Wednesday, 26 March 2014

[Shout-Out] Launch of Japan's Number One Online Shopping Mall - RAKUTEN

Konnichiwa, Singapore!

Newly launched in Singapore, Rakuten brings the one-stop online shopping experience on all things Japan into Singapore!
Click on their web link to find out a wide range of Japanese products,

Look out for crazy sales and promotional items!

Browse with ease...
Calling all foodies, shopaholics and fans of Japanese products – look out for a giant shopping bag installation in the heart of Orchard Road.

To celebrate the launch of Rakuten – Japan’s number one online shopping mall – in Singapore, the e-commerce giant is bringing together the best of its Japanese and local merchants’ products in an experiential showcase at Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza over three days, from March 28 – 30 (11am – 10pm daily).

Set against a larger-than-life Rakuten Shopping Bag installation, the event will give members of the public a taste of what Rakuten Singapore ( has to offer – ranging from food, fashion, beauty, consumer electronics, household products, children’s toys and products, and much more.
Not to be missed: Japanese culinary demonstrations by some of Singapore’s best-loved celebrities!
Event name: Rakuten Super Bag
Date: March 28 – 30, 2014 (Friday – Sunday)
Time: 11am – 10pm daily
Venue: Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza
Admission: Free entry

Key event highlights:
·         Can our local celebrities rise up to the culinary test? Watch as Kuriya Fish Market’s chef guides them through a different Japanese-themed culinary demonstration each day
o    Mar 28, 6.30pm: Keagan Kang and Paul Foster
o    Mar 29, 5.30pm: Michelle Chia
o    Mar 30, 2.30pm: Wong Lilin
·         Showcase of more than 300 products from over 40 merchants
o    [Food] Merchant Kuriya Fish Market brings a gorgeous array of fresh fruit, premium seafood, sake and delectable sweets and snacks all the way from Japan
o    [Fashion] Check out the best of Japanese fashion from Rakuten Direct and more
o    [Home & living]: Consumer electronics, home furnishing and toys by merchants Parisilk, BLMG and Toys”R”US respectively

Rakuten reserves the right to amend the day’s programme.