Hoegaarden will host a beer tasting event at over 100 discount marts including Emart and Homeplus from June 10 to 12 to promote its renewed package design catering to younger consumers.
Emart reported a higher-than-expected net profit of 805.8 billion won ($623.9 million) in the first quarter, up 689 percent on year.
Single-person households are dominating the Korean population, becoming a driving force for businesses catering to them specifically.
A KB Kookmin Bank digital booth, in the left corner, opened up at retail giant’s Emart's No Brand branch in Gangnam on Tuesday.
International students quickly get used to living on a budget whilst studying abroad. Although paying for food is unavoidable, it doesn’t always have to be expensive.
Discount marts have been undergoing various renovations as they struggle to survive, and the efforts are paying off, as seen by the increased profits and surging visitors.
The Shinsegae Group is getting into the ever-expanding second-hand market for luxury goods like handbags and shoes.
eBay Korea announced Wednesday it renamed itself Gmarket Global, following its acquisition by Shinsegae's Emart.
An Emart union has called on Shinsegae Group Vice President Chung Yong-jin to cease making anti-communist remarks.