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Blog: Product Registration

SNI License and Product Registration in Indonesia

Posted 5.04. 2019 by Cekindo

For manufacturers and traders who would like to import products to Indonesia, the good news is, most of the products can be imported to the country by just obtaining a general import license. However, for certain products, you will need to have supplementary licenses such as SNI. As a matter of fact, as a foreign …

Medical Product Registration in Indonesia

Posted 3.04. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 13.11. 2018

Indonesia’s thriving population, growing economy and still largely underdeveloped health sector make the perfect combination for up-and-coming business with medical products in this country. Since the domestic production is mostly oriented on some of the disposable items, other consumable medical products, high value-added products and sophisticated devices must be imported. It brings bright prospect for …

Halal Certificate Registration in Indonesia

Posted 18.01. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 9.04. 2019

Halal industry in Indonesia has been seen as a gold mine for many investors. We are not trying to exaggerate things, amounting to 14 percent of the total Muslim population in the world is in Indonesia.  Among the 250 million people in Indonesia, approximately 88 percent of them are Muslims. As of 2017, 1.8 billion …

An In-Depth Look into Indonesia’s Product Registration and Regulation

Posted 11.01. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 29.11. 2018

Why Expand to Indonesia? Indonesia is one of the world’s biggest emerging economies for a reason. It has a vibrant young population with a median age of 28 years old. Its purchasing power is increasing. E-commerce and financial technology (fintech) products possess a huge potential here as most are active Internet users. But, foreign investors have …

5 Most Common Trademark Registration Mistakes: What Your Business Should Avoid

Posted 28.11. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

“Should you trademark your business?” is a question all business owners could relate when starting a business in Indonesia. The answer may vary from individual to individual in general. Business owners will benefit from trademark registration when doing business in the archipelago. Why? Because it is an invaluable asset. It will protect your business and …

Importance of Trademark Registration in Indonesia

Posted 23.11. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

Here’s the interesting thing about registration of trademark Indonesia: it is not mandatory for you to do so. But numerous legal cases have also proven how it is always the wisest move for any business. First, What Is a Trademark? A trademark is any distinguishing symbol, character, word, phrase, or illustration that relates to your …

Indonesian Trademark Law: Challenges for Brand Owners

Posted 16.11. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

Hearing people describe what trademark is may oftentimes make the concept sound so simple. Trademark, an intellectual property or an intangible business asset, covers business names, logos, slogans, and other components. This trademark used to identify the business and its products (or services) in the market. Businesses, especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are known …

Do You Need to Register That New Brew You’re Selling in Indonesia?

Posted 27.10. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

Food and beverages industry has been growing in recent years. The rising personal income, as well as increase in spending on food and drink of growing middle class, has been the main contributors to its development.  Along with very positive prognosis of the future growth (doubled middle class till 2020), Indonesia expects more companies will …

Trademark Registration in Indonesia Simplified

Posted 29.08. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

The term trademark is generally defined as anything that distinctly separates a person, a firm or legal entity. It differentiates one from others through designs, symbols, colors, graphics, words, or thereof. Through trademark registration, the owner’s rights are protected and he can file legal action against unauthorized use of the trademark. A trademark serves as a legal …

Reasons to Register Cosmetic Products Line You’re Selling in Indonesia

Posted 21.08. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

Indonesia’s cosmetic market currently amounts to more than $1.5 billion. While, Indonesian halal cosmetic products gain a steady growth of up to 20% annually. 86% of Indonesia’s population is Muslim and the halal certification for imported products will soon be implemented. It is not surprising why halal cosmetic products are continually in demand in the …

Indonesia’s Halal Industry: Redefining Traditions in Travel, Fashion, and Business

Posted 15.08. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

Despite the recognition for being the world’s largest Muslim-majority country, Indonesia has not developed its halal industry well. Indonesian market holds a great potential. Noting this critical oversight, Southeast Asian startups are now zeroing in on the Muslim market.   A study conducted by the Center of Reform on Economics (CORE) Indonesia said Muslims and …

Product License Holder in Indonesia

Posted 17.01. 2017 by Cekindo , last update on 25.09. 2018

Product registration in Indonesia is currently limited to registered legal entities according to the applicable Indonesian law, usually by Perseroan Terbatas (PT). However, if your company does not have any legal entity in Indonesia, it is still possible to have your products registered in this country. In this article, we will show you how to …