Gyeonggi Nambu Provincial Police Agency has booked three employees from a contractor that managed the electricity and fire protection systems at Coupang’s Deokpyeong Logistics Center in Gyeonggi, where a deadly fire broke out last month.
Joint investigators from the police, fire station and the National Forensic Service on Tuesday walk into the Coupang’s Deokpyeong logistics center in Icheon, Gyeonggi, which was burnt down recently, to determine the cause of the fire.
A war of words has broken out between a union and Coupang in the wake of a deadly warehouse fire last week, with lively protests being met with a flurry of statements from the embattled company.
Naver is expanding its logistic network to stay ahead of competitors like Coupang, following the delivery model pioneered by Amazon in the U.S.
A fire at a Coupang logistics center continued to burn Friday more than 30 hours after starting, with some protesters claiming that the massive warehouse was an accident waiting to happen.
A delivery strike is coming to an end after workers and logistics companies struck an agreement Wednesday.
Hyundai Glovis has set up a dedicated logistics system for the marine transportation of electric vehicles (EVs) to cope with the growing number of EV deliveries globally.
Despite the e-commerce boom, their income is dropping due to higher maintenance and labor costs and the need to meet the increasing demands of customers who want everything now.
CJ CheilJedang’s net profit fell 51.6 percent on year in the first quarter to 218.76 billion won (($195.32 million), mainly due to a one-off item related to a payment in the first quarter of 2020 for a property disposal.
CJ Logistics' net profit jumped more than 60 percent on year in the first quarter, though its operating profit declined almost 20 percent during the same period.