People

As a responsible and ethical company, AS Watson is dedicated to caring for people and our communities.

Nurturing the Next Generation

As young people are the future of our society, AS Watson is committed to nurturing the younger generation and supporting their career development. We have partnered with local universities, offering scholarship, internship and job opportunities for future retail talents. We’ve pledged to provide 200,000 job opportunities and 5 million hours of training for young people globally by 2030, offering opportunities, skills and experiences to equip them for the fast-changing business landscape in retail.

Caring for the Communities

Over the years, AS Watson has always been passionate about serving our community to fulfil social purposes relevant to local community needs. We strive to engage our global community of loyal customers and colleagues in creating a healthier and more sustainable world.

AS Watson has launched the Project LOL philanthropy programme which aims to bring “Lots Of Love, Lots Of Laugh” to those in need. Learn more about our Project LOL philanthropy programme.

As one of the most long-standing companies in Hong Kong, we undertake various local sustainability programmes to make Hong Kong a better home for everyone. Learn more about Sustainability initiatives in Hong Kong.

Additionally, AS Watson has partnered with Operation Smile to launch its “Give a Smile” global sustainability programme, which aims to put a smile on the faces of children who were born with a cleft lip and palate. The Group targets to restore 10,000 perfect smiles by 2030. Check out our global efforts in Give a Smile.

Caring for our People

We care deeply for our people and pride ourselves on providing a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone can grow and thrive. We foster a culture of people development in order to optimise their performance, progress and growth in AS Watson throughout their careers. Ensuring the health and wellbeing of our people is also in the center of what we do.

Respecting Human Rights

AS Watson is committed to upholding human rights and monitoring the compliance of our suppliers and service providers. Since joining the amfori Business Social Compliance Initiative in 2008, we ensure ethical business standards are up to par with all of our suppliers. We are also a member of The Mekong Club since 2016, which aims to prevent modern slavery within business operations.


National Tooth Fairy Day

National Tooth Fairy Day

Monday March 18th, 2024

Celebrating International Women’s Day

Celebrating International Women’s Day

Friday March 8th, 2024


Light Up the World with Smiles

Light Up the World with Smiles

Friday February 16th, 2024

Empowering Women

Empowering Women

Monday February 5th, 2024

Accessible Health Care

Accessible Health Care

Monday February 5th, 2024

Kayaking to Protect the Planet

Kayaking to Protect the Planet

Thursday January 18th, 2024

Healthy Skin, Healthy Sea

Healthy Skin, Healthy Sea

Tuesday January 2nd, 2024

Spreading the Superdrug Spirit

Spreading the Superdrug Spirit

Friday December 29th, 2023

Embrace an Active Lifestyle

Embrace an Active Lifestyle

Friday December 22nd, 2023