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Labor, Management of Paris Baguette Reach Agreement Over Employment Dispute

Labor, Management of Paris Baguette Reach Agreement Over Employment Dispute

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – Labor and management at Paris Baguette, South Korea’s largest bakery franchise, on Thursday reached an agreement to set up an affiliate to hire bakers, ending a months-long dispute over employment. In September, the government said SPC Group, the franchise’s operator, violated the country’s labor laws in connection with the hiring conditions of more than 5,300 bakers [...]

Paris Baguette to Face Fine over Baker Hiring

Paris Baguette to Face Fine over Baker Hiring

SEOUL, Dec. 5 (Korea Bizwire) – Paris Baguette, a leading bakery franchise of South Korean food and beverage giant SPC Group, is expected to faceup to tens of billions of won in fines for failing to follow the government’s order to directly hire bakers at its stores, authorities said Tuesday. In late September, the Ministry of Employment and Labor said the company violated the country’s labor law in [...]

SPC Releases “Happy Screen” Service Offering Cash Points to Ad Viewers

SPC Releases “Happy Screen” Service Offering Cash Points to Ad Viewers

SEOUL, April 28 (Korea Bizwire) – SPC Group, which operates various franchises including Paris Baguette, Baskin Robbins and Dunkin Donuts, launched a mobile reward ad service called Happy Screen for its Happy Point subscribers on April 27. With the service, the subscribers who install the Happy Screen smartphone app and watch ads will get points that [...]