Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Wednesday 04 March 2015


Michael Kors creates fragrant whiter shade of pale

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/03/15

The limited-edition Michael Kors White Eau de Parfum is on-counter now in travel retail doors in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the Americas.

Coty updates Lancaster Sun portfolio for summer 2015

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/03/15

Lancaster spreads the safe sun message with its new Tan Deepener, Dry Oil Fast Tan Optimizer and a relaunched Tan Maximizer collection.

Gabriella Wilde poised for Estée Lauder ad campaign debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/03/15

The English actress, model and artist has been chosen as the face of Crescent White, Nutritious Vitality8 and the brand’s Courrèges make-up collaboration.

Unilever inks deal to acquire British skincare brand REN

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/03/15

Unilever has further bolstered its prestige beauty brand portfolio with the acquisition of REN, regarded as a pioneer within the naturals category.

Clinique targets blemishes with two new partners in grime

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/02/15

Anti-Blemish Cleansing Gel and a new deep cleansing Sonic brush head are Clinique’s latest weapons in the battle against blemishes.

Lancôme celebrates Trésor anniversary with La Nuit Trésor

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/02/15

The latest incarnation of Lancôme’s pillar feminine fragrance, La Nuit Trésor, is being previewed this month at selected French airports, before its global roll-out.

Ralph Lauren Polo Supreme Oud makes regional debut with Dubai Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/02/15

Ralph Lauren’s new Polo Supreme Oud fragrance has made its Middle East debut, via an exclusive launch event in partnership with Dubai Duty Free.

Charmzone withdraws Incheon bid; another blow for SME tender concept

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/02/15

SOUTH KOREA. Charmzone, the Korean cosmetics house awarded a Small & Medium Enterprise duty free contract at Incheon International Airport, pulls out.

Coty aims to set heads spinning with SeeBy Chloé Si Belle

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/02/15

Givaudan nose Louise Turner talks exclusively to The Moodie Report about her inspiration for the new limited-edition fragrance SeeBy Chloé Si Belle.

Tairo International’s third Beauty Advisor Seminar set for September

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/02/15

Tairo International’s third Beauty Advisor Seminar will take place from 26-29 September at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida.

Estée Lauder sparkles with new Re-Nutriv Ultimate Diamond Creme

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/02/15

Estée Lauder has extended its upscale Re-Nutriv Ultimate Diamond franchise with the new Transformative Energy Creme. It will be available in travel retail from March.

Mumbai Duty Free celebrates first anniversary at Mumbai Airport T2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/02/15

INDIA. The DFS-Flemingo joint venture is celebrating its first year of operation at Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport T2 with a host of promotional activities.

P&G Prestige hails collaboration and consolidation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/02/15

Robust retail alliances, a focus on emerging markets and a commitment to innovation in all its forms underpin P&G Prestige’s strategy for 2015 and beyond.

Westfield and Hudson Group revamp New York JFK Terminal 8

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/02/15

US. Eight new shops – including Victoria’s Secret and seven renovated Hudson locations – are now open at New York JFK International Terminal 8.

Lancôme celebrates anniversary with ‘Ceci n’est pas une rose’

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/02/15

On 20 February, as part of its 80th anniversary celebrations, Lancôme unveiled a short film called ‘Ceci n’est pas une rose’.

MAC underlines fashion credentials with MAC Toledo collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/02/15

MAC Cosmetics has unveiled an eye-catching new make-up collection created in partnership with fashion duo Isabel and Ruben Toledo.

Michael Edwards launches 31st Edition of Fragrances of the World

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/02/15

Fragrance expert Michael Edwards has published the 31st edition of his Fragrances of the World guide, widely regarded as the fragrance industry ‘bible’.

Hugo Boss unveils new Hugo Woman female fragrance in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/02/15

The new fruity, floral fragrance from Hugo Boss is available in travel retail through partners such as Heinemann, WDFG, Aelia, Kappe and Nuance/Dufry.

Jo Malone London pays tribute to Britain with Rock The Ages

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/02/15

The limited-edition fragrance quintet, available in travel retail from March, aims to capture in olfactory form the defining eras in British history.

Origins targets Millennial consumers with Original Skin

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/02/15

As revealed last week via social media, Origins is set to target Millennials and address their “Quarter-Life Crisis” complexion concerns with Original Skin.

Rituals returns to Orlando as US development continues apace

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/02/15

Rituals Home and Body Cosmetics will showcase its latest store merchandising furniture at this year’s IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas.

Tasa Meng invigorates luxury offer at Taoyuan International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/02/15

TAIWAN. New Bobbi Brown and Kiehl’s outposts, as well as the first Victoria’s Secret and Tom Ford boutiques, boost Tasa Meng’s offer at Taoyuan International.

Clogau adds silk and scent to Spring/Summer accessories collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/02/15

Welsh gold jewellery brand Clogau is exploring new opportunities within fragrance and fashion, via a scent called Cariad and four designer scarves.

The house of Lancôme prepares to celebrate 80 years of beauty

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/02/15

Lancôme has created a series of initiatives, launches and events to celebrate its 80th anniversary, including a short film “Ceci n’est pas une rose”.

Picture Gallery: Olivier Bottrie receives French National Order of Merit

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/02/15

We bring you images of a proud day for The Estée Lauder Companies’ President Travel Retail Worldwide Olivier Bottrie, as he received the French Order of Merit.

The L’Oreal Group concludes 2014 with strong Q4 performance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/02/15

FRANCE. L’Oréal posts growth across all divisions and regions in the fourth quarter of 2014 – its strongest of the year, despite a volatile economic context.

Scott Eastwood becomes the face of Davidoff Cool Water

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/02/15

Coty has named actor Scott Eastwood as the new global face of its Davidoff Cool Water fragrance. He will make his advertising campaign debut this summer.

Estée Lauder's Olivier Bottrie awarded the French National Order of Merit

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/02/15

HAITI. The Estée Lauder Companies' Olivier Bottrie, co-founder of Hand in Hand for Haiti, has been honoured with the French National Order of Merit.

La Prairie boosts anti-ageing and brightening offer with new duo

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/02/15

La Prairie has extended its skincare offer with two new treatments, the Anti-Aging Rapid Response Booster and the White Caviar Illuminating Moisturizing Cream.

On location: The Shilla Duty Free officially opens Changi Airport stores

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/02/15

SINGAPORE. The Shilla Duty Free marked a major milestone today as it celebrated the official opening of its 19 Cosmetics and Perfumes stores at Changi Airport.

Clinique tempts travellers to Turnaround once more

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/02/15

In April Clinique will revamp its Turnaround Revitalizing franchise with two new products: a Revitalizing Treatment Oil and a Daytime Revitalizing Moisturizer.

Ferragamo Parfums showcases Signorina with new exclusive set

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/02/15

Ferragamo Parfums has created a new travel retail exclusive mini fragrance coffret, featuring a trio of Signorina scents, available in the channel from March.

Travalo plans for strategic growth in the Americas with IAADFS debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/02/15

Travalo is looking to expand on its success in the Americas with a wider range of products – including the Classic and Milano – and price points for travel retail.

Puig and Shiseido aim for early termination of Gaultier licensing deal

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/02/15

INTERNATIONAL. Puig and Shiseido have begun negotiations to bring forward to 1 January 2016 the termination of the Jean Paul Gaultier fragrance licence.

The Estée Lauder Companies exceeds expectations to post strong Q2 results

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/02/15

USA. President and Chief Executive Officer Fabrizio Freda hails successful performance despite currency headwinds and softness in several countries.

Bobbi Brown shimmers anew with Brightening Brick collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/15

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics has evolved its signature Shimmer Brick portfolio with a new Brightening Brick collection, available in travel retail this month.

Currency impact and geopolitics dampen DFS performance in 2014

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/02/15

INTERNATIONAL. The LVMH Selective Retailing division, which includes DFS Group, has reported a +7% rise in revenues but a -3% dip in profits in 2014.

Estée Lauder hails success of Haitang Bay flagship store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/02/15

Estée Lauder reveals full details and images of its largest flagship store in travel retail worldwide, which opened at Haitang Bay, Sanya, in September 2014.

Puig and Paco Rabanne unveil Black XS Be A Legend

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/02/15

To celebrate 10 years of the Black XS masterbrand, Puig has created the new limited-edition Black XS Be A Legend line, fronted by Iggy Pop and Debbie Harry.

End of an era as Ken Tse leaves Nuance-Watson and Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/01/15

SINGAPORE. After 22 years in Singapore, Nuance-Watson (Singapore) Managing Director Ken Tse has left the company to relocate home to Melbourne and his family.

Estée Lauder targets Asian travellers with new Crescent White collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/01/15

Estée Lauder has unveiled a new skincare collection called Crescent White Full Cycle Brightening. It will be available in travel retail worldwide from February.

Sweet sorbet treats inspire DKNY Delicious Delights

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/01/15

Aramis and Designer Fragrances has further extended its DKNY fragrance franchise with a new, limited-edition trio called DKNY Delicious Delights.

Nuance unveils new luxury beauty store at Geneva Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/01/15

SWITZERLAND. Nuance has unveiled a new state-of-the-art beauty store at Geneva Airport. The three brands featured are IOMA, Tom Ford Beauty and La Prairie.

Clinique multitasks with Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/01/15

Clinique’s new Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer offers lightweight, long-lasting full coverage and features an innovative “magic wand” applicator.

Puig and the house of Nina Ricci reveal fragrant new L’Extase

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/01/15

As revealed via The Moodie Report’s Twitter, Instagram and Facebook feeds, last night in Paris Puig and Nina Ricci unveiled a new fragrance called L’Extase.

Puig buys Penhaligon’s London and L’Artisan Parfumeur

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/01/15

Puig has further expanded its prestige fragrance portfolio with the acquisition of Penhaligon’s London and L'Artisan Parfumeur from Fox Paine & Company.

Estée Lauder boosts Resilience Lift with new Restorative Radiance Oil

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/01/15

Estée Lauder has extended its Resilience Lift collection with the new Restorative Radiance Oil, said to deliver deep-down replenishment to skin.

Victoria’s Secret makes Hungary debut at Budapest Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/01/15

HUNGARY. Heinemann Duty Free has opened a Victoria’s Secret shop at Budapest Airport Terminal 2A. It is the brand’s first boutique in Hungary.

Bobbi Brown extends set selection with Face Touch Up Palette

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/15

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics has unveiled a limited-edition Face Touch Up Palette, which is being launched this month into travel retail worldwide.

Estée Lauder polishes Re-Nutriv portfolio with Ultimate Diamond addition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/15

The sought-after Black Diamond Truffle is a key ingredient within Estée Lauder's new Re-Nutriv Ultimate Diamond Sculpting/Refinishing Dual Infusion.