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LG OLED Screens Transformed into Media Artwork

LG OLED Screens Transformed into Media Artwork

SEOUL, Sept. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Display Co., a major display panel maker in South Korea, is holding a media art performance in Itaewon and Hapjeong, two of the most popular destinations in Seoul, using organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technology. The so-called ‘Art on OLED’ is a collaboration project between local coffeehouse Anthracite Coffee [...]

Busan’s Yeongdo District Gains Popularity as Island Without Franchises

Busan’s Yeongdo District Gains Popularity as Island Without Franchises

BUSAN, Nov. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — One district in the city of Busan is gaining popularity as an ‘island without franchises’. Yeongdo-gu, an island district in Busan, is known as the islet of coffee, where various coffee festivals are held regularly in tandem with local coffee shops. These coffee shops are private stores not affiliated [...]

Starbucks Korea Doubles Down on Cashless Stores

Starbucks Korea Doubles Down on Cashless Stores

SEOUL, Oct. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Starbucks Coffee Korea Co. is adding 300 more ‘cashless shops’ in addition to the 103 stores currently in operation, starting on Monday. Cashless stores recommend that customers use a means of payment other than cash. The company noted that adding 300 more cashless stores would amount to one-third of [...]