Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/04/15
Glen Williams, former Managing Director of Maxxium, will join Premier Portfolio International in the role of Business Development Director, effective 5 May.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/04/15
Travalo’s new Divine atomiser features over 500 hand-set Swarovski crystals. It will be presented to the trade at next month’s TFWA Tax Free Asia Pacific show.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/15
Following a recent opening on the island of Saint Martin, Lladró has increased its Caribbean presence with a new store on Saint Thomas in the US Virgin Islands.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/01/15
SOUTH KOREA. With its mega duty free tender just 25 days from closing, Incheon International Airport announces annual duty free sales of US$2 billion in 2014.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/12/14
The Spanish porcelain brand has created an exclusive Our Lady of Guadalupe sculpture for the Mexican market as it closes out 2014 with eight new stores.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/11/14
TAIWAN. Ever Rich Duty Free Shop’s newly launched website allows consumers to purchase Taiwanese specialities for delivery to countries across Asia.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/11/14
INTERNATIONAL. Six new companies have been elected to serve on the TFWA Management Committee, which governs the activities of the association.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/09/14
The luxury tea company has created a new limited-edition tea for the festive season and will present it at next month's TWFA World Exhibition.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/09/14
The luxury lifestyle brand is set to further demonstrate its commitment to the travel retail channel with its debut appearance at the Tax Free World Exhibition in Cannes.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/09/14
ITALY. DFS Group outlines an ambitious vision for the company’s entry into Europe at the historic Fondaco dei Tedeschi building in Venice.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/07/14
Luxury crystal house Lalique is once again partnering with World Duty Free Group to create a pop-up boutique at Heathrow Airport T5, from 23 July to 5 August.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/07/14
Kusmi Tea has expanded its presence at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport with the opening of its first standalone store in Terminal 2F, operated by LS travel retail.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/06/14
Koto Parfums’ new travel retail exclusive sets, from its Hello Kitty, Ange Lapin and Mini Kimmi ranges, were well received at last month’s TFWA Asia Pacific show.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/05/14
The aviation toys and gifts company has expanded its BagTag Design range with new branded items from Cathay Pacific, Aeroflot and Royal Air Maroc.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/05/14
Brand development agency Brand Harbour plots new course in travel retail via agreement with emerging Spanish fashion house LAF.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/04/14
SPAIN. Located in the T4 terminal and T4 satellite terminal, the two new Sibarium outlets and The Market convenience store represent an investment of over €500,000.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/03/14
The Tweezerman and Zwilling portfolio gets a positive reaction in Orlando, as Premier Global Trading showcases its assortment at this year’s IAADFS event.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/02/14
USA. Among the new locations at the world's busiest airport are a third Swarovski boutique, a sunglasses outlet and a modern convenience store.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/01/14
NEW ZEALAND. Auckland Airport, the country’s biggest gateway and the second-busiest airport in Australasia, is to put its duty free business out to tender in July.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/01/14
HONG KONG. The much-respected John Hoover will retire from DFS after 16 years of outstanding service. Brooke Supernaw assumes the lead role on liquor & tobacco.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/01/14
USA. Created by AVT, the kiosk offers travellers a range luxury and personal items, including gifts, gadgets, electronics, and skincare items.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/01/14
UK. Plush toy company Aurora looks to grow in travel retail with assistance from Garry Stoner’s newly-established Insight Travel Retail Consultants.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/12/13
The French chocolatier’s Mademoiselle de Margaux and Revillon brands are now available at Sydney Airport T1’s new A Little Something gourmet gift store.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/12/13
Jo Malone London has unveiled a new Home Candle Collection by Style Editor Charlotte Stockdale. Just Like Sunday will be available in travel retail from January.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/11/13
USA. The American specialty foods company has partnered Marketplace Development to open its first US airport location at Reagan National Airport.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/11/13
AUSTRALIA. Heinemann Asia Pacific has opened the first National Geographic airport outlet in Australia and a gourmet gift store at Sydney Airport Terminal 1.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/11/13
UK. As previously revealed on The Moodie Report, World Duty Free Group has partnered with Lalique to create the brand’s first interactive pop-up installation.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/11/13
Zwilling showcased a selection of novelties last month in Cannes, including its Tweezerman/Isaac Mizrahi 2014 Limited Edition Designer Series Collection.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/11/13
US. Located in LaGuardia Terminal D, Zady offers fashion, accessories and homeware to consumers keen to know their purchases are well sourced.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/11/13
Art & Fragrance follows up a landmark TFWA Exhibition with the creation of a Lalique pop-up shop at Heathrow T5, in partnership with World Duty Free Group.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/11/13
Last month in Cannes, interdutyfree - founded in 2012 by experienced travel retail executive Marc Mansour - unveiled its innovative Sleep N Say brand.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/10/13
UAE. Dubai Duty Free has reported nine-month sales of US$1.27 billion, a leap of +12% that puts it on track for sales of US$1.8 billion in 2013.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/10/13
German company Lamy opts for titanium and chrome finish exterior for its latest range of premium writing instruments, on show at next week's Cannes exhibition.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/09/13
USA. The retailer has opened a standalone Michael Kors outlet and in-store boutiques from Montblanc and Kiehl’s at Boston Logan Airport Terminal E.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/09/13
Former P&G Prestige executive Juergen Jost will spearhead the travel retail development of the company’s Zwilling and Tweezerman beauty tools brands.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/13
SWEDEN. Running until 5 November, the ‘Kingdom of Crystal’ glass event sees Sweden’s top glassblowers demonstrating and showcasing their artisan work.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/08/13
German company TobyRich is targeting travel retail at the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes in a bid to expand the distribution of its smart phone-controlled micro gadgets.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/08/13
CANADA. LS travel retail North America renews its partnership with Montreal-Trudeau Airport and promises several major innovations.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/08/13
New York-based travel and gift company Flo Accessories ties up with Sea & Sky Inflight Supply in an agency deal for key selected markets.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/08/13
Lladró has created an Amsterdam-inspired lithophane light exclusively for KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, available for purchase onboard from 1 September.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/07/13
USA.The retailer has added confectionery and gifts concepts as it continues its build out after securing the speciality retail concession in February.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/13
NEW ZEALAND. LS travel retail Pacific has launched Aelia Duty Free stores in airside Departures and Arrivals at Queenstown Airport in the South Island.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/07/13
ROME. National Geographic has opened its first travel retail unit in a European airport at Rome Fiumicino. The store will be operated by Global Retailer.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/07/13
SWITZERLAND. New retail and F&B strengthen the Sense of Place at the Swiss airport, which saw healthy increases in commercial revenues in June.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/07/13
Built using Swarovski's premium furniture concept, the store will offer a wide range of jewellery and accessories for special occasion or everyday looks.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/07/13
FRANCE. Nice Côte d’Azur Airport is injecting some regional flavour to its offer this summer, with the creation of two new pop-up shops in Terminal 2.
Source: ©The Moodie Report China - 16/07/13
CHINA. Beijing Capital International Airport issues a tender for 480sq m of retail space. A second tender for high-end international brands will follow this year.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/05/13
USA. The retailer’s first stores at Houston Airport cover close to 3,000sq ft and are expected to generate US$30 million in sales over five years.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/13
INDIA.The six small spaces are divided between the international Departures security hold area and landside shopping area.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/05/13
USA. Located in Boarding Area A in Terminal 3, the concessions will sell merchandise reflective of the Greater San Francisco Bay Area.