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Lotte Department Store Launches Blanket Donation Campaign for Rescued Animals

Lotte Department Store Launches Blanket Donation Campaign for Rescued Animals

SEOUL, Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Lotte Department Store said Tuesday it will join hands with animal rescue organization We Act to keep abandoned dogs warm throughout the winter. Temporary protection facilities in which rescued animals reside prior to adoption are often little more than cold shipping containers and require a separate heating device in the [...]

Department Store Installs Model Car Race Track

Department Store Installs Model Car Race Track

SEOUL, March 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Miniature-sized model cars, popular during the 1990s and early 2000s, are seeing a surge in interest thanks to the so-called “newtro” movement. Lotte Department Store’s Nowon branch in Seoul renovated a boutique for Japanese brand Tamiya, a popular model car and plastic model maker, on Friday. The department store [...]

Popular Pet Plant Hotel Leads to Sales Boost

Popular Pet Plant Hotel Leads to Sales Boost

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Lotte Department Store is attracting senior customers in their 50s and 60s with facilities for ‘pet plants’. Lotte Department Store’s Mia Branch has opened the industry’s first pet plant hotel, which led to a 15 percent increase in sales between August and October among senior customers over 50 years [...]

10 pct Increase in Male Attendees at Cultural Centers Due to Reduced Working Hours

10 pct Increase in Male Attendees at Cultural Centers Due to Reduced Working Hours

SEOUL, Jan. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — It has been reported that since the introduction of the government imposed 52-hour workweek, the number of individuals attending department store cultural centers has increased. Lotte Department Store, the country’s leading retailer, reported on Monday that the number of students attending its cultural centers had increased by 3.5 percent [...]

Chaebol-Owned Retailers Constitute Bulk of Law Violations

Chaebol-Owned Retailers Constitute Bulk of Law Violations

SEOUL, Sept. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s large retailers affiliated with family-controlled conglomerates, or chaebol, account for more than 60 percent of violations of a related law over the past five years, a report showed Wednesday. The Fair Trade Commission (FTC), South Korea’s antitrust watchdog, detected 48 breaches of the act on fair transactions [...]

Olympics Goose Down Jacket Sells Out Once Again as Customers Line Up Overnight

Olympics Goose Down Jacket Sells Out Once Again as Customers Line Up Overnight

SEOUL, Nov. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – The frenzy over the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics official goose down jacket has hit fever pitch, with the outerwear selling out once again in the blink of an eye. The first release of the “Pyeongchang Long Padding” had sold out at most stores by November 16, prompting retailer Lotte [...]