Shinsegae Department Store’s net profit jumped 5,000 percent on-year in the first quarter on recovering consumption.
Employees pose with cakes and donuts at Lotte Department Store's Jamsil branch in southern Seoul on Monday.
Lotte Shopping continued to suffer net losses in the first quarter, though the loss fell slightly on year.
Hyundai Department Store’s consolidated net profit more than doubled on year to 55.85 billion won ($49.9 million) in the first quarter
With the pandemic forcing people to spend more time at home, demand for luxury home appliances has been surging.
To celebrate the month of May, known as "family month" in Korea, the department store has opened the park on its 10th floor.
Men are spending more on luxury goods these days as they get married later and value work-life balance more.
Hyundai Department Store is ditching KakaoTalk for work communications in favor of a chat room on the company’s intranet.
Department store sales are up so far this year as more people are venturing out and shopping.
Ji Mi-yeon, 67, a resident of Seocho District, southern Seoul, recently visited nearby department store to purchase skin care cosmetics in preparation for the day when she will be able to walk outside without a face mask.