MANILA, PHILIPPINES – During these unprecedented times, more people are finding ways to give each other some much-needed support. One simple way to pay it forward is by choosing to go local and by prioritizing shopping from local businesses. Klook, world-leading travel activities, and services booking platform announced the launch of its latest campaign, #FilipinoFirst, in efforts to shine the spotlight on local businesses and to give Filipinos the chance to support their fellow countrymen.
Klook’s #FilipinoFirst online marketplace features over 200 products and experiences from homegrown brands, which means you can support local businesses with every booking. You can find an assortment of products ranging from food and beverages, eco-friendly goods, clothing and accessories, and more! You can also find open-dated local travel passes and staycation deals if you want to plan for your future getaway in the country.
Shop for an assortment of local items online
Make your online shopping a fulfilling experience by going #FilipinoFirst! You can take the first step to a sustainable lifestyle by shopping eco-friendly products from The Bamboo Company, ActivGreen, and The Good Store. You can also check out a variety of homeware and wellness products to uplift your personal spaces – from home plants, essential oils, scented candles, and more.
You can even upgrade your wardrobe to include proudly Filipino-made products that you can show off to your friends during your future reunion! Shop for clothes and accessories from local brands such as Kaayo, Ibarra Watches, MCV Designs, and Sandy Cheeks.
Enjoy a variety of Filipino-made snacks and beverages
Even when you’re at home, you can still take the time to discover new flavors through locally made snacks! Discover delicious products on Klook from brands such as Oh So Healthy, Frabelle Foods, Seakid, and Fruitables.
You can also find a selection of thirst-quenchers from Crows Craft, Orich, and Tea & Co. Your cup of joe can even be better knowing you’re supporting local farmers and communities. Check out Barako-EH Coffee, Daybreak Coffee, Bro Beans PH, and Figures of Beans to get your caffeine fix at home!
Plan for that future getaway with open-ended travel vouchers
Many definitely have fond memories of going on day trips to The Farm at San Benito, Cintai Corito’s Garden, Las Casas de Acuzar, or Club Balai Isabel. If you are itching for your future getaway in these spots, you can plan your next trip with Klook’s flexible and open-dated vouchers, which are valid for 6 months upon your booking date and can last until 2021. You can also choose from a selection of local hotel staycation deals if you want to plan for an upcoming getaway within the city. By booking in advance, you get to help affected businesses and plan your future trip at the same time.
“It has always been our mission in Klook to bring the best things to our customers anytime,” shares Michelle Cruz, Marketing Lead of Klook Philippines. “Through our #FilipinoFirst campaign, we are able to showcase some of the best local products and experiences Filipinos can find. We also wanted to offer our platform to SMEs to give them an additional booking channel for their products and to showcase their brands to even more people. It is important that we show our support for our fellow Filipinos in however way we can, especially during this difficult situation.”
Tune in to Klook Live! featuring the #FilipinoFirst E-Fiesta
Mark your calendars! Klook is holding its first-ever in-app Livestream on August 26, 12:00 PM. Watch celebrity couple Megan Young and Mikael Daez talk about supporting local businesses, join the fun and interactive games with callers, and give away Mystery Boxes filled with goodies to lucky viewers! Exclusive and limited promos will also be revealed during the Livestream so stay tuned to get more discounts for your #FilipinoFirst shopping haul.
Just make sure to download the Klook app and swipe down from the homepage to watch the Klook Live! #FilipinoFirst E-Fiesta to make your shopping experience even better.
Can’t wait to shop #FilipinoFirst? You can get a P250 discount on your shopping cart when you use the PHFILIPINOFIRST promo code with a minimum spend of P1,500. New Klook users can also enjoy an extra 10% discount when they use the code PHGOLOCAL for local products. Shop now until September 30, 2020, to enjoy these deals! For more details, visit https://www.klook.com/promo/ph-filipinofirst. Be sure to check out its official Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/klookph/ for more updates.