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Sonova Asia Pacific is hoping its new international training institute will help drive hearing-aid sales in China.
Touted as the c-store of the future, 7-Eleven Signature, opened in Seoul yesterday.
New data from Juniper Research forecasts the global value of contactless payments will reach US$1.3 trillion by 2019.
A new Lotte store robot marks a first for South Korea’s retail industry.
Society should prepare for decades of pain as the internet disrupts the economy, warns Alibaba boss Jack Ma.
WeChat payments may cover every shop in China within two years.
Self-service digital interactive kiosks are reshaping the South Korean service industry, reports Korea Bizwire.
Melon Fashion Group has created a virtual fitting room linking designers in Russia with manufacturers’ staff in China.
Two Japanese retail groups are about to start accepting bitcoin payments.
The deadline for applications for the LVMH Innovation Award has been extended until April 17.
Grab Indonesia has acquired e-commerce startup Kudo for an undisclosed amount.
Shinsegae is the first Korean retailer to deploy a marketing strategy using AI technology.