Wilfred’s Will Not Sell Liquor As Province Braces for Ramon, Sarah

Specialty grocery store Wilfred’s will not be selling liquor as the province of Ilocos Norte braces for Ramon and Sarah’s landfall. Governor Matthew Marcos Manotoc ordered a liquor ban on November 19, 2019, effectively prohibiting the “sale, giving, offering, purchase, consumption, and serving of intoxicating drinks during the onslaught of Typhoon Ramon and Tropical Depression Sarah”. Due…

Philippine Wine Brand Joins Museo Ilocos Norte Fundraiser

Philippine wine brand Basi del Diablo joined the annual Museo Ilocos Norte fundraiser on November 9th, 2019, an event hosted by the museum’s biggest benefactor, the Gameng Foundation. This is the first time that Salucop Group’s Basi del Diablo Wines joined the fundraiser, according to an article released by the brand on November the 12th. Located…

Wilfred’s Releases Gift Boxes

Salucop Group, Inc.’s retail shop Wilfred’s just released its gift boxes and they are gorgeous! Wilfred’s customers can now buy a box and fill it up with goodies when the need for a nice gift arises. More boxes in a range of colours will follow, according to Wiflred’s management. To get more information about our…

SGI Has 200,000 Bags of Cement per Month for Bulk Buys

Salucop Group, Inc. (SGI) now sells cement under its trading arm and the company has an allocation of 200,000 bags of the product per month. Aimed at construction companies and other businesses that need to buy cement by the bulk, SGI’s cement has all the required quality tests and other pertinent documents. According to Sigrid…

Benito’s Product Line Launched by Accident

Salucop Group’s Benito line is out and it pushed through this year by accident, according to Wilfred Salucop. Benito’s was introduced through an article published at Wilfred’s website even if the products are not yet available in the online shop. Despite being only a few days old, the line now includes a range of items…

Becoming Filipino Mentions Basi Puro in Video

Basi del Diablo’s native sugarcane wine was mentioned in one of Becoming Filipino’s videos thanks to the chef and General Manager of Smoke Bar and Restaurant, Chris Stolk. The video focuses on Ilocos Norte’s pristine beaches and the food cooked by Stolk. The chef mentioned the wine brand during the interview. Apart from introducing Stolk’s…

Reusing Wine Bottles ‘A Good Move,’ Says SGI CEO

Filipino wine brand Basi del Diablo opens up about reusing its own bottles and bottles from other brands. Basi del Diablo Wines used to buy wine bottles by the bulk but as supplies in their small warehouse dwindled, the brand decided to invest on bottle washing equipment. “It was not just a financial decision. We…

Basi Maria found in Japan

Ilocano wine brand Basi Maria has been found by a local in Japan. Basi del Diablo’s team hid the wine bottle at the Osaka Castle grounds on May 3 and was found a day later. The group was informed that the man who found the Basi Maria bottle drank the wine with family and friends…

Massage + Wine Tasting at Gleam and Wilfred’s on Mother’s Day

Neighbours Gleam and Wilfred’s just released their Mother’s Day promo and it is “something to look forward to,” according to the Sissel Salucop of the Salucop Group, Inc. The promo involves one hour of Gleam’s signature massage and Basi del Diablo’s best selling wines. For only P799, customers can get a relaxing hot stone massage…