Tie-up brings the largest health and beauty assortment from over 2,200 Watsons stores to customers’ doorsteps via Grab in six Southeast Asian markets
A.S. Watson Group, the world’s largest international health and beauty retailer, and Grab, Southeast Asia’s leading super app, today announced the largest O+O (Offline plus Online/ O plus O) health and beauty partnership in Southeast Asia, spanning across six Southeast Asian markets involving over 2,200 Watsons stores.
Rozanah, the 100-millionth member who signed up on 16th October at the Pavilion Watsons store in Malaysia, comments: “The thing I like the most about Watsons is the Do Good Feel Great motto which shows a very strong social purpose, something that really clicks with me.”
Watsons, the flagship health and beauty brand of A.S. Watson Group, has reached the phenomenal milestone of 100 million loyalty members in Asia. Having grown rapidly since its launch, the Watsons membership programme is now available and well-established in 14# markets worldwide, connecting beauty and wellness lovers and helping them to Look Good Feel Great.
With COVID-19 impacting so many people on a financially, mentally and personally, Watsons Malaysia employees find the silver lining in tough times as they stand in solidarity to embrace new challenges together. In conjunction with mental wellness month and the launch of Smile Inside Out campaign, the team brought positive vibes to the office by integrating a “Get Active, Stay Healthy” messaging in internal comms, with specialist sharing a supportive message on managing stress and a five-minute relaxing stretching break at their desks.
Watsons Malaysia shows their appreciation and support to the frontline health workers in Hospital Sungai Buloh, by sending the essential supplies such as antibacterial wipes & Vitamin C to help combat COVID-19.
To educate students the proper way to use hand sanitiser and the tips to prevent Covid-19, Watsons Malaysia donates 1,000 hand sanitisers to SJK Han Ming Primary School students, while sending pharmacists to school to conduct a coronavirus prevention talk for the students.
Volunteers from Watsons Malaysia took more than 30 children from the House of Joy orphanage on a visit to their local fire department. They were treated to a simulated firefighting scenario and given lessons in fire safety and prevention.
The Watsons Get Active Festival was back this year, bigger and better than ever. Watsons Malaysia invited more than 8,000 customers to enjoy the newly introduced Strong by Zumba, a high-intensity workout using the tempo of the music to push participants through burpees, push-ups and other strengthening moves. Meanwhile, in Taiwan, 2,000 members participated the Get Active Zumba party with the theme of world travel to show their passion for a healthy life.
Watsons Malaysia volunteers marked World Food Day by preparing healthy meals with youngsters at the children’s home House of Joy. The fun event was a chance to raise awareness of malnutrition, hunger and poverty while promoting healthy diets and lifestyle.
Watsons One Pass© is launched to allow loyalty members to enjoy member benefits when they shop overseas in Watsons