This is the third post in our series: Discover Korea’s Tech, where we will talk to a mix of Korean startup entrepreneurs who stood their own ground with their technology, in Korea’s economy notoriously dominated by gigantic companies. Stay tuned over the coming month as we talk to Korean entrepreneurs. You can follow our updates @technodechina for new stories in the series. 

After all the fuss about wearables, smart watches and IoT wearables saw a slump this year. Here we reached a conclusion, that maybe we don’t really die for wearables. Well, what about a smart belt? WELT, or a Wellness Belt that tracks your eating habits is getting attention from fashion brands to make their fashion belts smarter.

China has the biggest population of obese people. Aiming to target obese people, the company will release its product to Chinese retailers.

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Eva Yoo is Shanghai-based tech writer. Reach her at evayoo@technode.com