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Seoul Takes High-tech Approach to Help Disadvantaged Teens

Seoul Takes High-tech Approach to Help Disadvantaged Teens

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Female sanitary products will be distributed to those in need using KakaoTalk, a mobile messenger. The Seoul Metropolitan Government, in collaboration with Kakao Commerce Corp. and Yuhan-Kimberly Ltd., will be distributing free sanitary pads and other female products to 1,500 teenagers living in Seoul’s Gangseo District via KakaoTalk. The [...]

Yuhan-Kimberly Pushes for Policies that Protect Worker Rights

Yuhan-Kimberly Pushes for Policies that Protect Worker Rights

SEOUL, Oct. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Yuhan-Kimberly Ltd. has decided to allow its employees working at call centers to discontinue services if they are physically or sexually harassed by customers. In addition, a resting lounge will be created to allow call center employees and other emotional laborers use such facilities to deal with the difficulties [...]

Yuhan-Kimberly Launches Hi-Tech Diapers

Yuhan-Kimberly Launches Hi-Tech Diapers

SEOUL, Oct. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Yuhan-Kimberly Ltd. announced Tuesday the release of the new Monit & Huggies Smart Baby Monitor that applies IoT technology to monitor baby diapers and other functions that assist childcare. Yuhan-Kimberly, in collaboration with Monit, a developer of smart baby monitors, launched the Huggies IoT Service on momQ, Yuhan-Kimberly’s online store, [...]

Yuhan-Kimberly to Donate Diapers to Premature Babies

Yuhan-Kimberly to Donate Diapers to Premature Babies

SEOUL, Jul. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Sanitary products company Yuhan-Kimberly announced on Wednesday it has decided to donate diapers to premature babies that weigh less than 2.2 kilograms. As part of a new initiative beginning in August to raise awareness of and support premature babies, Yuhan-Kimberly will supply the company’s ‘Nature Made Premature’ diapers in size small [...]

Major Manufacturers Unlikely to Produce Lower-Priced Sanitary Pads

Major Manufacturers Unlikely to Produce Lower-Priced Sanitary Pads

SEOUL, June 9 (Korea Bizwire) – When stories of young female students from low-income families who couldn’t afford to buy sanitary pads hit the airwaves, Koreans were outraged. Yuhan-Kimberly, Korea’s number-one manufacturer of sanitary pads, cancelled plans to raise its product prices by up to 20 percent (although it did increase the price of one [...]

Google Korea Is Korean Job Seekers’ Favorite Foreign Affiliated Corp. for Seven Years

Google Korea Is Korean Job Seekers’ Favorite Foreign Affiliated Corp. for Seven Years

SEOUL, Mar. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Google Korea has been selected as Korean job seekers’ number one dream work place for seven consecutive years, according to a survey conducted by job portal Saramin. According to results published on March 2, 43 percent of 1,424 job seekers answered that Google Korea was their preferred work place among foreign [...]

Yuhan-Kimberly’s “Double Heart” Opens Nursing Mom’s Room in Seoul Forest

Yuhan-Kimberly’s “Double Heart” Opens Nursing Mom’s Room in Seoul Forest

SEOUL, Korea, Dec 19 (Korea Bizwire) – Double Heart, the baby goods brand of Yuhan-Kimberly, has opened a nursing mothers room within the visitors’ center in Seoul Forest. Given the public park is largest in Seoul with more than 7 million visitors a year, the new nursing room within the premises will be a welcome change [...]