The beginning of the history of pharmacy “Ie Kim Tie” effort starting from a boy who was born on March 19, 1889 in a remote village located in the province of Canton-PRC. The child was named Ie Kim Tie and he was raised by biological parents and the adoptive parents who doted on her. So he always get the attention and affection of their parents. Both parents will always give priority to the importance of education for the future. And he was always by her parents advice.
He also taught a variety of science medicines traditionally by both parents. Kim grew up Ie Tie try to wander outside the province and work in a traditional drug store. With the passing of time goes on, he became more mature both life experience and insight. In 1915 he was even 27 years old, and he ventured to change the direction of his life to migrate to Indonesia. Explore the city he first ma is Jakarta, and then after he forwarded from Jakarta to Surabaya. In the city of Surabaya, he worked in a drug store, he worked assiduously and diligently. Due to hard work, perseverance and tenacity, he also received an offer of cooperation with employers in Surabaya for opening new businesses in the field of medicine as well. After about six years he cooperated, and he decided to establish his own drug store.
Precisely on 19 September 1929 the business was started fro. He named the drug store with the name “Handel Chemicalen Ie Kim Tie”. Apparently the business and his efforts in managing the drug store was not in vain. So it is not surprising that “Handel Chemicalen Ie Kim Tie” classified as one of the famous enterprises in Surabaya. In the end “Handel Chemicalen Ie Kim Tie” began producing the drugs themselves. With passion and hard work he tried to market its products to various cities in Java and outside Java such as Sulawesi and Kalimantan.
Ie Kim Tie, who died in 1969, has a lot of knowledge on child decrease, until finally in 1937 “Handel Chemicalen Ie Kim Tie” handed over to his son who is named “Ie Swie Tjiang” money was born in February 1915. During maintained by Ie Swie Tjiang “Handel Chemicalen Ie Kim Tie” became more advanced and known to almost all areas and islands in Indonesia. Due to a government that prohibits oeraturan drugstore medicine production, then in 1972, founded the company Ie Swi Tjiang PT. Irawan Djaja Court, which produces a variety of drugs, food and drinks. Furthermore, “Handel Chemicalen Ie Kim Tie” as the sole supplier of PT. Irawan Djaja Court today.
Then in 1986 Ie Swie Tjiang died and his business continued by his sons. They support each other. They also rely on one of his brothers Ie Sien Kie (Wdyo Kisyanto Irawan) as a director. Hard work and continued his keultean Model of the late grandfather and father. With the full support of the entire family Irawan and his employees, the business is growing rapidly until the location of the PT Irawan Djaja General moved to a new place with an area of approximately 8,700 m2 located on the highway Sukodono, Sidoarjo, East Java, Indonesia. With the consideration that the old premises with an area of approximately 780 m2 has been unable to support and enable longer used for production activities. While drugstores Ie Kim Tie remain in KALIMATI Way Central # 4 Surabaya, as the sole supplier.
Currently PT. Irawan Djaja Supreme supported by approximately 500 employees and its products are mostly marketed in several Southeast Asian countries, such as Malaysia (since 1970), the Philippines (since 1990), Cambodia (since 1997) and Myanmar (since 2003).
In accordance with historical facts and authentic evidence is there, we can profile tells the history of the drugstore Ie Kim Tie and PT. Irawan Djaja Court so it can hang on to this day.