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Most-loved South Korean brands revealed

This year’s most-loved South Korean brands have been named by the Brandstars Selection Committee.

Nature Republic opens pop-up store in Italy

South Korean cosmetics firm Nature Republic has opened four pop-up stores in Italy.

Nature Republic Flagship occupies Korea’s most expensive property

The Nature Republic flagship store in Myeongdong, Seoul, has again been named the most expensive commercial property in South Korea.

Nature Republic and Etude House tap into Saudi Arabia

Nature Republic and Etude House have opened their first outlets in Saudi Arabia.

Seoul’s largest shopping district shrouded in uncertainty

The future of Seoul’s largest shopping district Myeongdong is shrouded in uncertainty.

Nature Republic shutters TST flagship

Korean cosmetics retailer Nature Republic has shuttered its Tsim Sha Tsui flagship store – seven months before the end of its lease.

Missha shutters Hong Kong shops

Korean cosmetics brand Missha has apparently shut up shop in Hong Kong. Staff and customers alike turned up to the brand’s 20 stores across the city on Friday to find signs attached to the protective roller doors with messages along the lines of: “Missha is not available to serve you and we apologise for any inconvenience caused”. News organisations in Hong Kong have been unable to track down store managers or head office staff and have concluded the brand is exiting the market. Even o…

Korean beauty brand enters Hong Kong

South Korean cosmetics brand Nature Republic has expanded its reach to Hong Kong. Nature Republic has opened its first store in Hong Kong in Mong Kok. The store is aimed at increasing awareness among Chinese consumers. “We will open two or three additional stores in Causeway Bay and other cities this year. Since Hong Kong leads the beauty and fashion trend in China, we will use our Hong Kong branch as a bridgehead to expand overseas market and strengthen our brand awareness in China,” …