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Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Thursday 03 September 2015

The Moodie Report Stock Watch 28 August: China International Travel Services (CDFG): up +2.89%        China International Travel Services (CDFG): Close CNY54.41, Change +2.89%, 52-week High CNY78.40; 52-week Low CNY35.48       Dufry: Close 124.50, Change -0.16%, 52-week High 153.81; 52-week Low 118.13       Hotel Shilla Co Ltd (The Shilla Duty Free): Close ₩118,000 Change +0.43%, 52-week High ₩143,000; 52-week Low ₩83,600       Japan Airport Terminal Co: Close ¥5,170, Change +0.39%, 52-week High ¥8,320; 52-week Low ¥3,580       Lagardère (Aelia, LS travel retail, Relay): Close €24.25, Change +1.40%, 52-week High €30.23; 52-week Low €17.83       LVMH (DFS Group, Starboard Cruise Services): Close €147.15, Change +2.05% 52-week High €176.60; 52-week Low €109.41       MISR Duty Free Shops: Close 3.49, Change +0.00%, 52-week High 4.39, 52-week Low 3.14      

Lotte Duty Free underlines its commitment to Korean society with unveiling of new ‘Under Stand Avenue’ project

SOUTH KOREA. Lotte Duty Free aims to redefine Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) with an unprecedented community project designed to create employment and independence for society's most needy groups and to nurture Korean art, fashion and culture. Read on for our exclusive story of the hugely ambitious 'Under Stand Avenue', one of the biggest CSR programmes in global travel retail history.

DFASS retains Singapore Airlines inflight duty free concession

SINGAPORE. In major breaking news, DFASS Singapore has been awarded a further long-term concession for Singapore Airlines’ inflight duty free business.

Powerful Doosan Group enters battle for Seoul downtown duty free licences

SOUTH KOREA. Drama upon drama in Korean duty free. Amid a tense licence renewal contest, another contender enters the fray. And it's no lightweight.

The Grand Duty Free set to take over Daegu Airport concession

SOUTH KOREA. The travel retail landscape continues to change rapidly, driven by the government's desire to boost small & medium enterprises.

Safilo Group announces nine-year licensing agreement with Elie Saab

In a major development, the first eyewear collection by the Lebanese designer will be launched by Safilo under a nine-year licensing agreement.

Network Rail appoints SpaceandPeople to deliver new experiences at stations

UK.Network Rail has awarded experiential sales company SpaceandPeople the contract to sell event and distribution space at its 18 stations in the UK.

Hyundai Paint Company opens duty free shop in new Busan ferry terminal

SOUTH KOREA.A new player enters travel retail as Hyundai Paint Company opens a 76sq m sq m duty free shop at the spectacular new Busan seaport terminal.

Drinkmaster joins forces with Exclusive Brands in travel retail

UK hot drinks and sealcup specialist Drinkmaster names Exclusive Brands as its travel retail partner to drive growth in the channel, focusing on onboard sales.

The Moodie Blog: Remembering that even golden eggs can crack

The reality is that those chaebols, Lotte and Shilla, have done an extraordinary job in creating the world’s biggest duty free market and in driving Chinese tourism.

BRAND NEWS

Molton Brown launches latest collections of beauty treatments

UK. New products include a white truffle hand exfoliator treatment, new fragrances for men and women and a Christmas collection.

Safilo Group announces nine-year licensing agreement with Elie Saab

In a major development, the first eyewear collection by the Lebanese designer will be launched by Safilo under a nine-year licensing agreement.

Underberg set to spotlight varied liquor line-up in Cannes

Herbal liquor specialist Underberg is finalising its product offer for next month's TFWA World Exhibition, which includes a focus on Brazil-inspired novelties.

Drinkmaster joins forces with Exclusive Brands in travel retail

UK hot drinks and sealcup specialist Drinkmaster names Exclusive Brands as its travel retail partner to drive growth in the channel, focusing on onboard sales.

Travel Retail Innovations to introduce latest Xtorm and Belkin products

A USB-C charger and powerbank with “super-fast” charging capabilities and a wireless charging pad are two products in the spotlight at TFWA World Exhibition.

Swatch partners with Zürich Airport for live artwork installation and campaign

SWITZERLAND. A Swatch pop-up store has been set up at the airport to run alongside the installation, which gives passengers the chance to create art.

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