Municipality of Taytay Mayor Janet de Leon Mercado and Taytay Vice Mayor Carlito Gonzaga joined city officials and organizers of Grand Taytay Bazaar in its grand opening last November 15, 2014. Vice Mayor Carlito Gonzaga expressed confidence and high hopes that Taytay Bazaar would soon be famous like Hongkong City.
“Hindi ako naniniwala sa hula, pero this time naniniwala ako na ang Taytay ay magiging katulad ng HongKong,” said Taytay vice mayor Carlito Gonzaga during the opening ceremonies. Gonzaga is the father of TV host actress Toni Gonzaga and Alex Gonzaga.
Touted as the biggest bazaar in Metro Manila, the Grand Taytay Bazaar is a shopping haven with 5,000 square meters in space and 600 stalls for products display.
Located right beside SM Taytay, the Grand Taytay Bazaar (Manila East Road) will showcase an array goods from clothing and other garments, curtains, toys, bags, shoes, decors, furniture, woodworks, and trinkets and food among others at reasonable prices. Also on display are the best of Taytay products.
With 600 stalls it provides a spacious shopping with a lot of items to choose from. It also has a corner where shoppers can lounge in and a first aid unit for emergencies.
Nicky Andres, managing director of the Grand Taytay Bazaar says that he wants shopping at the Grand Taytay Bazaar to be a pleasurable experience. “We have lots of shops. We have lots of products. Ang gusto ko nandiyan na lahat pag nag shopping sila. At comfortable sila pag nag shopping.”
Nicky who is a native of Taytay continues, “We want the Grand Taytay Bazaar to be a showcase of what we have and what we can do. As a community, Taytay is progressive. Taytay is still a laid-back municipality but it has the feel of a city.”
Taytay is close to Cainta, Pasig and Taguig City and is accessible from various points from Metro Manila. It is considered as the “Woodworks and Garments Capital of the Philippines.” Taytay is ranked as the 10th Most Competitive Municipality in the 2014 Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index.
The grand launch was attended by the Honorable Mayor of Taytay, Janet De Leon Mercado and hosted by Kaye Chua. After the ribbon cutting ceremonies, Pop group MYMP serenaded the crowds while Backroom Talents NYOBG did a mini fashion show to give shoppers an idea on the most fashionable get up this season.
The Grand Taytay Bazaar with Evith Marie D. Andres as general manager, is designed by Architect Mila I. Martinez and AEB Builders headed by Antonio E. Bulanos for the structural design with Arch. Alfonzo DLR. Cruz structural designer also from AEB Builders.
For more information, please call: (0906) 356 4998 and 0920) 131 7507 ask Glennie of Grand Taytay Bazaar.