October 30, 2012

Nine West Brand Sale at Amarin Plaza

Amarin Plaza is back with its Amarin Brand Sale featuring fashion collections from Nine West including shoes, bags, clothes and accessories; and also from other celebrated brands, such as Joan & David, Karen Millen, Anne Klein, Barbato, Cinzia, Enzo Angiolini, Steve Madden, and Easy Spirit.

Discounts on offer are upto 80% off, with further 5% reductions for customers of AIS phone network and Citibank credit card.

The event is taking place from October 30th to November 10th at Event Hall on the 1st floor of Amarin Plaza

October 19, 2012

BIG+BIH October 2012

The BIG+BIH or the Bangkok International Gift Fair and Bangkok International Houseware Fair is in its 34th installment, taking place at BITEC Bangna from October 16-21, 2012.

While the first 4 days, Oct 16-19 is for Trade, the event will be open to Public during the weekend Sat-Sun on Oct 20-21.

As always, the bi-annual fair attracts wholesalers and exporters looking to showcase their products for attracting new markets; and also importers from many countries looking for interesting deals.

If you find yourself in neither of the categories, you can still head to the fair to check out the latest in design trends, or grab some decorative items or household goods - which are offered by the exhibitors at bargain prices during the last 2 days.

Products featured at the exhibition include:

 - Artiļ¬cial Flowers/Plants and Potpourri
 - Christmas Decorative Items and Candles
 - Gift, Decorative Items and Handicrafts
 - Home Textiles and Fabrics
 - Household Products
 - Toys and Games
 - Stationery
 - and more...

The official website is: www.bigandbih.com

October 10, 2012

World Camera Day 2012

World Camera Day 2012 "Simply to Professional" is a camera focused sales event taking place on October 11-14, 2012 at Siam Paragon.

Featured are a host of the latest cameras for shutterbugs including Canon, Nikon, Olympus, and Fujifilm.  Various camera accessories including lenses and tripods from the brands Slik, Sigma, Tokina, Zeiss, Manfrotto, Fokon, Tamron, etc. will also be on offer.

This is not a global extravaganza dedicated to cameras as the name suggests, but is rather named after the organizing company World Camera Group Co., Ltd.  A large retailer of photographic equipment, World Camera Group has 33 branches all over Bangkok - many at major shopping malls, and has been in the photography business for over 30 years.

For more info, check out:

October 3, 2012

Thailand Mobile Expo 2012

Thailand Mobile Expo 2012 is on from October 4-7 at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre.  This is a much-awaited event for those wishing to switch to the latest model of mobile phones or those looking to buy their first tablets - at bargain prices.

Several popular brands of mobile phones, networks and retailers have their booths at the fair, such as Samsung, LG, Blackberry, Acer, HTC, Sony, ASUS, Toshiba, Powerbuy, Jaymart, DTAC, AIS, True Move, and many more.

As always, the exhibition is packed with hordes; and therefore, it is good to know what you are looking for and head straight for the relevant booths.  The map below indicates the location of the exhibitors at the venue.

For more info about the products at the event, check out the official website and Facebook page:

The following list is a guide of the current prices of popular models of smartphones and tablets at the expo:

Samsung Galaxy Note (10.1) - 21,900 Baht
Samsung Galaxy Tab (7.7) - 17,900 Baht
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (10.1) - 15,900 Baht
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) - 12,900 Baht
Samsung Galaxy SIII - 21,900 Baht
Samsung Galaxy SII - 17,500 Baht
Samsung Galaxy S (Advance) - 12,900 Baht

Blackberry Torch 9810 - 17,900 (Powerbuy price: 9,994)
Blackberry Playbook 16GB - 5,909, 32GB - 7,909, 64GB - 9,909.

ASUS Transformer Pad: WiFi - 16,900 B, 3G - 19,900 B
ASUS Transformer Pad Infinity (full HD convertible) - 23,900 Baht
ASUS Padfone - 24,900 Baht
ASUS Nexus 7 - 9,900 Baht

HTC One X smartphone - 19,900 Baht
HTC One S smartphone - 15,900 Baht

Motorola Razr Maxx - 13,900 Baht (from 15,000) 
Motorola Razr - 10,900 Baht (from 12,900)
Motorola Xoom 3G Tablet - 9,900 Baht (from 12,900)

Acer CloudMobile S500 - 13,990 Baht

Toshiba Tablet AT1SO 3G - 9,990 Baht (from 17,990)

October 1, 2012

Index clearance sale and shopping festival

Index is having a host of promotions and discounts from September 28 to October 18, 2012 at every Index Living Mall branches.  These include:

Big Clearance Sale of upto 70% off from select furniture and home decorative items;

Kitchen Shopping Festival offering a range of kitchen cabinet sets at one-price starting at 25,500 Baht;

Mattress Shopping Festival with a variety of mattresses and beds at amazing discounted prices, including  brands Theraflex, Sertapedic, etc.

For more info: http://www.indexlivingmall.com/news/promotion.php

Index Living Mall in Bangkok are found at the following locations:

 - Bangna
 - Bangyai
 - Phaholyothin
 - Future Park Rangsit
 - MBK
 - Kaset-Nawamintra
 - Central Rattanathibet
 - The Walk Ratchaphruek
 - Phetkasem
 - Ekkamai

Besides, Index also has Furniture Centres at the following shopping malls:

 - Seacon Square
 - Central Pinklao
 - Central Rama 3
 - Central World
 - The Mall Bangkapi
 - The Mall Bangkae
 - Fashion Island Ramindra

Clarks End of Season Sale

Clarks is having an End of Season Sale of upto 70% off from now until October 7, 2012.  The discounts range from 15-70% on selected products but do not include new models.

A premier British retailer of footwear and leather accessories, Clarks has a somewhat limited presence in Thailand, compared to other international shoe brands.  There are only two outlets in Bangkok: at Central World and Central Chaengwattana.  Outside Bangkok, Clarks shops can be found at Pattaya, Huahin, Khaoyai, Chiangmai and Udonthani.

The end of season sale is going on at the following Clarks Shops:

 - Central World (3rd floor)
 - Central Chaengwattana (2nd floor)
 - Central Udonthani (3rd floor)
 - Central Chiangmai Airport (1st floor)
 - Central Pattaya Beach (3rd floor)
 - Huahin Market Village (G floor)

The Thailand website and Facebook page of Clarks are at the following links: