A 30-year-old woman who spent some 140 million won ($124,000) in Shinsegae Department Store last year was shocked when she recently learned that she had failed to be selected as "Trinity." Instead she was selected for Diamond.
Kakao is exploring the purchase of eBay Korea, which is expected to cost the successful buyer 5 trillion won ($4.4 billion).
Models pose with Nylora products at Shinsegae Department Store’s main branch in Myeong-dong, central Seoul on Wednesday.
The Fair Trade Commission (FTC) on Wednesday approved Emart’s acquisition of the SK Wyverns, a baseball club.
Shinsegae Group appears to have purchased SSGElectros.com at the end of January, suggesting the recently-purchased SK Wyverns are about to become the SSG Electros.
During the Lunar New Year holidays, Koreans exchange gifts with their friends and family. Things are a little different this year, and more Koreans are looking forward to sending premium gifts to their families as they may not be able to visit them.
Models introduce an Ecostore Refill Station at Shinsegae Department Store's main branch in Jung District, central Seoul on Monday.
Shinsegae Group on Monday announced that it has applied to trademark the name Electros, a possible contender as the new name for the SK Wyverns.
If Shinsegae chooses to go with the SSG brand for the Wyverns, it could come with some unfortunate connotations. The word "sseug" sounds fairly similar to the English word "suck," certainly similar enough that it could cause some misunderstandings.
The SK Wyverns baseball club has been sold to Shinsegae Group, 21 years after the club was founded by SK Telecom. According to both companies, Shinsegae approached SK looking to buy the club, which will be managed by retail chain Emart.