Coupang Archives - Inside Retail Asia
South Korea’s largest retailers are having to invest in logistics to cope with rising online spending and personalised delivery services.
Uniqlo will close a store in central Seoul as a Japan boycott by South Korean consumers gains pace.
Mounting losses in the South Korean e-commerce industry are calling local business models into question.
South Korean e-commerce firm Coupang is planning to launch a flagship store in Thailand to boost the online sales of Thai-sourced products.
South Korea’s Coupan, the fast-growing e-commerce firm, will receive an investment of US$2 billion from the SoftBank Vision Fund.
Ecommerce platform Coupang has opened what it says is the largest Korean online toy store specialising in Steam products.
Coupang has opened an online store specialising in hanbok, Korean traditional clothing.
E-commerce platform Coupang has opened what it claims is Korea’s largest toy store.
E-commerce platform 11st in South Korea has posted a transaction record of US$3.7 billion for its first half.
As Amazon Korea gears up, analysts tip it will take the same path as Wal-Mart: failure and withdrawal.
Korean online marketplace Coupang has reportedly sacked nearly a tenth of its delivery staff.
The lines between types of Korean retailers are blurring, with open markets and social commerce businesses broadening their horizons.