Press Release No. 068/KFCP-DIR/PR/XII/21
Jakarta, 18 December 2021, PT Kalbe Farma Tbk ("Kalbe") through Kalbe Ethical Customer Care (KECC) in collaboration with PT Pembangunan Jaya Ancol Tbk ("Ancol") held a healthy shot activity aimed at visitors to the Ancol tourist area in Jakarta. This healthy shot event that took place during one day provides education to the public about the importance of consuming vitamins for health, specifically healthy shots of vitamins. The healthy vitamin shots service consists of injections of vitamin C to maintain immunity (PROVE C® injection), vitamin B to free from fatigue (KALMECO®) and a complete package of 12 vitamins to maintain endurance, free from fatigue, healthy skin to stay fit (CERNEVIT®).
"Kalbe is committed in improving health for a better life by continuously producing and marketing quality health products, among which are vitamins that can fulfill the daily needs of the family in maintaining the body's immunity," said dr. Selvinna, Head of Kalbe Ethical Customer Care (KECC), PT Kalbe Farma Tbk. "Welcoming Christmas and New Year, Kalbe in collaboration with PT Pembangunan Jaya Ancol Tbk held the Healthy Shots program for the community to maintain their health and immune system thus that they will be able to gather with their families or carry out activities smoothly," continued dr. Selvinna.
"We welcome the collaboration with Kalbe because this activity is part of Ancol's efforts in educating visitors of the tourist area that in addition to recreation, Ancol can also carry out activities that can maintain body health, one of which is through healthy shots," said Ari Kurniawan as VP Sponsorship & Customer Engagement at PT. Pembangunan Jaya Ancol Tbk.
"One of the efforts to maintain the body's immunity to remain productive and healthy is by consuming multivitamins, both by ingesting and also by taking it through shots. The benefits of taking injectable multivitamins are the more effective absorption of the vitamin and relatively faster effects, not harming the stomach (for stomach ulcer patients) and the price is relatively affordable," said apt. Eric Antonius, M.M. (Direct to Consumer (DTC) Brand Manager of Kalbe Farma. "The Health Shot Service is present to provide options for customers who wish to acquire multivitamins through simpler methods. The Health Shot Service is present with 3 product variants, i.e. Vitamin C (Prove C), Vitamin B (Kalmeco), and 12 multivitamin shots (Cernevit)," concluded Eric.
The healthy shot service has collaborated with various parties in various regions in Indonesia. The Public Healthy Shot service targets shopping areas, tourism areas, housing clusters, and other places throughout Indonesia. The Health Shot Service is also available at the nearest KALCare Outlet and can be summoned directly to the community/housing by contacting the KECC Call Center at 0878-9889-4848.
Kalbe Ethical Customer Care (KECC) at a glance
Kalbe Ethical Customer Care or KECC is a unit that is specifically directed to provide information and education to the public on health in a holistic form. KECC is making efforts to lead the public to be aware and care of the importance of health through prevention, curation, and palliative care. In all of its offline activities, KECC provides the participants with free blood pressure checks, on-the-spot blood sugar check, bone density, body mass index, and other checks. Through the pandemic, KECC remained active in providing health educations through Instagram live, webinars, and whatsapp classes.
Kalbe at a glance
PT Kalbe Farma Tbk ("Kalbe") was established in 1966 and is one of the largest listed pharmaceutical companies in Southeast Asia. Kalbe has four main divisions that handle reliable and varied brand portfolio: prescription medicines (Cefspan, Brainact, Broadced, etc.); health product division that handles over-the-counter medication (Promag, Mixagrip, Komix, Woods, Fatigon, etc.); multivitamins (Fatigon, H2, XonCe, Hevit-C, JossC1000, etc.); as well as supplement and ready-to-consume drinks (Hydro Coco, Extra Joss); nutrition division (ChilKid, Prenagen, Diabetasol, Zee, etc,); and distribution division. Kalbe now has more than 40 subsidiaries, 14 production facilities with international standards, and employs approximately 17,000 employees, spread in more than 76 branches throughout Indonesia. Since 1991, Kalbe is listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX: KLBF).