Grocery prices continue to climb, making the lives of ordinary citizens even more difficult amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. According to Statistics Korea, the price of farm produce, livestock and fish jumped 9.7 percent on...
Shoppers crowd a discount supermarket's aisles on Sunday. According to major retailers including Emart, food and beverage sales have gone up between 4 and 7 percent compared to the previous week as more people stay home.
Kurly—overnight delivery pioneer and operator of what it claims to be the No. 1 grocery shopping app in Korea—won’t be ringing the bell in New York.
Kurly, operator of e-commerce platform Market Kurly, announced it will go public on a domestic exchange, scrapping a previous plan to be listed in the United States.
According to Statistics Korea on Tuesday, consumer prices in April rose 2.3 percent year-on-year, the sharpest increase since August 2017's 2.5 percent.
Convenience stores have started stocking more fresh vegetables since the pandemic forced people to spend more time at home -- and made them a profit center.
Naver is bringing together a pack of underdogs to go up against established fresh-food delivery players with its new Jangbogi service.
Major retailers are transforming their offline branches to focus more on experiences as well as products in a bid to increase footfall in an increasingly hostile market.
Namdaemun Market in central Seoul, is filled with grocery shoppers Thursday, two days after emergency disaster funding was distributed by the central government. Relief grants can only be used in traditional markets and local businesses.