||PINOY DELIKASI.COM : Flavor
on the Net
July 1, 2000 Sat., C-4 Cest
La Vie section, Manila Bulletin
Filipinos around the country can now avail of the same treats
and enjoy the very Filipino flavor through the internet. Pinoydelikasi.
com ( www.pinoydelikasi.com ) is the first of its kind e-store
in the Philippines that offers pasalubong treats to its clients
from various region of the country. Pinoydelikasi.com gives
a hassle-free pasalubong shopping to its on-line shoppers
around the country and soon in major cities in Asia,Austalia
and the U.S.
"The beauty of shopping at Pinoydelikasi.com,"
according to Lisette Cipriano,VP for marketing, "is that
you dont have to actually go around the country just
for you to experience its local flavor. Just browse along
our web page and find snippets of the islands culture
and main characteristics." Pinoydelikasi.com offers products
from Bulacan, General Santos City, Iloilo, Bacolod, Cebu,
Bohol and Davao.
Pinoydelikasi.com carries products such as: dried mangoes,
pastillas, danggit, dried pusit, piaya, chicharon, peanut
kisses, tuna bellies, and panga. All of these are available
through free door to door delivery service at selected areas
in Metro Manila. One of the advantages of shopping on-line
is that you do-away with middle man that made a cost a lot
higher. When a check was made to compare the prices of favorite
Pinoy delicacies such as dried mangoes that are readily available
in big supermarkets in Metro Manila and other key cities nationwide,
Pinoydelikasi.coms pricing are relatively cheaper by
five to 10 percent.