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Single-Person Households Drive Changing Consumption Patterns

Single-Person Households Drive Changing Consumption Patterns

  SEOUL, March 22 (Korea Bizwire) – The number of single-person households in Korea has continued to increase, and now makes up a quarter of the total, exerting great influence on the food and beverage, retail, and service industries. According to recent industry reports, the number of single-person households reached 5.06 million last year (26.5 [...]

Going Home for the Holidays? In Korea, It’s Becoming the Other Way Around

Going Home for the Holidays? In Korea, It’s Becoming the Other Way Around

SEOUL, Korea, Sep 16 (Korea Bizwire) – People lining up at train stations for tickets home may be one of the most universal urban landscapes all around the world in holiday seasons. People spend their precious time on the road to have long-anticipated family reunions. Koreans are no exception in this. September, the month in which [...]