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Reporter : Kim Jae-heun
Fri, February 23, 2024 | 11:28
Czech beer brand Kozel White gets global launch in Seoul
Czech beer brand Kozel, owned by Japan's Asahi, launched its new lager Kozel White in Korea for the first time in the world to test its product before taking it to other global markets, the company said Thursday. “I am happy to introduce Kozel White in Korea with much love and respect to the Korean beer market,” Matthew Holmes, general manager of Asahi Europe Brand Korea (AEB...
CJ Foodville shifts to black in Indonesia, Vietnam
CJ Foodville, the food service subsidiary of CJ Group, has started generating profits in Indonesia and Vietnam amid growing consumer demand for Korean-style bakery products there, company officials said Wednesday.
Kyochon F&B celebrates 32nd anniversary of foundation
Kyochon F&B Chairman Kwon Won-kang, second from left, participates in a hand printing ceremony to celebrate his company's 32nd anniversary at its headquarters in Osan, Gyeonggi Province, Monday. Over 600 people including Kyochon F&B's employees and its fried chicken restaurant franchisees joined the event. Courtesy of Kyochon F&B
Oceans ministry ready for BIE inspection of Busan's Expo bid
The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) said it is ready for an on-site inspection by the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) scheduled from April 2 to 7 of Busan's ability to host the World Expo 2030. The ministry has been jointly redeveloping Busan North Port with Busan Port Authority (BPA) since 2008 to provide key support facilities for the Expo in 2030. The pro...
E-commerce firms strive to eradicate harmful products in open market
Local e-commerce firms are working hard to ban the sales of harmful products in their open markets as part of efforts to gain consumers' trust and improve their corporate image, company officials said Wednesday. Lotte ON, Lotte Group's e-commerce platform, decided recently to ban sales of illegal adult goods, vaping devices and products feared to infringe on privacy.
OB boosts presence in craft beer market
Oriental Brewery (OB) has been boosting its presence in the craft beer market going after an increasing number of young consumers who prefer alternatives to generic mass-produced beer, according to industry officials, Tuesday.
Renault Korea supports Busan's Expo bid with French photographer's exhibition
Renault Korea Motors invited world-renowned French travel photographer Thomas Goisque and sponsored his exhibition in Busan in a show of support for the port city's bid to host the World Expo 2030, the company said Tuesday. The exhibition, which began on Monday at the Art Space of the French Cultural Center in Busan, displays 34 photos of Busan's past, present and future - al...
LG CNS, Microsoft join hands for generative AI biz
LG CNS, a company specializing in digital transformation (DX), has decided to strengthen its strategic cooperation with Microsoft in the fields of artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud-based DX, the company said Tuesday. LG CNS CEO Hyun Shin-gyoon visited Microsoft's headquarters in Redmond, Washington, on April 6, and held a meeting with Judson Althoff, executive vice presi...
Chanel Korea starts selling luxury watches online
Chanel Korea has started selling luxury watches online under a partnership with, an online shopping platform operated by Shinsegae, company officials said Monday.
Japanese firm accused of ripping off Buldak Ramen
Nissin Foods, a Japanese global food company, is facing growing criticism for selling products that closely resemble the popular Korean Buldak Ramen instant noodle product manufactured by Samyang Foods, according to industry officials, Monday.