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Convenience Stores Release Luxury Gifts for Chuseok Holiday

Stores expect that consumers will replace gifts with luxury goods as many are bound to spend the Korean Thanksgiving hol...

E-Mart24 joins rival CU in a battle of Malaysian convenience stores

Ten stores planned by the end of this year and 300 within five years.

CU opens first store in Malaysia, with MyNews

South Korean chain eyes 500 stores within five years across Malaysia.
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MyNews to open 500 CU convenience stores across Malaysia

MyNews has won a 10-year licensing agreement to operate South Korea’s CU convenience stores in Malaysia.

South Korea’s CU fined US$1.4 million for unfair trading

South Korean convenience-store operator BGF Retail has been fined for pushing exorbitant sales promotion costs onto its ...

South Korean convenience stores in delivery-service battle

Competition among South Korean convenience stores over delivery services is heating up.

Japan and South Korea battle it out in Vietnam retail market

South Korean companies are engaged in a fierce battle with Japanese rivals in the Vietnam retail market, which has emerg...

South Korean convenience-store chain CU to accept cryptocurrency

Major South Korean convenience-store chain CU is preparing to accept payments in cryptocurrency.
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South Korea’s CU convenience store chain to open in Vietnam

South Korea’s CU convenience store chain will expand its footprint to Vietnam, its second international market after Mon...

CU convenience stores parent records sales leap

The parent of South Korea’s CU convenience stores has reported a 600 per cent leap in operating profit.