Watsons is a health care and beauty care chain store in Asia. It is the flagship health and beauty brand of the A.S. Watson Group, which is majority owned by CK Hutchison Holdings

The first Watsons store will open in Dubai Mall on October 1. The company, which has plans to open 100 stores in the Gulf by end 2025, will also launch an online portal, a mobile app, and a loyalty programme for UAE customers.The companies have plans to open two more outlets in UAE – one in Dubai Festival City Center and in Mall of the Emirates in the fourth quarter. Saudi Arabia will see its first Watsons store in 2021. This is the first franchise agreement of A.S. Watson Group in its almost 180 years of history.