Christmas cheers starts today at Starbucks Philippines as they unveiled new 2018 planner, holiday beverages, and their biggest gift yet this holiday season.
We know that everyone is a little anxious and excited to welcome this most anticipated time of the year, because, Starbucks.
As Christmas day nears, the feeling of goodness only grows stronger too. ‘Giving good’ becomes a habit, as more people exchange smiles and conversations, and join in the season’s heart-warming traditions. And it’s a tradition that Starbucks Philippines wants to continue as they share their love with their customers.
“The holiday season is a time for coming together and sharing goodwill. In our stores, we encourage these simple acts of kindness, in recognition of those who spend their time with us and those who embody generosity during this season,” said Keith Cole, Starbucks Philippines head of marketing.
In keeping with the Christmas spirit and the habit of ‘giving good’, Starbucks will start sending cheers with its biggest present to coffee lovers: A year’s worth of coffee for lucky customers bringing home the Starbucks 2018 Planner.
Plan a truly memorable year with Starbucks…And maybe, You can be one of the lucky few to bring home a year’s worth of Starbucks beverages…
Every Christmas, Starbucks lovers know it’s that time of the year to start collecting stickers in exchange for the much-anticioated Starbucks Planner. Coffee enthusiasts will be thrilled with this Christmas treat, as twenty (20) winners will bring home a year’s worth of Starbucks Grande handcrafted beverages and twenty (20) more will receive a month’s worth of Grande handcrafted beverages of their choice.
These incredible prizes are up for grabs for holders of the special edition Starbucks Kape Vinta Card, exclusively released with the Starbucks 2018 Planners. Customers simply need to activate the card with at least Php 300 and register the card to a My Starbucks Rewards account during the promo period to earn a raffle entry. All raffle entries included from January 1-31, 2018 will automatically qualify for the Starbucks for a Month and Starbucks for a Year promo.
January 19, 2018 (5:00 PM) and February 9, 2018 (5:00 PM)
ELIGIBLE DATE OF ENTRIES
January 1 – 15, 2018 and January 1 – 31, 2018
Twenty (20) Starbucks for a Month (1st Draw) and Twenty (20) Starbucks for a Year (2nd Draw)
ANNOUNCEMENT OF WINNERS
January 22, 2018 (1st Draw) and February 12, 2018 (2nd Draw)
The following number of Beverage Stars will be credited to the winner’s My Starbucks Rewards® account:
- Starbucks for a Month – 360 Beverage Stars equivalent to 30 complimentary Grande handcrafted beverage with up to 2 add-ons
- Starbucks for a Year – 4,380 Beverage Stars equivalent to 365 complimentary Grande handcrafted beverage with up to 2 add-ons
*1 complimentary Grande handcrafted beverage with up to 2 add-ons is equal to 12 Beverage Stars based on the Starbucks Philippines’ My Starbucks Rewards Program. Prizes cannot be transferred or converted to cash.
Starbucks 2018 Planner encased in leather sleeves
Last year’s blue siren and coffee stain designs introduced bursting colors to the coffee brand’s collection of planners. This time, Starbucks releases designs that highlight the Kape Vinta Card. Filipinos can choose from the blue and green hues reminiscent of the calm of the season and the warm pigments orange that is as festive as the card it frames.
Encased in leather sleeves, both designs give off a classic look for the Starbucks staple item. Inside, there are plenty more surprises such as a stencil ruler and a cleverly-designed calendar that can be folded in a shape of a cup. All planner sets are available in regular and mini sizes.
Collect stickers now
As early as November 2, Starbucks fans can already start collecting stickers to get their hands on the much-awaited planners. They get to choose from the three handcrafted holiday beverages to savor the flavors of Christmas.
- A customer can avail of a Starbucks Christmas Traditions Promo Card from November 2, 2017 to January 8, 2018 with no purchase required.
- One sticker is awarded for each Starbucks handcrafted beverage purchase. Holder must accumulate a total of eighteen (18) stickers, to redeem one (1) Limited Edition Starbucks Coffee 2018 Planner.
- Single receipt bulk purchase of food and other retail items (merchandise, whole bean and Starbucks VIA, Teavana) worth at least ₱7,000 will entitle the customer to one (1) Limited Edition Starbucks Coffee 2018 Planner. Combination of receipts is not allowed.
- A customer must complete the required number of stickers to qualify for the redemption of one (1) Limited Edition Starbucks Coffee 2018 Planner. A combination of up to two (2) promo cards will be allowed, provided that the 9 featured plus 9 core beverages have been purchased. Excess stickers for combined cards will be forfeited.
- Once all stickers are completed, customer must submit the Starbucks Christmas Traditions Promo Card/s to redeem one (1) Limited Edition Starbucks Coffee 2018 Planner from any Starbucks store in the Philippines.
The following transactions and discounts are qualified for this promotion
- Senior Citizen discount
- PWD discount
- VAT Exempt
- Personal Cup/Tumbler ₱5 discount
The following coupons and discounts are disqualified for this promotion
- Service Recovery Coupon
- Free Tall Beverage Coupon
- Customer Voice Redemption
- Rustan Coffee Partner discount
- Rustan Group of Companies discount
- Starbucks Card Registration Treat
- Starbucks Card Beverage Treat Redemption
“We are very excited to introduce this year’s line-up of highly anticipated holiday beverages: the Christmas Tree Peppermint Dark Mocha, Vanilla Nougat Latte, and the returning, Toffee Nut Crunch Latte. These eye-catching, delicious and festive beverages will surely cheer up everyone’s holidays,” said Jamie Silva, Starbucks Philippines category manager.
Redemption of the Limited Edition Starbucks Coffee 2018 Planner starts November 2, 2017 up to March 8, 2018, at Starbucks stores in the Philippines only. Per DTI-FTEB Permit No. 12283, Series of 2017
Starbucks Holiday Treats
Starbucks stores will be brimming of items perfect for Christmas stockings. Gift-hunters can take their pick from the exclusive collection of curated merchandise, whole bean bags of the returning Starbucks Christmas Blend, and its Christmas tea pack, the Teavana Joyful Medley Tea.
The store’s savory and sweet menu will tickle the curiosity with food items like Roasted Turkey and Chicken with Bacon on Cranberry Bread, Truffle Brownie Cheesecake, and 17-layer Chocolate Crepe Cake. With such an extensive menu list, it seems that Starbucks will get your holiday feast covered too.
Celebrate Christmas with Starbucks’ newest beverages
VANILLA NOUGAT LATTÉ
Inspired by the classic nougat confection, this beverage is delicious with the rich taste of French vanilla (custard-like and slightly floral) and nougat notes.
CHRISTMAS TREE PEPPERMINT DARK MOCHA
Decadent dark mocha is topped with green tea whipped cream and finished with glittering sprinkles of green and red candies, just like a Christmas tree when lit up.
TOFFEE NUT CRUNCH LATTÉ
Toffee nut syrup is combined with velvety steamed milk, espresso shots and topped with whipped cream and crunchy toffee nut crunch toppings.
Promotion Period: November 2, 2017 – January 8, 2018
All featured beverages are also available in Iced and Frappuccino® (Coffee-based and cream-based) format. Available in Short – ₱ 160; Tall – ₱ 170;Grande ₱ 185; Venti– ₱ 200.
Featured Christmas Starbucks Cards
HOLIDAY TREE & SNOWMAN CARD
A yearly fan favorites depict wintery scenes using cool colors of silver, blues and greens. Available for an initial activation amount of ₱300 per card.Available in all stores starting November 2, 2017.
MALIGAYANG PASKO CARD
Celebrate Christmas with the market exclusive Maligayang Pasko Card. Available for an initial activation amount of ₱300 per card.Available in all stores starting November 2, 2017.
SPECIAL EDITION KAPE VINTA CARD
This special market exclusive card is inspired by the Starbucks Kape Vinta whole bean artwork. Activation amount: ₱300
*Included in the 2018 Starbucks Planner.
2018 RED CUP CARD
This year’s Red Cup Card matches the physical Give Good cup and merchandise, and comes with a red Kraft sleeve carrier. Available for an initial activation amount of ₱1,000 per card. Available in all stores starting November 2, 2017.
Catch the flavors, cheers, and excitement of Christmas this season at Starbucks. There are plenty more of ‘give good’ news heading your way, so make sure to stay updated by following Starbucks Philippines’ Facebook page or visiting www.starbucks.ph.
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