Earth Day in Watsons Singapore was celebrated as part of a two-week campaign promoting sustainable consumption. A Bring Your Own Bottle event was held at a flagship store in collaboration with Dr. Bronner’s and Love Beauty And Planet, offering exclusive deals and free samples to customers who got on board and traded in used bottles.
During the festive season, Watsons Ukraine delivered a little magic to those most in need, bringing gifts to children in orphanages and to elderly people in care homes and hospitals.
Watsons Taiwan thanked all colleagues after a year of hard work with the 2020 Best Employees of the Head office and Distribution Center voting. Measured upon Watsons’ core capabilities, a total 34 nominations were received, 14 shortlisted and the final 6 winners awarded cash incentive and medals.
To reduce its environmental footprint and help make the world a better place to live, Watsons puts sustainability at the core of brands development and sourcing, from packaging to ingredient choices, offering more sustainable choices to customers and helping them “Look Good. Do Good. Feel Great” together.
Watsons Thailand launched “Watsons Green Ribbon” campaign to raise money every year during the International Women’s Day. Through Green Ribbons selling, Watsons aims to encourage and support all women to love and respect themselves, value gender equality in society and empower women with positivity. All proceeds from the ribbon sales will be donated to the Association for the Promotion of the Status of Woman(Emergency Homes), helping children and women with mental and physical issues in Thailand.
A simple small step makes a great impact to our planet. Watsons Malaysia has launched the first Naturals by Watsons Refill Station in Sunway Pyramid, encouraging customers to reuse and reduce use of plastic. The packaging bottles are also made of 100% post-consumer recycled materials, while the products are not tested on animals, making it 100% vegan-friendly.
Watsons Hong Kong has partnered with P&G to launch Plastic Reborn, a territory-wide plastic container recycling campaign. By collaborating with local recycling firm The Loops Hong Kong, Watsons supports local plastic waste reclamation and recycling, and takes the lead in driving circular economy from retail market. While Watsons Indonesia partnered with brands, issuing vouchers to customers who recycle their plastic packaging.
Watsons Singapore ushered in the Year of the Ox by organising a day filled with fun, games and performances. The celebratory mood reached a crescendo with a staff lucky draw, coupled with distribution of red packets and golden chocolate coins by the Fortune God Mascot. New Year Bento Lunch was also served to staff on that day.
During a new wave of COVID-19 infections earlier this year, Watsons Ukraine donated household goods and personal care products to four hospitals in the worst-affected part of the country.