Matahari Department Store Officially Opened Its Newest Store in Cilegon
Cilegon, 31 May 2018 – Modern retail network of PT Matahari Department Store Tbk (“Matahari” or the “Company”; stock code: “LPPF”), keep maintaining its existence in fashion industry by adding store in Banten, at Cilegon Center Mall. It is the 155th store of Matahari across Indonesia and is the second store opened in 2018.
Matahari occupies the newest shopping center in Cilegon which is located at Jalan Jenderal Ahmad Yani, Sukmajaya, Jombang, Cilegon - Banten. This mall offers the first integrated entertainment area in Cilegon with a magnificent concept. A unique collaboration between shopping areas, family playground, various culinary options and an extensive leisure area is available at this Mall.
In this opportunity, Miranti Hadisusilo – Corporate Secretary & Legal Director of Matahari explained “The presence of the second Matahari in Cilegon is a proof that Matahari always have a desire to be closer with its customers. The management sees the opportunity in this area, especially in welcoming Eid Al-Fitr this year, and we expect Matahari will be first choice of shopping destination for the citizen in Cilegon and surrounding area. We are ready to serve our loyal customers with up to date fashion products and commit to give a pleasant and comfortable shopping atmosphere as well as to make our customers “Feel Good”.”
Matahari Cilegon Center Mall occupies an area of 5,600 m2 with more than 115 selected famous brands. Matahari Cilegon Center Mall offers a wide selection of fashion products both for women and men, children and adults, accessories, cosmetics, household appliances, shoes and bags which are available with special prices to meet the needs of its customers. With a classy and modern shopping atmosphere concept, Matahari believes that its presence in Cilegon is able to give a different shopping options. A wider space layout as well as the use of 100% eco-friendly LED lighting systems, and high service standard will give new experiences for the citizens in Cilegon.
Special promotion in the opening week of Matahari Cilegon Center Mall, Matahari gives the best offer for its customers by providing discount coupons of Rp 50,000,- without minimum purchasing for its loyal customers, free Matahari Rewards card program, discount for BNI debit card holder, and other attractive promotions of discount vouchers of Rp 500,000,- for minimum purchase of Rp 500,000,-.
The presence of Matahari at Cilegon Center Mall is expected to give positive effects to the citizens in its surrounding area, especially by engaging more than 300 employees whom more than 90% are from the local people in the surrounding area. The presence of Matahari in Cilegon offers job opportunities for young workers, and is expected to reduce the number of unemployment in this area. Thus the citizens’ wealth and quality of life will increase.
Along with the opening of Matahari Cilegon Center Mall, Matahari also has the opportunity to give donations to social foundations located around the area. The representatives from Al-Insani Orphanage, Nurul A’la Orphanage, and Abah Public Library attended the opening ceremony to receive a symbolic check worth 10 million rupiah each.