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Shin Ramyun and Chapagetti Listed as Best Instant Noodles in New York Magazine

Shin Ramyun and Chapagetti Listed as Best Instant Noodles in New York Magazine

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top noodle maker Nongshim Co.’s popular instant noodles “Shin Ramyun” and “Chapagetti” have been listed as New York Magazine’s Best Instant Noodles. The Strategist, a website run by the American biweekly magazine, introduced the two products in an article titled ‘The Best Instant Noodles, According to Chefs [...]

Korean Instant Noodles Attract Consumers Worldwide as Coronavirus Pandemic Drags On

Korean Instant Noodles Attract Consumers Worldwide as Coronavirus Pandemic Drags On

SEOUL, Sept. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Korean instant noodles called ramen, spotlighted in the Oscar-winning Korean film “Parasite,” are gaining attention in the global market as more consumers are looking for non-perishable food during the novel coronavirus pandemic. The Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corp. (aT) and Korea Agricultural Trade Information reported that ramen exports [...]

Chinese Instant Noodles Market Enters ‘Golden Age’, and South Korea May Benefit the Most

Chinese Instant Noodles Market Enters ‘Golden Age’, and South Korea May Benefit the Most

SEOUL, Dec. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Korean instant noodles are making a strong comeback as the Chinese ramen market, after a recent stalemate, has been regaining vitality. The Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) reported on Saturday that Chinese ramen imports surged from US$83.8 million in 2014 to $240 million last year. Imports of Korean instant [...]

Convenience Store Products a ‘Big Hit’ Only if Popular with Women in Their 20s

Convenience Store Products a ‘Big Hit’ Only if Popular with Women in Their 20s

SEOUL, Aug. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — What would be the best-selling instant noodles at convenience store chain GS25? It is easy to think of Shin Ramyun, or Jin Ramyun, both popular options. But the answer is Hot Chicken Flavor Ramen, Samyang Foods Co.’s top-selling noodle product among 107 instant noodle offerings. There is one thing [...]

Market for Instant Cup Noodles Grows 20% with Increase of Single-Person Households

Market for Instant Cup Noodles Grows 20% with Increase of Single-Person Households

SEOUL, Aug. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Although instant noodles are not exempt from the low growth that the food industry is currently facing, demand for instant noodles has soared due to the increase in single-person households. According to the Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation (aT), which analyzed sales data of instant cup noodles, the [...]