About A.S. Watson
Established in Hong Kong in 1841, A.S. Watson Group is the world’s largest international health and beauty retailer with over 16,200 stores in 28 markets. Every year, over 5.9 billion customers and members shopped with our 12 retail brands in stores and online. Our Purpose is simple and clear – To put a Smile on our customers’ faces today and tomorrow! Every day, we strive to build a stronger international network and O+O (Offline plus Online/ O plus O) platforms for customer connectivity!
A.S. Watson has a long heritage in giving for 180 years, and we are committed to making a difference to the world through a wide range of corporate social responsibility efforts that are designed to benefit our staff, customers, shareholders and wider community, to bring more to the lives of everyone we touch.
With about 130,000 employees worldwide, including 12,900 in Hong Kong, A.S. Watson Group is also a member of the world renowned multinational conglomerate CK Hutchison Holdings Limited, which has four core businesses ‐ ports and related services, retail, infrastructure and telecommunications in 50 countries.
In The Netherlands, the following labels are part of A.S. Watson: Kruidvat, Trekpleister, ICI PARIS XL, Prijsmepper & Pour Vous