Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Friday 24 October 2014

Destination Merchandise

'The best in the UK': WDF store wins Stansted Airport plaudits

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/09/14

UK. “Our best execution ever.” "A massive milestone." “Our most commercial layout ever.” “The biggest and the best.” WDF Group opens a breakthrough, walk-through store at Stansted.

Frankfurt Airport hosts four-week long Oktoberfest campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/09/14

GERMANY. Frankfurt Airport is celebrating the annual Oktoberfest beer festival with its own four-week campaign, in partnership with key tenants.

LS travel retail to open The Scoreboard sports store at Toronto Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/09/14

CANADA. LS travel retail North America has been awarded a new sports store concession at Toronto Pearson International Airport T1 Domestic.

DFS Group announces ground-breaking move into Europe in historic Venice

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.

Private equity firm to acquire speciality retailer Marshall Retail Group

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/08/14

USA. Private equity firm Brentwood Associates is to acquire Marshall Retail Group, a leading speciality retailer which operates stores across US airports.

Nice Cote d’Azur Airport revamps summer shops and services

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/07/14

FRANCE. Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur has installed new pop-up shops, joined forces with Navibag and created a Nice Access Fast Track pass.

Heinemann Duty Free opens striking walk-through store at Vienna Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/06/14

AUSTRIA. Gebr Heinemann has opened what it says is Austria’s biggest duty free shop in the airside Plaza at Vienna Airport after a major refurbishment.

Nuance reveals vibrant retail environment at Toronto Airport T1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/06/14

CANADA. Nuance has unveiled one of the most striking new airport retail environments in North America, at Toronto International Airport Terminal 1.

Dufry CEO hails Nuance acquisition as a global powerhouse is born

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/06/14

INTERNATIONAL. Dufry CEO Julián Díaz talks about the impact of the Nuance acquisition, the integration plan and the company's ambitions for category growth.

Airmall adds new retail and F&B in Boston Terminal B expansion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/05/14

USA. Airmall Boston and partners have completed a US$3.7 million investment in 5,000sq ft of new commercial space at Boston Logan International Terminal B.

Nuance reveals impressive retail offer at St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/04/14

RUSSIA. Nuance has unveiled its new duty free and speciality stores in 3,200sq m of space at St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport. UPDATED with videos and podcast.

Delhi Airport opens third outlet for Happily Unmarried brand

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/04/14

INDIA. Lifestyle and gifting brand Happily Unmarried has opened its third outlet at Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3.

Newcastle Airport completes first stage in £14 million transformation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/04/14

UK. Newcastle Airport has completed the first phase in its £14 million airside departures upgrade, featuring new food & beverage and lounges.

Larnaka Airport partners launch ‘Trinity’ initiative to showcase Cyprus

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/04/14

CYPRUS. CTC-ARI, Cyprus Airports Food & Beverage and Hermes Airports are collaborating in a drive to showcase the island’s culture at Larnaka Airport.

Chicago O'Hare & Westfield reveal transformed T5 retail and F&B offer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/04/14

USA. Chicago O’Hare Airport’s new-look T5 includes a 10,000sq ft Dufry walk-through duty free store and a much improved food & beverage offer.

GuestLogix new image and sub-brands to reflect broader strategy

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/03/14

CANADA. The leading provider of inflight retail and payment technology is hoping to extend its services ‘beyond the cabin’ and across the travel experience.

Global Retailer to open branded stores at São Paulo Guarulhos T3

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/03/14

BRAZIL. Specialist travel retailer Global Retailer is to open two stores, for Ducati and National Geographic, at São Paulo Guarulhos International Airport T3.

DFS opens major store in Okinawa’s new Naha International Terminal

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/02/14

JAPAN. DFS has opened a major store at the new international terminal and revealed a new identity for its retail operations in the prefecture of Okinawa.

DFS and Flemingo extend at Mumbai, replace ARI/Buddy in Terminal 2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/02/14

INDIA. The DFS/Flemingo partnership has unexpectedly extended its duty free contract to cover the new T2 at Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International.

ARI Ireland plots major commercial redevelopment at Dublin T1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/14

IRELAND. ARI Ireland is planning an ambitious redevelopment of retail and food & beverage space at Dublin Airport Terminal 1 this year.

ATÜ Duty Free inaugurates new Kutaisi International Airport operation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/01/14

GEORGIA. ATÜ Duty Free has opened its new duty free store at Kutaisi International Airport. It is the Istanbul-based travel retailer's third airport operation in Georgia.

Budapest Airport nurtures demand for Hungarian products

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/01/14

HUNGARY. A series of Trinity campaigns with Heinemann Duty Free and suppliers drives sales growth of over +300% for regional brands at Budapest Airport.

Travel Goods outlet opens at Delhi International Airport Terminal 3

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/12/13

INDIA. The first Travel Goods branded outlet has opened at Delhi International Airport T3, offering travel accessories plus a range of Indian gifts and souvenirs.

Deluxway aims to light up travel experience with The Flight Lamp

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/11/13

The Flight Lamp, a new LED lighting product from Deluxway, features more than 30 worldwide destinations as well as the option of customised items.

Family Spirit: How AktYs Consulting is championing the greatness of Greece

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/10/13

GREECE. We begin a new series called Family Spirit with the stirring, patriotic tale of a company determined to take Greek products to the world.

Dallas-Fort Worth issues retail, dining and currency exchange RFPs

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/10/13

USA. One of the country’s busiest airports is offering six packages covering 18 outlets across Terminal B and International Terminal D.

Paradies delivers local flavour with new Portland Airport concept

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/09/13

USA. Leading concessionaire Paradies officially opened its new Your Northwest TravelMart at Portland International Airport Concourse C on Wednesday.

San Francisco International aims for Sense of Place with pop-up stores

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/09/13

USA. San Francisco International Airport has awarded pop-up concessions in Terminal 3 to local artisan companies McEvoy of Marin and Collector.

Guam considers programme supporting local products at airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/13

GUAM. New budget measures could offer airport retail space to ‘Made in Guam’ products in locations and categories beyond Lotte Duty Free’s concession.

Flemingo-owned Baltona starts new operation at Poznan Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/13

POLAND. Flemingo Group subsidiary Baltona has opened a series of new stores at Poznan Airport, where it operates a master commercial concession.

LS travel retail renews contract, extends space at Montreal-Trudeau

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.

Juanda Airport unveils first phase of Terminal 2 commercial tenders

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/07/13

INDONESIA. Duty free, speciality retail and food & beverage all feature in the first phase of the country’s biggest-ever airport commercial tender.

Beijing Capital International Airport issues retail tender for T2 北京首都机场T2重要商业零售项目公开招商

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.

DFS unveils new branding and offer for Hong Kong International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/07/13

HONG KONG. DFS has unveiled new branding for the location as the development of its core category concessions nears completion.

World Duty Free Group makes debut at A Coruña Airport in Spain

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/06/13

SPAIN. World Duty Free Group has opened the first ever duty free store at A Coruña Airport, as it moves ahead with investments across its Spanish network.

Delhi International Airport unveils new Terminal 3 pop-up stores

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/05/13

INDIA. Delhi International Airport Ltd has unveiled new pop up stores from Happily Unmarried gifts and Hemi jewellery at Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Cochin Airport issues tenders for speciality retail concessions

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.

San Francisco International readies tender for local merchandise pop-ups

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.

BagTag Design to launch new designs and airline collections

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/05/13

Socatec will unveil a new passport cover from BagTag Design and two branded collections with China Southern Airlines and Emirates in Singapore.

Inti Dufree Promosindo/DFS to run six retail concessions at Bali Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/05/13

INDONESIA. The six Ngurah Rai International Airport concessions cover a range of categories from luxury fashion & accessories to destination goods.

Inti Dufree Promosindo & DFS alliance wins Bali specialist retail concession

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/05/13

INDONESIA. Angkasa Pura I has appointed Inti Dufree Promosindo/DFS to operate the specialist retail stores at Ngurah Rai International Airport - Bali.

Hudson Group debuts Hudson travel essentials concept at Seattle

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/04/13

USA. Hudson Group this week opened its newest concept, a travel essentials store called Hudson, at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

Heinemann unveils striking new retail offer at Copenhagen Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/04/13

DENMARK. Gebr Heinemann celebrates its renewed contract at Copenhagen Airport with a revamped retail offer, underpinned by strong local influence.

Hudson Group joint venture wins Burlington Airport concessions

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/04/13

USA. A joint venture led by Hudson Group has won a tender to manage the retail concessions programme at Burlington Airport in Vermont.

LS travel retail debuts in Detroit Metro Airport McNamara Terminal

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/03/13

US. LS travel retail North America announces the opening of its first two stores - The Economist and Michigan Sports - in the McNamara Terminal.

LS travel retail Roma launches new-look offer at Rome Fiumicino

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/03/13

ITALY. LS travel retail Roma has opened the first in a series of new stores at Rome Fiumicino Leonardo da Vinci Airport, under the Aelia Duty Free name.

Bid deadline looms for key destination merchandise tender in Johannesburg

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/03/13

SOUTH AFRICA. Bids are due on 5 April for three destination merchandise concessions at O.R. Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg. Tourvest is the incumbent.

Belfast International Airport celebrates St Patrick’s Day in style

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/03/13

NORTHERN IRELAND. Aelia Duty Free hosted two days of Irish-themed activity at Belfast International Airport, in celebration of St Patrick’s weekend.

Arlanda Airport pays homage to the souvenir and its history

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/03/13

SWEDEN. The presentation in Arlanda Airport's T5 highlights the history of souvenirs and features a competition to determine the ‘Souvenir of 2013’.

Meridian Duty Free unleashes the power of Ducati in Bergamo

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/02/13

ITALY. Meridian Duty Free has been awarded a seven-year contract to run a Ducati store at Bergamo Orio al Serio International Airport.