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A.S. Watson presentations
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.
Hong Kong Country Presentation
This guide to Hong Kong explores the key trends in grocery retail, the outlook for the country’s differing channels to 2022 and the growth strategies of its leading retailers.
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.
Strategic outlook for A.S. Watson
We review A.S. Watson’s current performance, plus progress against key strategic objectives.
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).
Hong Kong by Numbers 2019 – 2024
Five year growth forecasts for the grocery market, the leading retailers and modern trade grocery channels in Hong Kong.
Health & beauty gifting Christmas 2019
Compare retail execution from Boots, Superdrug, Debenhams and key UK grocery operators for health & beauty gifting this Christmas.
Four must-see flagship drugstores in Hong Kong
We highlight four must-see drugstores in Hong Kong, from Watsons, Sasa, Lush and Sephora, with market and category context, the outlook and landscape considered.
Five must see health and beauty stores in Vietnam
We highlight the best health and beauty stores in Vietnam, one of the fastest growing markets in Southeast Asia for retail.
Asia outlook H2 2019
We review the five big trends that we identified at the start of 2019, plus provide insight on the latest performance of Asia's leading grocery retailers.
Watsons and Prenetics pioneer personalised digital healthcare
A.S. Watson Group announced that it has entered into an exclusive partnership agreement with Prenetics, a leading genetics and digital health company in Asia and Europe.
Five best in class fresh departments in Asia
Our team of experts have pulled together a selection of the best fresh categories that we have seen across Asia over the past 12 months.