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GS Retail to exit beauty market, closing all Lalavla stores

In 2017, GS Retail fully acquired the joint venture, Watsons Korea, and rebranded it to lalavla a year later.

GS25 to open first Malaysian store as Southeast Asia competition heats up

KK Group operates 610 KK Mart convenience stores in Malaysia and owns other businesses, such as hotels and resorts.

GS Retail-led group to buy Delivery Hero’s food-delivery app Yogiyo

GS Retail has partnered with two private-equity firms to buy Delivery Hero's food-delivery app, Yogiyo, in a deal valued...

South Korean chains stop selling DHC products after offensive YouTube slur

South Korean health-and-beauty stores have suspended sales of products from Japanese beauty firm DHC Corp, after the com...

South Korea’s GS25 launches parcel service

GS25 has launched a new “half-priced” delivery service, promising discounts of up to 65 per cent.

GS Retail opens smart convenience store

South Korean retailer GS Retail has opened a “smart convenience store” using facial-recognition technology.

South Korean convenience store chains prosper

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

GS25 achieves 10,000-store milestone for Cafe 25 concept

Convenience-store brand GS25 says 10,000 of its outlets now serve coffee products distributed under its house brand Cafe...

GS Retail buys into US-based Thrive Market

South Korean retailer GS Retail has paid US$29 million for a stake in US online retailer Thrive Market.

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...