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Indonesia and Japan Fuse in a New Modern Lifestyle Destination LUMINE Set to Open its First Store in Jakarta in December 2018

Indonesia and Japan Fuse in a New Modern Lifestyle Destination LUMINE Set to Open its First Store in Jakarta in December 2018

Jakarta, September 2018 – This December, say konnichiwa to an established Japanese urban retail concept, LUMINE JAKARTA. Partnering up with leading retailer Time International, LUMINE opens its second overseas location at Indonesia’s premiere mall Plaza Indonesia. In commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Indonesia and Japan, LUMINE JAKARTA will be launched to promote further developments in cultural and human exchange between the two countries as well as to foster a new fashion culture.

“We are very excited to launch our 2nd overseas store, to collaborate with a leading retailer Time International, in Plaza Indonesia. For both Indonesia and Japan, this year is a meaningful anniversary. We hope to become a place that stimulates the sensibilities of our customers, not just a place where they can purchase products,” says Yuji Morimoto, President and CEO of LUMINE.

“We always strive to bring new concepts and fresh experiences to our customers. We see LUMINE JAKARTA as a one-stop-shopping for lifestyle with a unique take on retail in general. We hope to bring a new retail experience and environment for our customers to discover,” says Shannon Hartono, Vice President of Time International.
Approximately 1,200 m2 in size, the specialty lifestyle store offers a new perspective on modern retail, featuring chic Japanese fashion brands with a focus on versatility, style and comfort. The contemporary urban space features a large-scale concept store, and brings the “TOKYO STYLE” with LUMINE’s clean and simple design. Offerings include womenswear, menswear, miscellaneous lifestyle goods, and a café. LUMINE JAKARTA offers a first-class shopping experience that can also be found at LUMINE’s 16 branches — including Shinjuku, Ikebukuro, Yurakucho (nearby Ginza) and recently opened in November 2017, Singapore.

“We are delighted to bring LUMINE to Plaza Indonesia. Knowing LUMINE is always continuously creating innovative concepts in fashion and lifestyle, and TIME International has been our valued tenant for many years, we believe this collaboration can strengthen our position to be the lifestyle trendsetter in Indonesia. It comes also in such a perfect timing as we celebrate the 60th Anniversary of friendship between Indonesia and Japan this year,”
says Rosano Barack, President Director PT Plaza Indonesia Realty, Tbk

With a “Growing Up! By Tokyo Style” concept, LUMINE JAKARTA seeks to offer its customers sleek, cool, contemporary curated products that allow individuals to project a distinctive confidence. LUMINE JAKARTA’s main customers are independent women with a global outlook, women who are brimming with curiosity, sensitive to trends, and possess unique and distinctive styles. LUMINE JAKARTA brings a fresh and contemporary cool factor in all its offerings.

LUMINE JAKARTA
Plaza Indonesia 5F
Jl. M.H. Thamrin Kav. 28-30, Jakarta 10350

Press contacts

– Lumine PR secretariat (within PRAP Japan)
Wada, Hoshikawa, Hoshino
Email: [email protected]
Tel. +81 03-4570-3177

– Time International
Alvina Azaria
Email: [email protected]
Tel: +62 21 29272708 ext. 899

– Plaza Indonesia
Tommy Utomo, PR & Marcomm Manager
Email: [email protected]
Tel: +62 21 29920000 ext. 56110

ABOUT LUMINE
Lumine Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shibuya Tokyo, CEO: Yuji Morimoto), a company that manages representative commercial facilities in Japan. Lumine Co., Ltd. is a group company of East Japan Railway Company, Japan’s largest railway company, and has 15 stores directly connected to major stations around Tokyo and 1 overseas branch in Singapore. We have gained the support by proposing cutting edge fashion trends for women living in the metropolitan area and creating new lifestyles beyond customer expectations. The well-known mall brand was set up in 1966 and recognized by native Japanese to represent a premium urban lifestyle destination. www.lumine.ne.jp

ABOUT TIME INTERNATIONAL
A leading brand builder and retailer, Time International prides itself on its commitment to
the promotion and appreciation of horological culture, luxury fashion, and lifestyle. Founded
in the 1960s and currently managed by its second generation, Time International manages
and operates both multi-brand retail stores – including leading watch retailer The Time
Place, INTime, Urban Icon, and @Time – as well as more than a dozen mono-brand
boutiques for some of the world’s most renowned brand names. Time International has the
largest service centre in Jakarta, Time Care and Watch Care, complete with state-of-art
technology providing professional after-sales care for all brands sold from the retail outlets.
For more information, visit www.timeinternational.co.id

ABOUT PLAZA INDONESIA
Since its opening in March 1990, Plaza Indonesia Shopping Center has maintained its position as the Indonesia’s first-class shopping and lifestyle destination, and has earned domestic and international recognition as Indonesia’s center of fashion, luxury and style. For 28 years, it has been a home to several generations of retailers and customers. Its unwavering commitment to deliver the best to both shoppers and tenants has been the driving force behind Plaza Indonesia’s constant evolution. www.plazaindonesia.com

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