Starbucks Korea and Naver announced Thursday they signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to work together online and off, even venturing into the metaverse.
Almost all Koreans are getting 250,000 won from the government. But they won't be allowed to spend any of it on luxury goods, in big supermarkets or at foreign retailers like IKEA -- or even for a Starbucks Frappuccino .
Starbucks has agreed to sell all of its shares in Starbucks Korea, with Emart becoming majority owner and the government of Singapore taking almost a third of the stock.
Starting next year, Starbucks may find it more difficult to dominate the streets of Korea. Residents might get a bit of a break from the company’s iconic green.
BMW Korea unveiled three new Mini cars — the Mini 3-door, Mini 5-door and Mini Convertible. The automaker will be holding a joint campaign with coffee franchise Starbucks under the slogan: ″We are different, but pretty good together.″
Tourists return non-disposable cups that they used while visiting Jeju Island at the Jeju International Airport on Tuesday. SK Telecom said it has installed a vending machine that collects non-disposable cups.
Rolling out a private label credit card (PLCC) is becoming a popular marketing strategy for companies trying to attract loyal customers.
Starbucks Korea on Thursday reported a 78 percent on-year jump in its first-quarter net profit, citing strong demand amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The SSG Landers will wear a Starbucks-branded uniform for a three-game series against the LG Twins starting May 21.
For the most enthusiastic kidults, money is no object.