Very Important Buyer (VIB) Program

You can now nominate your most-valued overseas-based buyers to avail of the following incentives when they source at Manila FAME:

  • Airfare reimbursement*
  • 2-Night Complimentary Hotel accommodation in Manila FAME partner hotel
  • Manila FAME Buyer Care Services
    • Airport welcome reception
    • Complimentary transport services
    • Complimentary snack and beverage at buyers’ lounge
    • Pre-arranged design tour/factory visit**
    • Priority admittance to Manila FAME Events
    • Chance to win a hosted holiday trip to one of the Philippines’ top destinations, thru the Luxe Escape Raffle promo

The VIB Program is an institutionalized package of services and benefits designed to provide a memorable and seamless sourcing experience to top Manila FAME buyers.


    Who is eligible for the VIB Program?

  • An established and reputable importer, wholesaler, retailer, distributor, specifier, or bulk buyer of home, fashion, crafts, holiday and gift products and services, with at least 2 years in operation.
  • How can my buyers be a part of the VIB Program?

  • You may nominate your buyers as VIBs by contacting the assigned market officer.

*Applicable only to Top-Level VIB and Head of Delegation, with cap of USD500 for short-haul and USD1200 for long-haul flights.
**To be requested from the Market Officer assigned for arrangements.


IMPORTANT NOTE: Nomination does not provide automatic acceptance of the nominated buyer to the VIB Program.
All nominated buyers will be subject to validation and approval of CITEM Manila FAME Team.
Only one representative from each nominated company can be accepted.

For more details and inquiries please email manilafamebuyers@citem.com.ph or call +63 2 8-8312201 loc. 231