Lunar New Year Dumplings in America, Brought to You by This Korean Manufacturer

A family makes dumplings to celebrate the Chinese Lantern Festival Photograph by Guang Niu/Getty Images

Before the Lunar New Year tomorrow, shoppers in Chinatowns and Asian food markets across the U.S. have been stocking up on holiday staples, which for many celebrants include dumplings. While General Mills’ Wanchai Ferry is the biggest name in frozen dumplings in China, the brand isn’t sold in the U.S. That’s where CJ CheilJedang, a large South Korean food manufacturer that was once part of Samsung Group, sees an opportunity.

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