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Online Shopping Giant Coupang Faces Criticism After Staff Cuts

Online Shopping Giant Coupang Faces Criticism After Staff Cuts

SEOUL, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean online shopping giant Coupang is facing criticism over massive staff cuts in the wake of allegations of labor rights abuses that emerged yesterday. Coupang is widely known for its next day delivery service dubbed “Rocket Delivery”, but despite the popular policy that ships all items ordered before midnight [...]

CJ Korea Express Creates “Silver Jobs” in Partnership with Seniors’ Centers

CJ Korea Express Creates “Silver Jobs” in Partnership with Seniors’ Centers

SEOUL, Apr. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — CJ Korea Express, a parcel shipping company, announced that it would use 64,000 senior community centers around the country as logistics centers and employ senior citizens as parcel delivery workers. CJ Korea Express, the Korea Senior Citizens Association, the Korea Integrated Logistics Association and Saenuri Party member Yi Wan-Young’s [...]

G Market Arranges for Special Gift for Delivery Workers

SEOUL, Sept. 4 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea boasts its best packages delivery service, unmatched by any other nation in the world. Korean consumers can receive goods purchased online within just a day and this speedy delivery system is largerly credited to the committed efforts made by the local delivery worker – estimated at about 45,000-strong manpower in the nation. For the [...]