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Shinsegae Food Accelerates Push into Southeast Asia with Halal Noodles

Shinsegae Food Accelerates Push into Southeast Asia with Halal Noodles

SEOUL, Apr. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Shinsegae Food Inc., the food manufacturer of South Korean retail giant Shinsegae, said Monday it has earned a halal certification for its Korean instant noodles as it moves to expand its presence in the Southeast Asian market. The instant noodles product, “ramyeon” in Korean, developed by a joint venture [...]

Ramyeon Increases Cardiovascular Risk Due to High Fat, Sodium, Sugar

Ramyeon Increases Cardiovascular Risk Due to High Fat, Sodium, Sugar

SEOUL, June 20 (Korea Bizwire) – Ramyeon instant noodles raises blood sugar, blood pressure and the chance of artery hardening and heart attack due to its high fat, sodium, sugar and carbohydrate content, the latest findings showed Monday. Those who regularly eat ramyeon three or more times a week are 2.6 times more susceptible to cardiovascular metabolic disease than those who have the instant noodles once or less frequently [...]

Korean Ramyeon Becomes More Popular in Taiwanese Market

Korean Ramyeon Becomes More Popular in Taiwanese Market

SEOUL, Nov. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Ramyeon, Korean instant noodles, have succeeded in captivating consumers in Taiwan, where its local brands of the food are becoming more popular in the market, South Korea’s trade agency said Thursday. According to the Taipei office of the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA), Shin Ramyun, a spicy version of [...]

K-food Boom Catches on Outside of Usual Customer Groups

K-food Boom Catches on Outside of Usual Customer Groups

SEOUL, Jul. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — From instant noodles to bread and beef broth soup, Korean food is gaining interest overseas from consumers outside of the usual group of Korean residents and a handful of Korea followers, a leading trade body said Monday. South Korea’s instant noodles, ramyeon, ranks second after Taiwan in the Chinese [...]