​MNL48 inks distribution deal with Lawson Philippines

MNL48, the Filipino sister group of Japan’s idol group AKB48 has recently signed a distribution deal with Lawson, one of the biggest convenience store chains in the Philippines.

Hallohallo Entertainment Inc. (HHE), the company behind the idol group has officially announced its tie-up with Lawson as one of exclusive distributors of MNL48 merchandise and album CDs in the country.

“We are delighted to have the opportunity to work with Lawson. Hallohallo Entertainment Inc. believes that Lawson has already built a strong reputation in the convenience store chain industry in the country and signing this deal with them to be our merchandise distributor will greatly help us introduce and bring MNL48 to wider consumers.” said Mr. Paulo Kurosawa, HHE President.

Fans can now easily purchase MNL48 official products and album CDs starting this December in all Lawson convenience stores nationwide.

The announcement of the distribution deal between HHE and Lawson coincides with the release of MNL48’s second single entitled “Pag-ibig Fortune Cookie” on December 1, 2018. MNL48 members Sheki, Abby, Sela, Brei and Belle also visited the Lawson store in Smart Tower Makati as part of the promotion of the latest single.