Since its formation in 2014, YG PLUS has worked to develop and implement a diverse set of business models, sustaining steady growth. It provides services in music distribution, operating Korea’s top music platform and finding emerging companies for investment and distribution; merchandise (MD), creating a variety of value added products using artist IPs; and advertising, providing production and agency support for artists creating a wide range of on and offline advertisements.
We at YG PLUS seek to discover new and various ways to do business in the entertainment sector, confident that there is endless growth potential here. We will become a global leader and extend our reach overseas.
Establish an album distribution center
YG MD Weverse Shop enters the market
Record/digital copy distribution
for HYBE and Weverse Company
Choi Sung Jun appointed as CEO
YG SPORTS-Green Works merger and division
Signed investment and business collaboration contract
with HYBE and Weverse Company
Signed record/digital copy distribution
with global music platforms such as Tencent Music.
Signed record/digital copy distribution with THEBLACKLABEL
Founded ‘YG PLUS Music Contents Lab‘
Changed main business area to ‘Music Business’
Managing agency for NAVER’s music platform ‘VIBE’
YG Entertainment record/digital copy distribution
YG PLUS launches music operations
(managing agency for music platform ‘VIBE’ and distribution of record/digital copy)
YG SPORTS acquires ‘Green Works(XGOLF)’
YG Investment receives 50 billion KRW in investment from NAVER and establishes fund
YG NEXT (MD), YG SPORTS, KPLUS HOLDINGS, YG INVESTMENT newly
founded and added as subsidiaries
YG PLUS Founded (Acquired Phoenix Holdings Inc. and changed company name)