Singapore, 19 March 2004 — StarHub is pleased to announce today that its full range of Green Prepaid Mobile SIM Cards, Green Prepaid Top-Up Cards and Phone Cards are now available for the first time, at all 63 Watson’s Personal Care Stores, conveniently located islandwide. 


Watson’s has become one of StarHub’s Preferred Partners in distributing StarHub’s Green Prepaid Mobile SIM Cards, Green Prepaid Top-Up Cards, HomeConnect Cards and Phone Cards.


“To compete in today’s dynamic business environment, StarHub constantly sharpens our competitive edge by rolling out new and convenient products and services for our customers.  In response to their changing needs and busy lifestyles, StarHub is pleased to offer our entire range of Prepaid Cards at all Watson’s outlets, which are strategically located in major shopping malls”, said Mr KC Lai, Senior Vice President of Consumer Sales, StarHub.


"We chose to partner StarHub as they are one of the market leaders in Prepaid and Top-Up Cards in the info-communications industry," said Mr Tim Harvey, Managing Director of Watson’s Personal Care Stores Pte Ltd (Singapore).  "StarHub’s broad customer base, great marketing expertise, and sound reputation for providing reliable and useful info-communications solutions are exactly what we need to take Watson’s Personal Care Stores to a higher level in today’s competitive retail scene.” 


Watson’s Personal Care Stores are designed to create the brand's distinctive shopping experience: "Look Good. Feel Great. Have Fun". They offer a range of more than 25,000 different products, including cosmetics, personal care products, medicine and health supplements, fashion accessories, confectionery, gifts and toys from more than 20 countries sourced from countries throughout the world.


As part of our celebrations to welcome Watson’s Personal Care Stores as one of our Preferred Partners for StarHub Green Prepaid SIM Cards, Green Prepaid Top-Up Cards, HomeConnect Cards and Phone Cards, StarHub is offering a special promotion – customers who buy a $18 Green Prepaid Mobile SIM Card together with a $8 Green Prepaid Top-Up Card will get another $8 Top-Up Card absolutely FREE!  This exclusive promotion is valid till 30 April 2004, while stock last, at all Watson’s Personal Care Stores only.