6 October 2021
The Weekly
South Korea
Lotte's ‘Pet-fams’

Department stores and shopping malls are targeting so-called ‘pet-fams’ or family consumers with pets. Cocco Square, a lifestyle shop for pets, opened at Lotte Premium Outlet Time Villas in Uiwang, Gyeonggi Province on Sept. 10, taking up four floors. Cocco Square consists of pet restaurants, hotels, kindergartens, a spa, an outdoor park, and education facilities, set up over 1,270m2. The Dongtan outlet of Lotte Department Store in Hwaseong, south of Seoul which opened in August, also introduced pet restaurants, salons and outdoor playgrounds.