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Allergy-Friendly App Updates

New Features Announcement: Save time and find more product details. Adding more prepackaged label information all in one place. We listened to your initial feedback and made some updates. Here are the latest updates regarding the Korean Convenience mobile app.  New features include: brand name search, meat and drink filter, USD/Korean Won toggle, ice cream […]

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Food Allergy and Asthma Awareness

It’s Food Allergy and Asthma Awareness Month!  Each time we speak up for ourselves, friends, family, or our kids, we raise awareness. If you would like to donate to the Korean Convenience fundraiser that helps F.A.R.E while gaining exposure for yourself or your brand, you can learn more here! What is F.A.R.E? FARE is one […]

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Food Equality Initiative Highlight

Press Coverage: Sponsor Highlight We are so thrilled to be featured in the Food Equality Initiative Sponsor Highlight and Magazine in their March/April Issue! About Food Equality Initiative F.E.I. mission is to end hunger in the food allergy and celiac disease community since 2014. Recently, they expanded their services to include all diet-treated illnesses and […]

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How I Started A Business In South Korea

This guest post is written by Richard, a small business owner who moved to South Korea to teach English to adults.  Eventually, he shifted to opening a successful translation company.  Having traveled to over sixty countries, his love for travel and living the digital nomadic lifestyle was nonstop until the pandemic.   Discover how he adjusted […]

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Save Time And Find New Products

Korean Convenience Mobile App If you love Korean food then you know that it sometimes can be difficult to read ready-made products. Add an allergy or dietary restriction into the mix where reading every ingredient is an absolute must and it can feel almost overwhelming. To solve these challenges we’ve created the Korean Convenience mobile […]

2021: Year In Review

Mobile App, Korean Studies & Travel I enjoy looking back to reflect. I want to recap recent blog posts, along with some milestones, and my personal achievements. One of my biggest personal accomplishments this year is developing my mobile application to assist people with food allergies and dietary restrictions shop easier. Get The App: App […]

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Get Snacks From South Korea

Favorite Korean Snacks With the huge popularity of Squid Games this year South Korea’s food and snacks have been on full display.  However, dalgona is not the only candy or snack that’s fun to eat and slightly sweet.  I’ve compiled a list of some of my favorite snacks. Looking for information about Korean snacks? Get […]

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Best Books For Non-Tech Founders

A Book List For Non-Tech Founders While it’s essential to know how your mobile app works (wireframe outline), you also need to know what to do after you’ve created your layout.  How do you market, sell advertisements, and obtain downloads from the app you just created.  Here are the books I recommend to get started. […]

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Where To Buy Korean Food

Korean Food & Snacks Options  Shopping online for Korean snacks and drinks has never been easier than it’s right now.  Bulgogi has been added to the Oxford dictionary as well as several Kpop terms.  However, nothing is beating the popularity of Korean movies, dramas, and variety shows. More people than ever are looking for Dalgona […]

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5 Tips For Working With Freelancers

Tips To Maximize Project Efficiency Outsourcing to freelancers can help save you time, and money. If you’re a one-women led business like mine, and launching a mobile application then you have endless tasks.  Applying for grants, and to business accelerators is a full-time job within itself.  If you’re working with limited resources, and no coding […]