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New Online Shopping Mall to Donate Up to 40 pct of Each Sale to Social Projects

New Online Shopping Mall to Donate Up to 40 pct of Each Sale to Social Projects

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — A new online shopping mall has been opened to connect ‘good consumers’ and ‘good suppliers’ and make social contributions. The Korea National Council on Social Welfare announced on Thursday that it will begin operation of a new Value Creator Platform (VCP) that combines merchandise with social projects. VCP is [...]

Hyundai Online Department Store Introduces VR Shopping

Hyundai Online Department Store Introduces VR Shopping

SEOUL, July 28 (Korea Bizwire) – Hyundai Department Store, one of the major department stores in South Korea, announced on July 28 that it will launch a virtual reality (VR) online store on its upscale online shopping mall – the Hyundai.com (www.thehyundai.com). The Hyundai’s new online VR store provides customers with the feeling of physically being [...]

Shopping Mall Reviews and Naver Q&A History Fall Under ‘Right to be Forgotten’

Shopping Mall Reviews and Naver Q&A History Fall Under ‘Right to be Forgotten’

SEOUL, June 21 (Korea Bizwire) – Product reviews on online shopping sites and Q&A comments on Naver can now be deleted as they fall under ‘right to be forgotten’ category. The guidelines for ‘right to be forgotten’ limitations distributed to Internet business entities have been updated, said an official from the Korea Communications Commission on Monday, [...]

DELL Korea Confuses Customers with Its Curious Canceling of Discounted Product Orders

DELL Korea Confuses Customers with Its Curious Canceling of Discounted Product Orders

SEOUL, May 13 (Korea Bizwire) — DELL Korea is making Korean customers nervous and angry by abruptly canceling orders for its monitors, which were selling for 136,400 won (US$ 124) at its online shopping mall as part of its big promotion, saying that the promotion page for the discount was published accidently via an update [...]