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Retailers Expand In-Store Rest and Entertainment Areas to Attract Customers

Retailers Expand In-Store Rest and Entertainment Areas to Attract Customers

SEOUL, May 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Amid a decline in the number of customers visiting brick-and-mortar stores due to the rapid growth of the online market, South Korea’s major retailers are expanding rest and entertainment space as part of their survival strategy. Lotte Mart’s Jamsil outlet in Seoul on Sunday opened a futsal court with [...]

TMON Introduces New Payroll System with Gamification

TMON Introduces New Payroll System with Gamification

SEOUL, May 19 (Korea Bizwire) — TMON Inc., one of South Korea’s major e-commerce operators, said Wednesday it will introduce a new payroll system with gamification starting from July. Under the new system, employees can earn higher salaries if they achieve higher levels by gaining experience points depending on individual performance. They can get experience [...]

SK Chemicals Sets Up Business Platform for Recycled Plastic Circulation Ecosystem

SK Chemicals Sets Up Business Platform for Recycled Plastic Circulation Ecosystem

SEOUL, May 19 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean chemical company SK Chemicals Co. said Wednesday it had established a business platform for a recycled plastic circulation ecosystem connecting producers, partners and brands online. The platform, dubbed “Eeum,” provides experience in recycling materials and artificial intelligence (AI)-based digital marketing channel services to plastic industry insiders and [...]