Trolley is a chain of convenience stores
that opens shop at proximity of customers in unique locations such as universities, gas stations, malls and today, on flights.
'I thought a convenience store
location would be funny and relatable,' Lim said.
The strategy involves expanding the number of convenience stores
that sell medicines and even setting up in-store consultation counters where customers can seek advice on nursing care and nutrition.
South Korea's convenience store
chain operators have been eyeing foreign opportunities, as the local market, dominated by three chains -- CU, GS25 and 7-Eleven -- has become increasingly saturated.
That's a real possibility, according to Morgan Stanley analysts who wrote that convenience stores
could see a hit to beverage sales as more electric cars hit the road.
A convenience store
is no longer a small store around the corner any more as it has become a major platform of today's daily life.
Nick Shanagher, managing director of Newtrade said: "Convenience stores
have changed significantly in the past decade and retailers like Bay have played an important part in boosting local economies.
Following a rigorous evaluation process, which included a mystery shop visit, Lifestyle Express Belle Vue Convenience Store
was named one of the Top 100 independent convenience shops in the UK this summer.
Of the total respondents to this year's survey, 73 percent said they typically stop at a convenience store
for beverages and 69 percent stop to buy gasoline.
A study conducted by Kantar Worldpanel, the world leader in consumer knowledge and insights based on consumer panels, shows a 45 percent increase in convenience store
purchases from January 2014 to January 2015.
chain McColl's has said current trading is down on last year in a market it calls "challenging and competitive".
Future Group's FMCG arm buys convenience store