International health and beauty retailer Watsons has partnered with Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) platform Atome to offer flexible deferred payment options across 947 outlets in the Philippines.
The partnership applies to purchases made through Watsons physical stores, website, and mobile app.
“Buy now pay later is one of the fastest-growing trends in the Philippines. Our customers in the Philippines can now shop and pay for Watson’s beauty, health, and wellness brands through Atome’s zero-interest, flexible, and trusted payment option, thereby increasing access and affordability of our products and services for our consumers,” said Danilo S. Chiong, Managing Director of Watsons Philippines.
“We’re excited to launch our partnership with Watsons in the Philippines and build on the success we’ve seen in other markets such as Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia,” shared Zine Nedil, General Manager at Atome Philippines. “Now, Watsons consumers here can enjoy the same convenience, flexibility and zero-interest payment option when shopping and paying at Watsons in-store and online.”
In August this year, Atome also launched the first Atome Card in the Philippines, offering Filipino consumers a line of credit up to P200,000 limit with no annual and sign-up fees or hidden charges. Shoppers can use their Atome Card online and in-store during check out.