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Warm up with a bowl of FamilyMart favorites this rainy season

Everyone’s bringing out their sweaters and heavy-duty umbrellas, which can only mean one thing—it’s the rainy season. While we’d all love to stay cozy under the covers, you can stay warm wherever you are with a bowl of FamilyMart’s hearty soups.

If you’re missing the flavors of a home-cooked meal, look no further. FamilyMart’s La Paz Batchoy is as good as your lola makes it, with tasty broth topped with pork, vegetables, and delightfully sinful chicharon. Equally filling is the Braised Beef Noodle Soup with tender chunks of beef, vegetables, and egg noodles. Get both at only P89 each.

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Choosing from the finest fromage at Marketplace and Rustan’s Supermarket’s Cheese Festival

Sauce for an Italian pasta, component for an American hamburger, topping for Mexican Nachos—cheese is one of the most versatile and universally enjoyed foods out there. While it’s great to have a lot of what we love, the many kinds and categories of cheeses can become daunting and may drive you away from tasting unfamiliar but delicious varieties.

Marketplace and Rustan’s Supermarket, a beloved and trusted source for premium products from all over the world, is helping you get the deal on cheeses. Whether you’re throwing a dinner party, creating new recipes, or just wanting to explore new flavors, you’re sure to find what you need from its vast selection this month.

Choosing from the finest fromage at Marketplace and Rustan’s Supermarket’s Cheese Festival
Choosing from the finest fromage at Marketplace and Rustan’s Supermarket’s Cheese Festival

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Rustan’s Supermarket says, “Thank you, Dad!” with a weekend sale

The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach—and the same goes for dads! This Father’s Day, a treat for the taste buds could be the perfect way to say thanks to the first and special man in your life.

Luckily, Rustan’s Supermarket has got everything you need to whip up a perfect present just for dad. From June 16 to 18, the supermarket is holding the Dad’s Day Weekend Sale where you can score every father’s favorites at a special discount.

An occasion such as Father’s Day calls for gathering the whole family. Why not hold a big barbecue? Your meat-loving dad will appreciate choosing from Australian steak cuts and assorted sausages, which come at 20% off, and wagyu burgers and lamb chops, which are on a buy 1 take 1 promo.

Rustan’s Supermarket says, “Thank you, Dad!” with a weekend sale
Rustan’s Supermarket says, “Thank you, Dad!” with a weekend sale

Have the right accompaniments to your heavy meats at the ready. UK brand Waitrose has a great selection of sauces to slather on while or after grilling. Then, stock the table with healthy Deep River Kettle Chips for a light bite. Get all these at 10% off.

To complete the celebration, score beers, wine, and spirits offered in bundle deals or at a 30% discount.

Continue to show dad your appreciation in the little things—sometimes that’s what people appreciate the most. Make every day more special for dad and show him that you care with a simple gift box of his daily essentials. Choose from coffee and men’s care products that will brighten up his everyday—all at 10% off.

Come to a Rustan’s Supermarket near you and find that special something to give your dad the big thanks he deserves.

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Rustan’s Supermarkets are located at Makati Area: Glorietta, Greenbelt 1, Paseo de Magallanes, Alphaland Makati Place, Paseo Center, Century City Mall.  North Area: Shangri-La Plaza, Gateway Mall, Katipunan, Tomas Morato, P. Guevarra, Corinthian Hills, Village Center Antipolo, The Grove by Rockwell, Ayala Malls The 30th. South Area: Ayala Alabang Village, Evia Lifestyle Center, Uptown Mall BGC. Cebu: Oakridge Business Park, Ayala Center, Arcenas Estate CDO: Ayala Centrio Mall. Also, visit Marketplace by Rustan’s at San Antonio Plaza, Rockwell Power Plant Mall, Central Square Bonifacio High Street, and Connecticut San Juan.

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Got a picky eater back-to-schooler? Let our nutritionist-dietitian approved lunchbox recipes inspire you to cook something deliciously hearty, homemade and healthy. With these Wheatgrass Easy Pha-max infused recipes that help to cleanse, alkalize, and nourish the body, your kids are guaranteed to enjoy highly nutritious school meals. Contains carbohydrates, proteins, fatty acids, 17 amino acids, 12 vitamins, 10 minerals, more than 100 types of enzymes, chlorophyll and phytochemicals, Easy Pha-max Wheatgrass will also help to fuel your little one’s mind and provide energy throughout the school season. So skip the processed food, opt for wholesome homemade options with these easy-to-make recipes that you, your kids, and the whole family will love!


Wheatgrass French Toast (359 kcal)



A little trick to get your kid come home with an empty lunchbox? Make it fun! A smiley emoticon cut out will entice them to devour this cheery toast and will surely get them prodding for more.

Yields: 1 serving

  • 1 egg

  • 3/4 cup milk

  • 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon

  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

  • 1 pinch salt

  • 2 slices of bread

  • 1 sachet of Easy Phamax Wheatgrass Pure

  1. Beat together egg, milk, cinnamon, vanilla and salt and Easy Pha-Max Wheatgrass Pure.

  2. Heat a lightly oiled skillet or griddle over medium heat.

  3. Soak bread slices in egg mixture for 20 seconds on each side, or until thoroughly coated. Cook bread until both sides are lightly browned and crisp. Serve hot.

Green French Omelette (432 kcal)


If you’re having a hard time because your kid is not a veggie eater, this noteworthy recipe with Easy Pha-Max Wheatgrass is a delicious solution. Double the fun by assembling a sleeping rice bear that’s enveloped in a classic and comforting French omelette!

Yields: 1 serving

  • 2 Eggs

  • 2 tbsp. Water

  • 1/8 tsp. salt

  • Dash of pepper

  • 1 tsp. butter

  • 1 sachet of Easy Pha-max Wheatgrass Lemon

  • Filling: cheese or chopped ham

  1. Beat eggs, water, salt, pepper and 1 sachet of Easy Pha-max Wheatgrass Lemon in a small bowl until blended.

  2. Heat butter in 6 to 8-inch non-stick omelet pan or skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Tilt pan to coat bottom. Pour in egg mixture. The mixture should set immediately at edges.

  3. Gently push cooked portions from edges toward the center with inverted turner so that uncooked eggs can reach the hot pan surface. Continue until cooked, tilting pan and gently moving cooked portions as needed.

  4. When top surface of eggs is thickened and no visible liquid egg remains, place filling on one side of the omelet. Fold omelet in half with turner. With a quick flip of the wrist, turn pan and invert or slide omelette onto the plate. Serve immediately.

Easy Pha-Max Wheatgrass is FDA-approved and comes in original, honey, and lemon flavours and available in all Mercury Drugstores, S&R, Watsons, Robinsons Supermarket and other leading groceries and supermarkets nationwide. For order and inquires, contact Customer Service Hotline at (02) 8901111 or 09055757799 and follow social media pages: Wheatgrass C.A.N on Facebook and ilovewheatgrass on Instagram and Twitter.

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Marketplace by Rustan’s gets a new home in San Juan

Marketplace by Rustan’s recently opened its newest branch in Connecticut, San Juan, bringing in carefully selected fresh goods, quality products from top international and local brands, and signature service to discerning shoppers in the area.

Marketplace by Rustan’s gets a new home in San Juan
Marketplace by Rustan’s gets a new home in San Juan

San Juan Vice Mayor Janella Ejercito Estrada joined Rustan Supercenters Inc. (RSCI) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mr. Irwin Lee in leading the traditional bread breaking ceremony to celebrate the store opening.

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Quench the 5 Most Common Signs of Dehydration with Gerolsteiner Sparkling Mineral Water

Summer season is upon us! This is the time to bask in the glorious rays of the sun and have fun- sunbathe at the beach, engage in outdoor sports, or just simply enjoy the balmy weather without the fear of rain disrupting our activities.

However, with temperatures soaring during these sweltering summer months, we all need to be aware when our bodies are trying to tell us we need a good dose of rehydration. Water comprises 70% of our bodies, and once this level decreases by even a small percentage, we become dehydrated. Here are some of the most common symptoms of dehydration to watch out for:

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Cool down with the new FamilyMart SuperFreeze

The summer heat has surely got you thirsting for anything cool. Luckily, a trip to your nearest FamilyMart will grant you something even better.

FamilyMart, the world’s second largest convenience store chain,  is gearing up for the sweltering summer season with a delicious new offering to quench your coolness craving. SuperFreeze is a flavored shake drink perfect as a sweet treat or refreshment.

Starting today at FamilyMart stores across Luzon, you can savor your favorite Filipinos flavors of Calamansi Zing and Taro Slush. Try out these variants and the interesting new flavors to come soon! Get them in sizes 12oz for P27, 16oz for P35 and a whopping 22oz for just P45.

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Healthy Family Now Comes in MINI Bottles

Manila Water Total Solutions recently launched the new Healthy Family MINI, bringing Healthy Family Water readily available anytime, anywhere.


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Healthy Family Now Comes in MINI Bottles


The recent launch is in line with the company’s advocacy to provide the market with premium drinking water with superior quality yet at an affordable price.  The 500-mL Healthy Family MINI, like its 5-gallon bottled water counterpart, is made to cater to the drinking needs of families and people on-the-go.


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Take a Japanese food trip at Rustan’s Supermarket

The wonders of Japan include its amazing food. Its capital Tokyo being named constantly as the world’s best food city is just proof of this.  It could be the Japanese’s meticulousness or their cuisine’s distinct flavors that make their food so delicious. But one thing’s for sure—you won’t want to miss out on these tasty goodies from Rustan’s Supermarket’s Japanese Food Fair happening now until May 7.

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