Matahari Opens at Gress Mall Gresik
Gresik, 14 Desember 2018 – The modern retail network PT Matahari Department Store Tbk ("Matahari" or "Company"; stock code: "LPPF"), opened a second outlet in Gresik located at Gress Mall. This store is the 156th physical outlet operated by Matahari in all of Indonesia and also the third outlet officially opened in 2018.
This new Matahari store is located at Gress Mall, Gresik Kota Baru, Jl Sumatra, Desa Randuagung, Gresik Regency - East Java. Its strategic and easily accessible location makes Gress Mall the preferred destination for people in Gresik, Lamongan, Tuban, and Bojonegoro, as well as the areas surrounding. This Mall offers a concept of complete shopping, entertainment and culinary destination for families.
On this occasion, Miranti Hadisusilo - Corporate Secretary & Legal Director of Matahari explained, "This second opening of Matahari in Gresik is a clear evidence of Matahari always wanting to get closer to its customers. We can see that Gresik Kota Baru is a highly developed area that has a rapid growth of residential areas, this is an important factor in our decision to open a Matahari outlet in Gress Mall. We hope that Matahari is able to become the main destination of shopping for the people of Gresik 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 outlet at Gress Mall occupies an area of 5,900 m2 that offers more than 150 selected brands. A wide range of product choices, such as fashion products for women and men, children and adults, accessories, cosmetics, household equipments, 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 Gresik 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 Gresik 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 Gress Mall is hoped to have a positive impact on local residents, especially with the employment of more than 320 people with a composition of more than 70% of which are local residents from the city of Gresik and its surrounding. 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 Himmatun Ayat Orphanage and the Putri Fadhilah Orphanage were present to receive a symbolic check worth 10 million rupiah each.
Seen in the picture, Management of Matahari, owner and management of Gress Mall Gresik, together with Matahari’s suppliers representatives cutting ribbon to officiate the opening of Matahari outlet in Gress Mall Gresik