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Samsung's incredible success story: from grocery store to tech titans

Lovemoney Logo By lovemoney staff of Lovemoney | Slide 1 of 32: Synonymous with being the height of hi-tech and sleek design, it’s hard to believe Samsung was once a one-man grocery store trading local produce in South Korea. During its journey to becoming the world’s second largest tech company, boasting a profit of $41 billion (£32.5bn) in 2018, it has faced trials, accusations and setbacks. This is the incredible story of Samsung, from its humble import-export beginnings to global tech domination.

From dried fish to global tech domination

Synonymous with being the height of hi-tech and sleek design, it’s hard to believe Samsung was once a one-man grocery store trading local produce in South Korea. During its journey to becoming the world’s second largest tech company, boasting a profit of $41 billion (£32.5bn) in 2018, it has faced trials, accusations and setbacks. This is the incredible story of Samsung, from its humble import-export beginnings to global tech domination.

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