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Local Mall Chain Creates 3 Unique Christmas Trees to Delight Shoppers

Local Mall Chain Creates 3 Unique Christmas Trees to Delight Shoppers

SEOUL, Nov. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Starfield, a chain of shopping malls operating under the Shinsegae Group, announced yesterday that it would be showing off various Christmas tree decorations at its shopping locations situated throughout the metropolitan area. At Gangnam’s Starfield COEX mall, over 14,000 books were stacked up to create a “book tree,” a [...]

BTS Effect? Sales of Sustainable Bag Worn by Band Member Soar

BTS Effect? Sales of Sustainable Bag Worn by Band Member Soar

SEOUL, Sept. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — The immense popularity of bags upcycled from leather products by social enterprise MORETHAN’s fashion bag brand, “CONTINEW” has been heavily covered by the press after being included on the shelves of JDC Duty Free at Jeju International Airport. Ever since CONTINEW, with support from petrol giant SK Innovation, first [...]

InterContinental First Hotel Chain in Korea to Use ASC-Certified Seafood

InterContinental First Hotel Chain in Korea to Use ASC-Certified Seafood

SEOUL, Aug. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Two hotels in Seoul that share the same “InterContinental” brand (InterContinental Grand Seoul Parnas and InterContinental Seoul Coex) revealed yesterday that their on-premise restaurants are currently using environmentally friendly abalone from Wando, South Jeolla Province certified by the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC). Chungsanbada, the producer and supplier of abalone [...]