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Emart to open first Traders store in Seoul

Emart will open the first Traders store in Seoul this month.

Shinsegae South Korea to launch online shopping platform

Shinsegae South Korea and its discount store chain Emart, will integrate their online shopping mall operations into SSG.com from Friday.

Shinsegae’s new upscale SSG Food Market in Seoul

Shinsegae’s Emart hypermarkets has opened a premium fusion supermarket and food hall concept, SSG Food Market.

Pierrot Shopping opens in Seoul’s Coex mall

Korean retail giant Emart opens Pierrot Shopping store inside Seoul’s Coex complex.

No Brand opens by request at Gyeongdong Market

Emart’s new No Brand store in Gyeongdong Market in Seoul’s Dongdaemun district is its first collaboration with a traditional market in the capital.

Emart’s new Howdy store has guys in its sights

Korea’s Emart will launch a new brand, the Howdy discount store, at Starfield mall in Goyang next week.

Vietnam leaps to sixth place on AT Kearney index

Vietnam has jumped to sixth place in the AT Kearney 2017 Global Retail Development Index.

Boots UK set to march across Korea

Walgreens Boots Alliance has signed a franchise deal with Emart for Boots UK pharmacy stores in Korea.

Emart teams with SM Entertainment

Emart has launched private brand products created in collaboration with SM Entertainment.

South Korean retailers eye overseas push

South Korean retailers, faced with cut-throat competition in the rapidly saturating domestic market, are turning their attention to overseas markets.

Social commerce sites spark Korean baby formula war

At least 50 per cent of Korean baby formula sales are now online, prompting major retailers to use the product as a loss-leader to get shoppers in-store.

Payless ShoeSource expands

Footwear retailer Payless ShoeSource signs franchise agreements with local partners in Thailand, Korea and Vietnam.

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