February 23, 2020

N.Korean snacks: The good, the bland and the prettily packaged
We asked defectors, S.Koreans what they think of North-produced snacks; the answers may surprise you
"Thank you, General, for all these great snacks!” joked one defector when she saw the packages filled with recently purchased Pyongyang-made snacks and candies.Light was shed on the snack business in North Korea – not considered a national priority until recently – when Kim Jong Un visited Pyongyang’s KumCup Food Factory in January 2015, where he ordered an improvement in both the