tons of super-sized surprises, deals, and promos await lucky SM shoppers!
Have a fun time shopping, dining, entertaining, and indulging in wellness treatments with the month-long SM BOGO Deals from 10 to 15 participating stores weekly. Also, your favorite hangout places at SM will be offering these deals below:
- SM Bowling Center
- 20% off on a Bowling Game
- P799 One-hour Unlimited Bowling Game
- Free shoe rental for every 1,000-single receipt purchase from any SM affiliate and tenant
- SM Skating
- 20% off on Skating Admission for the 2-Hour Passes for every 1,000-single receipt purchase from any SM affiliate and tenant
- SM Foodcourt
- Get a free Coke in can for every rice meal purchased with a Coca-Cola drink
Mark your calendars for the Super 10.10 Sale! Shop ‘til you drop on this one-day sale extravaganza on October 10 in all SM Store branches nationwide. And, if you are an SMAC cardholder, you are entitled to an exclusive discount from select brands as well as a Super SMAC Giveaway on October 17 to 27. Just use your advantage card when you shop and win 1M SMAC points for every P2,000 worth of purchase.
Another highlight of this year’s festivities is the Founder’s Week also known as Tatang’s Week from October 11 to 16. Enjoy supersized and #AweSM deals across all SM malls as we celebrate the birthday of Mr. Henry Sy Sr.
And get your carts ready for the Super Charge 3-Day Sale from October 28 to 31! Shop as early as October for holiday gifts and grab amazing discounts and promos from your favorite brands at SM.
All these and more at SM Supermalls Super Month! So, what are you waiting for? Enjoy super deals, super eats, and super treats this October at the SM mall near you!
For more information about Super Month, check out https://gosm.link/SuperMonthMEDIA
or visit @smsupermalls on all social media platforms.
Satisfy your cravings with these best-selling Nanyang drinks
September 15, 2023 3:30 p.m.
Nanyang isn’t only known for its Laksa Prawn, Cheesy Chicken Chop Noodles and Singapore’s best selling Hainanese Chicken Rice and Kopi.
It also has several best-selling drinks to whet your appetite and satisfy your sweet tooth, such as Iced Teh Melaka, Kopi Jelly Milk Tea, Milo Dinosaur and Kopi O.
Head over to your nearest Nanyang branches nationwide.
USA back on top; Germany takes Top 3 spot in FIBA World Ranking
September 15, 2023 1:28 p.m.
MIES (Switzerland) – The recent completion of the prestigious FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 has produced some eye-catching positive climbs in the latest FIBA World Ranking Men, presented by Nike.
USA reclaim pole position with 786.6 points after benefiting from their consistency at major tournaments over the last three summers. Finishing in fourth place at the FIBA Basketball World Cup where they outperformed former number one nation Spain, their run to the Semi-Finals came off the back of winning an Olympic title at Tokyo in 2021 and also taking bronze at the FIBA AmeriCup 2022.
Recently crowned FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 champions Germany have another slice of history to enjoy as they step into the top three of the rankings for the very first time after moving up a massive eight places and onto 759.7 points. Their stunning success made all the more incredible because of the fact they made the journey to the top step of the podium without tasting defeat.
Canada also have another reason to celebrate too, with their maiden FIBA Basketball World Cup medal fueling an even bigger rise of nine spots. They now occupy sixth position with 745.5 points.
Serbia performed in outstanding fashion to make the title game and their second-placed finish gave their fans something to be proud of. Those supporters can also now enjoy and reflect on their country being a top five nation again as they move up a place and into fifth position on 755.6 points.
Meanwhile, when it comes to the scale and impact of climbing the rankings in the upper echelon, nobody can match Latvia. They have rocketed up a staggering 22 places and into the top 10 after their heroic underdog displays which ensured they took fifth place at the FIBA Basketball World Cup. They now sit in 8th position on 743.7 points.
There were many other teams who impressed at the flagship event, including Brazil who recorded three wins in five games and moves up a place into 12th in the rankings on 660.5 points. The Americas region can also boast a nice move upwards of five places into 16th for Puerto Rico on 611.1 points, while Dominican Republic rise six spots into 18th place on 561.9 points.
There were also notable improvements for Georgia who move up 10 positions and into 23rd on 465.9 points, Japan jump 11 spots to 26th on 432.2 points and Lebanon claim an uplift of 16 places into 28th on 423.3.
One nation that truly made everyone sit up and take notice at the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 were first-timers South Sudan. They made history by beating China to claim a first win at the event, then pushing on to beat the Philippines and Angola. This has resulted in a sensational climb of 32 spots in the rankings. They now find themselves in 31st place with 375.5 points.
For more information about the method used in the calculation of the FIBA World Ranking Men, please refer to the “How It Works” section.
Click here to view the full FIBA World Ranking Men, presented by Nike.