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No Brand

No Brand opens by request at Gyeongdong Market

Emart’s new No Brand store in Gyeongdong Market in Seoul’s Dongdaemun district is its first collaboration with a traditional market in the capital.

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Starbucks Coffee Korea walks the talk

Voice recognition ordering has been introduced by Starbucks Coffee Korea, thanks to a JV involving Shinsegae Group.

PK Market

Shinsegae taking PK Market to US

Shinsegae will take its supermarket brand to the US next year, vice-chairman Chung Yong-jin has announced.

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South Korean department stores chase men

South Korean department stores are ramping up efforts to attract male customers, whose growing numbers are changing the retail landscape.

BUSAN, SOUTH KOREA - CIRCA MAY, 2017: inside E-Mart Traders in Busan. E-Mart Traders is a warehouse-

Shinsegae continues pruning E-mart chain

Shinsegae Group’s E-mart will shut several more stagnant stores this year to improve efficiency.


Reiss makes debut in Korea

Reiss has opened its first outlet for North Korea, at Shinsegae Department Store in Kangnam.

PK Market

Korea’s E-mart taking PK Market to the US

E-mart plans to enter the US by opening its premium food outlet PK Market.


KitKat flagship for Shinsegae in Seoul

A KitKat flagship store has been launched in Shinsegae’s Gangnam department store in Seoul.


Shinsegae secures $938m to build e-commerce powerhouse

South Korean retail heavyweight Shinsegae has drawn a US$938 million investment to help it build a major e-commerce business.


Shinsegae to buy furniture company Casamia

Shinsegae is buying Casamia for $167.8 million in a bid to tap into South Korea’s home-furnishing industry.

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E-Mart launches electric mini-vehicles

South Korea’s discount store E-Mart, a unit of Shinsegae Group, has started selling electric mini-vehicles.

BUSAN, SOUTH KOREA - CIRCA MAY, 2017: Starbucks coffee shop in Busan. Starbucks Corporation is an Am

Starbucks Korea sets record profit

Starbucks Korea’s annual operating profit soared past 100 billion won for the first time last year, despite intensifying competition in the domestic cafe sector.


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