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Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Tuesday 02 September 2014

The Moodie Report Stock Watch 01 September: MISR Duty Free Shops, +1.94%       World Duty Free Group: Close 8.59, Change -1.66% 52-week High 11.07; 52-week Low 6.80       Dufry: Close 155.00, Change -0.96%, 52-week High 168.00; 52-week Low 117.70       China International Travel Services (CDFG): Close CNY37.62, Change +0.37%, 52-week High CNY44.29; 52-week Low CNY30.11       Japan Airport Terminal Co: Close ¥3,795, Change +1.88%, 52-week High ¥3,965; 52-week Low ¥1,806       Hotel Shilla Co Ltd (The Shilla Duty Free): Close ₩117,500 Change -1.26%, 52-week High ₩135,500; 52-week Low ₩55,500       Lagardère (Aelia, LS travel retail, Relay ): Close €20.69, Change -1.26% 52-week High €26.58; 52-week Low €18.21       LVMH (DFS Group, Starboard Cruise Services): Close €132.90, Change +0.64%, 52-week High €150.05; 52-week Low €121.00       MISR Duty Free Shops: Close 3.13, Change +1.94%, 52-week High 3.96, 52-week Low 2.70      

The day the duty free world changed: CDF redefines travel retail with extraordinary Haitang Bay opening

CHINA. Today marks a red-letter day for China Duty Free as it celebrates the Grand Opening of CDF Mall, the centrepiece of the much-anticipated CITS Haitang Bay Duty Free Shopping Complex. The Moodie Report Chairman Martin Moodie is in Haitang Bay, bringing you first-hand coverage of the celebrations throughout the day as the world's biggest duty free complex opens for business.

JR/Duty Free opens ‘world class duty free precinct’ at Brisbane Airport

AUSTRALIA. James Richardson Pty Ltd, trading as JR/Duty Free, has opened its new walk-through stores at Brisbane Airport’s International Terminal.

Roel Huinink joins Airport Retail Group in senior management role

NORDIC REGION. Roel Huinink, previously Managing Director at Arlanda Schiphol Development Co, has joined Nordic travel retailer Airport Retail Group.

Diageo unveils travel retail campaign for Haig Club with DFS Changi

The Changi activation for Diageo's new single grain Scotch whisky features a tasting bar, photo booths and a preview of the campaign starring David Beckham.

Regus to open drop-in business centre at Copenhagen Airport

DENMARK. The business services and workspace company will open a drop-in business centre at Copenhagen Airport Terminal 3 this year.

Denver International Airport to launch commercial RFPs from November

USA. A series of 11 tenders will cover areas including speciality retail and food & beverage as well as a common-use passenger lounge.

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol average retail spend falls sharply in first half

NETHERLANDS. Schiphol Group announced first-half results today, with the key figure of average retail spend per departing passenger airside falling sharply.

APTRA debuts responsible retail training with DFS at Changi Airport

SINGAPORE. The retailer’s team at Singapore Changi Airport is the first to implement the training programme advocating responsible liquor retailing.

The Moodie Blog: The Nuances of being lost and found in translation

Regular readers of The Moodie Blog will know that I am prone to the odd spot of, what's that word again?... ah, yes, now I remember - forgetfulness.

BRAND NEWS

Diageo unveils travel retail campaign for Haig Club with DFS Changi

The Changi activation for Diageo's new single grain Scotch whisky features a tasting bar, photo booths and a preview of the campaign starring David Beckham.

MAC Cosmetics offers travellers a Look In A Box

MAC has updated its Look In A Box portfolio with new kits said to contain thoughtfully designed looks in universal shades and finishes.

Edrington to expand partnership with World Equity Brand Builders

The two companies are set to extend their partnership with plans for an exclusive distribution agreement for travel retail in the Americas and the Caribbean.

M&M’s brought to life in World Duty Free promotion at London airports

Mars has teamed up with World Duty Free Group in a confectionery promotion that will see giant M&M's characters roaming three London airports until 9 September.

Ajmal launches wood-based W Series perfume collection in travel retail

Ajmal Perfumes has introduced the W Series, a trio of fragrances made using one of the following three ingredients: amber, Hatkora and sandalwood.

Cerruti 1881 charts global expansion as it readies for TFWA World Exhibition

The Italian fashion label has exhibited at the TFWA Cannes show since 1995, and continues to increase its presence in airports and on board airlines.

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