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Wednesday February 7th, 2024

AS Watson Group today announced the appointment of Ms Freda Ng as the Managing Director of PARKnSHOP (Hong Kong & Macau), succeeding Mr Norman Yum who has made the decision to retire and will be appointed as Business Advisor.

Ms Ng joined AS Watson Group (ASW) in 2010 in a business planning role, and joined PARKnSHOP as Chief Operating Officer in 2023. Prior to her appointment in PARKnSHOP, she was the Chief Digital Officer of Watsons International and the Chief Customer & Digital Officer of Watsons Hong Kong.

Friday November 24th, 2023

AS Watson Group and the Hang Seng University of Hong Kong (HSUHK) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to support the academic and career development of HSUHK students by providing scholarships, internships, an early careers programme, and for the first time, AS Watson Group will offer a “store manager for a day” experience to local university students. The collaboration will also offer opportunities for joint applied research projects.

This is the first time AS Watson Group is signing a comprehensive MoU to partner with a local university. The collaboration will realise the potential of the new generation, help students apply theory and knowledge in practical work environments, and cultivate more management talent for the retail industry.

Sunday October 29th, 2023

AS Watson Group organised the Project LOL Elderly Visit today, with the great support of 1,200 volunteers from the business units within the Group, alongside 56 business partners, aiming to visit and provide companionship to more than 2,000 elderly in the city. It's our honour to invite Charmaine Lee, JP, Director of Social Welfare, to join us and give opening remarks at the kick-off ceremony.

During the ceremony, Dominic Lai, Group Managing Director of AS Watson, expressed his gratitude to all the volunteers, “It is with great pride that we resume this meaningful large-scale elderly visit event after a three-year hiatus, and we are delighted to collaborate with our suppliers and colleagues again in serving the elderly within our community, bringing love and warmth to them.”

Thursday October 19th, 2023
AS Watson, the world’s largest international health and beauty retailer, proudly announces the achievement of sponsoring 6,500 corrective surgeries for children with cleft conditions through its partnership with Operation Smile. This significant accomplishment highlights AS Watson’s commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of children in need.
Monday October 9th, 2023
AS Watson is pleased to announce the appointment of Rebecca Chiu Wing Yin as the company's Community Relations Manager. Rebecca, previously served as the coach for the Hong Kong squash team, brings a wealth of experience and a strong background in sports to her new role.
Saturday October 7th, 2023
AS Watson Group, the world’s largest international health and beauty retailer, announces its brand refresh featuring a modernised visual identity, re-emphasising its heritage, trust and injecting more energy into the brand.
Wednesday August 16th, 2023
AS Watson Group, the world's largest international health and beauty retailer, has been recognised with an impressive 13 Stevie® awards at the 20th International Business Awards®.
Thursday August 3rd, 2023

CK Hutchison’s unaudited results for the six months ended 30 June 2023 (in PDF)

Thursday July 27th, 2023
Watsons, the flagship health and beauty brand of AS Watson Group, is committed to accelerating its sustainability efforts to create a positive impact on the environment. As the World Conservation Day is approaching, Watsons announced partnership with Kenvue, L’Oréal and P&G to work towards a more sustainable future.
Tuesday June 27th, 2023
AS Watson Group, the world’s largest international health and beauty retailer, and South Korea’s biggest beauty company Amorepacific Group signed agreement in Seoul, Korea to further strengthen the collaboration between the two companies to entice customers around Asia with K-beauty.