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Hyosung Advanced Materials to Supply Airbags for Amazon’s Self-driving Vehicle

Hyosung Advanced Materials to Supply Airbags for Amazon’s Self-driving Vehicle

SEOUL, March 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyosung Advanced Materials Corp. a carbon fiber business unit of South Korean textile and chemical conglomerate Hyosung Group, said Tuesday that it will supply airbags for Robotaxi, a completely autonomous vehicle developed by Amazon. Hyosung Advanced Materials’ subsidiary and a airbag manufacturer Global Safety Textiles GmbH signed a contract [...]

Amazon Joins Hands with 11st to Enter South Korean Market

Amazon Joins Hands with 11st to Enter South Korean Market

SEOUL, Nov. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — A recent business deal between the U.S. e-commerce giant Amazon.com, Inc. and a local e-commerce platform 11Street Co. is likely to make waves in the domestic online shopping industry. SK Telecom Co., South Korea’s largest mobile carrier and the parent company of 11st, officially announced its plan to join hands [...]

Euronet Worldwide to Provide Amazon India with New Transaction Processing Services Through Euronet’s REV™ Payments Cloud

Euronet Worldwide to Provide Amazon India with New Transaction Processing Services Through Euronet’s REV™ Payments Cloud

LEAWOOD, Kan., Feb. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Euronet Worldwide (NASDAQ: EEFT), a leading global financial technology solutions and payments provider, today announced it will provide integration and content aggregation services through APIs from its REV™ Payments Cloud to add mobile recharges, bill payments, gift cards, consumer software, and other offerings to Amazon India. In addition to [...]

Synchronoss Teams Up with Amazon to Provide Global Service Integration to Mobile Operators

Synchronoss Teams Up with Amazon to Provide Global Service Integration to Mobile Operators

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., May 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR), a global leader and innovator of cloud, messaging, digital and IoT products, today announced that their Digital Experience Platform (DXP) will enable mobile operators globally to offer Amazon consumer services to their customers as part of their invoice. Glenn Lurie, President and CEO, Synchronoss, [...]

New Ways Amazon is #DeliveringSmiles this Holiday for Customers in Republic of Korea

New Ways Amazon is #DeliveringSmiles this Holiday for Customers in Republic of Korea

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, Nov. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – (NASDAQ:AMZN) – Between shopping for gifts, preparing your home for guests, finding the perfect outfit, and prepping holiday meals, many people don’t have the time to enjoy the holidays. In fact, according to a recent survey commissioned by Amazon and conducted online by The Harris Poll, nearly four [...]

Hyundai Department Store, Amazon Join hands for ‘Next-generation’ Store

Hyundai Department Store, Amazon Join hands for ‘Next-generation’ Store

SEOUL, Aug. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Department Store Group said Monday it has joined hands with Amazon to develop the “next-generation” retail model amid local retailers’ push to adopt the latest technology to their online and offline platforms. Under the strategic collaboration agreement with Amazon Web Service (AWS) Korea signed on Friday, Hyundai said [...]

Professor Seo Kyoung-duk: 400 Products Sold on Amazon have “Rising Sun Design”

Professor Seo Kyoung-duk: 400 Products Sold on Amazon have “Rising Sun Design”

SEOUL, Aug. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Professor Seo Kyoung-duk from Sungshin Women’s University revealed today that he had asked global e-commerce giant Amazon to stop selling products featuring the Rising Sun Flag, which represents the perils of imperialism for many Koreans. After being alerted by a member of the public, Seo spent the last two [...]