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Single-Person Households Drive Growth of Single-Serving Groceries, Ready-to-Eat Meals

Single-Person Households Drive Growth of Single-Serving Groceries, Ready-to-Eat Meals

SEOUL, March 12 (Korea Bizwire) — Sales of fresh food products in small quantities and home meal replacements have grown substantially with single- and dual-person households emerging as primary consumers. In the past two weeks, sales of GS Supermarket’s “single-serving vegetable” packets were 68.7 percent higher than in the two weeks directly following the date [...]

Young Adults Drivers of Microwavable Meals Boom

Young Adults Drivers of Microwavable Meals Boom

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Korea Bizwire) – Quick and easy to prepare microwavable meals, also called home meal replacements, are particularly popular among those in their 20s and 30s, research has found.  Instant rice like food company CJ’s Hetbahn and frozen dumplings were the two meal replacements most searched for on the Naver search engine’s shopping [...]