Press Release No. 028/KFCP-DIR/PR/X/14
Jakarta, 19 Oktober 2014 – PT Kalbe Farma Tbk (Kalbe) through their Hydro Coco brand is holding the finals of the Hydro Coco Cup National Futsal Tournament (HCNFT) 2014 at Ciracas Sports Center, East Jakarta. The title of Grand Champion of the 2014 Hydro Coco Cup is taken by SMAN 22 Makassar Team that received the reward of Rp 15 million, gold trophy, and certificates. This team will also get the chance to compete at the Bangkok Futsal Tournament, Thailand.
“Through Hydro Coco Cup National Futsal Tournament, we would like to contribute in realizing a healthier Indonesia, particularly the younger generation. Through this activity, Kalbe is hoping to lead the youth to have a positive activity that can prevent negative relationship influences on them." said Yusuf Hadi, Director of Consumer Health Division of PT Kalbe Farma Tbk.
This year, the enthusiasm of the Hydro Coco Cup National Futsal got higher, we have 491 schools participating," said Arwin Hutasoit, Senior Brand Manager of PT Kalbe Farma Tbk. “For the winning team of the Hydro Coco Cup National Futsal Tournament that is going to participate in the futsal Tournament in Thailand, we will cover all costs of the travel. Furthermore, the National Best Player will receive a full ride scholarship from Trisakti University, Jakarta, of the Tax Faculties.
The Runner-up of the Grand Champion of Hydro Coco Cup, won by SMAN 4 Yogyakarta, will receive a prize of Rp 7.5 million. The Top Scorer Category, won by Suhendar Sakria Malinta from SMAN 22 Makassar, will receive a prize of Rp 2 million. Best Player, won by Ramdhan Jamaluddin from SMAN 22 Makassar, will recieve a prize of Rp 2 million and full ride scholarship from Trisakti University Jakarta, Tax Faculty.
HCNFT was held from April to September 2014 at 20 cities divided into Gold Qualification and Silver Qualification. Gold Qualification consists of 9 cities: Jakarta, Tangerang, Bogor, Bandung, Yogyakarta, Surabaya, Makassar, Banjarmasin and Medan. Silver Qualification consists of 11 cities: Lampung, Tasikmalaya, Cirebon, Purwokerto, Semarang, Solo, Kediri, Malang, Jember, Balikpapan and Samarinda. The competition system of HCNFT is divided into two zones: The Western Indonesian Zone (Sumatera, Kalimantan, West Java & Jabodetabek) and Eastern Indonesian Zone (Jateng, Jatim, Denpasar & Makassar).
In 2013, the HCNFT tournament received the Activation Best Impactful for Youth Awards from Swa magazine.
Hydro Coco at a glance
Hydro Coco is the only drink that is made from pure coconut water, without preservatives, synthetic sweetener or colorant. This makes Hydro Coco safe, even for daily consumption. Hydro Coco is hygienically processed with modern technology. Coconut water is initially processed through sterilization in an aseptic tube and using the Ultra High Temperature (UHT) technology. Therefore the coconut water in Hydro Coco retains their nutrition even without preservatives. Hydro Coco also uses aseptic Tetra prism packaging to retain the hygiene of the coconut water within.
Kalbe at a glance
PT Kalbe Farma Tbk (“Kalbe”) was established in 1966 and is one of the biggest public pharmaceutical companies in Southeast Asia.
Kalbe has four main divisions that handle reliable and varied brand portfolio; prescription medicines (Cefspan, Brainact, Broadced, etc.); over-the-counter medications (Woods, Promag, Mixagrip, Komix, Fatigon, etc.) nutrition division (ChilKid, Prenagen, Diabetasol, etc.); and distribution division. Kalbe has more than 20 subsidiaries, 9 production facilities with international standard, and employs more than 15,000 employees and 4,000 sales force and marketing agents, dispersed across more than 65 branches throughout Indonesia. Since 1991, Kalbe is listed in Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX: KLBF).