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Department Stores Undergo Renovations to Attract Future VIP Shoppers

Department Stores Undergo Renovations to Attract Future VIP Shoppers

SEOUL, Sept. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Department stores are undergoing renovations to attract the so-called MZ generation, encompassing the Millennials and Generation Z. After its first renovation in 11 years, Hyundai Department Store’s Jungdong Branch reopened the ‘U-Plex’ Fashion House on Wednesday in Bucheon, west of Seoul. The store houses 130 domestic and international fashion [...]

WeMakePrice to Guarantee Quality of All Fresh Food Products

WeMakePrice to Guarantee Quality of All Fresh Food Products

SEOUL, Sept. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — WeMakePrice, a local open market operator, announced Wednesday that it will expand the ‘Fresh Food Quality Guarantee Program’ that promises a full refund if customers aren’t satisfied with the quality of fresh food, to cover all agricultural, fisheries, and livestock products. The new initiative comes after the program was [...]

E-coupons Most Popular Gift for Chuseok Holiday

E-coupons Most Popular Gift for Chuseok Holiday

SEOUL, Aug. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — With a growing number of South Koreans engaging in so-called ‘untact’ (contactless) transactions, mobile gift certificates or e-coupons are gaining popularity as gifts for the upcoming Chuseok holidays. Lotte ON, Lotte Shopping Co.’s integrated online shopping website, conducted a survey of 3,000 customers, 50.1 percent of whom picked e-coupons [...]

Department Store Begins Subscription Service for Side Dishes

Department Store Begins Subscription Service for Side Dishes

SEOUL, Aug. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — High-end side dishes, normally available only at department stores, can now be delivered to your doorsteps thanks to a new subscription service. Hyundai Department Store Co. announced Wednesday that it will begin offering the ‘Hyundai Food Weekly Delivery Service’ at its flagship store in Apgujeong-dong, Seoul and 10 other [...]

Binggrae to Stage Eco-friendly Campaign Featuring IU and Unique Washing Machine

Binggrae to Stage Eco-friendly Campaign Featuring IU and Unique Washing Machine

SEOUL, July 24 (Korea Bizwire) – Binggrae, an F&B giant in South Korea, has launched a unique environmental campaign featuring its top-selling drink “Banana Flavored Milk”, flavored milk in plastic bottles shaped like traditional Korean jars. Binggrae announced today it will open “Danji Laundry” as a means to clean used plastic bottles so that consumers [...]