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Starbucks Korea profit leaps 28 per cent

Starbucks Korea has reported a 28-per-cent year-on-year jump in its operating profit in the first half of the year.

E-Mart posts first-ever loss; plans to sell assets

Korean discount chain operator E-Mart has posted its first-ever net loss, amid growing competition from online shopping rivals and e-commerce giants.

Party supplies sales surge in South Korea

Demand for party supplies from South Korean retailers is soaring as a growing number of people prefer to host end-of-year celebrations at home.

E-mart US buys supermarket operator

E-mart US acquisition intends to stabilise and expand South Korean company’s operations in North America.

Fifty E-Mart Philippines stores planned under private labels

Robinsons Retail to open 50 E-Mart Philippines stores under two brands.

LG develops smart-cart robot for E-mart

LG Electronics will work with E-mart to develop what they call a smart-cart robot for supermarkets.

E-Mart Vietnam to build first Hanoi store at StarLake

South Korea’s E-mart plans to build its first Hanoi store, in the StarLake development.

E-Mart to launch PK Market, premium grocer in Los Angeles

E-Mart has signed a 10-year lease for a the site of its first PK Market store in the US.

Hyundai and Amazon plan next-gen retail model

Hyundai and Amazon plan to develop a “next-generation” retail model for South Korea.

Scentence to launch in Saudi Arabia

E-Mart, South Korea’s largest discount-chain operator, is set to open a Scentence beauty store in Saudi Arabia.

E-Mart to install electric car charging stations at all stores

Korean hypermarket giant E-Mart plans to install electric car charging stations at all of its outlets nationwide by 2021.

E-Mart promotes Korean brands in Singapore

Retail chain E-Mart starts selling products of 16 Korean SME companies in Singapore from June to August.

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