Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Tuesday 03 May 2016

Retail Promotions

Mars ITR and Dubai Duty Free target travellers with Galaxy promotion

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 29/04/16

Four high-profile Galaxy promotions across Dubai Duty Free, featuring a Royal Enfield 350 Classic motorcycle, celebrate the re-launch of the brand into travel retail.

Hong Kong airport marks Labour Day with second instant rebate promotion

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 26/04/16

HONG KONG. Travellers spending more than HK$20,000 by electronic payment can receive instant rebates of up to HK$5,000 in the form of cash coupons.

Stoli gets ready to party with new limited edition elit Ushuaïa 2016

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 26/04/16

World Duty Free is the exclusive travel retail distributor of elit Ushuaïa 2016 Vodka, which will launch on 30 April and feature in promotions in Ibiza and UK airports.

Multicopter company Yuneec opens first experience centre at Schiphol

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 20/04/16

NETHERLANDS. Passengers can test and fly Yuneec’s range of multicopters at a series of flight simulator stations in what is the company’s first airport promotion.

Blackjack ties up with LS Travel Retail at London Luton Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 19/04/16

UK. Promotions specialist Blackjack commences 16th UK airport operation. The company promises "memorable & lasting customer experiences".

Heinemann and L'Oréal open first Kérastase counter in Europe

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 19/04/16

Heinemann and L’Oréal Travel Retail have opened the first Kérastase counter in Europe, at Copenhagen Airport, with a launch offer of a free sample and hairstyle.



Bvlgari takes The Temple of the Jeweller pop-up to Zürich Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 12/04/16

Running from 8 April to 5 June, the temporary prestigious fragrance pop-up store is located on level 2 of Zürich Airport's Airside Center.

Hong Kong International launches instant rebate campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/03/16

HONG KONG. Hong Kong International Airport has launched its latest promotional campaign, with instant rebates up to HK$5,000 a key feature.

Promotions driving confectionery purchase decisions, says m1nd-set

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/03/16

NORTH AMERICA. Confectionery is an important impulse purchase driver in North America, with savings promotions and tastings effective in enticing travellers.

Mondelez WTR offers taste of the tropics with Toblerone Roadshow

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/03/16

The Toblerone Crispy Coconut Roadshow, featuring palm trees, treasure chests and a game, is launching this month at Schiphol before rolling out to five other airports.

Delhi Duty Free launches ‘Glam Fest’ at Indira Gandhi International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/03/16

INDIA. The two-month campaign at Delhi Indira Gandhi T3 highlights a range of fragrances, cosmetics and skincare and offers up to -50% discounts on some lines.

Mars ITR and DFS Group create a buzz with M&M’s shop-in-shop

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/03/16

Located in Hong Kong International Airport's Terminal 1, the M&M's shop-in-shop is the brand's largest in the travel retail channel, measuring 35sq m.

Pernod Ricard India revs up brand focus at Hyderabad International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/03/16

The joint promotion between Hyderabad Duty Free Retail Limited and Pernod Ricard India offers passengers the chance to win a Kawasaki Ninja Z250 motorbike.

Kipling sews travel retail presence in place at Gatwick Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/03/16

A pop-up store at Gatwick Airport North Terminal invites Kipling customers to have their bags and accessories monogrammed for free while waiting for their flight.

William Grant and Heinemann share the spirit of optimism at Frankfurt

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/03/16

The Tullamore Dew Phoenix activations at Frankfurt Airport aim to allow travellers to spread a message of positivity and become ‘optimistic ambassadors’.

Lindt and Dufry go for gold with personalised bunny promotion 

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/03/16

Lindt & Sprüngli is hopping into the Easter period with personalised Gold Bunny activations and a range of travel retail exclusive seasonal gifting products.

Pernod Ricard introduces “infinite” whisky to passengers at Heathrow T5

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/03/16

Pernod Ricard Travel Retail is highlighting its travel retail exclusive Royal Salute The Eternal Reserve whisky, created through circular blending, until 12 April.

Fossil Group pops up twice at Zürich International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/03/16

Running from 4 March to 3 April, the two 25sq m pop-up stores at Zürich Airport's Airside Center highlight the company's Fossil and Skagen brands.

'The Moodies' Digital, mobile and social media award winners revealed

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/03/16

INTERNATIONAL. The winners of 'The Moodies' airport digital, mobile and social media awards for 2015 have been announced.

T Galleria by DFS puts a Spring in the traveller’s step with new campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/03/16

INTERNATIONAL. Ethiopian philanthropist Liya Kebede, Chinese model Zhao Lei and Chinese actress Chen Ran are the faces of T Galleria by DFS’s Spring campaign.

Rosé blooms as Shilla and Elizabeth Arden host Changi garden party

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/02/16

SINGAPORE. "We hope to bring to customers a new depth of romantic experience in fragrance sampling that they will never forget," says Elizabeth Arden.

Saudi businessman is Dubai Duty Free millionaire for a second time

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/02/16

UAE. Lady luck shone on Hussain Aldubais for a second time one year after his first US$1 million win in the company's Millennium Millionaire promotion.

Malaysia Airports and Zoo Negara introduce the wild side at KLIA2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/02/16

MALAYSIA. An innovative two-day event to raise public awareness on wildlife conservation was part of Malaysia Airports’ Indulge & Explore Campaign.

Pernod Ricard Travel Retail gives Royal Salute to Chinese New Year

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/02/16

Royal Salute pop-ups at Hong Kong International and Taoyuan International airports are celebrating Chinese New Year with fortune-telling and calligraphy events.

Peuch & Besse develops new wine display unit for travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/02/16

French wine company Peuch & Besse has created a new piece of promotional furniture for travel retail, introduced initially through Dufry at Toulouse Airport.

Qatar Duty Free boosts Qatar-China relations during Chinese New Year

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/02/16

QATAR. Qatar Duty Free will continue its Chinese New Year promotion into March, a campaign that marks the Qatar-China 2016 Year of Culture.

Elizabeth Arden unveils travel retail exclusive fragrance with Dufry

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/02/16

Elizabeth Arden 5th avenue Only NYC will be available exclusively through Dufry stores until April. The launch will also be supported by a digital campaign.

Champion golfer Danny Willett conducts Dubai Duty Free Finest Surprise draw

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/02/16

UAE. Englishman Danny Willett conducted the latest Dubai Duty Free Finest Surprise Draw following victory at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic on Sunday.

YSL promotion at Paris CDG offers travellers a 'night out' with supermodel

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/02/16

Yves Saint Laurent Beauté is launching its latest fragrance Black Opium Nuit Blanche with a digital multiscreen experience at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.

Qatar Duty Free marks Chinese New Year with promotions and discounts

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/02/16

QATAR. Qatar Duty Free opens its Chinese pavilion at Hamad International Airport, offering special promotions and discounts of up to -20%.

Ever Rich kicks off Chinese New Year festivities at Taoyuan Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/02/16

TAIWAN. The retailer is embracing the festive Chinese New Year spirit with a series of promotions and engaging events at Taoyuan International.

Dubai Duty Free launches Chinese New Year 20% discount promotion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/16

UAE. Traditional-styled retail areas will house the top 25 popular products for Chinese customers as festive celebrations get underway at Dubai International.

Accolade Wines brings category stage promotion to Sydney Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/02/16

Accolade Wines brands Hardys, Grant Burge and Houghton are taking centre stage in a two-month promotion with Heinemann at Sydney Airport.

Bacardi GTR in major category initiative with ARI at Auckland International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/01/16

Bacardi Global Travel Retail and Aer Rianta International have partnered at Auckland Airport in a major shopper activation to drive footfall through three key brands.

Delhi Duty Free launches month-long malt whisky festival

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/01/16

Delhi Duty Free launches Japanese malts as part of the celebrations, with daily activities, demonstrations and promotional offers also featuring.

Guerlain's Rosa Pop launches exclusively with Aelia Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/01/16

Guerlain's new fragrance Rosa Pop is starring in an exclusive digital launch promotion at Aelia Duty Free's La Scene space at Nice Airport Terminal 1.

World first as DFS receives prestigious whisky accreditation at Changi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/01/16

SINGAPORE. DFS to expand its whisky training programme after acclaimed Changi operation receives The Whisky Ambassador’s Venue Accreditation.

‘Changi Millionaire’ is crowned as promotion attracts two million entries

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/01/16

SINGAPORE. Changi Airport Group reveals 'Changi Milllionaire' winner and says the campaign attracted a staggering two million entries.

Pernod Ricard targets Asia Pacific with Jacob’s Creek Expedition range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/01/16

The travel exclusive range of three premium red wines will feature in major promotions in airports in Sydney, Melbourne, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Heinemann and partners introduce ski campaign at Copenhagen Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/01/16

A Heinemann promotion at Copenhagen Airport, featuring Waldemar Behn and Akita Electronics, highlights Danzka and Dooley’s and includes a ski simulator.

Colourful M&M’s promotion at Dubai Duty Free offers trip to New York

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/01/16

The latest activation from Mars ITR, in partnership with Dubai Duty Free, offers travellers the chance to win a trip to New York City.

The Macallan Rare Cask Black debuts in Israel with photo booth promotion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/01/16

ISRAEL. The activation invites passengers to capture their portrait via an interactive photo booth for the chance to win a bottle of Rare Cask Black.

Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free hail high-profile tennis tournament

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/01/16

QATAR. As tennis world number one Novak Djokovic captures the Qatar ExxonMobil Open in Doha, the event offers Qatar Duty Free a high-profile showcase.

Heathrow hosts book signing event featuring new and talented authors

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/16

UK. The WH Smith Travel ‘Fresh Talent’ campaign heads to Heathrow to kick start 2016, with passengers able to meet a select group of emerging authors.

Pernod Ricard Travel Retail Europe shines Golden Beacon at Schiphol

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/16

Pernod Ricard Travel Retail Europe lit up Schiphol Airport over Christmas with its interactive Golden Beacon project for luxury brands Martell, Chivas and The Glenlivet.

Kuala Lumpur International Airport offers a Jungle Book experience

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/12/15

MALAYSIA. 'Jungle in an airport, airport in a jungle.' Airport company steps up campaign to encourage awareness of wildlife conservation.

Snowing in Doha as Dolce & Gabbana launch new line at Qatar Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/12/15

QATAR. Qatar Duty Free and Dolce & Gabbana partner in launch of new fragrance The One Royal Night, with a stunning display and a 4m snow globe.

Delhi Duty Free launches ‘Vault of Fortune’ campaign at Delhi T3

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/12/15

INDIA. Delhi Duty Free has launched its ‘Vault of Fortune’ campaign at Delhi Indira Gandhi International, offering shoppers the chance to win US$25,000 in prizes.

Dubai Duty Free anniversary weekend sales soar to US$48.5 million

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/12/15

UAE. Dubai Duty Free sales surged to US$48.5 million as the retailer marked its 32nd anniversary, introducing a -25% discount on a wide range of goods.

Butlers Chocolates introduces a Festive Menu at Beirut International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/12/15

"A great product coupled with effective merchandising" is how Beirut Duty Free describes Butlers Chocolates' Festive Menu range, launched this month.