The big toy warehouse craze is back!
if you are planning to visit this event, here are some tips (in random listing)
1. Go there early, as early as 930am
2. Bring lots of money or bring your credit card
3. Bring lots of eco bag
4. As soon as you enter, head first to the toy section that you want
5. Bring your toy list
6. Visit Toy Kingdom Facebook and Twitter page for updates
7. Get a toy hunting buddy
8. If you spot a nice toy, grab it!
9. If you are exceeding to your budget, you can drop the toys before going to the counter
10. If you have a non toy collector buddy, let him stand in line for you
11. Have a shopping time of 2 hours, quick shopping is the best!
12. Toy hunt for your wants only
13. No chit chatting to other people, just hunt for toys
14. Make sure all your valuable items are secured and safe
15. Enter the event with a full stomach
What: Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale
When: November 2 to 4, 2012
here: Megatrade Hall 1 & 2, SM Megamall
Find amazing toy deals at Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale, now on its 6th year! Get up to 70% off on branded toys, gadgets and games during this event. Mark your calendars, November 2 to 4, 2012 at Megatrade Hall 1 & 2 of SM Megamall. For more information, like us at www.facebook.com/ToyKingdomPH, follow us at www.twitter.com/ToyKingdomP or call our hotline at 638-TOYK (638-869).
Here's a FAQ about the toy sale event
I lifted this from : https://www.facebook.com/notes/toy-kingdom-official/faqs-about-the-toy-kingdom-toy-warehouse-sale/503102716376013
Question: When and where is the event?
Answer: Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale is on Novemeber 2 to 4 at Megatrade Hall 1 & 2 SM Megamall. We shall have other selling events but you have to contiue visiting our page for announcements of these future promos :)
Question: What time will you open Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale?
Answer: We operate the same time as mall hours. We open at 10 am and close at 10 pm on Friday and Saturday, and 9 pm on Sunday.
Question: Is the event for free?
Answer: There is no entrance fee or registration required to enter the venue.
Question: What are the toys that will be sold? How many percent off?
Answer: We can't disclose the speciific toys that will be part of the sale nor can we say how many percent each item will be. But it is a warehouse sale so expect to see toys that are discounted 70% off its original price :) For the brands, here are just some (we repeat, some) of the brands that are part of the sale:
Angry Birds l Antics l Auldey l Baby Alive l Baby Company l Barbie l Burago l Ben 10 l Bratz l Brickrodz l Clementoni l Cartoon Network l Disney l Fischer Price l Hello Kitty l Hotwheels l Learning is Fun! l Lego l Leapfrog l Marvel l Mattel l Megcos l MJX RC l Moxie Girlz l Nerf l Nickelodeon l Pet Express l Play Go l Potex l Redbox l Road Rats l Sesame Street l Speed-Tech l Thomas & Friends l Transformers l 4M l Voila l Vtech l Wii l Wild! Science l Xbox 360 l Zip Bin
Question: What are the acceptable modes of payment?
Answer: We accept cash and credit card payments. We also honor Toy Kingdom gift cards, SM gift cards, SM gift pass and Sodexho gift certificates.
Question: Will there a 2 hour special for SM Advantage Card users?
Answer: There will be no 2 hour special during Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale. But of course, you can earn points from your purchase if you present your Toy Kingdom Amazing Card or SM Advantage Card.
Question: Is there a special day for BDO cardholders?
Answer: Kindly confirm this with your credit card provider.
Question: Will there a special area for children or an area where can leave our belongings?
Answer: There is limited area during Toy Kingdom Toy Warehosue Sale. There is no special area where customers can leave there children or belongings inside Megatrade Halls 1 & 2. It is advisable not to bring anything bulky or big so that you can have a pleasant shopping experience during the event.
Question: Will there be a lot of people during Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale?
Answer: Yes! :) We are now on our 6th year and each year the number of people keeps growing. It's a just a testament to how amazing the toy deals are during this event. Refrain from bringing anything valuable and as always lease take care of your belongings and children :)
Question: Is there gift wrapping service during Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale?
Answer: This service is not provided during Toy KIngdom Toy Warehouse Sale.
Question: Do you accept reservations?
Answer: In the spirit of fairness, there is no reservation allowed during Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale. We are selling limited quantities of particular items because it is a warehouse sale so we cannot reserve pieces for customers. Best to come in early to avoid the crowd.
Question: Will there be an extension of the sale?
Answer: There will be other sale events in the coming months so continue to follow us here on Facebook and on Twitter for announcements and updates :)
Question: How many cashiers do you have?
Answer: We've allocated 11 counters all accepting cash and credit payments. The speed of each counter is determined by the number of toys bought by each customer. Since the toys are really bargain price, a lot of people are buying cart full of toys and we appreciate a little patience and understanding from everyone in line. :)
Question: Should I bring the whole family at Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale?
Answer: This is a warehouse sale and there will be lots of people in the venue who have only one thing in mind: shop and get the possible toy deals. As much as we want to accomodate everyone, we highly suggest that you do not bring your babies and small kids for their own safety and convenience too :)
We'll continue to update this if there are other important announcements. Thank you for reading and we hope to see you at Toy Kingdom Toy Warehouse Sale!
Saturday, November 03, 2012
Azrael Coladilla is the blogger and founder of Azrael's Merryland Blog. This blog started as a personal blog in 2003, and then converted the blog into a lifeblog about his interest and reporting about pop culture, lifestyle, entertainment, technology, food, travel, toys, outdoor adventure, internet and social media. Awarded as the 2009 Most Influential Blogger for Luzon, Philippines, awarded by the Philippine Blog Awards. He is the founder of several online communities - Manila Bloggers Network, PBNetwork PH, Oh My Food! community, Cavite Bloggers, Travel and Blog Community, and Philippine ToyCon. He loves to travel, explore, discover, eat new food, document and record his life, meet new people, do photography and collects Transformers toys.