Retailer Destination Maternity Corporation has opened of its first stores in South Korea as part of the ongoing international roll-out of its maternity wear lines.

The first two freestanding stores in the country are being operated by partner Agabang & Company in the cities of Koyang and DaeJeon. And two new shop-in-shops are in Nextmom stores in the city of Seoul, which are also owned and operated by Agabang.

Agabang & Company has exclusive rights to operate branded retail locations and market merchandise under the Motherhood Maternity, A Pea in the Pod, and Destination Maternity brands in South Korea under a multi-year franchise agreement.

The US retailer currently operates 2,349 stores in the US and Canada, as well as 61 international franchised locations.