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Convenience stores wage ‘war of 1,000 won coffee’

It started with Starbucks selling coffees for more than 3,500 won ($2.90) a cup. But convenience stores are now vying to win over the burgeoning local roasted coffee market with its cheap but equally tasty beverages at thousands of outlets. The “war of 1,000 won coffee” is expected to intensify this year when the convenience stores with broad production and sales networks target coffee lovers in need of affordable coffee in their neighborhood. They are expected to compete with the [...]