SGI partners with Italian firm for Ralf und Sigrid brand

Salucop Group, Inc.’s newest brand Ralf und Sigrid just started its trial run to get a feel of the global fashion industry. The company will do this with manufacturers from Le Marche, Italy, a place known for its shoe district where shoemaking is a tradition. In early 2017, the company decided to do a 2019…

Tasting Wine Engages The Brain, Says Study

The book Neuroenology: How the Brain Creates the Taste of Wine by Gordon Shepherd says that tasting wine engages the brain. In fact, the neuroscientist from Yale University notes that the activity “engages more of our brain than any other human behaviour”. Shepherd’s book is essentially an extension of his previous work on neurogastronomy, a…

Wilfred’s: Use Our Paper and Eco Bags As Many Times As Possible

Wilfred’s tells customers to keep using the paper bags and eco bags that the brand gives to them whenever they buy something from the store. Since it opened its doors in 2016, the shop has been doing its best to reduce its consumption of single-use plastic both to raise awareness and to cut down its own…

Portable Solar Generators, Panels Now Available

While our energy goals are focused on large scale development, Salucop Group knows that many Filipino households also want their own solar power, both to save on electric costs and to still have at least a few bulbs on during the typhoon season. This need has become more apparent in recent times as electric rates…

Wilfred’s Partners with Crocheted by Patti

Crocheted by Patti products are now available at Wilfred’s and more items will arrive soon, according to the company’s finance chief Sissel Salucop. The brand is a new addition to the specialty shop’s line of products and its arrival is timely as Wilfred’s will be offering fresh, pesticide-free vegetables from Haight’s Farm starting Monday, October…

Fresh, Pesticide-Free Vegetables From MarySue Now Available at Wilfred’s

Fresh vegetables from MarySue Farm Products grown at Haight’s Farm will be available at Wilfred’s starting Monday, October the 29th. All vegetables from MarySue are pesticide-free locally-grown produce, a healthier, more environmentally-friendly option. “This goes hand-in-hand with Salucop Group’s aim to promote sustainable development,” says SGI’s Executive Vice President Virginia Mangapit. Mrs. Mangapit notes that…

Menjadi Kuat, Indonesia

As the Indonesian government continues its rescue operations, we are hoping that not one soul is added to the lives that were already lost. We also hope that help will keep pouring in as we know that the road to recovery will be long and arduous. You are wonderful people and our thoughts are with…

SGI CEO: Sacrifices of Teachers Can Never Be Compensated

Basi del Diablo Wines and its manufacturer Salucop Group, Inc. recognise the contribution of teachers to society as a whole. “Their sacrifices can never be compensated,” Sigrid Salucop says. “Teachers in the Philippines, especially those who teach in the public school system, often have to buy their own teaching materials just to ensure that their…

Solar May Be Able to Save the Bees

Large solar power installations can help save the bees, according to a study done by the Argonne National Laboratory.  With approximately 75% of the food we eat a product of successful pollination, it is high time to include their well-being in our land use decisions. Building solar facilities, in this case, does not only lessen our…