Wilcon opens Tacloban store

Wilcon Depot

Posted at Apr 30 2018 12:00 PM | Updated as of Apr 30 2018 12:17 PM

Wilcon Depot Tacloban Facade

(L-R) Lixil Water Technology Retail Sales and Trade Marketing Director Joralyn Ong, Mariwasa Siam Ceramics VP for Sales and Marketing Jakkrit Suwansilp, Wilcon Depot President and Chief Executive Officer Lorraine Belo-Cincochan, Tacloban City Vice Mayor Hon. Sambo Yaokasin, Wilcon Depot Founder and Chairman Emeritus William Belo, Tacloban City Mayor Hon. Cristina Romualdez, Wilcon Depot SEVP and Chief Operating Officer Rosemarie Ong, FPIID Dir. Leo Lino Almeria, Wilcon Depot EVP and Chief Financial Officer Mark Andrew Belo, and Matimco Inc. President and CEO Charlie Liu during the ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Vic Cua, Junjie Vazquez, William Belo, Eugene Ang and Andy Ching.

Globe Tape National Area Sales manager Concon Celis, Wilcon AVP for Sales and Operations Benly Chan, Wilcon Recruitment Manager Phoebe Simeon, Landlite Concession Manager Gerald Go and NKD's Kerby Dy.

William Belo, PIID EV Chapter Dir. Heidrun Milan, Rosemarie Ong, IDr. Joppa Lydda De Guzman and Wilcon Merchandising Manager Armelita Carillo.

Limson Marketing Inc.'s Managing Director James Lim, Wilcon AVP for Sales and Operations Desiree Cuerdo, Wilcon SEVP-COO Rosemarie Ong, Operations Director Carl Lim Carl Lim, Wilcon AVPs for Sales and Operations Francisco Lazaro, Rubylyn Candelaria and Catherine Guingab.

Wilcon Marketing Manager Dheza Paras with Joralyn Ong.













Home improvement and construction supply retailer Wilcon Depot launched its 42nd large-format home construction retail outlet in Tacloban City, Leyte, on April 20, 2018.
The outlet is at Purok Santol Brgy. 80, Marasbaras, Tacloban City.
Wilcon Depot continues to increase its store footprint as it opened its 1st branch in the Eastern Visayas, the 5th in the Visayas region. 
Wilcon started its opening celebration with a motorcade along the nearby barangays of its new operating store. It was joined by Wilcon valued suppliers and industry partners.
The opening event continued at the store with a ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Wilcon Founder and Chairman Emeritus William T. Belo, Wilcon President and CEO Lorraine Belo-Cincochan, SEVP-Chief Operating Officer Rosemarie Bosch-Ong and Wilcon EVP-Chief Financial Officer Mark Andrew Belo, who were joined by Wilcon's valued suppliers and local government officials of Tacloban City.
“Wilcon is privileged to be part of Tacloban's fast, dynamic and growing economy. As the city remains the center of trade and commerce, and the strategic hub in Eastern Visayas, Wilcon is committed to be Tacloban's strong partner in building a more progressive and resilient city,” said Wilcon SEVP-Chief Operating Officer Rosemarie Ong.
As a top provider of home improvement supplies, and distributor of renowned international brands, Wilcon Depot has its full array of extensive and quality home building materials ranging from tiles, sanitaryware, plumbing, furniture, home interior, building materials, hardware, electrical, appliances and other “do-it-yourself” items.
Wilcon Tacloban has a total sales area of over 11,000 square meters, accommodating thousands of strong and reliable local and international brands in the market, arranged in an organized and clutter-free manner inside an air-conditioned store. Maintaining its uniformity in the interior of its depot store, Wilcon makes its operations efficient to help the customers shop with ease.
Fulfilling its mission and commitment in delivering products and solutions of superior quality and providing excellent and unparalleled services, Wilcon assures Tacloban City that it only has the best products with highest quality standard and innovative features that give value for money. Wilcon remains among the country's most preferred one-stop shops, providing great value and selection for every Filipino’s home building needs.
Wilcon offers numerous brands to choose from, as it carries exclusive top-tier brands like Grohe and Kohler Sanitaryware, Franke Kitchen Systems, Pozzi Bathroom Solutions, Koller Bathtubs and Shower Accessories.
Spanish tile brands Alcalagres, Keratile, Rocersa, Cifre, Emigres, Keros and Oset alongside Italian tile brands Novabell, Energie Ker, Gardenia are available in the store’s Tile Studio. Heim and Heritage home interior and furniture are exhibited at the Living, Kitchen, and Bath (LKB) showroom. Direct Hardware, Alphalux lighting solutions, Kasch bathroom accessories, PTech PVC moldings, Forest wood products, Solutherm PPR pipes, and Sefa specialty bathroom faucets and showerheads are displayed in the DIY section of the store.
As Wilcon remains the market leader in the business, Wilcon offers multitude of services that give customers a convenient shopping experience. Every Wilcon store has free parking spaces, reliable delivery service, and tile cutting service, among others They also provide a service that allows customers in creating their desired 3D layout through a computer software with cost estimate and product list made possible in Design Hub section inside the store. Valued customers can also avail their Wilcon Loyalty Card for free and enjoy promo exclusives and offerings.
“Wilcon is here to support the Taclobanons by providing access to top and trusted local and international brands for your home building needs coupled with our sales people's expertise and unparalleled service. We are thrilled to be part of Tacloban's dynamic and progressive community.” Wilcon President and CEO Lorraine Belo-Cincochan said.
Wilcon is set to open open 8 additional stores for 2018 including Silang, Cavite next month, Naga, Zamboanga, Lipa in Batangas, Tayabas in Quezon Province, another branch in Davao, GenSan, Puerto Princesa and another one in Iloilo City, staying true to its commitment to have a total of 65 operating stores by 2021. Wilcon is a publicly listed company with over 40 years of experience in the home improvement and construction supply industry.
Fill your homes with the best-known home building products and experience excellent service from Wilcon. Visit the newest branch in Purok Santol Brgy. 80, Marasbaras, Tacloban City, Leyte. To learn more about Wilcon, log on to www.wilcon.com.ph. You can also follow Wilcon’s social media accounts at facebook.com/wilcondepot.ph and instagram.com/wilcondepot.ph.

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