Miles for Smiles


This past fall, A.S. Watson Group Europe Office participated in a challenge to help raise money for Operation Smile. The challenge involved walking, running and cycling the most distance over a four-week period. The team – even those living in more unforgiving weather – manage to cover over 10,000km and raised in excess of £4,000 for Operation Smile.

Smile Everyday


“A smile is happiness you’ll find right under your nose.” Launched as a pilot programme to kick off the celebration of its 180th anniversary in 2021, A.S. Watson Group appointed 13 members of the Global Millennial CSR Committee as Chief Smile Officers (CSOs) to support the Global Smile Campaign initiative. The anniversary’s theme is dubbed “Smile Inside Out” to promote mental wellbeing, and as such the CSOs will advocate on social media to raise the awareness around Get Active, Think Positive, and Love Yourself & Others.

MoneyBack Teams Up with almost 3,000 Stores to Encourage Local Consumption


with its “Get Rewards Around The Town” 18 District Cross-Merchant Consumer Spending Stimulation Reward Scheme

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A.S. Watson Group is delighted to launch the “Get Rewards Around The Town” 18 District Cross-Merchant Consumer Spending Stimulation Reward Scheme (“The Scheme”) on 16 September (Wednesday). MoneyBack members can simply use the MoneyBack App to enjoy a wide variety of in-store exclusive benefits from almost 3,000 outlets, ranging from major food and retail chains to small neighbourhood stores. The scheme aims to stimulate local consumption, which in turn will help to revitalise and give Hong Kong’s economy a much needed boost.

A.S. Watson Group Announces Franchise Agreement with Al-Futtaim


The world’s largest international health and beauty retailer brings
Asia’s No. 1 brand Watsons to the Middle East consumers

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Al-Futtaim, one of the most diversified and progressive, privately held regional businesses and A.S. Watson Group, the world’s largest international health and beauty retailer, jointly announced today that they have reached an exclusive franchise agreement to launch the flagship health and beauty brand Watsons in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

A.S. Watson Group’s Global Survey Reveals Post-COVID Trends – The Importance of Customer Connectivity in Retail’s New Normal


A.S. Watson Group, the world’s largest international health and beauty retailer, announced a Global COVID-19 Survey conducted by WISE in April. Over 22,000 consumers across over 20 markets in Asia and Europe shared their shopping intentions post-COVID. The pandemic has changed the way consumers shop and live, with the value of relationships becoming increasingly high. The survey revealed that all respondents want to get back to retail store and to have human connections again.

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