LOTTE has its footprints in 25 countries with more than 120 corporations in the world. Through its global networks in China, Indonesia, Vietnam and Russia and etc., LOTTE achieves excellent customer satisfaction results in every area of its business on a continual basis. For its long-term vision, LOTTE is now dedicated to becoming one of Asia’s leading global corporations while continuously emphasizing CSR as its top priority and actively implementing eco-friendly management as well.
LOTTE is on its way to becoming one of Asia’s top global corporations. LOTTE was inspired by Charlotte, a heroine in “The Sorrows of Young Werther” by Johan Wolfgang von Goethe, a well-known German author.
With a strong belief in contributing to the nation and society through commerce, LOTTE officially entered the food business when it founded LOTTE Confectionery & Ice cream Korea in 1967 followed by a tremendous success of LOTTE Confectionery in Japan which was established in 1948. Nearly a decade later, after establishing some of the nation’s top hotels and department stores, it grew into the Korea’s 5th largest business group, embracing a variety of industries including food & beverage, QSR, retail channels from brick-and-mortar to e-commerce, tourism & hospitality, chemical, construction, manufacturing, finance, and service.