PTIC-Bangkok organized the PH participation to T.I.D.E. 2014, an event organized by the Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce-Thailand held at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Bangkok from 18 to 21 September, 2014. The opening ceremony was graced by the new Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha. T.I.D.E. aims to showcase innovation, design and creativity, today’s main driving force to global competitiveness.
PTIC-Bangkok invited Chef Tony’s Snack Food Co., Ltd. and Design Zone Co., Ltd. to promote their innovative popcorn products, and creative designer furniture and fashion accessories, respectively.Left: An Ann Pamintuan piece displayed during the event. Right: List of well-known Filipino designers carried by Design Zone Co., Ltd. Above and below: Furniture pieces from the Philippines, including Kenneth Cobonpue’s creations. Above and below: Bar repurposed to display Chef Tony’s popcorn demonstrates the synergy between the exhibitor companies. Left: Fashion accessories from the Philippines. Right: Brochures of CITEM events, as well as the 2nd BIP-EAGA & IMT-GT Trade Fair, and investment collaterals on display at the Philippine booth. Above: Chef Tony’s Snack Food products on display. PTIC-Bangkok has been helping the company in its entry into the Thai market and they are looking forward to opening their factory along with a flagship store later this year. Succeeding pictures: The Philippine booth from different angles.