Watsons is giving up its shop at Star House, TST, after leasing it for 20 years. Photo: Shutterstock Watsons is giving up its shop at Star House, TST, after leasing it for 20 years. Photo: Shutterstock
Watsons is giving up its shop at Star House, TST, after leasing it for 20 years. Photo: Shutterstock

Watsons closes shop in Tsim Sha Tsui after 20 years in latest sign of Hong Kong retail sector’s struggle to survive coronavirus pandemic

  • The personal health care chain is shutting its store in one of Hong Kong’s major shopping destinations citing the sharp drop in international visitors
  • Retailers that rely heavily on mainland Chinese and other tourists for sales found themselves struggling after the city essentially closed its borders early last year

Topic |   Retail properties
Watsons is giving up its shop at Star House, TST, after leasing it for 20 years. Photo: Shutterstock Watsons is giving up its shop at Star House, TST, after leasing it for 20 years. Photo: Shutterstock
Watsons is giving up its shop at Star House, TST, after leasing it for 20 years. Photo: Shutterstock
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