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MERS Drives Personal Hygiene Products Buying Spree Even among Foreign Retailers

MERS Drives Personal Hygiene Products Buying Spree Even among Foreign Retailers

SEOUL, Jun. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — The MERS outbreak in Korea is causing sales of personal hygiene products to soar, even among non-domestic internet retailers. According to Seven Eleven, sales of Vaseline pots increased 121 percent between May 28 to June 3 compared to the same period in 2014. A rumor that applying Vaseline inside [...]

Parents Seek Antibacterial & Sterilizing Products as Pollution Warnings Rise

Parents Seek Antibacterial & Sterilizing Products as Pollution Warnings Rise

SEOUL, April 1 (Korea Bizwire) — As Korea is being hit by a multitude of emergency particle pollution warnings, and following earlier outbreaks of foot and mouth disease around the country, antibacterial products such as hand sanitizers and toy sterilizers are selling well among Korean customers. According to an announcement from GMarket on March 31, sales [...]