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Convenience Stores’ Competition for Delivery Services Rises amid Non-contact Trend

Convenience Stores’ Competition for Delivery Services Rises amid Non-contact Trend

SEOUL, June 9 (Korea Bizwire) – Convenience store operators in South Korea are racing to beef up delivery services as a rise in the number of one-person households and the new coronavirus outbreak have raised demand for door-to-door services. Having an upper hand over major discount stores in terms of consumer accessibility, convenient stores are [...]

Restaurant Owners Concerned over Customer Reviews as Competition in the Delivery Market Heats Up

Restaurant Owners Concerned over Customer Reviews as Competition in the Delivery Market Heats Up

SEOUL, Jun. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Controversy is looming over customer reviews for restaurants offering delivery services. Customer reviews are seen as an important factor in restaurant choice, especially in a highly competitive food service industry. There are negative reviews, however, that are being questioned as to their authenticity and how much they reflect the [...]

‘Slow Delivery’ on the Rise as Crowdfunding Market Expands

‘Slow Delivery’ on the Rise as Crowdfunding Market Expands

SEOUL, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — While South Korean retail companies are competing over speed in the delivery market, the crowdfunding market, which typically requires at least a month before products are delivered, is rising as the new form of consumer activity in the country. Crowdfunding is based on pre-orders made by customers. If enough [...]

S. Korea’s Diversifying Delivery Services Send Almost Anything to Your Home

S. Korea’s Diversifying Delivery Services Send Almost Anything to Your Home

SEOUL, Mar. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Delivery services in South Korea are in the midst of diversification. In addition to delivery services for famous restaurants, there are now services that deliver pork belly grilled at ‘shared kitchens’. Even lunch boxes from convenience stores, shampoo, and other everyday goods can now be delivered. Delivery Hero Korea, [...]