Saturday, May 28, 2016

PRESS RELEASE: Paw Patrol Meet and Greet

Kids of all ages were thrilled when Paw Patrol’s Chase and Marshall recently made an amazing stop at SM Mall of Asia Music Hall, giving them the rare opportunity to Meet and Greet these awesome Nickelodeon Pup heroes.

What made the event really special is that it is their first visit to Southeast Asia.

The Paw Patrol Team-NICKELODEON’s Senior Director, Licensing Consumer Products Southeast Asia Cindy Loh and Licensing Executive, Consumer Products Southeast Asia Janice Sou with BATES Licensing and Entertainment, Inc. President Ito Feliciano, and Toy Kingdom AVP-Marketing Pearl Datiles. Also shown in photo is BATES Group
Managing Director Toni Bautista with members of the team: Reeze V. La Paz, Karl Michael Domingo, Eric Bordeos, Nini Pacolor, and Marlin Lucero.

Paw Patrol is a CG action adventure preschool series starring a pack of six heroic and hilarious pups:
  • Ryder, the leader of the group is a tech-savvy and energetic boy who rescued all six pups and taught them PAW Patrol skills.
  • Chase, a German Shepard Police Dog pup is a natural leader athletic, smart, and “by the book” organized.
  • Marshall, the team’s brave firedog, is an excitable, all action six-year- old Dalmatian Pup.
  • Zuma, a playful water loving Labrador pup, and the team’s Water Rescue Dog.
  • Rubble a tough construction Bulldog with a heart of gold.
  • Rocky a creative Mixed Breed Recycling pup.
  • Skye, a cute Cockapoo puppy, who’s also a fearless daredevil who will try anything with grace and a smile.
With a unique blend of problem solving skills, cool vehicles, and physical humor, Paw Patrol works together to protect the Adventure Bay community.

Paw Patrol takes preschoolers to exciting rescues with high-tech gadgets and transforming vehicles that translate into amazing consumer products opportunities. With values such as teamwork and heroism, the hit series is truly full of heart amidst action and adventure.

The visit highlighted the heroic world of Paw Patrol and its Pup activity stations such as the Rubble Building Station, Rocky Recycling Station, Zuma Pup Pup Boogie Dance
Station, Skye Face Painting Salon, and the Marshall and Chase Rescue station.

Fun stage games also delighted kids during the event.  Kids became little Patrollers for a day as they got their pictures taken at Paw Patrol Pups amazing vehicles- Chase’s Police truck, Marshall’s Fire truck, Zuma’s Hovercraft, Rubble’s
Digger, Rocky’s Recycling truck, and Skye’s Helicopter.

Martina and Lukas Horn wearing Paw Patrol inspired outfits beside Pup heroes Chase
and Marshall.

Christian Rhomel Mariano from Alpha Fire Brigade Brotherhood Association inspired
kids to become little patrollers as he shared some facts about fire, as well as duties of a
firefighter and basic tips on fire prevention.

It’s was fun family day for Jerilee Blanco and son Jacob as they finally met Paw Patrol’s Chase and Marshall

Little kid patrollers’ heartfelt smiles with Paw Patrol’s Chase and Marshall

The winning face of Terrence Lloyd Tambago as he got PUP Stamp of approval on his
Paw Patrol Certificate after finishing Pup Pocket games

During the event, kids also had the chance to see the latest collection of Paw Patrol toys and accessories also available at all Toy Kingdom Express outlets in SM Stores and Toy Kingdom Stores in most SM Supermalls.

Amazing Paw Patrol Pups and their vehicles were among the exciting highlights of the
recent Paw Patrol Meet & Greet at Toy Kingdom and MOA Music Hall.

Zuma’s cool Hovercraft is an attraction at the recent Paw Patrol Meet & Greet

Rubble’s bright Digger was a fun sight at the Meet & Greet.

Skye’s Helicopter is a fun ride for little girls.

Rocky’s Recycling Truck helps keep kids environmentally aware.
For more information please visit their website and
@ToyKingdomPH at Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

PRESS RELEASE: Back to School at SM Accessories

Going back to school has gone a long way since the tech takeover.  With phones, tablets, and computers as part of their school stuff, kids now need a balance of gadgets and traditional classroom must-haves in their back- to- school list.
And the good news is that going back to school is cool with SM Accessories, where one can find both techie and traditional items inspired by well-loved characters.

There are Flash Drives that take off from Disney’s iconic Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse, the galactic characters of Star Wars, or Marvel’s all time super heroes. This makes sharing class notes and other files with classmates fun and easy. Hip Power Banks, on the other hand, will save kids from running out of batteries. Match this with your smartphone to make it an extension of your personal style.

Cute Mickey and Minnie Flash Drives

Marvel Credit Card Type Flash Drive

#TeamCap and #TeamIronMan

Pink Owl Power Bank

Mealtime is also a fun time with lunch boxes designed with kiddie favorites - Peppa Pig, the adventurous Pororo, and the forgetful and charming Dory.

Peppa Pig Lunch Sets

Dory Lunch Sets

 Paw Patrol Trolley

Pororo School Backpack

Go to school in style with bags from SM Accessories - backpacks, messenger bags or trolleys.

Be school ready with SM Accessories available at all The SM Stores nationwide.

PRESS RELEASE: Enjoy the Magic of Movies at SM Cinema

What makes an amazing movie experience?
Aside from the unforgettable film, the overall watching experience is equally as important.

There is nothing like viewing films in cinemas with wall to wall giant screens, state of the art picture quality and a world-class sound system.

Look forward to an exciting line-up of blockbuster, adventure films coming this June, such as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows and Finding Dory ~ in the most immersive, larger than life movie experience at IMAX or indulge in the comfort of your personalized theatre at Director’s Club Cinema.


Whether 2D or 3D, IMAX’s state of the art dual projection system delivers crystal clear, life-like images that create a visual feast so real, as if the moviegoers are part of the movie. IMAX’s digital re-mastering enhancement process also makes the images 60% brighter and 40% greater in contrast than any other regular cinema.

With its wall-to-wall, ceiling-to-ceiling curved screen, IMAX fills even the viewers’ peripheral vision with increased viewing angles up to 70 degrees than regular cinemas

IMAX moviegoers also get to enjoy spacious private spaces, own ticket booth and snack counter.


However, if you prefer small, intimate private screenings with friends or colleagues, the Director’s Club Cinema (DCC) is for you. 

With only 40-50 seats per theatre, the DCC is a perfect retreat from jam-packed movie houses. Yet, screen size of each room equals that of a regular cinema, the Dolby sound system creates powerful, moving audio through their overhead speakers. 

It’s the best way to avoid large crowds and indulge in a luxurious movie experience at your very own private theatre. Here, you can sink into your personal and plush leather recliner, and enjoy a complimentary bowl of freshly popped popcorn.

With its own concierge and lobby, one is sure to enjoy the exclusivity DCC offers.

If still craving for a movie snack, you can select from a specially created menu for DCC guests – a quick push of a button summons your own butler to receive and conveniently deliver the order to your seat -- all while watching the movie of your choice.

Expand your movie horizons at the IMAX Theatres or step into luxury cinema at the Director’s Club Cinema, and enjoy the innovative and personalized theatre experience at SM Cinemas.

Purchase your tickets now at or dial 470-2222 for more information. Follow and like SM Cinema on twitter @SM_Cinema or on facebook at


IMAX Theatres are located at SM Aura Premier, SM Mall of Asia, SM Megamall, SM City North EDSA, SM Southmall, SM City Clark, SM City Cebu and SM Lanang Premier.

Director’s Club Cinemas are located at the SM Mall of Asia, SM Aura Premier, SM City BF ParaƱaque, SM Megamall and SM Seaside City Cebu.