Management Announcement for A.S. Watson Benelux

A.S. Watson Group (ASW) today announces management change in its health and beauty retail business in the Benelux, with the appointment of Ed van de Weerd as CEO of A.S. Watson Benelux with effect from 1st July 2019, succeeding Gerard van Breen who has taken the decision to retire after 14 years of service.

Like a Girl

Procter & Gamble’s long-time project “Like A Girl” is aimed at supporting teenage girls going through puberty. Watsons Ukraine and P&G joined forces by donating 1 Ukrainian Hryvnia for every Always Ultra pack sold. The programme was so popular Watsons decided to extend it to six boarding schools where the girls need even more support due to poor family and life conditions. Watsons Ukraine made a pledge on Facebook to donate as much hygiene products as likes they receive and as a result, over 3000 were donated to the schools.

Women’s Panel

Superdrug head office opened its doors to the media and influencers to celebrate International Women’s Day. The event was a huge success, over 100 influencers attended the panel discussion which was live streamed on Superdrug mobile. They discussed the importance of International Women’s Day and shared their own thoughts and inspirations.

A.S. Watson and L’Oréal’s ModiFace drive retail innovation with the launch of virtual makeup try-on service #ColourMe

VR Marketing 1 1 1 A.S. Watson and L’Oréal’s ModiFace drive retail innovation with the launch of virtual makeup try on service #ColourMe

L’Oréal’s AI and AR company ModiFace and A.S. Watson Group (“ASW”) announce the launch of the virtual makeup try-on #ColourMe, making ModiFace’s industry-leading AR technology available to consumers across Asia on mobile.

Salute to Women

During the International Women’s Day, in order to congratulate and show appreciation to all the female staff, Watsons Russia arranged free food and drinks and offered corporate gifts to all the women in the office.

Women’s Day Surprise

What better way to celebrate International Women’s day than to show appreciation towards female colleagues in the office? This year A. S. Watson Zurich Office surprised women in the office with little blooming plants and some nice striking and empowering visual messages. Respect to the ladies!

Give a Smile

ICI PARIS XL presented their Give a Smile campaign in Amsterdam in a press event. To support and give hope to children with cleft lip and palate worldwide, €1 was donated to Operation Smile for every BE Creative Make-Up Lipstick sold in a 2-month campaign.

National Apprenticeship Week

During the National Apprenticeship Week, Savers organised a myriad of events across the country to showcase the apprenticeship opportunities in their stores. Apprenticeship shows were hosted in various locations including Milton Keynes, Strood, and Birmingham, and were advertised across multiple channels and platforms to both internal and external audiences.

International Men’s Day

Male employees of all levels at Watsons Russia enjoyed a day of corporate gifts and free food and drinks during International Men’s Day in February. Their hard work and dedication does not go unnoticed and is much appreciated by the company and colleagues.