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Sep 04, 2018, 21:46 ET Coupang hires Doug Inamine as new SVP of Global Human Resources

Coupang, one of the largest e-commerce companies in the world, today announced that it has hired Doug Inamine as a Senior Vice President (SVP) of...


Jul 16, 2018, 23:34 ET Coupang launches a Global Affiliate Program "Coupang Partners" to help members monetize their online presence

Coupang, one of the largest and fastest growing e-commerce companies in the world, today announced that it has developed its own online affiliate...


May 07, 2018, 10:04 ET Coupang launches "CouRantee" for products that customers can trust

Coupang has launched a CouRantee program that guarantees reliable offerings. In this program, products listed on Coupang's marketplace are marked...


Mar 21, 2018, 12:58 ET Coupang Opens New Stores Selling Baby Outing Items This Spring

With spring quickly approaching and parents wanting to take their children outside to enjoy the weather, ecommerce platform Coupang has...


Mar 08, 2018, 03:49 ET Coupang Opens Back-to-School Store as the New School Year Begins in South Korea

As the new school year begins in South Korea, ecommerce platform Coupang (www.coupang.com) has launched a back-to-school store that is available...


Feb 20, 2018, 11:17 ET Coupang opens Korea's largest STEAM toy store

Ecommerce platform Coupang (www.coupang.com) has opened a toy store specializing in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics)...


Feb 07, 2018, 10:06 ET Coupang Opened a Hanbok Store that Provides Korean Traditional Clothes for Everyone, Including Babies and Pets

Ecommerce platform Coupang (www.coupang.com) has opened a store specializing in Korean traditional clothing hanbok. This new store is stocked with a...


Jan 18, 2018, 03:18 ET Coupang launches OneTouch Payment, the first mobile checkout in Korea done with a single touch

No matter how many times you buy a product, you still have to provide your credit card number and authentication information (e.g., password,...


Nov 28, 2017, 00:20 ET Coupang opens Korea's largest puzzle store

Today ecommerce platform Coupang has launched a new store specializing in puzzles. Featuring Korea's largest catalog of its kind, the store offers...


Nov 23, 2017, 21:48 ET Coupang keeps breaking records

In the first week of November, Coupang once again broke revenue records. Coupang's growth is accelerating. New revenue records have been consistently ...


Nov 20, 2017, 01:15 ET Coupang runs Coupang Thank You Week, offering up to 60% sale

As the yearend nears, ecommerce platform Coupang has decided to express its gratitude to customers through a Coupang Thank You Week, which runs from...


Nov 09, 2017, 05:26 ET A survey from Coupang shows their gift cards are satisfying for 98% of the users

Recently Coupang conducted a survery related to their Coupang eGift Cards, launched at the end of October, receiving a highly satisfying response...


May 28, 2015, 10:00 ET Korean E-Commerce Leader Coupang Becomes Exclusive Online Retailer For The Honest Company In South Korea

Coupang, Korea's largest online retailer, today announced that it has entered into an exclusive arrangement with The Honest Company to bring the...


Dec 10, 2014, 08:45 ET Korean e-Commerce Leader Coupang Raises $300 Million in Funding

Coupang, the largest online retailer in Korea, today announced that it has raised $300 million USD in financing led by BlackRock Private Equity...


May 29, 2014, 10:09 ET Coupang, Leader In Next Generation E-commerce, Raises $100 Million

Coupang, a leader in next generation e-commerce, has raised $100 million in financing led by Sequoia Capital Global Equities and Sequoia Heritage,...