Shinsegae Archives - Inside Retail Asia
South Korea retail sales at major department stores and discount chains rose in June.
Koreans will soon be able to use Samsung Pay at Shinsegae department stores, E-mart and Starbucks.
South Korean credit card Shinhan has introduced a service that offers a 10 per cent discount at franchise outlets.
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.
Cooking is big in Korea – proving a welcome boost for Korean department stores.
Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC and Korean department store Shinsegae are partnering to develop a new Incheon mall.
South Korean retail sales showed distinct signs of recovery in March.
All seven stores of Smoothie King Singapore have closed over the past month.
South Korean department store retailer Lotte is launching a new type of shopping mall in Seoul – the Lotte El Cube.
Emart has launched private brand products created in collaboration with SM Entertainment.
Chinese travellers have emerged as one of the few bright spots for Korean department stores suffering from dull domestic consumption.
South Korean department stores will start offering instant tax refund services to foreign customers from this month as part of an effort to boost sales.