GS Retail

                                                                
                                                                
Parnas Hotel FRESH SERVE GS Netvision GS Park 24
                                                                
                                                                
CEO Yeon-soo Huh
Address GS Tower, 508, Nonhyeon-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
Tel. +82 2 2006 2050
Homepage www.gsretail.com
CEO Yeon-soo Huh
Address GS Tower, 508, Nonhyeon-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul
Tel. +82 2 2006 2050
Homepage www.gsretail.com

Overview

Since its incorporation in 1971, GS Retail has been leading Korea’s distribution industry by building an innovative information and logistics system. Our commitment as a distributor has always been to achieving the best quality, best prices, and best outcomes in everything we do.
GS Retail has diversified our brands including GS25 (the leading convenience store brand in South Korea), GS Supermarket (ensuring safe, fresh food products to reach consumers), Watsons (broadening consumer choices in health and beauty) and Parnas Hotel (global leading hotel brand) while developing new areas of business where we can achieve mutual success and growth with our customers.
GS Retail has committed to fulfilling our social responsibility. Under our 4F Values of Fair, Friendly, Fresh and Fun, we will continue to support open and fair opportunities for our partners and clients, volunteer to help out those in need in our society, and boost local economy by jointly developing and selling local products in order to ensure sustainable socio-economic growth.
As GS Retail places the highest priority in customer satisfaction, we promise to make contribution to improving people’s quality of life and build trust with our customers with unified efforts of all our employees.

History

2019
  • GS25, Achieved the largest number of convenience stores in Korea
  • GS25 Achieved 10 million accumulative downloads of 'My Own Refrigerator App'
  • Launched a new brand design of GS25 & new brand name of GS supermarket (GS THE FRESH)
2018
  • GS25, Won the Win-win Index ‘Exellence’ (CVS industry's only for 2years in a row)
  • GS25, Opened the first store in Vietnam
2017
  • GS25, Announced the Win-win Plan for franchisees (CVS industry's first)
  • GS25, Won the Win-win Index ‘Exellence’ (CVS industry's only)
2015
  • GS25 signed strategic MOU for boost of O2O service with Naver
  • GS Retail signed MOU with Ministry of National Defense Outplacement Training Institute
  • GS Retail acquired shares for the Parnas Hotel
  • GS Retail signed MOU for coexistence payment system with Woori Bank
2014
  • GS Retail signed CS WIN-WIN partnership with the Korea Meteorological Industry Promotion Agency
  • GS Retail organized Food Safety Seminar and Pledge Ceremony with partners
  • GS25 entered a collaborative partnership for “House of Protection for Women” with the City of Seoul
  • GS Retail organized a seminar to promote mutual growth with partners
2013
  • GS Retail entered an MOU for the supply/distribution of local products with the City of Andong
  • GS Retail signed CS WIN-WIN partnership with Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency
  • GS Retail raised KRW 200B to fund mutual growth with Woori Bank
  • GS Retail established Logistics Center Gongju
2012
  • GS Retail established Logistics Center Jinju