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Shinsegae Archives

GIC and Shinsegae sign $197m Incheon mall deal

Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC and Korean department store Shinsegae are partnering to develop a new Incheon mall...

South Korean retail sales rebound

South Korean retail sales showed distinct signs of recovery in March.

Smoothie King Singapore stores close

All seven stores of Smoothie King Singapore have closed over the past month.

Lotte El Cube РKorea’s new compact mall

South Korean department store retailer Lotte is launching a new type of shopping mall in Seoul - the Lotte El Cube.

Emart teams with SM Entertainment

Emart has launched private brand products created in collaboration with SM Entertainment.

Korean department stores struggle

Chinese travellers have emerged as one of the few bright spots for Korean department stores suffering from dull domestic...

Korean d-stores offer instant tax refunds to tourist

South Korean department stores will start offering instant tax refund services to foreign customers from this month as p...

Shinsegae Group in massive expansion plan

Shinsegae Group says it will invest 4.1 trillion won ($3.4 billion) this year and hire 14,400 new staff to expand its re...

Korea retail sales slide

Korea retail sales took a surprise turn for the worst in December after three consecutive months of solid growth.

Korea duty free operations offered

Two international airports in South Korea are set to review operational licenses for Korea duty free shops