With the rising popularity of K-Wave (including K-Food, K-Drama, K-POP, K-Beauty) in India, KTO and Korikart have collaborated to provide a special discount for the Korea lovers.
Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO), the organization of Republic of Korea under the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, which is commissioned to promote outbound tourism to Korea from India have collaborated with Korikart, a one-stop online store for Korean products
The main objective behind this association is to introduce Kingdom Friends, the new tourism faces of South Korea and engage consumers interested in Korea and its tourism by providing an incentive.
The one-month long association from 23rd July’2021 to 23rd August’2021 is now live on Korikart website. A special page with name Explore Korea with Kingdom Friends is being hosted on the website and the visitors on Korikart website can access this page from the offers section or a banner on home page or by clicking here.
Here’s how you can avail the special offer:
At the bottom of the page, a special Q&A quiz is being hosted, post watching the video and participating in the Q&A, the customers will receive an offer code. You can then avail a 10% discount on your next purchase from Korikart’s website.
To spread the words for South Korea as a perfect travel destination and promote the association, KTO and Korikart are together providing 10% discount to approx. 1000 customers on first come first serve basis.
Mr. Y.G. Choi, Director Korea Tourism Organization
Announcing the collaboration, Y.G. Choi, The Director of Korea Tourism Organization, New Delhi, stated, “I am pleased to collaborate with Korikart.com for this special discount event. With Hallyu Wave influence on the rise in India, the Korea lovers satiate their love for Korea through Korean products on Korikart.com. The Kingdom Friends special discount with QnA quiz is a fun way to engage the K-lovers in India and encourage them to stay connected with Korea.”
Seo Youngdoo, CEO and Founder, Korikart also shared, “We are thrilled about our collaboration with KTO and it is an honour for us to promote South Korea tourism through our platform. Korikart as a brand always tries to do everything possible to reach out to its Indian customers and helping them to navigate through the exhaustive variety of Korean products. With this association we are hoping to explore South Korea as a travel destination too for our patrons.”
About Korea Tourism Organisation (KTO):
Established in May 2008, Korea Tourism Organization’s New Delhi Office is the branch office of KTO. The main objective of KTO is to market South Korea’s multi-faceted appeal as a premier tourist destination to India and its neighbouring countries. The Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) encourages Indian Outbound travellers to visit
Korea and handles all travel-related information.
KTO’s main focus areas are Media and PR Promotions, Product Training, Product Development & Co-Marketing with outbound tour operators. They familiarize trips for travel industry and media personnel and also participate in key trade and tourism fairs for organizing consumer related activities, road shows, seminars and workshops. KTO are keen supporters for MICE, Industrial and Education tourism and also encourage film tourism to South Korea. They consistently work in relationship building with existing and potential partners including Korean Embassy, Korean Culture Centre, KOTRA, Airlines and Travel associations like OTOAI (Outbound Tour Operators Association of India), TAAI (Travel Agents Association of India) and TAFI (Travel Agents Federation of India), Media, Trade Media and Travel Fraternity and other media partners. For more details, you can visit their website or their social media
Korikart is a one-stop online store that provides multiple Korean products in India. It’s a multi-brand store that has been designed to meet the growing needs of the customers in India who are looking forward to acquiring Korean quality products. It is also the first e-commerce platform to introduce video e-commerce. The brand’s USP includes catering to its patrons with K-Beauty products along with providing them a visual demonstration of the products through various videos. Korikart’s dynamic team regularly uploads videos providing complete guidance of the usage of the products they sell.
In other related news, South Korea has already opened its borders for quarantine free inbound tourism, for fully vaccinated tourist from some countries. Regular travel between South Korea and India however remains restricted for now. With the COVID situation getting better globally and the rate of vaccination improving, hopefully tourism and travel between the two countries may begin soon for the countless Indians who are waiting to go back to South Korea for their education, work or for pleasure travelling.