Who loves going to wet market to find good products and services with great savings? We have a good news to everyone; Old Manila Eco Market will be having their weekend market at Plaza Roma in Intramuros starting this October 7 until December 30, 2018. It is dubbed as the very first eco market in the Philippines, Old Manila Eco Market was conceptualized in partnership with Intramuros Administration.
Here’s 4 Things what we need to know about Old Manila Eco Market
- A zero-waste market where plastic is banned. Merchants are to sell their products in eco-friendly packaging while market-goers are encouraged to bring their own utensils, lunch boxes, and eco bags for their purchases.
- A healthy-living market where selling sodas and food with preservatives will not be allowed. A fresh fruit and vegetable stall will be set-up right in the middle of the market for the market-goers — foodies and health buffs alike can get their weekly produce supply at the eco market.
- A Filipino market. Priority is given to booths that will showcase Filipino brands. The eco market wants to provide that much-needed exposure to small entrepreneurs and hence, it prioritizes giving booth slots to social enterprises that are directly tied-up to marginalized communities. Selling counterfeit and sub-standard items will not be allowed.
- A child and pet friendly market where kids of all ages, families of all sizes and kind are encouraged to bond with their family and friends over a Sunday of good food.
It is surely a one of a kind weekend market where selected social entrepreneurs and small-scale businesses around the country are invited to showcase their world-class products and services. By supporting the event, you will also help promote Philippine tourism and heritage conservation.
For inquiries and to know more about The Old Manila Eco Market, please contact:
Telephone number: +632 359 7076
Mobile Number: +63916 336 6855, +63908 815 0483
Social Media Accounts
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/oldmanilaecomarket