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AmorePacific Adopts Eco-friendly Paper Packaging

AmorePacific Adopts Eco-friendly Paper Packaging

SEOUL, Feb. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Nowadays, products purchased online are typically delivered in a big box with bubble wrap for protection. But once the package is safely delivered, the packaging becomes nothing more than waste. AmorePacific Corp., however, has chosen to make use of paper packaging materials instead of bubble wrap. What seems like [...]

AmorePacific Wins Trademark Infringement Lawsuit in China

AmorePacific Wins Trademark Infringement Lawsuit in China

SEOUL, Jul. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s leading cosmetics firm AmorePacific Group won a trademark infringement lawsuit against a Chinese company regarding the group’s Sulwhasoo brand. AmorePacific revealed yesterday that it had filed a lawsuit against a Chinese company based in Shanghai, China and won the case at the appellate court recently. In a [...]

AmorePacific Taps Australia with Popular Brand Laneige

AmorePacific Taps Australia with Popular Brand Laneige

SEOUL, Mar. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — AmorePacific Group, a major cosmetics maker here, said it entered the Australian market Wednesday with one of its most popular brands, as the company accelerates its overseas push in the face of a sharp decline in the number of Chinese tourists. Products of AmorePacific’s mid-end Laneige are now available [...]

AmorePacific’s Q4 Net Plunges 76% Due to Drop in Tourists

AmorePacific’s Q4 Net Plunges 76% Due to Drop in Tourists

SEOUL, Jan. 31 (Korea Bizwire) – AmorePacific Corp., South Korea’s top cosmetics maker, said Wednesday its fourth-quarter net profit dropped 76.2 percent from the previous year, due largely to a sharp decline in the number of Chinese tourists. Net income came to 17.3 billion won (US$16.17 million) in the October-December period, compared with 73 billion won the previous year, the company said in a regulatory filing. Operating profit fell 24.7 percent on-year to 76.9 billion won [...]

AmorePacific Launches Makeup Campaign for Cancer Patients

AmorePacific Launches Makeup Campaign for Cancer Patients

SEOUL, Oct. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean skincare company AmorePacific has launched a new makeup campaign dubbed ‘Make Up Your Life’ for cancer patients, which will see the company’s door-to-door salespeople known as ‘Amore Counselors’ visit hospitals across the country to give makeup advice and beauty counseling. Beginning at Korea University Guro Hospital on [...]

Lotte Mart Pulls out of China, Triggering Fears of Domino Effect

Lotte Mart Pulls out of China, Triggering Fears of Domino Effect

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Lotte Group’s decision to pull its supermarket chain out of China after months of politically motivated retaliation from the Chinese government is triggering fears it could cause a domino effect among South Korean companies. After being subject to incessant retaliation – including raids by safety authorities from the Chinese government [...]