WILCON SETS UP SHOP IN CEBU 2013-01-21 11:56:51


    On December 7, Wilcon Builder's Depot formally opened its doors to its Cebuano market with the opening of its branch in Talisay, Cebu.

     The event started with a motorcade from Wilcon Talisay. It was followed by the ceremonial ribbon cutting led by Wilcon President and CEO William Belo, Wilcon EVP Rosemarie Ong, Wilcon CFO Lorraine Belo, and Mr. Mark Belo, together with Wilcon's Asian and European suppliers and the guest of honor, Mayor Socrates C. Fernandez. After the ribbon cutting was the blessing of the store and the traditional shower of coins.

The launch event was hosted by Johnny Litton, and was attended by Wilcon's foreign and local suppliers. The guests were treated to a special cultural performance after the sumptuous Filipino lunch, courtesy of Wilcon.

    Wilcon is very excited to finally cater to the Cebu market. With Wilcon's years of excellence in the construction retail industry, its Cebu customers can expect only the best in high-quality products, services and shopping experiences from Wilcon Talisay.


Mr. William Belo, Ms. Rosemarie Ong, Ms. Lorraine Belo and Mr. Mark Belo with Wilcon's suppliers from around Asia in the ribbon cutting ceremony.

Mr. William Belo, Ms. Rosemarie Ong, Ms. Lorraine Belo, Mr. Mark Belo and Wilcon's international suppliers in the ribbon cutting ceremony.


     Wilcon Talisay provides 8,000 square meters of shopping convenience for Cebuanos, featuring construction finishing material, houseware, appliances and a lot more. Wilcon does more than just help its consumers build big ideas: it also provides solutions for their home improvement and building needs.

Wilcon Talisay is located at Lot 2359, Lawa-an II, Talisay City, Cebu.

From left: Mr. Mark Belo, Ms. Rosemarie Ong (Wilcon EVP & COO), Hon. Mayor Socrates Fernandez (Talisay City Mayor), Mr. William Belo (Wilcon President & CEO) and Ms. Lorraine Belo (Wilcon-EVP & CFO) at the ribbon cutting.

Filipiniana cultural dancers graced the Wilcon Talisay opening.


Foreign guests also danced with the Filipiniana cultural dancers during the festivities.

Mr. William Belo, Mr. Charlie Liu (Matimco Inc President & CEO), Mr. Benjamin Sia (Cebu Bionic Builder Supply Inc CEO), Ms. Lidia Sia (Cebu Bionic Builder Supply Inc Vice President) and Mr. Sam Chien (HCG President)  Export Area Sales Manager Loe Hendra Lukito and Roman Tiles Director Jimin Suman presented a congratulatory plaque to Wilcon Depot management at the event.

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