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Shake Shack Opens Second Korean Outlet after Monumental Success

Shake Shack Opens Second Korean Outlet after Monumental Success

SEOUL, Dec. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – The launch of Shake Shack’s first Korean franchise on the main thoroughfare in Gangnam was met with unparalleled success, with the restaurant attracting an average of 3,000 visitors each day.  The local operator of the franchise, SPC Group, is hoping to keep the momentum afloat by opening a second [...]

Shake Shack Opens in Korea; Popularity of Homemade Burgers Soars

Shake Shack Opens in Korea; Popularity of Homemade Burgers Soars

SEOUL, July 27 (Korea Bizwire) – Shake Shack, a New York-based casual restaurant chain, finally launched the first of its long-anticipated Korean franchises last week. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the launch was followed by soaring popularity and public interest in premium homemade burgers.  According to Gmarket, an e-commerce platform, sales of ‘hamburger makers’ skyrocketed by over 1,400 [...]

Shake Shack Arrives in Korea

Shake Shack Arrives in Korea

SEOUL, June 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Korea’s burger fans will finally get to taste the delectable offerings of one of the most popular hamburger franchises in New York City: Shake Shack. Best known for its burger and milk shake combo, Shake Shack is an American fast casual restaurant. Last year, Korean food and confectionary giant SPC [...]

McDonald’s Launching ‘Signature Burger’ at Six Gangnam Restaurants

McDonald’s Launching ‘Signature Burger’ at Six Gangnam Restaurants

SEOUL, Nov.12 (Korea Bizwire) – McDonald’s announced on November 11 that it will be providing its ‘Signature Burger’, a premium handmade burger, at six additional stores in the Gangnam area. Ordering one of the signature offerings gives a customer the chance to select the burger’s ingredients, from the patty to the bun, vegetables and even [...]