SINGAPORE, Could 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Glico Asia Pacific introduced that two on-line studying sources “Cacao Story 360” and “GLICODE” at the moment are obtainable to the public to assist kids take pleasure in studying at house in conjunction with the Worldwide Day of Households on Could 15.
Keep Dwelling and Share Happiness, the Worldwide Day of Households with Glico’s CACAO STORY 360 and GLICODE
Amid the extended influence as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, many individuals may really feel anxious or wired with uncertainty. Particularly households with youthful kids might have issues occupied with easy methods to entertain their kids with indoor actions or to arrange a conducive surroundings for home-based studying. In response to such issues, Glico provides these two digital contents. A 360-degree video known as Cacao Story 360 convey customers on a journey to find out about cocoa beans. GLICODE is an academic instrument with which individuals can take pleasure in studying fundamental coding abilities utilizing Glico’s chocolate snack, Pocky. The product’s core worth is ‘Share happiness!’. Glico delivers these contents to customers in order that they can spend high quality time with their household by way of such experiences.
Cacao Journey to Turn into Chocolate – CACAO STORY 360
Cacao Story 360 is a VR (digital actuality) content material which permits customers to learn the way cacao beans are grown, harvested and transferred all the best way to be prepared for chocolate making. The video has been taken at a cacao bean plantation in Ecuador, one of many locations Glico sources for Pocky manufacturing. Customers can embark on a digital tour to take pleasure in viewing an enormous cacao plantation, rustic townscapes and the whole course of from harvesting to transport cocoa beans in addition to interviews with the farmers. A dynamic aerial drone footage makes customers really feel as if they’re visiting and seeing the place. Customers can take pleasure in a 360°digital video with their cell gadgets. VR goggles will improve the viewer’s expertise even additional.
Initially created for restricted viewership, it’s made obtainable to everybody in order that extra individuals can take pleasure in this content material in such a tough scenario.
Candy Coding e-learning with Pocky – GLICODE
The opposite instrument is an academic app known as GLICODE which permits customers to study fundamental coding abilities in a enjoyable manner utilizing Pocky. By arranging Pocky in several sequences, you possibly can study three fundamental coding fundamentals, SEQUENCE, LOOP and IF by way of GLICODE. GLICODE levels improve in problem as customers progress and study new coding rules. Coding is all about drawback fixing and there are a lot of methods to succeed in the aim. Try to provide you with an distinctive resolution.
Since its preliminary launch in 2016 in Japan, GLICODE has generated consideration in and outdoors of Japan. The Ministry of Inner Affairs and Communications in Japan has additionally formally adopted GLICODE to be a part of the ‘Popularisation of Programming’ initiative to combine laptop science schooling into elementary faculty curriculums since 2016.
GLICODE has been translated into English in 2017 and into Thai in 2018 to share the enjoyment of studying with as many individuals as attainable. GLICODE is no longer solely loved at house however used as a studying useful resource at many elementary faculties or establishments in Japan and Singapore.
“We consider that we’re providing a chance to expertise Pocky’s core worth, ‘Share happiness!’ to our prospects with these two contents even whereas Keep-at-Dwelling order is ready in place,” stated HIROHISA TAMAI, Assistant World Model Supervisor, Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd. “Dad and mom are wired with not having the ability to take their children for outside actions and have them go to high school. At the moment we can’t shoot new movies in a scenario the place social distancing is required. After we thought of how we will help individuals with Pocky and what sort of events ‘Share happiness!’ may be provided to prospects throughout this restricted interval, we got here up with the concept of delivering these current contents, as an alternative of merely delivering an encouraging message or video.”
Glico helps household bonding time by delivering ‘Share happiness!’ by way of enjoyable and academic digital contents. Glico stands with households in getting by way of this powerful time by training social distancing collectively.
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About Cacao Story 360
Cacao Story 360 is a digital video content material with which customers can just about journey to a plantation and find out about cacao. Customers can view a collection of 9 movies and 1 interview with native farmers with their cellphones.
* This content material is on the market for cell gadgets solely.
* English is the one language obtainable.
- iOS 13.zero and above/Safari newest model
- Android 7.zero and above/Chrome newest model
GLICODE is an app which permits customers to study fundamental coding abilities in a enjoyable manner utilizing Pocky. It’s for certain to be loved by not solely kids but additionally dad and mom! Let’s clear all 39 levels! BTW… Bear in mind to scrub your palms earlier than and after enjoying GLICODE!
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About Glico Group
Ever for the reason that launch in 1922 of the nutritious, Glico nutritious caramel in its distinctive pink field, the enterprise actions of Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd. adhered to the company philosophy of “Enhancing individuals’s well being by way of meals.” Upon the 70th anniversary of the Glico Group in 1992, this similar spirit and dedication was integrated into the revised company philosophy of “A Healthful Life within the Better of Style.” Glico caramel – the corporate’s first product – incorporates the progressive creativeness of Mr. Riichi Ezaki, the corporate’s founder. Ever for the reason that starting, the whole workers has likewise been heartily devoted to additional enhancing individuals’s well being and high quality of life. This has led to the growth of enterprise strains past confectionery to incorporate ice cream merchandise, processed meals, desserts, milk merchandise, child method, meals substances, and uncooked supplies for beauty and well being merchandise.
About Glico Asia Pacific
Regional headquarters Glico Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. was established in Singapore in 2017 to additional our enterprise throughout the APAC area. The area contains of workplaces in Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam which help the event and gross sales of confectionery and ice cream merchandise for the Asia Pacific.
Pocky Chocolate was launched in 1966 and promoted because the world’s first chocolate stick biscuit. Pocky is so shareable that you simply’ll wish to share it along with your family and friends any time, and wherever. Pocky is all about ‘Share happiness!’ Let’s all share Pocky and convey happiness world wide.