Franchising, Licensing, and Business Opportunity

Franchise and License Expo Indonesia 2007 di Jakarta Convention Center.

Acara yang akan berlangsung dari tanggal 9-11 November 2007 ini akan diikuti sekitar 180 merek waralaba baik lokal maupun internasional. Di pameran ini pula akan ada konferensi dan workshop selama 2 hari yang akan membahas prospek dan perkembangan industri waralaba di Indonesia. Continue reading Franchising, Licensing, and Business Opportunity

Inflation on October 2007: 0.79%

Inflation on October 2007 mostly coming from group of foods (1.87%) which driven by Fasting and Lebaran during September – October 2007. Continue reading Inflation on October 2007: 0.79%

MAP sales increased 15% for YTD 2007

PT Mitra Adiperkasa Tbk (MAP) announced on 31 October 2007 that its net sales for nine month 2007 has increased by 15% – up from Rp 2.4 trillion in 2006 to Rp 2.7 trillion. Gross profit jumped by an impressive 17% from Rp 884 billion to Rp 1,031 billion while operating income rose by 6% from Rp 155 billion to Rp 165 billion. Net profit also surged from Rp 73 billion to Rp 80 billion – representing an increase of 10% over the corresponding period. Continue reading MAP sales increased 15% for YTD 2007

Down Town Walk @ SMS

Weekend kemarin, tepatnya hari Jumat, saya menyempatkan diri untuk menikmati sore yang cerah di Down Town Walk SMS. Sebelumnya nggak terpikir, mau kemana sore itu. Tapi tiba-tiba istri mengusulkan bagaimana kalau ke Summarecon. Continue reading Down Town Walk @ SMS

Beli Baju Anak lewat Internet

Sebuah terobosan baru dibuat oleh seorang bernama Eva, yang tinggal di Cikarang. Beliau membuat sebuah online store yang mengkhususkan di segmen baju anak. Cukup cerdik. Kalau kita lihat selama ini, bagaimana begitu banyak orang tua yang begitu perhatian terhadap penampilan balita/batita nya. Dan terlebih jika berhubungan dengan urusan anak, berapapun harganya orang tua seakan tidak perduli. Continue reading Beli Baju Anak lewat Internet

Grand Opening Carrefour Kiara Condong

It’s 32nd Carrefour in Indonesia at Kiara Condong, Bandung, West Java.   Grand Opening on 10 October 2007. And Kiara Condong outlet is 3rd Carrefour outlets in Bandung. Previously they available at Mollis, and Sukajadi.

Bandung is 3rd cities in Indonesia which has Carrefour outlets more than 1 outlet. Other cities are Jabotabek (20) and Surabaya (3).

Franchise Regulation

Government of Indonesia just released about new regulation of franchising business in Indonesia. Details in here. One important point in this regulation is the business is proven profit in the past. Continue reading Franchise Regulation

Johar Market Renovation

Johar Market, is one of old traditional market in Indonesia, will renovated. Johar Market build on 1933 by and designed by Thomas Karsten. Continue reading Johar Market Renovation

Listed Retail Company

Becoming listed company, is a one of the ways to get cheap money from the market. Meaning of cheap here is company does not pay interest. Company just share their ownership and open its all information the public. So, public can watch its activities, and will reflected in its price share. Continue reading Listed Retail Company

Retailers VS Manufacture

Last week, I talk with my colleague who work in retailers for many years. And he gave me surprise. He just resigned! And my question is, What next retailers that you will enter?

Why I ask it to him? Continue reading Retailers VS Manufacture