The fundraising day for Marie Curie Cancer Care are held in UK Superdrug and Savers. Staff in the Milton Keynes stores comes over all spooky with a Halloween-themed. Dressing up for the occasion, the team raises over £260 for the charity through customer donations.
Volunteers from A.S. Watson Group United Kingdom office take up their tools for some gardening and cleaning for the local Battersea Park Children's Zoo, providing a greener place for the children to learn and play.
Aspire Europe, a development programme run by A.S. Watson Group Human Resources (Europe) for colleagues from multiple business units and countries, helps delegates to improve their leadership skills. The 12-month programme emphasises coaching and self-learning, with workshops, Skype calls and face-to-face coaching sessions.
In September, 600 staff attended the annual Savers Store and Assistant Managers Christmas Conference. The theme of the conference was “Record Breakers”, celebrating the high number of records broken and inspiring everyone to keep up the good work.
Peter Macnab is appointed as Managing Director of A.S. Watson Health & Beauty UK
Store fittings are upgraded to be more energy-efficient in Superdrug and Savers, including the use of LED lighting.
Our warehouse in Dunstable (UK) has heating and lighting control systems in place to ensure the optimal level of electricity consumption.
Smart meters are deployed in stores to track electricity consumption and thereafter readjusting electricity usage pattern to successfully reduce overall energy consumption.
Savers takes the crown and is voted as the UK’s Best Personal Care Retailer in the Verdict Customer Satisfaction Awards 2014 held today at the London Stock Exchange. This annual award is to recognize those retailers knows its consumers well and meets their needs consistently. The poll conducted by Verdict Research in March 2014 invited over 6,000 shoppers across the nation to rate retailers on a number of key criteria: range, price, convenience, service, facilities, ambience, quality and layout. Savers’ exceptional performance scored highly in the poll and came top in personal care sector.
Superdrug greets colleagues who are going on maternity, paternity or adoption leave with tailor-made hampers full of Own Brand products handpicked for the newborn.