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Retail LOTTE Department Store

Aiming to reach beyond Korea and become a top-class global distributor


About US


Reaching beyond Korea to become a top global distributor LOTTE Department Store is Korea's No. 1 shopping center, and operates department stores, Young Plazas, and outlets in major cities nationwide.
Since the opening of the main branch in 1979, it has spearheaded the growth of the Korean distribution industry by providing a pleasant shopping environment, high-quality products and services, and an advanced distribution system.

In every area, from size to sales to services, LOTTE has become a distribution corporation that has represented Korea's burgeoning growth over the past three decades. With a customer-centeric mindset at the core of its management philosophy, LOTTE Department Store always strives to provide the greatest services and, thus, has equipped a host of cultural and convenience facilities at each branch to transform them into complex, trendsetting living spaces.

In addition, by operating a company-wide distribution college and graduate school, it nurtures distribution industry professionals, and continuously performs R&D to enhance customer service. While expanding its store network as well as consistently discovering new businesses and promoting their commercialization, LOTTE Department Store has also been actively entering overseas markets since 2007, operating department stores in Russia and China. Through aggressive global pioneering efforts in places like Vietnam, Indonesia, and elsewhere, it is growing into one of Asia's top distribution corporations.

  • CEOGabriele Chung
  • Date of foundation1979.11.15
  • Major BusinessDepartment store, discount store, packaging materials, food manufacturing, sales, etc.
  • Address30, Eulji-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul
  • Phone(+82)-2-772-2500

Major products and services


  • Young Plaza

    Equipped with a youth-spirited exterior and interior, Young Plaza comprises as many as 120 fashion brands and fusion restaurants, and has grown to become a new fashion hub for the younger generation.

  • Luxury Store Avenuel

    Luxury Store Avenuel, which opened in March 2005, has established itself as a shopping mall that houses more than 60 world-famous luxury brand stores.