Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Tuesday 09 February 2016


Ever Rich adds Kate Spade and MCM to fashion offer at Taoyuan Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/16

TAIWAN. Two MCM outlets and a Kate Spade store join Ever Rich Duty Free Shop’s fashion offer at Taoyuan International Airport.

Paradies Lagardère unveils speciality concepts at New York JFK’s Terminal 4

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/16

USA. Paradies Lagardère officially launched its So Chocolate! and The Scoreboard speciality stores at New York JFK International on Tuesday.

Kipling goes ‘On The Move’ with new Spring collection of bags

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/02/16

The Belgian bag and lifestyle accessories brand is going 'On The Move' with its latest collection of brightly coloured mini and cross-body bags.

Shilla IPark Duty Free targets US$1 billion in sales within five years

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/02/16

SOUTH KOREA. The new Shilla IPark Duty Free will hit US$500 million in first-year sales and US$1 billion in annual sales within five years, says the company.

Furla partners with Heinemann Asia to open Sydney Airport store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/02/16

The Italian leathergoods brand has strengthened its presence in Asia Pacific with the opening of a 40sq m store at Sydney International Airport.

Hyderabad International adds Tommy Hilfiger store to fashion offering

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/02/16

INDIA. Airport outlet will feature a range of fashion apparels and smart casuals “based on current fashion trends” as well as seasonal collections.

Puig and Jean Paul Gaultier turn on the glamour in Paris

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/02/16

The Moodie Report was in Paris last week with some of the biggest names in fashion and fragrance to celebrate the re-launch of the Jean Paul Gaultier brand.

Sydney Airport adds Tiffany & Co. to new T1 luxury retail line-up

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/02/16

AUSTRALIA. Sydney Airport has announced an Australian airport first, with jeweller Tiffany & Co. confirmed among the big names in the T1 luxury precinct.

Essilor signs up with Levi’s to launch unisex eyewear collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/01/16

A new range of sunglasses and optical frames will be delivered by Essilor subsidiary FGX International, as the group strikes an agreement with Levi's.

Ten easy pieces: Meet Daniel Wellington Founder Filip Tysander

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/01/16

The latest in a series of 'Ten easy pieces' interviews about travel retail personalities features Filip Tysander, Founder of Swedish watch brand Daniel Wellington.

Tous makes Asian travel retail debut with Shanghai Hongqiao store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/01/16

The jewellery and accessories brand has opened its first airport store in Asia, at Shanghai Hongqiao Airport. The 75sq m space is located in Terminal 2.

Changi Airport Group invites bids for speciality stores in T1 and T2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/01/16

SINGAPORE. Changi Airport Group is inviting potential partners to bid on two speciality retail concessions at Singapore Changi Airport terminals 1 and 2.

Coccinelle opens ‘milestone’ boutique with King Power in Thailand

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/01/16

The 60sq m store, in the King Power downtown duty free complex in Phuket, is one of more than 40 new Coccinelle outlets opened in Asia and Europe in 2015.

Fedon's new two-in-one luggage design packs up travelling troubles

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/01/16

Described as a "user-friendly piece of kit", the Fedon Travel Web Backpack & Trolley features a multi-tasking solution, designed to make travelling easier.

Family spirit: Spanish jewellery brand Tous takes on travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/01/16

From small watch repair shop to producer of over 100 million pieces of jewellery, the Tous story is a tale of family, passion and innovation, as Helen Pawson discovers.

Model Mariacarla Boscono to front Coccinelle’s SS16 collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/01/16

Italian top model Mariacarla Boscono has been revealed as the face of Coccinelle's cat-themed Spring/Summer 2016 advertising campaign, shot by Billy Kidd.

TFWA adds space for new brands at Singapore show in May

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/01/16

ASIA PACIFIC. TFWA will add further exhibition space to its Asia Pacific event in Singapore, with an increased number of brands expected to take part.

Coccinelle appoints Giorgio Lepratto as Travel Retail Manager

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/01/16

Coccinelle has announced the appointment of Giorgio Lepratto as Travel Retail Manager, effective 12 January. Based in Milan, he will report to Emanuele Mazziotta.

Hong Kong International Airport calls latest fashion tender in Terminal 1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/01/16

HONG KONG. Airport Authority Hong Kong calls a tender for a T1 East Hall shop concession that combines fashion accessories, shoes and sportswear.

SDA joint venture opens France’s first Victoria's Secret store at Orly

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/01/16

FRANCE. Lingerie to beauty brand Victoria's Secret opens its first French store at Paris Orly Airport West through the AdP and Lagardère Travel Retail alliance.

Lotte Duty Free appoints Jeffrey Davis to head new Innovation Team

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/01/16

SOUTH KOREA. "We will wow the consumer with innovation from the shop floor to online," vows new head of Lotte Duty Free Merchandising Innovation team.

Furla refreshes Taipei Songshan Airport store for 2016

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/01/16

Brand identity to the fore: Furla has partnered with Ever Rich Duty Free Shop to update its 12sq m personalised store at Taipei Songshan Airport.

Furla flourishes at Geneva Airport with Lagardère Travel Retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/12/15

SWITZERLAND. Furla revamps its Geneva Airport shop-in-shop, enhancing its presence within Lagardère Travel Retail's Your Fashion Store

‘Tailor-made and customer-led’: ARI pledges world-class offer in Abu Dhabi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/12/15

UAE. Speaking to The Moodie Report after the Abu Dhabi tender award, ARI CEO Jack MacGowan pledges an "immersive, multi-sensory shopping experience".

ARI hails Abu Dhabi Midfield Terminal Building duty free contract win

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/12/15

UAE. Aer Rianta International CEO Jack MacGowan and ARI-Middle East Chairman Abdulla Buhindi hail the duty free contract award at Abu Dhabi's Midfield Terminal.

Gigi Hadid signs up as Tommy Hilfiger Global Brand Ambassador

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/12/15

The supermodel will take on a design role as well as appearing as the face of the brand’s women’s range, including a new product line-up, from Autumn 2016.

Chanel opens second boutique at London Heathrow Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/12/15

UK. Chanel has opened a new fashion boutique in 288sq m of space at Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, housing watches, jewellery, accessories and ready-to-wear.

Furla cruises into King Power downtown duty free Phuket complex

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/12/15

Furla has partnered with King Power International Group to open an 80sq m store at the retailer's new downtown duty free complex in Phuket.

Lagardère Travel Retail debuts The Travel Store at Cairns Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/12/15

AUSTRALASIA. Lagardère Travel Retail opens travel accessories concept The Travel Store at Cairns Airport, and introduces Urban Decay to Auckland.

The Moodie Interview: Furla takes advantage of its ‘magic moment’

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/12/15

Furla CEO Eraldo Poletto & Global Travel Retail Director Gerry Munday outline the strategy to maintain the Italian fashion brand's impressive growth.

Lacoste opens store at King Power downtown duty free Phuket complex

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/12/15

Lacoste has strengthened its presence in Asia with the opening of a 150sq m store in King Power International Group's new downtown Phuket complex.

Moodie Picture Gallery: Shinsegae Duty Free opens in style at Incheon Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/12/15

SOUTH KOREA. We present a range of images from Shinsegae Duty Free's impressively eclectic new retail offer at the country's main gateway.

Lacoste opens boutique at Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/12/15

The fashion brand has strengthened its position in India with the opening of a 70sq m boutique at Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport.

Coccinelle extends global travel retail presence with new openings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/11/15

November saw the Italian brand open spaces at Shanghai Pudong and Sheremetyevo airports as well as launch on cruise lines and ferries in Scandinavia.

Coach opens two new stores for men and women at Paris CDG

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/11/15

Coach has bolstered its European travel retail presence with the opening of two stores, one for men and one for women, at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.

LVMH Group takes minority stake in Italian jewellery brand Repossi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/11/15

The new partnership, which will see LVMH Group take a minority stake in Repossi, is aimed at developing the jewellery brand's distribution network.

Furla teams up with silk maker Ratti to introduce new textile line

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/11/15

Furla has signed a three-year licensing agreement with Italian silk maker Ratti to produce and distribute a collection of accessories for men and women.

Bvlgari and Qatar Duty Free strike gold with latest promotion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/11/15

A month-long activation promoting Goldea eau de parfum, described as the "essence of the jeweller", will run at Hamad International Airport from 9 January.

Ten easy pieces – A new series: (2) Meet Tumi’s Fernando Ciccarelli

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/11/15

The Moodie Report continues our new series in which we get to know some of the personalities of travel retail through just ten questions.

Cruising into new waters: Paul & Shark debuts with Starboard

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/11/15

Next month will see Paul & Shark partner with Starboard to open a boutique onboard the Costa Fortuna, as well as the opening of a store at Incheon Airport.

The Force Awakens: American Tourister reveals latest collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/11/15

Riding on the popularity of the latest Star Wars movie, luggage specialist American Tourister has launched a range in the shape of the ominous Kylo Ren mask.

Shanghai Tang opens second outlet at Hong Kong International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/11/15

HONG KONG. The brand has opened a boutique in HKIA's Terminal 1 West Hall in a bid, it says, to become the “global creator of modern Chinese chic”.

Burberry Scarf Bar concept and advertising prove a Hong Kong hit

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/11/15

HONG KONG. Burberry pops up in style at Hong Kong International Airport with its chic Scarf Bar, supported by personalisation and strategic advertising.

‘Fewer, Bigger, Better’: Lacoste travel retail vision takes shape

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/11/15

Lacoste CEO Asia Pacific and Global Travel Retail Jean-Louis Delamarre explains his "winning formula" for the brand, as it plans a series of new openings.

‘The Joy of Giving’: ARI opens pop-up gifts store at Dublin Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/11/15

IRELAND. ARI offers a showcase for Irish designers at its new pop-up store, 'The Joy of Giving,' designed to add to travellers' gifting options over Christmas.

Travel retail rebirth: Delsey launches new Chatelet collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/11/15

Following a ten-year absence, the French luggage and travel accessories brand returned to Cannes last month with the intention of a “rebirth” in travel retail.

Coccinelle Asia Pacific travel retail expansion gathers pace

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/11/15

Coccinelle has extended its presence in Asia with the opening of a 20sq m pop-up store in Jeju Tourism Organization's downtown duty free store.

Ted Baker returns to London Stansted with revamped store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/11/15

UK. Fashion brand Ted Baker has opened a holiday themed store in the Departures area of London Stansted Airport's revamped retail offer.

Boggi Milano prepares to introduce Italian style to Munich Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/11/15

The Italian menswear brand has revealed it will open a new outlet at Munich Airport in early 2016 as it seeks further growth in the global travel retail channel.

Desigual makes Australian debut at Sydney Airport Terminal 2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/11/15

AUSTRALIA. Spanish fashion brand Desigual has made its Australian airport debut at Sydney Terminal 2 in partnership with Lagardère Travel Retail.