Suyen Corp., responsible for bringing some of the top international brands to the Philippines, continues to add exciting global names to its successful retail brand, Bench. Among the new ones are Naked & Famous, See Concept, Rivieras, Eastland, Opening Ceremony and Swear London.
To get teens on the habit of wearing fragrance early on, Bench is relaunching its “I-Series” line. It has a new set of words for fun and passion to match the vibrance and individuality of today’s youth. I Choose, I Rock, I Sport and I Desire are the four scents in the Bench I-Series Body Spray collection for the young ones.
By Raoul J. Chee Kee
With his height, and lean but toned frame, Borgy Manotoc looks every inch the male model. Since his first runway show for Rhett Eala when he was only 15—half-sister Mavis M. Fuentebella is the designer’s good friend—Borgy has appeared on other runways but mostly for the popular apparel brand Bench.
Always at the forefront of what (and who!) are currently making waves in the local and global scenes, Bench has established itself as the go-to source for everything hot, hip and happening.
Without Batting An EyelashBy Maurice Arcache
Retail genius Ben Chan has brought Italian luxury footwear brand Casadei to the country. He opened the brand’s flagship display store on the upper ground level of C1 Building at Bonifacio High Street Central, Taguig.