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Naver’s Startup Funding Focuses on Food-Delivery Apps and Logistics

Naver’s Startup Funding Focuses on Food-Delivery Apps and Logistics

SEOUL, Nov. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Naver’s new investment reports have revealed the IT giant is focusing on funding food-delivery apps and logistics startups. Speculation is growing in the wake of the recently released investment reports that Naver is expanding its presence in the field of logistics and physical distribution through venture capital projects with online [...]

Uber Launches Food Delivery Service in S. Korea

Uber Launches Food Delivery Service in S. Korea

SEOUL, Aug. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Uber Technologies Inc. launched its food delivery service in South Korea on Thursday, joining the country’s heated delivery service app market. The mobile application UberEATS allows users to select food from registered restaurants and deliver the dishes by its delivery partners, its local unit Uber Korea said. “Food delivery [...]

Food Delivery Apps Expanding Rapidly in S. Korea

Food Delivery Apps Expanding Rapidly in S. Korea

SEOUL, Apr. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Food delivery mobile applications are growing rapidly in South Korea, driven by burgeoning demand amid the spread of the lone-eating trend and a rising number of single households, industry sources said Tuesday. Baedal Minjok, a leading mobile delivery app run by local startup Woowa Brothers, raked in 84.8 billion [...]

Restaurants Focus on Delivery Apps for Advertising

Restaurants Focus on Delivery Apps for Advertising

SEOUL, March 24 (Korea Bizwire) – A recent report indicates that eight out of ten restaurants nationwide that offer delivery have partnerships with delivery applications. Baedal Minjok, Baedaltong, and Yogiyo issued a joint report that revealed statistics about restaurants offering delivery services. The researchers investigated 702 restaurants nationwide from November 2015 to February 2016, to [...]

Baedal Minjok Opens New Advertising Platform Based on Big Data

Baedal Minjok Opens New Advertising Platform Based on Big Data

SEOUL, Dec.17 (Korea Bizwire) –  Graceful Brothers, the company managing the Baedal Minjok delivery application, announced that it will be launching a new advertising platform called ‘Our Shop’s Marketing Center’ to provide efficient advertising services to its members. ‘Our Shop’s Marketing Center’ suggests advertisements to suit a member’s store based on big data accumulated over [...]

Food Delivery Apps Should Improve Customer Service

Food Delivery Apps Should Improve Customer Service

SEOUL, Nov.12 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korea Consumer Agency has announced the results of a survey on consumer satisfaction among food delivery applications. Baedaltong showed the highest satisfaction rate, while Yogiyo ranked last. Four items were evaluated in the survey, ‘provision of information’, ‘ordering and delivery’, ‘fulfillment of promises’ and ‘customer service’. Baedaltong ranked first, [...]

Food Delivery App “Baedal Minjok” to Go Free of Commission

Food Delivery App “Baedal Minjok” to Go Free of Commission

SEOUL, July 28 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s leading food delivery application said Tuesday it will abolish commissions imposed on every order handled through its platform in order to focus on expanding the number of users. The app dubbed “Baedal Minjok,” which means “Delivery Nation” in English, currently charges shop owners a commission of around [...]