Matahari Officially Opens Its First Outlet in Prabumulih
Prabumulih, 21 December 2018 – The modern retail network PT Matahari Department Store Tbk ("Matahari" or "Company"; stock code: "LPPF"), has officially opened its first outlet in Prabumulih, located at Citimall Prabumulih shopping center. This outlet is the 6th outlet opened in 2018 and is the 159th physical outlet operated by Matahari throughout Indonesia.
This outlet is the 8th outlet in the provision area of South Sumatra. Located at Jalan Lingkar Timur, Kelurahan Gunung Ibul, Kecamatan Prabumulih Timur, this outlet is very easily accessible to the surrounding residents due of its strategic location at inter-city crossing lanes. "The opening of the first Matahari in Prabumulih city is a pride for Matahari, where we want to always answer the needs of our loyal customers and be able to be present in new cities. Of course we saw a very good opportunity in Prabumulih as the region has good economic growth, and the community enthusiasm for the presence of Matahari is huge. We hope that Matahari is able to become the main destination of shopping for the people of Prabumulih and its surroundings. We are ready to serve our loyal customers with the latest fashion products and are committed to always provide a comfortable shopping atmosphere ("Feel Good"). "
This newly opened outlet occupies an area of more than 5,400 m2 and offers more than 70 selected brands. A wide range of product choices, such as fashion products for women and men, children and adults, accessories, cosmetics, household equipment, and a variety of shoes and bags collections that are available at special prices, which can help meet the needs of Matahari customers. With the concept of a classy and modern shopping atmosphere, Matahari believes its presence in Prabumulih is able to provide a different shopping experience. The wide space and the use of 100% LED lighting systems that are environmentally friendly, as well as high service standards allows this new Matahari outlet to provide a new experience for the Prabumulih community.
In this opening week, Matahari provides the best offer for its customers by providing promo discount coupons of Rp. 50,000,- without a minimum purchase for loyal Matahari customers, free Matahari Rewards card program, and a Rp. 500,000,- discount voucher for the first 100 customers with a minimum spend of Rp. 500,000,-.
The presence of Matahari at Citimall Prabumulih is hoped to have a positive impact on local residents, especially with the employment of more than 150 people with a composition of more than 80% of which are local residents from the city of Prabumulih and the store surrounding area. With this, job and career opportunities are open for young workers who have not had the opportunities before, so this is expected to help reduce unemployment in the region. That way there will also be an increase in welfare and a better quality of life for the surrounding community.
Along with the opening of its newest store, Matahari also had the opportunity to offer assistance to social foundations located in the vicinity of this outlet. Representatives of the Daarul Quran Orphanage, Aisyah Munawaroh Orphanage and the Awaliyah Orphanage were present to receive a symbolic check worth 10 million rupiah each.
Seen in the picture, management of Matahari, management of Citimall Prabumulih, together with Matahari’s suppliers representatives cutting ribbon to officiate the opening of Matahari outlet in Citimall Prabumulih