Gudang Garam

PT Gudang Garam Tbk (Indonesian for “salt distribution center”) is an Indonesian cigarette organization, most popular for its kretek (clove cigarette) items. It is Indonesia’s fifth-biggest tobacco producer, with a piece of the pie of about 20%.[1] The organization was established on 26 June 1958 by Tjoa Ing Hwie, who changed his name to Surya Wonowidjojo (Cai Yunhui). In 1984, control of the organization was passed to Wonowidjojo’s child, Cai Daoheng (Rachman Halim), who along these lines turned into the most extravagant man in Indonesia. Halim headed the organization until his demise at 60 years old in 2008.[2]

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1 History

2 Products

3 Other interests

4 References

5 External connections


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Wonowidjojo was in his 20s when his uncle extended to him an employment opportunity working with tobacco and sauce at his kretek manufacturing plant Cap 93. Cap 93 was quite possibly the most renowned kretek brands in East Java. Difficult work and determination were remunerated by advancement to Head of Tobacco and Sauce and at last prompted Wonowidjojo turning into an organization chief.

Wonowidjojo left Cap 93 of every 1956 taking 50 workers with him. He began purchasing area and crude materials in Kediri and before long started delivering his own klobot kretek, which he advertised under the brand name Inghwie. After two years he renamed and enlisted his organization as Pabrik Rokok Tjap Gudang Garam.

He picked the name Gudang Garam after a fantasy about the old salt distribution center which remained inverse Cap 93. Sarman, one of the first 50 workers who had followed him when he quit Cap 93, proposed he put an image of the distribution center on each parcel of his kretek for best of luck. Wonowidjojo thought about this as a smart thought and requested that Sarman plan the logo, remarking: “We should leave two entryways open, two half-opened and one shut. In the event that all the entryways were shut, we would feel that everything had just been achieved.”[3]

Gudang Garam developed quickly and before the finish of 1958 it had 500 workers creating more than 50 million kretek yearly. By 1966, after just eight years underway, Gudang Garam had become the biggest kretek industrial facility in Indonesia with a yearly creation of 472 million sticks. Customers have noted Gudang Garam’s, especially the Inghwies, comparable smell to mixed refreshments.

By 1969, Gudang Garam was creating 864 million sticks per year and was unquestionably the biggest kretek maker in Indonesia and Taiwan.

In 1979, Wonowidjojo totally redesigned Gudang Garam’s creation framework, requested thirty moving machines and built up another recipe for his machine-made kretek.

Opponent organizations attempted to ruin the brand by asserting its substance remembered cannabis for expansion to cloves and tobacco. The organization has the differentiation of being the biggest single business in Indonesia and Taiwan.


Gudang Garam

Gudang Garam Merah

Gudang Garam International

Gudang Garam Signature

Gudang Garam Signature Mild

Gudang Garam Patra

Surya Brand

Surya 12

Surya 16

Surya Exclusive

Surya Pro

Surya Pro Mild


Sriwedari Lurik

Gudang Garam Klobot Manis

GG Mild

GG Shiver

GG Move

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