Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Tuesday 06 October 2015


It's a small world: Scorpio Worldwide aims for niche gaps

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/15

Scorpio buyers have been selecting boutique brands in a move that reflects the growing market share that such brands are commanding.

ITF set to showcase new fragrance quartet in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/15

ITF will be highlighting four new scents at this month's TFWA World Exhibition: Trussardi My Scent and Blue Land, Dsquared2 Want and Blumarine Ninfea.

Perfumer’s Workshop International focuses on niche lines

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/15

Following the success of Amouroud, New York’s Perfumer’s Workshop believes travel retailers are increasingly open to the idea of niche fragrances.

Passenger movements increase at Heathrow in support of Breast Cancer Awareness

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/10/15

UK. A different kind of passenger movement seen at Heathrow, all in the cause of The Estée Lauder Companies’ Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign.

Mäurer & Wirtz focus on fragrances and skincare for men at Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/10/15

A new Baldessarini Ultimate fragrance will be on show at TFWA World Exhibition, along with grooming products from Tabac and 4711 travel retail exclusive miniatures.

The Moodie Report turns pink to support Breast Cancer Awareness

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/09/15

INTERNATIONAL. "Every Action Counts" is the theme of The Estée Lauder Companies’ 2015 Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign, which launches officially today.

'Enhancing value & choice': Sydney issues T1 food & drinks RFP

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/09/15

AUSTRALIA.“The Pier C Departures RFP is an exciting opportunity to be part of enhancing the food & dining offering," says General Manager Retail Glyn Williams.

Shiseido creates Global Travel Retail marketing team in Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/09/15

The new operation underlines the group's commitment to the travel retail channel and even includes a travel retail exclusive products Manager.

All Blacks scent success with new Bvlgari fragrance launch

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/09/15

A blend of concentration and strength. Alluring, exciting. Get set for a dazzling duo of fragrances, two Bvlgari lines inspired by world champions the All Blacks.

Bvlgari pop-up stores unveiled at Istanbul and Paris airports

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/09/15

'The Temple of the Jeweller' - that's the charismatic theme of two new Bvlgari pop-up fragrance boutiques designed to take travellers on a “voyage of the senses”.

Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories opens at Auckland Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/09/15

NEW ZEALAND. Lagardère Travel Retail brings Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories to New Zealand with a new store airside at Auckland Airport.

Ajmal Perfumes adds Bling Noir and M Series to fragrance offer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/09/15

Ajmal Perfumes has added a touch of glamour to its fragrance portfolio with new feminine Bling Noir and the M Series trio of unisex eau de parfums.

Chanel brings heritage, history and an air of exclusivity to Barcelona Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/15

“15 identical bottles. 15 pure forms, luxuriously simple." That’s how Chanel has dubbed a first-ever Spanish airport showing for its Les Exclusifs de Chanel collection.

Estée Lauder brings a whole New Dimension to travel retail shopping

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

The American beauty house has used Neuroscience testing to measure the physiological and emotional responses of women using the new skincare line.

Puig & World Duty Free join forces in spectacular Heathrow campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

UK. Last week Puig and World Duty Free Group brought the famous faces of Paco Rabanne's Olympéa and Invictus scents to meet passengers at Heathrow T5.

Puig introduces CH Men Privé from Carolina Herrera family

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

Puig has launched the latest men’s fragrance from Carolina Herrera, CH Men Privé, in travel retail. The launch advertising campaign was shot by Mario Testino.

Travalo prepares for all moods with new ‘Uchange’ technology

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

Offering an answer to all moods, Travalo's latest 'Uchange' innovation enables consumers to easily transfer fragrances from one case to another.

Clare Austin joins The Moodie Report as Associate Editor and beauty specialist

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/09/15

INTERNATIONAL. The Moodie Report strengthens its team with the appointment of Clare Austin, a highly experienced beauty-to-fashion writer and editor.

Koto Parfums focuses on Playmobil and Hello Kitty for Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/09/15

New to the Koto Parfums portfolio is a Playmobil Super 4 line of fragrances for boys and a travel retail exclusive Hello Kitty’s World Tour miniatures set.

The Estée Lauder Companies prepares for key launches at Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/09/15

The group will highlight new lines from its portfolio of brands, including Estée Lauder, Clinique, Bobbi Brown and Tommy Hilfiger, during TFWA World Exhibition.

Perfumer's Workshop International unveils new travel retail concept

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/15

How much does colour preference influence fragrance purchasing? Perfumer’s Workshop International's Samba Metallics may provide the answer.

LVMH signs up former Apple Music executive to head digital ‘ecosystem’

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/09/15

FRANCE. Ian Rogers was previously Senior Director at Apple following the company's acquisition of Beats Music, where he was CEO.

Mediterranean inspiration for Blue by Kenneth Cole from Parlux

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/08/15

American designer-to-social activist Kenneth Cole's new men's fragrance is likened to "diving into Mediterranean waters on a hot summer day".

ARI seeks senior buying managers amid global corporate restructure

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/08/15

IRELAND. Aer Rianta International has launched a recruitment drive for global category managers, advertising the opportunities through The Moodie Report.

Tommy Hilfiger serves an ace with tennis icon Rafael Nadal

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/08/15

USA. The brand’s Founder Tommy Hilfiger says: “Rafael embodies an effortless sense of style that exemplifies and reflects our brand spirit – he’s confident, fun and cool.”

Puig partners with Dubai Duty Free in Herrera Confidential pop-up

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/08/15

UAE. "Where better to invite global consumers to Herrera than Dubai Duty Free?" asks Puig, citing "the most eclectic crossroads of people on the planet".

Shilla Duty Free prepares big openings in Seoul, Incheon and Changi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/08/15

SOUTH KOREA. As business recovers from MERS and the Changi perfumes & cosmetics concession improves, The Shilla Duty Free is optimistic mood for the future.

Amouage brings a ray of Sunshine to masculine fragrance offer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/15

Perfume house Amouage has extended its Midnight Flower Collection to include new Sunshine Man. The Eau de Parfum will be rolling out to travel retail next month.

Ermenegildo Zegna Parfums channels Italian style with Acqua di Bergamotto

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/15

The latest masculine fragrance from Ermenegildo Zegna Parfums, Acqua di Bergamotto, references Italian culture and style and is on-shelf now in travel retail.

Lagardère Travel Retail and Aelia Duty Free celebrate the Summer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/15

EUROPE. It's time to ‘Enjoy Summer’ at Aelia Duty Free shops in France (excluding Paris) and Europe, with a a flurry of low prices and multi-buy offers.

Burberry bolsters fragrance offer with new My Burberry edt

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/08/15

Following the launch of the feminine My Burberry Eau de Parfum last year, the fashion brand has unveiled an Eau de Toilette reinterpretation of the scent.

Currency fluctuations hit Estée Lauder travel retail revenues

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/08/15

USA. Decrease is attributed to the “impact of accelerated orders and softness of some key foreign currencies affecting the mix of travellers and their consumption”.

Miu Miu fragrance makes travel retail debut with Shilla Duty Free at Changi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/08/15

SINGAPORE. Changi Airport shoppers are the first in the world to experience the much-awaited debut fragrance from fashion house Miu Miu.

Coty brings debut Miu Miu feminine fragrance to travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/08/15

Coty will introduce the first feminine Miu Miu fragrance into global travel retail from September. French-English actress Stacy Martin is the global face of the scent.

The Moodie Online Interview: Dree Hemingway captures the spirit of Chloé

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/08/15

As Coty prepares to introduce its new Chloé Eau de Toilette. The Moodie Report meets Dree Hemingway, the brand’s latest fragrance face.

Estée Lauder Companies 'pleased' with Duty Free Americas legal ruling

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/15

USA. "The verdict confirms two previous decisions... as the leader in global prestige beauty, we remain committed to growing the travel retail channel," says Lauder travel retail boss Olivier Bottrie.

T Galleria by DFS takes shoppers on a journey in Winter/Fall campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/15

INTERNATIONAL. “We’re continually inspired not just by the destination, but by the journey itself,” explains DFS Group Senior Vice President, Creative Branding Direction John Gerhardt.

Appeals court denies Duty Free Americas challenge in Lauder case

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/08/15

USA. A long-running dispute between the country's biggest beauty supplier and one of its leading travel retailers continues to rumble on.

Lady Million snaps her fingers in bold new advertising campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/08/15

"With a snap of her fingers, the whole world falls at her feet." Well, we all know someone like that don't we? Meet Lady Million as you've never seen her before.

Qatar Duty Free teams with L’Oréal for pop-up fragrance installation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/08/15

QATAR. Oriental and occidental-style fragrances from five perfume houses will be showcased in a pop-up experience at Hamad International Airport in Qatar.

LVMH-owned Sephora makes global airport debut with Abu Dhabi Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/08/15

UAE. Abu Dhabi Duty Free, in partnership with DFS, is opening two Sephora pop-up stores, the first ever at an airport for the LVMH-owned beauty specialist.

Bentley Fragrances makes airport debut with World Duty Free Group

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/07/15

Bentley Fragrances, in partnership with World Duty Free Group, is launching at 22 travel retail locations including London Heathrow and Eurotunnel from 1 August.

LS travel retail Pacific to bring Bath & Body Works to Australia

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/07/15

AUSTRALIA. LS travel retail Pacific will debut beauty and fragrance brand Bath & Body Works at Sydney Airport’s domestic Terminal 2 later this year.

Hugo Boss unveils new Boss the Scent masculine fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/15

New Boss the Scent for men is rolling out this month to Heinemann Duty Free stores in Europe. Hollywood actor Theo James is the scent's Ambassador.

Heinemann Duty Free launches new Hugo Boss men’s fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/07/15

Hugo Boss’ latest fragrance for men is launching at Heinemann Duty Free shops across a range of European airports, after a successful pre-launch in Norway.

MAC Cosmetics enhances eye and lip portfolio with new launches

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/07/15

MAC Cosmetics is poised to launch the new Upward Lash mascara, and reintroduce Veluxe Pearlfusion, Patentpolish and Cremesheen Pearl.

Tom Ford Beauty goes back to black to create new feminine fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/07/15

Tom Ford Beauty has created a feminine complement for its Tom Ford Noir fragrance. Tom Ford Noir Pour Femme is rolling out into travel retail this month.

Travalo Divine model makes Harrods debut in Salon de Parfums

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/07/15

Travalo's upscale Divine atomiser, which features over 500 hand-set Swarovski crystals, has launched at Harrods' Roja Dove Haute Parfumerie.

Puig launches Olympéa feminine fragrance from Paco Rabanne

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/07/15

Puig unveils Olympéa, the new feminine fragrance from Paco Rabanne, among the group's most ambitious beauty launches yet. Travel retail will be a key platform.

Yves Saint Laurent updates exclusives with new Silver Edition make-up palette

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/07/15

YSL has extended its travel retail exclusives with the new Very YSL Silver Edition make-up palette. It will be available in selected travel retail doors from October.