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S. Korean Agency Cracks Down on Mislabeled Pork and Kimchi Products

S. Korean Agency Cracks Down on Mislabeled Pork and Kimchi Products

SEOUL, May 2 (Korea Bizwire) – The National Agricultural Products Quality Management Service said on Wednesday that it has recently cracked down on 132 manufacturers and distributors of pork and kimchi that have violated rules on country of origin labeling. Out of 10,732 vendors that handle pork and kimchi across the country, the agency found [...]

Fermented Foods Like Kimchi Defend Against the Flu Virus

Fermented Foods Like Kimchi Defend Against the Flu Virus

SEOUL, Dec. 26 (Korea Bizwire) – A new study has found fermented foods with lactic acid bacteria such as kimchi can help fight the flu. The joint study conducted by Korea University, the World Institute of Kimchi, and Daesang Corporation revealed that traditional fermented foods with lactobacillus can help control flu viruses, according to the [...]