Wellness experts often advocate for the importance of getting 5 A Day — five portions of fruits and vegetables to stay happy and healthy. To encourage employees to stay ahead of their wellness goals, Watsons Russia offered Green Plates in the office, with fresh fruits and vitamin supplements.
Watsons Russia underwent a company-wide rebrand where old uniforms were retired and donated to the first charity store in Russia — aptly named “Thank you”. All proceeds went to socially vulnerable groups in the country.
Watsons opens its first flagship store in Vosstaniya Street in St. Petersburg, Russia, offering one-stop shopping experience to customers.
Watsons, the leading health & beauty brand in Asia and Eastern Europe, opens its first flagship store in Vosstaniya Street in St. Petersburg, Russia. Watsons is the flagship health & beauty brand of A.S. Watson Group, the world’s largest international health & beauty retailer established in Hong Kong in 1841.
Staff from Spektr visited educational institutions in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, on 30 June, with the aim of attracting prospective new employees for Spektr. They also educated and inspired the students about how to maintain a healthy lifestyle and a positive attitude.
Spektr and Colgate jointly organised a photo contest on the theme of “Save Water” in April. Customers had to take a photo featuring a toothbrush against a background of a closed tap to win a prize.
The anniversary celebration of Spektr in 2016 coincided with A.S. Watson Group’s 175th Anniversary. In line with the double festivities, plenty of events and activities were organised for employees, including celebratory photo shoots and a fun contest on social media.
Spektr partnered with its supplier Henkel to launch a Save Water Photo Contest. To participate, customers had to post a photo of their toothbrush against the background of a closed water tap on the social media. Winners of the contest received special prizes as a gratitude for promoting water conservation.
As part of water saving campaign, Spektr partnered with Henkel to broadcast an educational video “Save Water, Save the Planet” in stores to promote water saving.
Spektr carried out a “Be Visible” campaign to promote night-time road safety for children. Reflective pendants and stickers for children to use at night were sold in Spektr stores, and all proceeds went to the charitable foundation Advita, which helps children with oncological disease. The campaign also included training films on TV, and the distribution of posters and educational material about road safety for children. On the last day of the campaign was a festival for children, featuring the announcement of the results of a competition, and prize-giving.