"P&G knows how a familiar face or product can make you feel at home, so we’re delighted to bring a bit of both to TAIWANfest this year to help Canadians learn about their favourite household brands in a memorable way"
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Look for the giant blue box at TAIWANfest this year, where P&G will be
onsite to help make Canada’s largest Mandarin festival even better. P&G
will be part of the action with the P&G Household Challenge in
both Toronto and Vancouver where a pop-up mini supermarket game show
will put contestants to the test – hosted by international stars that
everyone will know and love.
TAIWANfest attendees in both cities are invited to try their luck at the P&G
Household Challenge where our host will give them 28 seconds to
match a series of clues to P&G products, all while avoiding the
obstacles inside the giant blue box! Winners will take home a big blue
box filled with their favourite P&G household brands. Whether it’s
making cleaning a little faster, smiles a little brighter or the
adjustment to a new home a little easier, P&G will show Canadians that
its brands are there when and where you need them most, today and every
In Toronto, the P&G Household Challenge will be active at the
Harbourfront Centre from August 24th (12 pm to 8 pm) to 25th
(12 pm to 6 pm). Internationally renowned actor and former host of MTV
Asia and Channel [V] Asia, David Wu (Wu Da Wei) ‘Wu Man’ will be
guest hosting on August 24th (12-3pm). David Wu is one of the
preeminent bilingual personalities in China who has had success as a VJ,
acted in over 100 feature films and charmed millions as the personality
behind ‘Go West’, a TV show that taught English slang.
In Vancouver, the P&G Household Challenge will be active from
August 31st to September 2nd (11am-7pm on August 31st
and September 1st, and 11am-6pm on September 2nd)
on Granville Street between Pender and Dunsmuir Streets. International
star and Hong Kong man-of-the-moment Sammy Leung (Leung Chi Kin)
will be guest hosting on August 31st from 11am-7pm. Sammy
Leung is a preeminent Hong Kong DJ, actor, leading host of Chinese shows
such as ‘The Voice’ – and has delivered a series of large stand-up
comedy shows such as The Show Must Go Wrong, Love Master, and Love
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“P&G knows how a familiar face or product can make you feel at home, so
we’re delighted to bring a bit of both to TAIWANfest this year to help
Canadians learn about their favourite household brands in a memorable
way,” says Joyce Law, Senior Communications Manager, P&G.
In addition to the P&G Household Challenge, P&G will have
sampling opportunities, beauty and grooming bar services, product demos
and more at TAIWANfest in both cities.
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