Superdrug Stores plc is a health and beauty retailer in the United Kingdom, and the second largest behind Boots UK. The company has been a subsidiary of A.S. Watson Group since October 2002, itself part of the Hong Kong conglomerate CK Hutchison Holdings.
It trades from nearly nine hundred shops across the United Kingdom and Ireland and also serves Denmark, Finland and Sweden online. Superdrug employs over 14,000 people, ranging from minimum wage jobs to some of the highest paid within the industry. As of 2016, Superdrug was the United Kingdom's fastest growing health and beauty retailer, more than doubling its profit in 2015.Besides health and beauty products, the company also has pharmacies with consultation rooms in over 220 shops, and a further 19 contain nurse clinics, making it the fourth largest chemist chain in the United Kingdom. It maintains links with sister companies also owned by A.S. Watson Group: Savers and The Perfume Shop.
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