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Shinsegae Department Store, Uijeongbu, South Korea

South Korean department stores set to smash sales record

South Korean department stores are tipped to chalk up sales of more than 30 trillion won (US$25.6 billion) for the first time this year.

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Boom time for Korean convenience store sector

The Korean convenience store sector is experiencing rapid growth as heavyweights battle for market share.

Galleria Duty Free 63 in Seoul Hanwha

Korean duty-free stores suffer losses

Korean duty-free stores newly opened in Seoul are losing money as heavy marketing costs erode profits.

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Prada Korea boutique opens in Hanam

Prada Korea has expanded, opening a new store in Shinsegae Starfield Hanam mall.

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Lotte, Shinsegae address Korean gender employment issues

Retail giants Lotte and Shinsegae are competing to improve Korean gender employment issues.

Emart Vietnam

Korean retailer E-mart pledges $200m in Vietnam

Korean retailer E-mart has announced a US$200 million investment into Vietnam.


Korean department stores trigger restaurant battle

Korean department stores have become the new battleground for Korean restaurant chains.

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Huawei Korea teams up with retailer

Huawei Korea has released its MateBook two-in-one PC under a partnership with retail giant Shinsegae.

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Korean retail sales rise

South Korea retail sales at major department stores and discount chains rose in June.

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Shinsegae introducing Samsung Pay for customers

Koreans will soon be able to use Samsung Pay at Shinsegae department stores, E-mart and Starbucks.

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Shinhan card service offers discount

South Korean credit card Shinhan has introduced a service that offers a 10 per cent discount at franchise outlets.

Coex Mall Seoul

Coex Mall Seoul management goes to tender

Outside management will be introduced for Coex Mall Seoul, which has been struggling to attract shoppers since reopening a year ago after a full-scale renovation.


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