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Trunc auctions Mystery Boxes to support #MentalHealthPH

Simple online bidding for covetable brands turns Christmas into season of giving

To celebrate the season of giving, multi-brand online boutique Trunc is auctioning Mystery Boxes filled with luxury and premium items from today until December 8, 2021. All proceeds will go to #MentalHealthPH, a non-profit organization that promotes and protects mental health in the Philippines.

Trunc’s chosen beneficiary cannot be more timely. Apart from its physical effects, the pandemic has affected the nation’s mental health; people have been suffering from depression, anxiety, among other afflictions. Through Mystery Boxes, Trunc aims to support #MentalHealthPH’s nationwide movement to create a safe community for individuals struggling with mental health issues.

The movement also aims to raise awareness on how to address mental issues wholistically and to promote open discussions.

Mystery Box bidders can win brands such as Salvatore Ferragamo, Hogan, Tod’s, Bally, Furla, Coach, Charriol, Pottery Barn, West Elm, Calvin Klein, Nine West, and many more.

The auction is open to all Philippine residents.

Create an account at, head to Offers page, and click the Mystery Box banner, or simply visit The page has details about the campaign and bidding mechanics. In the auction section, one can choose from a selection of Mystery Boxes curated with valued items from coveted brands, for every personality.

For wardrobe essentials, there’s Fashion Forward. For trendy must-haves, choose Trendsetter. For those who prefer timeless staples, there’s Classic Beauty. Sleek and stylish small leather goods and accessories are inside Feminine Chic. For classic leather goods for men, there’s For Him. For the little ones, there’s Kid Surprise. Find boxes available from Trunc’s shop-in-shop concepts as well: PowderRoom for widely-loved beauty and skincare essentials, Trunc At Home for the finest home necessities, while Trunc Show offers a good selection of boxes, from athleisure staples, casual yet chic kicks, to modern elegance pieces. The retail values range from P9,890 to P98,000.

After you make your choice, an electronic bidding form will pop up, which should be filled out to place the bid. The minimum bid values range from P5,000 to P48,000, depending on the preferred Mystery Box. For real time updates, just refresh the page and click on the View Current Bids. Once the form is filled out, the customer will receive an email to confirm the bid.

The highest bidders will win their chosen boxes and will be notified through email and the mobile number registered in their bidding form. They may choose to settle the amount for their boxes via bank transfer or PayPal. Once settled, Trunc will deliver the Mystery Boxes to the winners’ registered addresses.

Last November 6, celebrated its first birthday as the country’s first online destination for notable international and luxury brands. Since its launch in 2020, the multi-brand site successfully bridged customers and their favorite premium brands and services through seamless online shopping. It only makes sense that the brand is choosing to express its gratitude by giving back this holiday season.

Join Trunc’s auction and support #MentalHealthPH! Visit for more information.

About #MentalHealthPH:

#MentalHealthPH champions and builds mentally healthier communities around the Philippines. Since 2016, the non-governmental organization (NGO) has been investing in increasing awareness about people’s struggles with mental ill-health, empowering members to support themselves and others, and collaborating with various sectors towards sustainable solutions.

About SSI Group, Inc.:

The SSI Group is the Philippines’ largest specialty retailer, with an established brand portfolio that includes some of the world’s most recognized international brands. We lead the country’s specialty retail market through the size and breadth of our brand portfolio and store network, with 94 brands and 593 stores. With our growing e-commerce presence, we are also the Philippine specialty retailer with the most diverse and extensive e-commerce offering.

Our unique brand portfolio covers a wide range of specialty and lifestyle concepts, spanning the luxury, casual and fast fashion, beauty, footwear, home, and restaurant categories.  Established in the 1980s, SSI has been at the forefront of the Philippine retail industry for more than 30 years. Throughout this time, we have sought to inspire and enhance the lifestyle values of our customers, and to cater to the evolving tastes and aspirations of Filipino consumers.

In response to the evolution of the retail industry, the company introduced “The Specialist”, an At Home concierge service dedicated to serve its valued customers with their shopping needs. Customers may get in touch with SSI’s Customer Service team through any of the following channels to inquire about a particular brand or product.

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