Sa Sa

Sa Sa International Holdings is one of Asia’s leading cosmetics retailers. Founded in 1978, it listed in Hong Kong 1997, and its operations span Hong Kong, Macau, Mainland China, Singapore, Malaysia and Taiwan.

Cosmetics market yet to reach peak, says Sa Sa

Sa Sa sees a potential market in the elderly as senior citizens are beginning to increasingly use cosmetics. Photo: Nora Tam

Sa Sa International, the largest cosmetic retailer in the Asia-Pacific, says the Hong Kong market has yet to peak with a shift in the ages of customers in the city.

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013, 5:05am

McDonald's loses prime slot in Causeway Bay to Sa Sa make-up chain

McDonald's in Russell Street in Causeway Bay is cashing in its chips after another retailer agreed to pay triple the rent. Photo: May Tse

Despite McDonald's being the world's largest chain of hamburger restaurants, it still could not afford the rents in Causeway Bay's Russell Street, and has been forced to move out. Donald Cheung Ping-keung, executive director of the landlord, Emperor International, said the 6,000 square feet shop had been leased to Sa Sa International Holdings for HK$1.58 million a month. Sa Sa will move out in October.

27 Jun 2013 - 12:05pm 2 comments

Profit dictates store size at Sa Sa

Sa Sa's Simon Kwok says the retailer plans to open a 20,000 sqft concept store in Causeway Bay next month. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Cosmetics retailing group Sa Sa International said it would halve the size of its new stores on the mainland where it is suffering losses but planned to open bigger outlets in Hong Kong where it makes most of its profit.

21 Jun 2013 - 4:18am

Business Digest, February 20, 2013

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20 Feb 2013 - 5:30am

Profits at Sa Sa looking pretty

Profits at Sa Sa looking pretty

Sales at Hong Kong's biggest cosmetics chain, Sa Sa International, bucked the lukewarm trend in the city's retail sector.

16 Nov 2012 - 2:47am

Market Open:Hong Kong stocks seen flat; retail stocks in focus

Hong Kong stocks may open flat on Thursday, pressed by energy and retail players, as crude prices may extend declines on high US crude output and spiralling worries that fewer Chinese shoppers are visiting the city

4 Oct 2012 - 9:10am

Leave Ladies' Purse Day as it is - a signature event

The success of Sa Sa Ladies' Purse Day was inescapable once again on Sunday. The meeting, which had been just another day's racing until the cosmetics company Sa Sa got involved with the Jockey Club to make it more of an event, now ranks third behind Lunar New Year and International Day in terms of crowd and atmosphere.

19 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Careless Beadman to miss key race

2 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Hats off to the ladies

It's that time of the year again - Sa Sa Ladies' Purse Day - the most fashionable date on the calendar when everyone shows off their finery during a great day of racing at Sha Tin

12 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Sa Sa wins go-ahead for listing

The listing of Sa Sa Cosmetic Co was approved by the exchange listing committee yesterday, as the company's main shareholders promised to take responsibility for any losses stemming from possible civil charges arising from its use of parallel imports, exchange sources said.

16 May 1997 - 12:00am

Sa Sa opens in Central

Sa Sa Cosmetics Co has opened its 11th retail outlet, in Central. The company plans to open more retail outlets this year to broaden its distribution network.

8 Apr 1997 - 12:00am