Martha Tilaar Group begins from a small beauty salon established by DR. (H.C.) Martha Tilaar at a garage sized 4x6 meter in 1970.
The company was founded in 1977 by Dr. HC. Martha Tilaar, (the late) Pranata Bernard, and Theresa Harsini Setiady.
In 1981, the company established the first modern factory on Jl. Pulo Ayang No. 3, Pulogadung Industrial Estate, which manufactures cosmetics and herbal medicine with brand "Sariayu-Martha Tilaar" for the first time.
In 1986, the Company established a second modern factory on Jl. Pulo Kambing, Pulogadung Industrial Estate ("Pulo Kambing Factory").
Held at DR. Martha Tilaar's residence in Jakarta, April 16, 2014, “Gusti Noeroel, Mengejar Kebahagiaan” (Gusti Noeroel, Chasing Happiness) has ran smoothly. This 296 pages book that is written by Ully Hermono with direct stylistic tells about all the experiences, thoughts, and Gusti Moeroel's life choices.
Book publisher, Kompas, with Martha Tilaar Group and Ully Hermono proudly held a book launching “Gusti Noeroel, Mengejar Kebahagiaan” (Gusti Noeroel, Chasing Happiness). This book that is written by Ully Hermono will tell us about the life journey, experiences, thoughts, and the life choices of Gusti Noeroel.