Shopping shorts: Lazada's free shipping, Lacoste pop-up, Robinsons in Ormoc


Posted at Mar 22 2017 06:16 PM

MANILA -- Here are some of the latest promos, collections, and news from the shopping scene. 

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1. Lush revives its New shampoo bar 

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In support for Humane Society International’s #BeCrueltyFree campaign, Lush is reviving its New shampoo bar to encourage consumers to get behind Humane Society International’s global campaign to ban cosmetic animal testing and trade by signing their petition at

The New shampoo is a solid bar with cinnamon, clove and peppermint to stimulate your scalp. Cinnamon leaf, bay, and clove bud essential oils combine with peppermint to boost blood flow, stimulating the hair follicles. An infusion of nettle and peppermint, meanwhile, helps to stimulate the scalp and promote healthy hair. Rosemary soothes, calms your scalp and adds a glorious shine to your hair.

In the Philippines, Lush is exclusively distributed by Stores Specialists, Inc., and is located at Alabang Town Center, Bonifacio High Street, Estancia at Capitol Commons, Glorietta 4, Greenbelt 3, Robinsons Magnolia, Shangri-La Plaza Mall, SM Mall of Asia, and Trinoma. 

2. DLSU-D entrep students at Robinsons Place Manila

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Entrep students of De La Salle University–Dasmariñas continue to showcase their creative culinary concoctions at the Midtown Wing of Robinsons Place Manila until April 2. 

A total of 12 companies owned by students who are completing their course on entrepreneurship are joining the exhibit. They are showcasing different products, such as soya-based taho ice cream, pasta sandwich, vegetable nuggets in sayote, carrots, squash and eggplant fillings, among others. 

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3. Perks of holding a Robinsons Malls VIP card 

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At Robinsons Malls, holding a VIP card really makes you feel like a boss. This privilege card allows you to get exclusive perks, such as discounts and freebies from over 600 partner stores nationwide and over 30% discount at local and foreign fashion brands, service shops, and dining outlets. It may also serve as a key card for valet parking. 

4. Juan Luis’ Oli13

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Equipped with years of experience in high-end shoemaking, Juan Luis created Oli13 in Barcelona in 2013. 

Oli13 is made of natural rubber and green fabrics, which keep it environment-friendly. The natural rubber of the sole at a temperature of 150 degrees without the use of chemical products, just with heat and pressure.

The handmade Oli13 is exclusively available in Rustan’s Makati, Rustan’s Shangri-La, Rustan’s Gateway Mall, Rustan’s Alabang Town Center and Rustan’s Cebu.

5. Pottery Barn's Spring 2017 furnishings 

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To welcome Spring 2017, Pottery Barn is launching a new collection featuring products that are designed and engineered to be size-conscious and multi-functional, targeting those who live in small spaces. 

Included in this collection are the SoMa Bryant Storage Sectional (P76,500), the new upholstery piece designed for smaller spaces and flexible use featuring cushions that lift for additional storage access. The mango wood Alice Gateleg Table (P29,500) with extendable leafs and built-in shelving that creates an at-home bistro vibe. The Mateo Coffee Table (P14,500) has a weathered, distressed finish with rough-sawn detailing and a depth of color that will bring warmth and character to your space and the SoMa Delancey Armchair ( P28,500) that features a classic wingback style.

In the Philippines, Pottery Barn is exclusively distributed by Stores Specialists, Inc., and is located at Central Square in Bonifacio High Street Central and Estancia at Capitol Commons.

6. Robinsons Place Ormoc

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Ormoc gets its first full-service mall with Robinsons Place Ormoc.

Mall developer Robinsons Land Corporation has contracted architecture firm ASYA Design to design this tri-level mall.

The 30,000 square-meter mall will house Robinsons Supermarket, Robinsons Department Store, Robinsons Appliances, Handyman, South Star Drugstore, and Daiso Japan, among other retail outlets and brands. 

It will also have a play and amusement area for kids and a health and wellness lane for adults. The mall is also opening its doors to established local brands. 

7. Lazada's free shipping to Calabarzon 

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In celebration of its fifth anniversary, online shopping and selling company Lazada Philippines is expanding its free shipping service to shoppers from Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal and Quezon. 

They are also holding a shopping party on March 21-23 with hundreds of items on sale and vast promos to be given away. 

Visit or download the Lazada mobile app to join the shopping party. 

8. #Lacoste1212PH Pop Up

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Lacoste's iconic Petit Pique pattern has been adapted to an entire collection of products: apparel, leather goods, eyewear, footwear, watches and fragrances. 

On March 29 to April 2, Lacoste is having a pop up event at the Mall of Asia in Pasay City to showcase the L.12.12 family. 

You can also check it out at Lacoste branches at Central Square in Bonifacio High Street Central, Alabang Town Center, Eastwood Mall, Estancia at Capitol Commons, Fairview Terraces, Gateway Mall, Greenbelt 3, Newport Mall, Podium, Power Plant Mall, Robinson’s Galleria, Robinson’s Magnolia, Robinson’s Place Manila, Rustan’s Makati, Rustan’s ShangriLla, Shangri-La Plaza East Wing, SM Mall of Asia, SM Megamall, Trinoma, Ayala Center Cebu, Abreeza Davao, SM Davao and Veranza KCC Mall.