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South Korean convenience store openings drop

South Korean convenience store openings in South Korea fell last year, according to industry data.

South Korean convenience store operators agree to curb competition

South Korean convenience store operators have agreed not to engage in cut-throat competition.

Surge in mobile payments at South Korean convenience stores

Mobile payments at South Korean convenience stores have more than doubled this year thanks to the greater use of smartph...

7-Eleven South Korea tops franchisee-dispute tally

7-Eleven South Korea has run up the greatest number of formal disputes between head office and franchisees of any franch...

Rivals in race for Ministop South Korea chain

Shinsegae and Lotte are competing to take full ownership of Ministop South Korea.

South Korean convenience store chains prosper

South Korea convenience store operators GS25 and CU recorded strong earnings in the second quarter of this year.

South Korean c-stores boost private-label ranges

More South Korean c-stores are set to launch in-house products as local retailers move to attract more consumers with pr...

SK Telecom to invest US$449 million into 11Street Shopping Mall

South Korean mobile carrier SK Telecom has announced a US$449 million investment into 11Street Shopping Mall.

South Korean convenience stores thrive through World Cup

South Korean convenience stores saw their sales soar as their national football team played its first game of the World ...

BGF takes control of online food retailer Hello Nature

BGF, owner of Korean c-store chain CU, has boosted its stake in online grocery business Hello Nature.