Following the success of the Seoul Summer Sale held this summer, Korea is geared once again for yet another shopping sale! For all your shoppers out there, ready your plane tickets to Korea and your credit cards and start shopping in Korea at one of your many favorite brands!
The Korea Grand Sale is a nationwide shopping extravaganza to help you to fully enjoy your Korea shopping experience! As compared to the Seoul Summer Sale, The Korea Grand sale is a larger event where shoppers get to enjoy shopping discounts not only in Seoul but in Busan, Jeju Island, Gangwon-do and Gyeongsangbuk-do as well.
The 2012 Korea Grand Sale has a total of about 21,000 stores participating nationwide that offer discounts for a period of 52 days (January 9, 2012 to February 29, 2012). Hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Sports, &Tourism and the Visit Korea Year Committee, the event is geared for international tourists and is aimed at promoting Korea’s shopping tourism industry.
Participating stores in the 2012 Korea Grand Sale event include the ‘BIG 20’ (large chain stores), department stores, duty free shops, select restaurants, shopping malls, and more. In addition to a variety of discounts and promotions throughout the sale period, there are street events and performances that take place.
To find out more about the Korea Grand Sale 2012, head on to the official site of the Korea Grand Sale 2012.