Two Leading Retail Pioneers, A.S. Watson Group & Yonghui, and the World-Leading Internet Service Company, Tencent, Announce a Joint Venture to Create the Largest Grocery Retailer in Guangdong



A.S. Watson Group (ASW), the retail arm of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited(0001.HK), Yonghui Superstores Co Ltd. (601933.SS) and Tencent Holdings Ltd. (0700.HK) today jointly announced the agreement to form a joint venture to redefine grocery retail in Guangdong, China.

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Hiking Xiang Hu Mountain


Hiking Xiang Hu Mountain

With raising staff’s awareness on wellness in mind, 35 members of Watsons China hiked Xiang Hu Mountain in the company “Go&Shine” t-shirts. Participants showed great team spirit during the hardest part of the journey, and all had a wonderful day.

Mini Store Clerks


Mini Store Clerks

Employees of Watsons China brought their children to the stores and office for a one-of-a-kind experience. Through roleplaying and other games, kids got to learn more about their parents’ job and understand the Watsons company culture.

Tree Planting


Tree Planting

A.S. Watson Industries participated in a company environmental awareness programme to do their part in the worldwide effort in offsetting human’s carbon footprint. In the event, a total of 50 trees were planted by 23 volunteers from the company.

Visiting the elderly and planting trees in Qijing village


Visiting the elderly and planting trees in Qijing village

A.S. Watson Industries partnered with Fireflies Social Work Service Center to arrange a visit to elderly people in Qijing Village in Zengcheng District, Guangzhou. We shared our love with the senior citizens by serving them delicious soup and hand-made dumplings. In the afternoon, we helped to plant 100 trees in their orchards. The harvest from the trees will generate income for the elderly villagers every year.

Celebrating Trip for Excellence


Uploaded To Celebrating Trip for Excellence

Excellent employees of Watsons China and their families went on a trip to the East Lake to enjoy the spring scenery of Meiyuan in Shenzhen. They also visited a Watsons star store, where the store manager offered some valuable suggestions about their work. This gave them a better understanding how each person’s work contributes to the success of the company.