Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Wednesday 24 September 2014

FRAGRANCES

Gilbert Ghostine announced as new Chief Executive Officer of Firmenich

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/09/14

Having served recently as Diageo President Asia Pacific, Ghostine succeeds Patrick Firmenich who transitions into the role of Vice Chairman of the Board.

Mellow yellow: L’Occitane brings the south of France to Norway

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/09/14

L’Occitane’s yellow well-being truck is bringing a touch of Provence to Oslo Gardermoen Airport this September, in partnership with Gebr Heinemann.

Tairo showcases Roger & Gallet portfolio in the Caribbean

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/09/14

Distributor Tairo International promoted Roger & Gallet’s fragrance and body collections earlier this year via impactful animations and in-store sensorial events.

Koto Parfums crowns Hello Kitty offer with Call Me Princess fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/09/14

Koto Parfums is set to add a regal touch to its portfolio with the introduction of Hello Kitty Call Me Princess. The new scent will be showcased next month in Cannes.

Diesel shows off its untamed elements with Only The Brave Wild

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/09/14

Diesel exhorts consumers to reveal their wild side with the latest addition to its Only The Brave fragrance franchise, called Only The Brave Wild.

Nivea harnesses heavenly inspiration for new Zodiac collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/09/14

Nivea has created a limited-edition, travel retail exclusive Zodiac collection. There are 12 different tins, to represent each star sign. Only 75,000 pieces are available.

James Aquilina assumes new role at Estée Lauder Travel Retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/09/14

James Aquilina becomes VP/General Manager, Aramis and Designer Fragrances, Origins, Smashbox and GoodSkin Labs, Travel Retail Worldwide.

Travalo to present revamped Milano HD model in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/09/14

The Travalo Milano HD, which has been updated to allow consumers to switch between fragrances, will be presented at the TFWA Tax Free World Exhibition.

L’Oréal Group Travel Retail makes two key appointments

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/09/14

Richard Cymberg is named Clients Management Director, while John Mangan becomes General Manager Travel Retail Europe-Middle East-Africa-India for L’Oréal.

Beauté Prestige International introduces new Narciso feminine fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/09/14

BPl has unveiled a new feminine fragrance from designer Narciso Rodriguez, called simply Narciso. The launch is being promoted by DDF throughout September.

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.

Ayaz Furniturewalla named in senior Estée Lauder Companies role

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/09/14

Estée Lauder has named Ayaz Furniturewalla as Vice President/General Manager, Bobbi Brown, Jo Malone London & Tom Ford Beauty for travel retail.

Nathan Moris appointed to key Estée Lauder Americas travel retail post

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/09/14

The Estée Lauder Companies has named experienced group executive Nathan Moris as its new Vice President/General Manager, Travel Retail Americas.

Yves Saint Laurent darkens fragrance portfolio with Black Opium

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/09/14

Yves Saint Laurent has updated its pillar Opium feminine fragrance with a new, edgier urban version. Black Opium is rolling out into travel retail worldwide this month.

John Varvatos celebrates London store opening with official launch party

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/14

The Moodie Report attended the official launch party of the first John Varvatos European flagship store, which saw the world of fashion and music come together.

BPI updates Jean Paul Gaultier portfolio with two new scents

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/14

Beauté Prestige International (BPI) unveils the new Classique Eau de Parfum Intense feminine fragrance and a tattooed limited-edition version of Le Male.

Essence lights up the Caribbean with Versace Bright Crystal Absolu

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/14

Distributor Essence Corp recently collaborated with four leading Caribbean retailers to support the launch of Versace’s new Bright Crystal Absolu edp.

DFS launches First Class Beauty campaign across global store network

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/09/14

INTERNATIONAL. The campaign includes a series of events and promotions featuring 50 brands in 13 destinations, and will run until 21 September.

Abu Dhabi Duty Free revenues near AED500 million in first half of 2014

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/09/14

UAE. Several store openings in the first six months, including luxury concept Fragrances by DFS, have driven sales at Abu Dhabi International Airport.

Lancôme announces Alma Jodorowsky as latest brand ambassadress

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/09/14

Singer and actress Alma Jodorowsky has joined Lancôme as the brand’s latest ambassadress. Her first campaign will be for the Happy Holidays collection.

BPI adds a nocturnal touch to masculine portfolio with Nuit d’Issey

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/14

Beauté Prestige International (BPI) has created a new men’s fragrance from designer Issey Miyake, called Nuit d’Issey. It is being launched this month.

Burberry unveils My Burberry flagship feminine fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/14

Burberry has unveiled a new feminine scent, described by the brand as its most significant fragrance to date. My Burberry begins its global launch this month.

Ajmal launches wood-based W Series perfume collection in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/09/14

Ajmal Perfumes has introduced the W Series, a trio of fragrances made using one of the following three ingredients: amber, Hatkora and sandalwood.

MAC Cosmetics offers travellers a Look In A Box

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/09/14

MAC has updated its Look In A Box portfolio with new kits said to contain thoughtfully designed looks in universal shades and finishes.

DFS Group set to give travellers the First Class Beauty treatment

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/08/14

INTERNATIONAL. "The ultimate beauty shopping experience." That's how DFS describes one of its biggest-ever global campaigns, set to roll out next month.

Azzaro introduces Ian Somerhalder as the new face of Azzaro Pour Homme

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/08/14

The new Azzaro Pour Homme campaign starring the American actor and producer was rolled out by beauty distributor Essence Corp in the Caribbean this month.

CTC-ARI and Dior launch latest pop-up store at Larnaka Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/08/14

CYPRUS. CTC-ARI, Hermes Airports and Dior have teamed up to open the latest in a series of promotional pop-up stores at Larnaka International Airport.

Elie Saab’s La Collection des Essences inspired by haute couture

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/14

Described as "perfumed expressions of haute couture", the four-piece collection for women and men was created in collaboration with Francis Kurkdjian.

Issey Miyake explores the mystery of the night with Nuit d’Issey for men

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/08/14

BPI and Issey Miyake have unveiled Nuit d’Issey, a new spicy, woody, leathery fragrance for men developed by perfumers Dominique Ropion and Loc Dong.

Travel retail outperforms for Estée Lauder Companies in fiscal year 2014

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/08/14

The beauty supplier has reported strong progress in travel retail, outpacing good growth in group sales and a solid increase in global passenger traffic.

DFS shines the spotlight on beauty with exclusive event this September

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/08/14

INTERNATIONAL. The multi-day event, 'First Class Beauty', will feature a collection of makeup, skincare and fragrances specially curated for the traveller.

EDA Australasia strikes up partnership with Coty Travel Retail Asia Pacific

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/08/14

ASIA PACIFIC. EDA Australasia further extends its 15-year partnership with Coty Australia by undertaking a range of new projects for Coty Travel Retail Asia Pacific.

Coty and Lady Gaga preview unisex Eau de Gaga fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/08/14

Coty, Haus Laboratories and Lady Gaga are set to introduce a follow-up to the artist’s debut fragrance Fame, which was unveiled in September 2012.

Coty unveils a daring new addition to its Guess fragrance portfolio

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/08/14

Guess Dare, the first green and fruity floral juice to be launched by the house, will be introduced to global travel retail by Coty from September.

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport unveils new seasonal additions

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/08/14

FRANCE. Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur (ACA) has further updated its shops and services at Nice Airport, for the peak summer season.

Dreamstore 2014: How the brands rate the world's top travel retailers

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/08/14

INTERNATIONAL. DFS, Nuance, Dubai Duty Free, King Power (Thailand) and Schiphol Airport Retail earned the major plaudits in this year's 'Dreamstore' survey conducted by The Moodie Report.

Estée Lauder extends Pure Color Envy Sculpting offer to eyes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/14

Estée Lauder has added to its flagship Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick with a new Pure Color Envy Sculpting Eyeshadow 5-Color Palette.

Estée Lauder eyes new improvements to Advanced Night Repair

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/14

Advanced Night Repair Eye Synchronized Recovery Complex II, on-counter now in travel retail, aims to re-ignite the youthful light of eyes.

Puig cultivates Prada Candy Florale fragrance at Heathrow T5

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/14

The Prada Candy Florale fragrance business is blooming at Heathrow T5, thanks to a promotion in partnership with World Duty Free Group.

Lancôme enhances life with La Vie Est Belle L’Absolu de Parfum

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/07/14

Lancôme has enriched its La Vie Est Belle feminine fragrance with a new, opulent version, La Vie Est Belle L’Absolu de Parfum, available now in travel retail.

Lancôme upgrades its mascara portfolio with Grandiôse

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/07/14

Lancôme’s new mascara is said to deliver multiple benefits, including length, thickness, curl and separation. It will be available in travel retail from August.

Zürich Airport welcomes summer with The Nuance Group and SSP

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/07/14


SWITZERLAND. The airport has built an attractive seasonal campaign at the Airside Center in partnership with its major retail and food & beverage operators.

Estée Lauder’s Modern Muse evolves with new Chic scent

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/07/14

Estée Lauder is set to update its Modern Muse flagship fragrance with a new Modern Muse Chic version, which will be launched into travel retail from September.

Giorgio Armani harnesses digital delights for Acqua di Giò

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/07/14

In June Giorgio Armani promoted its Acqua di Giò and Acqua di Gioia fragrances in selected European airports with two innovative digital events.

Giorgio Armani Beauty continues to advance in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/07/14

L’Oréal Luxe has opened a number of new airport doors for its Giorgio Armani Beauty and Armani/Privé collections, with more to follow by the end of 2014.

Tom Ford Beauty creates new Flawless Complexion Collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/07/14

Tom Ford Beauty has extended its make-up portfolio with the new Flawless Complexion Collection, available in selected travel retail doors from August.

Biotherm Homme scores in Lisbon with football-themed animation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/07/14

In May and June, L'Oréal's Biotherm Homme brand took full advantage of FIFA World Cup Fever, by installing a soccer animation at Lisbon Airport.

P&G Prestige revamps Stella with new packaging and ad campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/07/14

P&G Prestige is relaunching Stella, the signature feminine fragrance from designer Stella McCartney, with updated packaging and new advertising.

Jo Malone celebrates Christmas with festive Frosted Fantasy

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/07/14

As revealed earlier on The Moodie Report’s Instagram and Twitter feeds (#FrostedFantasy), Jo Malone today showcased its Christmas 2014 collection.

Lalique set to sparkle at Heathrow with World Duty Free Group

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.