Arts + Life

Adidas Originals 2018 “Chinese New Year” Collection

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="21602,21603,21604,21605,21606"] In celebration of the 2018 Chinese Lunar New Year, German sports apparel manufacturer, Adidas has released a collection of limited edition sneakers. Consisting of the EQT Support ADV, Superstar, Campus and NMD R2 silhouettes, the "Chinese New Year" collection takes inspiration from...

Coca-Cola Peach

American soft drink manufacturer, Coca-Cola has recently released its latest flavor to the Japanese market. Called Coca-Cola Peach, the limited edition flavor coincides with Japan's Hinamatsuri "Doll Festival," which is celebrated on March 3 every year. The flavor is described as having the same great Coca-Cola taste...

H Mart Coming to Austin

New Jersey-based Asian supermarket chain, H Mart is set to open its first flagship location in Austin, Texas. Located near Austin's Lakeline Mall in Northwest Austin, the 68,000-square-foot retail space will feature all of the brand’s Korean-inspired high-quality pantry items, as well as ready-to-serve dishes. H...

Tartine Bakery Coming to Seoul

San Francisco-based French-style bakery, Tartine is set to open its first flagship store in Seoul, South Korea. Located in Seoul's sophisticated neighborhood of Hannam Dong, the location will be led by award-winning pastry chef Hyunhee Lee and Edward Lee, co-founder of Baroque Bakery and Buzza...

Bicultural

Directed by award-winning filmmaker and actress, Rachel Leyco, Bicultural is a short film following a second-generation "Filipina-American, who feigns a heterosexual relationship until her conservative family pressures her into marriage, her secret girlfriend gives an ultimatum. Tackling sexual orientation and culture, Leyco's character "attempts to...

Coca-Cola Launches Laxative-Infused Soft Drink

Coca-Cola, American soft drink manufacturer has recently released its latest flavor to the Japanese market. Called Coca-Cola Plus, the new beverage contains no calories with five grams of indigestible dextrin – a source of dietary fiber – per 470-ml bottle. Following more than a decade of research...

Pringles Releases Japan Exclusive Sukiyaki Flavor

Pringles, United States brand of stackable snack chips is set to launch a new flavor for the Japanese market. Exclusive to Japan's Kanto region, the limited edition sukiyaki flavor pays homage to one of Japan's most celebrated delicacies. The traditional Japanese hot-pot-style dish is typically enjoyed...

Häagen-Dazs Mochi Sakura An

In celebration of the upcoming cherry blossom season, United States-based premium ice cream producer, Häagen-Dazs has recently announced a new ice cream flavor for the Japanese market. Called the Mochi Sakura An flavor, the ice cream consists of three layers of cherry blossom-themed flavors. The first layer...

Converse Celebrates The Year of the Dog with Solar and Lunar Packs

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="21506,21507,21508,21509,21510,21511,21512,21513"] In celebration of the upcoming 2018 Chinese Lunar New Year, Converse has released two limited edition collections - the Solar and Lunar Packs. Inspired by the legendary Tiangou Eclypse myth, where the solar and lunar eclipses were caused by a hungry dog...