The Sun is still in the clash, but Market Traders Swath stretching Nine, Tangerang has already started. It became a regular activity of the traditional cake seller. They try to find fortune in the market along the path of Bhakti-Cilamea Road, at the old market, a subdistrict of Tangerang, Tangerang.
Cacun (42), a traditional pastry seller along with hundreds of traders in the market Long since at 05.00 in the morning, started to compete scavenge sustenance. Every day, the traditional cake variety on display at the top of the plastic tray, lined up neatly on a table the size of a 120x40 centimetres.
Snacks are sold. There is a layer cake, sponge, dodol, cookies baskets, pastries, as supporters, snow white, kastangel, resep puding coklat di ajarin emak and dozens of other sorts. "An ordinary day when there is an event performed worship, banana cake, Bowl, angku, best-selling bakpao sweet. However, if the time of Chinese new year or Lebaran, his cake more messes. The top-selling cake or a cake basket was China, dodol, and pastries, "said Cacun.
Plastic wrapped with banana leaves, and pastries sold Cacun is his surrogate peranakan Chinese citizens also in Tangerang, or better known as the "China Fort". Position lapaknya is quite strategic, exactly in front of the Boen Tek Bio Temple in Jalan Bhakti swath of nine.
The father of the Ica (11) and Erin (7) this new year, plead lately trying to sell traditional pie destiny pitted. It was done in order to meet the needs of education of a second child who recently attended elementary school in Tangerang. For the sake of family life needs sufficient, after selling cakes on the market, he spent time working serabutan.
The management of the service extension of Vehicle license plate (VEHICLE REGISTRATION), delivery of goods, and porters of the pelvis, Cacun jabani. "Fortunately minor, just great, most seceng gopek. Where enough? Yummy modal share not because surrogate kue-kuenya people. Still brother anyway, if not sell live balikin, "he said.
Unsen (58), other traders admit to already 20 years selling traditional cakes in the old market, with Palm-sized table 2, 5x40 centimeters. Lapaknya right in front of the stalls the older brother. Cake traditional side dishes, such as vegetable and pork Satay acid displayed.
Instead of a profit, the man who was the driver of the minibus was now often nombok Rp 2-3 million per month, at least, he willingly suffered it to cover the deficiency payments taken from confectionary manufacturers. "Now there's as many as five years ago. Lazy people to traditional markets like this. Not a huge profit, in fact often nombok. If kepepet, minjam. A million dicicil 12 times, paid Rp 100,000 per week, "he said. Thankful, both her daughter still work after graduation from undergraduate education financed grandfather two grandchildren this results from selling cakes daily.
The old market of visitors longer measurable of market activity that lasts briefly. At around 12 pm, the seller already started straightening the same merchandise. Slowly but surely, the oldest market traders in Tangerang, complained about the presence of modern markets, distributed free. "It used to be, not just a cake, same wife selling Hor, rice side dish, vegetable, ketupat hodgepodge, this cake is now deserted. If the first Saturday and Sunday, crowded. This week, it's ripe vegetables no one pokes, usually is up, "he said.
Another story with Rama (28). He admitted selling traditional cakes that passed on the mother. Now, he has a lot of features customers own production of cakes, including surrogate crafters cake in Selapajang and Kampung Bojong, Tangerang.
Reserved price, ranging from Rp 1500 up to Usd 160,000 for various cakes and pastries. Omzetnya is fair, around Rp 500,000 to 1 million he raup moment Saturday-Sunday. Moreover, when the celebration of Chinese new year or lebaran, Rama could have pocketed Usd 10-20 million a day.
The snacks are healthier because without the use of preservatives and other harmful substances, just loved the few societies that generally parents. For him, the popularity of traditional cakes tersaingi with a variety of more modern confectionary loved young people today. "Usually create event or celebrate a lot of his message. Children now rarely love cakes here, "he said.
To protect the rights of other consumers, he always inform the Halal snack sold. "Like bread Meatball that's meat. The purchasers given know not to buy it, but almost all food is halal cakes, "he said.