Our CEO, Suji, recently had an interview with Delivery Rank. She unfolded her journey to make Korean culture more accessible to the world. In the interview, she covered topics including What inspired Seoulbox, and how has it evolved so far?, What's inside each Seoulbox? and What are your plans for the future?.
What Inspired Seoulbox, And How Has It Evolved So Far?
I was brought up in Korea. At the age of 18, I dropped out of college because I wanted to learn more about other cultures. I went to study in London and found that a lot of my classmates who had British backgrounds were really into Korean culture and K-pop. That said, there weren’t many ways to experience Korean culture at that time.
I met my co-founder and we decided to bridge this gap. We started with a miniature box of authentic Korean snacks that we listed on eBay and it sold really well, so we set up the subscription model to allow for more meaningful relationships with people who love Korea.
Now, we’re a global distributor of Korean culture ...