With its beginning as a watch retailer, Emperor Group has grown and expanded into a diversified group of listed companies that includes financial services, property, watch and jewellery, entertainment and films, hospitality, publishing and printing, furniture as well as catering under its wings.
Five companies of Emperor Group have been successfully listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange including Emperor International Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 163), which focuses on real estate investment and property development, Emperor Watch and Jewellery Limited (Stock Code: 887), which specializes in the retail of luxury watches and fine jewellery, Emperor Entertainment Hotel Limited (Stock Code: 296), which concentrates on the hotel and gaming businesses in Macau, Emperor Capital Group Limited (Stock Code: 717), which mainly provides securities and future brokerage services and New Media Group Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 708), which is engaged in book and magazine publishing and distribution.
The diversified businesses of Emperor Group enable it to become a key player across various industries. Furthermore, the interaction and collaboration among business groups have created synergy, enhanced efficiency, reduced costs and achieved resource-sharing, further improving the competitiveness of the Group. Everytime one of its business groups has achieved outstanding results or has access to potential unique resources, other business groups almost always benefit from such an advantage and this collectively results to greater efficiency and effectiveness. Emperor Group truly treasures this strength. For many years, the Group has cultivated a corporate culture, which emphasizes close synergy among its various businesses. The Group is proud to have a team that comes from different backgrounds and professions yet able to work closely with each other.
The Group owns a wide variety of retail businesses, which provides customers the chance to shop, dine and have fun in the way that they prefer. In 2006, Emperor Club was launched to allow its members to enjoy and take advantage of a number of promotional offers. Members regularly receive the latest information through the internet, an exclusive membership hotline, e-newsletter and SMS. Through these offerings and promotional activities, the Group hopes to build a long-term relationship with its Emperor Club members.
Emperor Group always masters the market pulse and trends in international trade and economy. In the 21st century which is characterized by the rise of China as an economic superpower, apart from consolidating the business in Hong Kong, the Group will continue to actively develop its Mainland market, particularly in watch and jewellery, real estate, financial services, as well as entertainment business. At present, the brand image of the financial services provided by Emperor Group is constantly building up in Mainland China. For real estate, a series of development projects are being carried out in the prime locations of various provinces. The Group’s watch and jewllery business is already quite mature with branches opened in a number of major cities in Mainland China. And the artists under the management of Emperor Entertainment Group have achieved great success and are beloved by their fans throughout the country. In future, the Group will further strengthen its Mainland business and offer more quality choices to the customer in Mainland China so as to drive the economic development of China to another level.