Monthly Archives: January 2008

Selamat Milad 2 buat Komunitas Tangan Di Atas

Selamat buat Komunitas TDA, semoga lebih berhasil lagi menebar virus kewirausahaan di Indonesia.

5 New Ace Hardware Stores on The Same Day

Ace Group which is specialized in home improvement and furnishings opening its new stores

PT. Ace Hardware Indonesia Tbk which is owned by PT. Kawan Lama Sejahtera launch their 5 new stores on the same day. The stores located in : Continue reading 5 New Ace Hardware Stores on The Same Day

Carrefour acquire a 75% majority stake in PT. Alfa Retailindo Tbk

 

Carrefour Group has signed a Share Purchase Agreement on 21 January2 2008 with PT Sigmantara Alfindo and Prime Horizon Pte. Ltd. to acquire a 75% majority stake in PT Alfa Retailindo Tbk, (“Alfa Retailindo”) for a total equity consideration of IDR 674bn (€49.3m).

Alfa Retailindo, a listed company on the Jakarta Stock Exchange, is a major operator in Indonesia, operating 29 stores across the country (with sales area comprised between 1000m² and 4000m²), of which 13 are located in Jakarta. Alfa Retailindo reported net sales in 2006 of IDR 3624bn (€265m). Continue reading Carrefour acquire a 75% majority stake in PT. Alfa Retailindo Tbk

Electronic City, Smart Ways of Modern Shopping

Glodok is passed away. The habit has been change. Modern Electronic Stores spreading out like mushroom. It was just started.

A decade ago, if Jakartan’s would like to buy electronics such as TV, the first place in mind is Glodok. Electronic Market which known as a place to buy cheap and good electronic product. In here, you can find all electronic products from low to high products. Continue reading Electronic City, Smart Ways of Modern Shopping

The Death of Sabang

Sabang Food Centre. Itulah Jalan Sabang label saat ini. Penggemar Wisata Kuliner di Jakarta pasti mengenalnya. Tetapi bagaimana nasib pemilik toko di Jalan Sabang saat ini? Sebuah contoh ketimpangan pengelolaan sebuah kawasan di Ibukota.

Benarkah jalan sabang sudah mati? Mungkin judul diatas terlalu muluk. Jalan Sabang, sebenarnya bukanlah sebuah jalan yang besar dan seperti Sudirman atau Thamrin. Bolehlah dibilang sangat pendek. Continue reading The Death of Sabang

Chain Store Expansion

In the name of Growth, number of outlets is crucial point for retailers. The race like F1 Grand Prix. New outlets has come, entering new city, new shopping mall. Who’s the winner?

Closing year 2007, some of leading Chain Store opening out its outlets. It’s like trying to reach opening target. After sleep in expansion since early of the year until 3rd quarter of 2007. Here are the list of its outlet:

  • Electronic City = Medan
  • Electronic Solution = Puri Indah Jakarta
  • Carrefour = Kalimas – Surabaya, Braga – Bandung, Cileduk, Cibinong, Cakung – Jakarta
  • Hero = Re-branding from Hero Supermarket to Giant Supermarket.
  • Cold Stone = Citos
  • Ace Hardware = New address at Lippo Karawaci, soon in Juanda Medan and Palembang

Pembelian Alfa Supermarket oleh Carrefour Indonesia

Pada tanggal 17 Desember 2007, telah terjadi penandatanganan nota kesepahaman antara PT. Alfa Retailindo Tbk dan PT. Carrefour Indonesia, bahwa PT. Carrefour Indonesia akan membeli 75% Saham PT. Alfa Retailido Tbk. Continue reading Pembelian Alfa Supermarket oleh Carrefour Indonesia

Operator Telecom Service Center

A decade ago, Indonesian only knew Telkom as Telecom Operator which is running Fixed Wired Phone. In recent days, we have more than 5 telecom opertator and most of them in wireless telecommunication/Cellular Phone.

In the race of improving its service to customer, they actively open service center as well as sales outlet. And here is operator no outlets through out Jabotabek and West Java

Operator Outlet

Operator Name No of Outlet
Plasa Telkom 47
XL Center 41
Gerai Esia 15
Gerai Telkomsel 68
Mobile 8 Center 14
Smart Telecom 10

Retailer Secret

Have you noticed that every pre-weekend (Thursday & Friday) retailers attack our mind with a lot of promo? Especialy on Friday. You will see more advertisement than news. Full Color, Discount, Voucher etc. And the promo only valid during weekend, start from Friday to Sunday.

When you see the promo, have you check the price before?

Here’s the retailer secret:

The Price in Weekend is lower than in weekdays!

Hal-hal yang penting di Peraturan Presiden No 112 Tahun 2007

Peraturan tentang Pasar Moderen dan Tradisional telah terbit. Akankah berbagai macam masalah didalamnya terselesaikan? Ataukah semakin tidak jelas karena masuk daerah abu-abu? Bagaimana dengan sanksi atas pelanggaran Peraturan Presiden No 112 Tahun 2007?

Tanggal 27 Desember 2007, pemerintah menerbitkan Peraturan Presiden No 112 Tahun 2007 mengenai penataan dan pembinaan Pasar Tradisional, Pusat Perbelanjaan, dan Toko Modern. Setelah ditunda berkali-kali dan konon terjadi tarik ulur antara berbagai pihak yang berkepentingan dengan peraturan ini, akhirnya peraturan ini terbit juga. Continue reading Hal-hal yang penting di Peraturan Presiden No 112 Tahun 2007