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A.S. Watson presentations
A.S. Watson’s sustainability strategy
Find out how A.S. Watson and its brands are striving to build for a more sustainable future through its four CSR pillars.
Hong Kong country presentation
A guide to Hong Kong's grocery market and how we expect the market, its leading retailers and channels to evolve over the next five years.
A.S. Watson profile
Explore the latest quarterly update on one of the world's largest health and beauty retailers.
Health and beauty retail trends in 2022
In this report, we highlight five key health and beauty trends we expect to see in the new normal and propose five key actions for retailers and suppliers to consider as they plan to win in 2022 and beyond.
Online + Offline strategies of health & beauty retailers in Asia
We review the importance of Online + Offline (O+O) as a key component of the strategy of Asia’s leading drugstores, along with examples of their key initiatives.
Five retailers driving sustainability in Asia
Learn about the strategies of leading retailers in Asia, how they implement them and what suppliers can do to support.
Watsons launches Foundation Finder AI tool to help customers find the perfect match
Watsons has launched the Foundation Finder in its mobile app to help customers identify their perfect foundation colour and shade. Developed by A.S. Watson’s own in-house digital agency eLab, the Foundation Finder offers a seamless online retail shopping experience.
Superdrug offering in-store experience to online shoppers
Superdrug has launched a new online feature, called Store Insider, which connects online shoppers with staff from its physical stores.
Strategic outlook for A.S. Watson
An in-depth review of the retailer's current and future performance, including an update on its strategic priorities and what this means for suppliers.
The future of drugstore, health & beauty
In this report, we review our five areas of change for the post-COVID world for drugstores, health and beauty stores, which we identified after the pandemic’s first wave. In line with recent developments globally, we re-examine the trends and highlight opportunities for retailers and suppliers in 2021 and beyond.
Chinese New Year 2021
Chinese New Year is the biggest annual trading event for many markets and retailers across Asia, we round up the activity from 2021 and highlight best in class execution from across the region…and beyond.
Asia retail outlook 2021
We highlight five trends set to shape the food and consumer goods retail market across Asia in 2021.
Impact of COVID-19 on H&B in Asia
Strategies used by retailers and brands to drive H&B sales in Asia despite the COVID-19 pandemic are discussed in this report, supported by case studies covering key aspects such as products, marketing, technology, offline stores and online channel.
Five areas of change post-COVID-19 for drugstores, health & beauty
This report explores what the post-COVID-19 world will look like for, health & beauty retailers and suppliers, and the opportunities and challenges to expect. 15 global case studies highlighting five key areas of change in the ‘new normal.
A.S. Watson in Europe
An overview of A.S. Watson's European drugstores, growth drivers and supplier opportunities.
Five ways retailers are developing private label globally in 2020 - Rapid response to consumer needs
We continue the private label series, looking at the five ways retailers are developing private label globally in 2020 and the impact this has on manufacturers and suppliers. This presentation looks in more depth at rapid response to consumer needs and how this has been accelerated by COVID-19.
How retailers & brands are delivering hands-off health & beauty engagement
Global health and beauty case studies bring to life the different ways retailers and brands are connecting with shoppers and consumers during COVID-19. From viral Tiktok campaigns to amuse and educate, to virtual reality product try-on, we consider how accelerations in social media and technology might shape the post-COVID landscape.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): retailer responses in Singapore
We review how retailers in Singapore have been responding to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, both influencing shopper behaviour and also keep up with changing government regulations.
New Watsons Play Glam concept store
A.S. Watson has opened a Watsons Play Glam concept store at Tuen Mun Town Plaza, Hong Kong.
Coronavirus (COVID-19): what can we learn from retailers in Asia?
We summarise learnings that can be taken from how retailers, suppliers and shoppers in Asia have responded to some of the challenges raised by Coronavirus (COVID 19).