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Monday, January 6, 2020


Win a big ang pow up to RM3,333 cash and a lion dance performance
when you buy Jack ‘n Jill Calbee

Chinese New Year is fast approaching and apart from gathering with family and friends to share good food and great times, one thing synonymous with the celebration are the customs and traditions to bring in more luck so that the year ahead will be prosperous or in Chinese, “ONG!”

Want to try something new this year? Take on a new custom to be ONG with Jack ‘n Jill Calbee, the newly popular potato chips brand. Jack ‘n Jill Calbee will Elevate Your ONG with its golden potato chips and auspicious Chinese New Year Fortune Ang Pow Giveaway where you stand a chance to win the Grand Prize of RM3,333 cash ang pow and a Lion Dance Package Performance to usher in even more ONG!

“To celebrate the new cycle of the Chinese Zodiac of 2020, Jack ‘n Jill Calbee is giving a big offer in-store for our consumers. With the year of the ‘Rat’ ιΌ and ‘Chips’ θ–― both pronounced similarly (as “Shu”) in Mandarin, we want to take the opportunity to encourage more consumption of our Jack ‘n Jill Calbee Golden Chips as a symbolic act of welcoming ONG for Chinese New Year,” says Emmanuel B. Puno, Senior Vice President (SVP) of URC Snack Foods Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore.

Pic credit: Shu Faye Wong (

“We hope consumers can share Jack ‘n Jill Calbee Golden Chips with their friends and family during Chinese New Year visits, as though they are gifting prosperity and ONG to their loved ones. Additionally, for every purchase of RM10, consumers can redeem a set of limited-edition Jack ‘n Jill Calbee Fortune Ang Pow packets. We call it Fortune Ang Pow because each one is designed with an auspicious Golden Money Tree, symbolizing giving or receiving ONG for the new year ahead,” he continues.


Step 1
Purchase RM10 worth of Jack ‘n Jill Calbee at any participating outlets.

Step 2
With every purchase, you’ll get a set of limited-edition Jack ‘n Jill Calbee Fortune Ang Pow packets.
*While stocks last.

Step 3
Scan the QR code on the Fortune Ang Pow. Submit your details and proof of purchase.


Grand Prize x 1
RM3,333 cash & Lion Dance Package Performance (at your home)

Second Prize X 3
RM333 cash each

RM33 cash each

Terms and conditions here

Elevate Your ONG now with Jack ‘n Jill Calbee’s delectable flavours – Classic Salted, Smokey BBQ and Flamin’ Chilli – in all participating stores like Giant, Aeon, Aeon Big, Econsave, TF Value, The Store, Sogo and many more and join Instagram celebrities May Ho, Jorise Lee, Wei Keat and many more to snack your way to a lucky year ahead.

 For more contest information, go to our Facebook page ( or Instagram (@jacknjillcalbeemy).

About URC Snack Foods (M) Sdn Bhd
URC Snack Foods (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., a subsidiary of Universal Robina Corporation of the Philippines, is the producer and distributor of the highly popular Jack ‘n Jill Potato Chips in Malaysia. The company was first incorporated in 1982 and started commercial operations in 1984. Over the years, it has successfully expanded its products from potato chips to a variety of other snack foods under the Jack ‘n Jill brand. Snack foods produced under the brand name includes “Roller Coaster”, “Potato Chips”, “Jigs”, “Corn Curls” and “Chiz King“. In addition to these, URC Snack Foods (Malaysia) also produces other products such as “Cloud 9” and “NIPS” chocolates, “Cream-O” and “Magic” biscuits, as well as “Cloud 9” and “Dynamite” candies. URC Snack Foods (Malaysia) also exports its products to more than 15 countries across the Asia-Pacific and Middle East.

About CALBEE Foods Co. Ltd
CALBEE, Inc. is Japan’s leading snack and cereal foods producer and distributor. The company was incorporated in 1949 and began developing technology for wheat flour crackers in 1955. It expanded its products and markets to the United States in 1970, followed by Thailand, Hong Kong, and China. To date, the company has presence across the world and continues to develop unique products using a quality control system, ensuring safe, high-quality yet tasty and fun food to consumers around the world.

Sunday, December 29, 2019

Here comes 2020

In just a matter of 2 more days, we will be wishing one another HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Here comes 2020! Wishing you a brand new NEW YEAR and NEW YOU and may all your dreams come true. Thank you for being with me all these while. I appreciate all your support and love, my dear readers. Here's wishing you a GREAT 2020!

Friday, December 27, 2019

Garrett Popcorn Opens Two New Shops at Genting SkyAvenue

Garrett Popcorn Shops®, “A Tradition Since 1949”, Expands Beyond Klang Valley with the Opening of Two New Shops at Genting SkyAvenue

Fans of  Garrett Popcorn rejoice!!! 

Garrett Popcorn Shops®strengthens its brand presence in Malaysia with the opening of two new Shops at Genting SkyAvenue. WOHOOOOOO!!!!! I have been a fan of Garrett Popcorn since day one when it arrived in Malaysia. My favourite is their Caramel Popcorn that is oozing with deliciousness!! The yummlicious Cocoa CaramelCrisp™ is also one of my favourite.

Lance Chody, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Garrett Popcorn Shops® says: “I am truly pleased and honored to announce the opening of Garrett Popcorn Shops® in Genting Highlands, one of Malaysia’s most popular tourist attractions. Malaysia has been a very important part of Garrett’s mission to expand its brand in the Southeast Asia region. We will continue bringing the Garrett “Like No Other” taste and experience to Malaysia with additional Shop openings throughout the country.”  

“It’s a timely and strategic move that augurs well for Garrett with the upcoming “Visit Malaysia Year 2020” when increased number of visitors is expected to choose Genting Highlands, Malaysia’s renowned City of Entertainment, as one of the most compelling holiday and leisure destinations,” adds Stephanie Chu, Garrett’s Malaysia Operations Manager.

“The patrons of Genting Highlands will be treated to Garrett handcrafted recipes, each made on a daily basis in the Garrett kitchens which are located in the Garrett Shop at Genting Highlands.  Our goal is to provide happiness for each and every one of our fans as we have since 1949.  We wish to thank Genting SkyAvenue for their confidence and support in the Garrett brand” says Lusia Redompta, the company’s Senior Director of International Business Development.

Chody emphasizes, “since the Garrett Popcorn Shops Malaysia debut in 2011, we have been humbled and delighted to witness the enthusiasm in which the Garrett brand has been embraced by all Malaysian consumers. All of us at Garrett thank our fans for their loyal and unwavering support over the past years. Garrett has established a firm foothold in the local food and beverage retail scene whilst simultaneously strengthening its brand presence in Malaysia.”

Now you can have your dose of Garrett Popcorn at these locations.

The two Garrett Popcorn Shops® are located at:
Unit No. T2-53b (Ground Floor) Sky Avenue
Genting Highlands Resort, Genting Highlands
Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
Business hours: Sunday to Saturday 10:00am to 10:00pm

Unit No. T2C-39 (Level 3) Sky Avenue
Genting Highlands Resort, Genting Highlands
Pahang Darul Makmur, Malaysia
Business hours: Sunday to Saturday 10:00am to 10:00pm

Head on over to their Facebook account at or follow them on Instagram @garrettpopcorn_malaysia. For more shop information, visit

About Garrett Brands:
Chicago-based Garrett Brands LLC operates its Malaysia business under CaramelCrisp Malaysia SDN. BHD., a privately held Malaysia limited company. Garrett Brands LLC owns GARRETT POPCORN SHOPS® and FRANGO® chocolates global brands and has corporate offices in Singapore, Chicago and Tokyo.

Sunday, December 22, 2019

Happy Polar Christmas at Mitsui Outlet Park

  ♪♩🎡♪♩🎡♪♩🎡♪♩🎡 ♪♩🎡♪♩🎡Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells, 
Jingle Bells All The Way ♪♩🎡♪♩🎡 ♪♩🎡♪♩🎡 ♪♩🎡♪♩🎡
MITSUI Outlet Park, KLIA Sepang is all decked up in full blast for Christmas. 
Themed “Happy Polar Christmas”, MOP KLIA is all dressed up in arctic themed decorations and with new unique attractions this holiday season. 
There will never be a dull moment at MOP KLIA as children and adults alike will be entertained with postcard making and colouring activities as well as a train ride at Sunshine Square with only RM5 per ride.

Among unique attractions to look out for include the Snow Playland and the Infinity Mirrored Light Room. The Infinity Mirrored Light Room lets you embark on a journey through space with high-tech lighting and graphics.  MOP KLIA is rewarding Instagram participants of the Infinity Mirrored Light Room with cash vouchers if their photos (with the hashtag #MOPPOST) are selected.

 The Snow Playland is located just outside the mall. Tickets can be purchased at the booth located outside beside the playland.The Snow Playland is designed to offer winter experience with lots of fun in real snow with only RM20 per admission.

Here are some of the terms and conditions if you want to bring your child to play.

I was also having a little snow fun inside the Playland. Don't worry, you won't freeze to death because winter wear and gloves are also provided. You can even bring your own!


Mitsui Outlet Park KLIA Sepang (MOP KLIA), Japan’s branded factory outlet shopping mall is rewarding shoppers with a chance to win either the 2019 Toyota Avanza or the 2019 Toyota Yaris, worth at least RM80,000 each. 
Entry to this contest ends on the 1st of January 2020. Here I am wearing my Super Lucky Ong T-Shirt hoping to get lucky in this contest too!
The company believes in rewarding customers for their support and hopes that attractive prizes such as these will draw more shoppers to MOP KLIA. The company is also continuously improving its tenant mix to cater to both local and foreign visitors. 
 Me and my friend, trying our luck here!
 There are 2 contest forms available. Pick your car choice ( A Toyota Avanza or a Toyota Yaris) and enclose max 2 combined receipts of RM300 and you will be in the running to win a car!

Tis The Season to be Jolly,
Be Merry! It's the season of gifting! One of my favourite shopping destination is at MITSUI Outlet Park, KLIA Sepang! Why? 
Because I can get  great bargains there!  With a wide variety of brands offering special discounts (and even OUTLET Price) this is the place to be, to hunt for great deals!

 Check out this gorgeous red dress at a steal at CHAPS. Only at Mitsui Outlet Park, KLIA Sepang you can get bargains like these.

 Mitsui Outlet Park, KLIA Sepang has so much to offer. This is my favourite outlet to purchase my Skechers. The REAL DEAL is here, trust me!
 17 new stores have recently opened and among them include F&B outlets such as Burger King, Kenny Rogers and Gong Cha; fashion outlets such as Calvin Klein Jeans, Nautica and Kipling as well as several other lifestyle stores such as Victorinox, Samsonite and Tefal.

 Swarovski is also one of my favourite retail here because the watches here are heavily discounted! I spotted a few of my favourite timepieces. 

 Also, one of my favourite outlet is the Ice Watch store where almost every month there are different promotions till up to 60% and 70% discounts on selected watch models.

 I have set my eyes on this one!

  I adore white watches and the best place to buy it is here, at the Ice Watch at Mitsui Outlet Park because the prices here comes with plenty of discounts.

The new year shopping frenzy has also started where retailers were seen offering CNY clothes.

Sale! Sale! Sale! 
is everywhere at the Mitsui Outlet Park. Shop til your heart's content! There is just so much to see and shop till you drop.You know you can get the best bargains for branded item here at Mitsui Outlet Park, KLIA Sepang.

How to get there?
MOP KLIA is strategically located, just 8 minutes away from KLIA and approximately 45 minutes from KL City Centre. The outlet mall is easily accessible through the various highways namely ELITE, LDP, KESAS, MAJU and NKVE. 
Getting to MOP KLIA is also convenient via the KLIA Ekspres which departs from KL Sentral every 20 minutes to KLIA and klia2 and thereafter visitors can take the dedicated free shuttle bus that is offered to and fro KLIA and klia2. 

 The FREE Shuttle Bus and it's schedule. Very well planned with only a 20 minute waiting time per bus and very convenient for those who choose not to drive. This is the best alternative to get to MITSUI.
Have a Happy Polar Christmas, Everyone!

For more information on upcoming offers, promotions and happenings at MOP KLIA, visit or

About MFMA Development
MFMA Development SDN BHD (MFMA) is a joint venture company between Mitsui Fudosan CO., LTD. (Mitsui Fudosan) and Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad. (Malaysia Airports) with a shareholding of 70% and 30% respectively. MFMA Development was established in August 2013 to undertake the operations and management of Mitsui Outlet Park KLIA Sepang, Malaysia’s first full scale outlet mall in Klang Valley. The Mitsui Outlet Park KLIA Sepang also marks the inaugural presence of the Mitsui Outlet Park brand concept in South East Asia. MFMA Development aims to advocate cross cultural experiences by blending local characteristics and the Japanese spirit of hospitality, ‘OMOTENASHI’ to create an unforgettable and exciting shopping experience at the Mitsui Outlet Park KLIA Sepang.