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‘Revenge spending’ fuels luxury goods rebound

Revenge spending has been credited with a significant upturn in sales of high-priced retail goods in South Korea, which has emerged from lockdown.

Seoul department store to host online fashion show to help small brands

Hyundai Department Store has held the industry’s first no-guest fashion show to help small and medium-sized fashion brands suffering from the pandemic.

Hyundai Department Store aims to eliminate paper receipts

Hyundai Department Store says it will launch an electronic receipt issuance service with the aim of “zero” paper receipts within three years. Electronic receipts will be issued in the form of the automatic issuance of receipts through mobile applications instead of paper receipts when purchasing goods. Last year, about 160 million paper receipts were issued by Hyundai Department …

Hyundai Department Store wins duty-free licence in Seoul

Hyundai Department Store has won a license to operate a duty-free outlet in Seoul.

‘Grooming men’ the next big opportunity for retailers

Men who lavishly invest in fashion and beauty – so-called grooming men -have emerged as new flagship customers for the South Korean retail industry. Those who open their wallets without hesitation to improve their appearance are working hard to groom themselves, a thought that was unimaginable in the past, with emphasis on whitening, anti-aging and waxing. In the first half of this y…

Fashion label Handsome to release AI-designed clothes

South Korean fashion label Handsome says it will release the country’s first clothes designed with AI.

Hyundai opens duty-free store in Gangnam

Hyundai Department Store is opening its first duty-free store in Gangnam, the world-famous district of southern Seoul.

Shortened South Korea Sale Festa launches

The annual Korea Sale Festa offers reduced prices on items ranging from electronics and apparel to automobiles and furniture for 10 days.

Hyundai and Amazon plan next-gen retail model

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

Shinsegae DF opens new duty-free store in Seoul

Shinsegae DF, the duty-free arm of South Korean retail giant Shinsegae, opened its second outlet in Seoul this week.

Givenchy Beauty to make Korean debut with Hyundai

Givenchy Beauty will open its first South Korean store this month.

Hyundai brings together Kelly Park and Démoo

Hyundai Department Store in Seoul has opened a shop-in-shop that brings together Kelly Park and Démoo.