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South Korea

Olive Young eyeing Southeast Asia through Shopee
Olive Young shop at Lotte Department Store in Busan.

Olive Young eyeing Southeast Asia through Shopee

South Korean health and beauty chain CJ Olive Young is expanding its presence in Southeast Asia in partnership with Shopee.  By launching an online store on Southeast Asia’s biggest e-commerce platform...
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South Korea Archives

Apple to open second South Korean store

Eager to build on its single-digit South Korean market share, Apple is to open a second official store in the country.

Starbucks Korea to join the delivery fray

In South Korea, Starbucks is opening 'dark stores' and launching a delivery service.

E-Land hit by ransomware attack as McAfee warns retailers of more to come

As E-Land was hit by a major ransomware attack, antivirus company McAfee warned retailers to expect more danger ahead.
South Korea retail sales

Retail sales in South Korea rise as consumers urged to spend

South Korea retail sales soared in October despite an absence of tourists.

South Korean department stores are being converted into culture spaces

South Korean department stores are transforming outlets from simple shopping centres into culture spaces.