Shinsegae Archives - Inside Retail Asia
A South Korean Shopping Festival is about to begin, modelled on the likes of Black Friday in the US and Singles’ Day in China. Fierce competition is expected among e-commerce companies this year as well as they take on brick-and-mortar retailers. As recently as a couple years ago, November was an off-season for shopping in South Korea with only a few vendors holding promotional ev…
South Korea’s big-name beauty retailers are prepared to defend their market share from the launch of Sephora South Korea, which debuts this week.
South Korean big-box retailer E-mart will sell 13 store buildings and land to improve its financial situation.
A Rihanna makeup class was held at Lotte World Towerin partnership with Fenty Beauty
South Korean retail giant Shinsegae is developing a cashierless grocery-store modelled on the Amazon Go concept.
Cornered by a low-price offensive from online sellers, South Korean retailers are striking back with a so-called ‘malling’ strategy.
South Korea’s largest retailers are having to invest in logistics to cope with rising online spending and personalised delivery services.
Starbucks Korea has reported a 28-per-cent year-on-year jump in its operating profit in the first half of the year.
Korean discount chain operator E-Mart has posted its first-ever net loss, amid growing competition from online shopping rivals and e-commerce giants.
A September launch date has been revealed for Fenty Beauty in Hong Kong, along with Macau and South Korea.
While South Korean retail companies are competing over speed in the delivery market, the crowdfunding market is rising as the new form of consumer activity in the country.
Incheon Airport duty-free tenders will be released in the fourth quarter of this year.