Press Release No. 016/KFCP-DIR/PR/VIII/13
Jakarta, 1 August 2013 – PT Kalbe Farma Tbk (Kalbe) through its products Entorostop dan Gazero, today starts a free homebound trip for their loyal followers, to accommodate them going home for the holidays to Semarang and Yogyakarta. The travelers depart to their hometowns from Radio CBB at Kebon Jeruk, West Jakarta. The departures started with health checks on all the travelers and concluded with a spiritual guidance from a Cleric.
”Year 2013 is the third year for Entrostop to hold free homebound trips and the second year of Gazero joining in with it," said Sinteisa Sunarjo, Group Head of Remedy of PT Kalbe Farma Tbk. This free homebound trips are held with the purpose of giving appreciation to the loyalty of our consumers in using Entrostop products, and also to introduce our newest product, Gazero from Promag the Stomach Expert.”
”This free homebound trip is dubbed as Entrostop & Gazero Homebound Picnic, to correspond with the theme that homebound trips could be as fun as having a family picnic. We provide exciting games and prizes in the bus and they will be hosted by radio personnel whom the audience is familiar with. Other than free homebound trips, the attendees will also get T-shirts and hats, a package of medicine, meals for breaking their fast and morning meals, and last but not least, exciting packages from Entrostop and Gazero," Sintesia continued.
Gazero at a glance
Gazero is anti-bloating syrup with herbal ingredients which effectively relieve bloating and fullness. Gazero is an anti-bloating and heartburn syrup with herbal ingredients: red ginger, fennel, mint, turmeric, liquorice, honey, royal jelly, and digestive enzyme contained in pineapple, effective to relieve bloatedness and heartburn. Gazero is very practical and handy to carry around, it being contained in a sachet packaging. It is also sweet because it contains honey and royal jelly.
Entrostop at a Glance
Entrostop that has reached 40 years old in 2013 is a brand with the No. 1 market shares in Indonesia in the diarrhea medication category. Since 2010, Entrostop had launched Children's Herbal Entrostop as first aid for diarrhea on children, that is made from herbal ingredients such as the extract of guava leaves which functions to retard water retention, extract of tea leaves that functions as toxin removal, and extract of curcuma that functions to stop nausea, colic, and bloatedness, and ginger to warm the body. In 2013, Entrostop issued a new variant of a practical packaging of four tablets with ginger flavor that warms the stomach should diarrhea happened during traveling.
Kalbe at a Glance
PT Kalbe Farma Tbk. (“Kalbe”) was established in 1966 and is one of the largest publicly-listed pharmaceutical companies in Southeast Asia. Kalbe has four main divisions managing a broad and strong portfolio of brands; prescription pharmaceuticals division (Cefspan, Brainact, Broadced, etc), consumer health division comprising over-the-counter drugs (Woods, Promag, Mixagrip, Komix, Fatigon, etc) and ready-to-drink products (Hydro Coco, Extra Joss, Nitros), nutritionals division (Morinaga, Prenagen, Diabetasol, etc), as well as distribution and logistics division. Kalbe currently has 23 subsidiaries and 11 production facilities with international standards, supported by more than 16,000 employees and 6,000 sales and marketing personnel, spread in more than 66 branches across Indonesia. Since 1991, Kalbe’s shares have been listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX: KLBF).