Stay Home and Share Happiness – the International Day of Families with Glico’s CACAO STORY 360 and GLICODE

SINGAPORE, Could 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Glico Asia Pacific introduced that two on-line studying sources “Cacao Story 360” and “GLICODE” are actually obtainable to the public to assist kids get pleasure from studying at house in conjunction with the Worldwide Day of Households on Could 15.

Stay Home and Share Happiness, the International Day of Families with Glico’s CACAO STORY 360 and GLICODE
Keep Residence and Share Happiness, the Worldwide Day of Households with Glico’s CACAO STORY 360 and GLICODE

Amid the extended impression because of the COVID-19 pandemic, many individuals may really feel anxious or stressed with uncertainty. Particularly households with youthful kids could have issues fascinated with how one can entertain their kids with indoor actions or to arrange a conducive atmosphere for home-based studying. In response to such issues, Glico gives these two digital contents. A 360-degree video referred to as Cacao Story 360 deliver customers on a journey to find out about cocoa beans. GLICODE is an academic software with which individuals can get pleasure from studying primary coding expertise 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 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 get pleasure from viewing an enormous cacao plantation, rustic townscapes and all the 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 get pleasure from a 360°digital video with their cellular units. 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 get pleasure from this content material in such a tough state of affairs.

Candy Coding e-learning with Pocky – GLICODE

The opposite software is an academic app referred to as GLICODE which permits customers to study primary coding expertise in a enjoyable means utilizing Pocky. By arranging Pocky in several sequences, you’ll be able to study three primary coding fundamentals, SEQUENCE, LOOP and IF by way of GLICODE. GLICODE phases enhance in issue as customers progress and study new coding ideas. Coding is all about drawback fixing and there are lots of methods to achieve the purpose. Attempt to give you 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 training 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 doable. GLICODE is not solely loved at house however used as a studying useful resource at many elementary colleges or establishments in Japan and Singapore.

“We consider that we’re providing a possibility to expertise Pocky’s core worth, ‘Share happiness!’ to our clients with these two contents even whereas Keep-at-Residence order is about in place,” mentioned HIROHISA TAMAI, Assistant World Model Supervisor, Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd. “Dad and mom are stressed with not with the ability to take their youngsters for out of doors actions and have them go to high school. At present we can not shoot new movies in a state of affairs 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 supplied to clients throughout this restricted interval, we got here up with the thought of delivering these current contents, as a substitute of merely delivering an encouraging message or video.”

Glico helps household bonding time by delivering ‘Share happiness!’ by enjoyable and academic digital contents. Glico stands with households in getting by this robust time by practising 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 sequence of 9 movies and 1 interview with native farmers with their cellphones.

* This content material is out there for cellular units solely.
* English is the one language obtainable.

Really helpful environments


  • iOS and above/Safari newest model
  • Android and above/Chrome newest model


GLICODE is an app which permits customers to study primary coding expertise in a enjoyable means utilizing Pocky. It’s for positive to be loved by not solely kids but additionally mother and father! Let’s clear all 39 phases! BTW… Bear in mind to clean your fingers 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 crimson field, the enterprise actions of Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd. adhered to the company philosophy of “Enhancing individuals’s well being by meals.” Upon the 70th anniversary of the Glico Group in 1992, this identical spirit and dedication was included into the revised company philosophy of “A Healthful Life within the Better of Style.” Glico caramel – the corporate’s first product – incorporates the revolutionary creativeness of Mr. Riichi Ezaki, the corporate’s founder. Ever for the reason that starting, all the employees 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 formulation, meals components, 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 places of work 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.

About Pocky

Pocky Chocolate was launched in 1966 and promoted because the world’s first chocolate stick biscuit. Pocky is so shareable that you just’ll need to share it together with your family and friends any time, and wherever. Pocky is all about ‘Share happiness!’ Let’s all share Pocky and convey happiness all over the world.

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