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E-Land shutters stores as profit tumbles

South Korean retail giant E-mart is closing loss-making specialty stores as it responds to falling sales in a gloomy retail market.

South Korea’s E-Land Group completes US shoe business exit

South Korean conglomerate E-Land Group is pulling out the shoe brand OTZ Shoes from the US market, six years after buying it.

Xtep buys footwear brands Palladium, K-Swiss and Supra

Hong Kong-listed sportswear giant Xtep International has bought the K-Swiss, Palladium and Supra brands from South Korea’s E-Land.

Xtep buys footwear brands Palladium, K-Swiss and Supra

Hong Kong-listed sportswear giant Xtep International has bought the K-Swiss, Palladium and Supra brands from South Korea’s E-Land.

E-Land surrenders Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf China licence

South Korean fashion and retail group E-Land is surrendering its Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf China franchise licence.

Singapore’s GIC injects US$91 million into E-Land Group

Singapore’s GIC has injected KW100 billion (US$91 million) into Korean retail major E-Land Group.

MBK Partners buying Modern House from E-Land

E-Land Group will sell its Modern House business to MBK Partners for 700 billion won (US$626 million).

Hyundai buying SK Networks’ fashion sector

Hyundai Department Store is buying SK Networks’ fashion sector for KRW326.1 billion (US$284 million).

US buyer for Korea’s Kim’s Club

A US private equity giant has successfully bid for South Korean hypermarket chain Kim’s Club, part of the fashion and retail conglomerate E-Land Group.

E-Land to launch Coffee Bean China

South Korean retailer E-Land has sealed a deal to launch Coffee Bean China by year’s end.

Taiwanese embrace E-Land concept

South Korean retailer E-Land says its first full scale store in Taiwan’s capital Taipei drew 80,000 shoppers in its first week.

Tesco Korea on the block

UK retailer Tesco has reportedly engaged HSBC to manage the sale of its South Korea retail operations.