Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Wednesday 27 May 2015


Tocumen Airport pushes for US$30 million lift in commercial revenues

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/05/15

PANAMA. Aeropuerto Internacional de Tocumen SA (AITSA) is rolling out a raft of new commercial concessions as it seeks to increase income and profitability.

Victoria’s Secret to make Finnish debut at Helsinki Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/05/15

FINLAND. The leading lingerie and beauty retailer will open its first store in Finland later this summer as part of Finavia’s service reform at Helsinki Airport.

Lulu dk shows off temporary jewellery tattoos in Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/05/15

Lulu dk introduced its temporary, travel-friendly jewellery tattoos at this month’s TFWA Asia Pacific show. The designs last for around four to six days.

Paul & Shark champions customisation and convenience in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/05/15

A personalised embroidery service, Polos of the World and a new Travel Shirt collection were among the highlights on show at Paul & Shark in Singapore.

The Moodie Report: A message to our valued industry partners

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/05/15

INTERNATIONAL. As The Moodie Report changes ownership, we carry an important message about invoicing and payment to our industry partners.

Bric's teams up with Tumi to open adjoining store at Milan Malpensa

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/15

Opened on 1 May, the new store aims to leverage the "winning formula" of major multi-brand stores by tapping into the synergy between the two luggage brands.

Dufry hails luxury concession gains at Nice Côte D’Azur Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/15

FRANCE. Dufry has hailed its capture of nine new luxury and fashion stores at Nice Côte D’Azur Airport, where it will operate under a seven-year agreement.

Duty Free Partners pushes niche strategy at Guadalajara and Tijuana

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/15

MEXICO. Duty Free Partners is pledging to continue its niche strategy following innovative openings at Guadalajara and Tijuana international airports.

Budapest Airport calls for Expressions of Interest in SkyCourt retail tenders

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/05/15

HUNGARY. Budapest Airport has called for Expressions of Interest (EOI) from travel retailers in its forthcoming tender for outlets in the SkyCourt shopping centre.

Coccinelle enters South Korean market as Asia expansion continues

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/05/15

The Italian accessories brand has ventured into South Korea with Bluebell Korea, and continues to grow in China with two new downtown duty free locations.

LS travel retail-Longchamp alliance wins luxury concession at Changi T3

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/05/15

SINGAPORE. LS travel retail will operate a new Longchamp boutique at Singapore Changi T3, after winning the latest luxury brand name concession at the location.

Dufry and LS travel retail win Nice Côte d’Azur luxury and fashion tenders

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/05/15

FRANCE. As revealed earlier via Moodie Live, Nice Airport Authority has awarded Dufry and LS travel retail the luxury and fashion tenders for T1 and T2.

ATÜ Duty Free opens Michael Kors boutique at Istanbul Atatürk Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/05/15

TURKEY. ATÜ Duty Free has expanded its fashion portfolio with the opening of a 113sq m Michael Kors boutique at Istanbul Atatürk Airport.

Diesel set to bring bold blueprint for Asia in TFWA Singapore debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/05/15

With an aim to further expand in Asia Pacific travel retail, the Italian lifestyle brand will make its first TFWA Asia Pacific appearance with an extensive portfolio.

Radley appoints new CEO as it continues to chart global expansion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/05/15

British handbag and accessories company Radley + Co has announced the appointment of Justin Stead as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective 6 May.

Desigual to launch expanded travel retail exclusive offering in Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/05/15

The Spanish fashion brand has added a new bag, wallet and foulard to its travel retail exclusive offering, which will be exhibited at the TFWA Asia Pacific show.

Hippie Chic sales set to grow on back of Tyko’s new social media strategy

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/05/15

Tyko Travel Retail’s Hippie Chic brand is set to reap the benefits of the bohemian fashion trend and a new partnership to expand its social media reach in the US.

Live and online: The Moodie Report Print Edition May 2015

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/05/15

INTERNATIONAL. Welcome to the digital, iPad-compatible version of The Moodie Report Print Edition for May 2015, available in full – editorial and advertising.

Coty inks deal with Dree Hemingway as Chloé fragrance face

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/05/15

Coty has confirmed that actress and model Dree Hemingway will front the new signature Chloé fragrance advertising campaign, which will break this September.

Desigual's HappyBox concept makes travel retail debut at Larnaca Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/05/15

CYPRUS. Desigual has teamed up with CTC-ARI to launch a 45sq m HappyBox pop-up concept at Larnaca Airport, the first in travel retail for the fashion brand.

Changi Airport Group awards seven key luxury contracts in T2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/04/15

SINGAPORE. Changi Airport Group has awarded seven luxury brand name concessions at Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 2.

Glen Williams joins Premier Portfolio in key business development role

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/04/15

Glen Williams, former Managing Director of Maxxium, will join Premier Portfolio International in the role of Business Development Director, effective 5 May.

Desigual blends Spanish style and French flair in Paris CDG pop-ups

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/04/15

FRANCE. Desigual has teamed up with Société de Distribution Aéroportuaire to launch four French-themed pop-up stores at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.

Javier Brandwain joins Authentic Brands Group in managing role

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/04/15

USA. New York-based Authentic Brands Group has announced the appointment of Javier Brandwain as Managing Director Latin America and Caribbean.

Gucci opens newly renovated store at A.B. Won Pat International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/04/15

GUAM. Opened in partnership with Lotte Duty Free Guam, the new-look store spans 975sq ft and has a design featuring marble, wood and warm polished metals.

Furla continues Asian and European expansion with new store openings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/15

Furla has opened new locations in Beijing Capital International and Warsaw Chopin airports, as well as upgraded its existing shop-in-shop at Ben Gurion Airport.

JetLag sets sights on travel retail with reversible and foldable apparel

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/15

The premium fashion brand introduced a range of casual apparel suitable for the cruise and travel markets at its IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas debut.

LS travel retail acquires assets of Saveria USA at JFK T4

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/04/15

USA. LS travel retail North America has acquired certain assets of Saveria USA, gaining it entry to 20,000sq ft of retail space at JFK International Airport T4.

Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories to open in Glasgow Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/04/15

UK. Victoria’s Secret is to open its first beauty and accessories store in Glasgow Airport, in partnership with LS Travel Retail UK & Ireland.

Blue Storks Travel Retail reports solid sales growth for Ögon wallets

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/04/15

The travel retail and duty free specialist agency says it has secured over 20 inflight listings for its Ögon Designs aluminium wallets since the end of 2014.

Nuance reveals latest multi-category concept at Stockholm Arlanda T5

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/04/15

SWEDEN. Nuance has opened its latest store at Stockholm Arlanda T5, combining its Timebox and Sun Catcher concepts with a Swarovski shop-in-shop.

Tokyo Narita Airport opens low-cost Terminal 3: first photos

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/04/15

JAPAN. First photos of Tokyo Narita Airport’s new Terminal 3 reveal an innovative interior design where retail and food & beverage are at the fore.

Lacoste pays tribute to world’s fashion capitals with new capsule collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/04/15

Designed for men and kids, the new collection for Fall/Winter 2015-16 features eight cotton piqué polo shirts, each representing a different fashion capital.

Boggi Milano to showcase SS2015 collection at TFWA Asia Pacific

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/04/15

The Italian menswear retailer, set to present its SS2015 line in Singapore next month, has earmarked Asia as a market with great potential for its product offer.

Chanel and Uniqlo open in Kansai’s renovated KIX Airside Avenue

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/04/15

JAPAN. New Kansai International Airport Corporation has officially opened its renovated Terminal 1 airside precinct and inaugurated Chanel and Uniqlo stores.

Paul & Shark to offer personalisation service at TFWA Asia Pacific

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/04/15

The Italian brand will showcase its latest SS2015 sportswear line and offer instant personalisation of polo shirts during next month’s TFWA Asia Pacific in Singapore.

Radley ramps up focus on travel retail exclusives with Singapore debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/04/15

The UK handbag and accessories brand will show its Autumn/Winter 2015 collection and introduce new travel retail exclusive lines at the TFWA Asia Pacific next month.

Tumi unveils trio of matching travel bags exclusively for travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/04/15

With sea blue trim, the set includes mini messenger, briefcase and an expandable carry-on and is available in travel retail locations worldwide until the end of July.

Furla takes a uniform approach to its new Fall/Winter 2015 collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/04/15

Inspired by different types of uniforms and featuring soft feminine shades and animal prints, Furla's new FW2015 line will be highlighted at the TFWA Asia Pacific.

FORMIA to offer branded amenity kits on board Malaysia Airlines and ANA

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/15

HONG KONG. The international guest amenity and hospitality specialist has announced new partnerships to supply amenity kits to Malaysia Airlines and ANA.

Kipling opens pop-up store at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/15

VF Corporation-owned Kipling is running a pop-up store for two months at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol in a bid to increase its European travel retail presence.

Coccinelle welcomes new airport openings in Spain and Switzerland

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/04/15

Coccinelle has opened a 6sq m corner in the Items D’Ho store at Barcelona Airport T1 and a 10sq m personalised corner in Nuance’s Zurich Airport Atelier store.

Tumi relaunches Tegra-Lite collection with new look and features

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/04/15

New design features include the removal of the external bumpers, increased capacity, flat top and side grab handles, recessed wheels and a monogrammable patch.

Travelpro makes IAADFS debut with Crew Executive Choice collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/04/15

The luggage specialist exhibited at IAADFS for the first time last week where it presented its travel retail exclusive Crew Executive Choice business case range.

Furla continues European expansion with new stores in Helsinki and Zurich

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/04/15

Last month saw the Italian leathergoods brand opening two new personalised corners spanning 15sq m and 10sq m at Helsinki and Zurich airports respectively.

Orciani to introduce adjustable buckleless belt at TFWA Asia Pacific

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/04/15

The Italian leather goods brand will present its Nobuckle range of leather belts as a first-time exhibitor at TFWA Asia Pacific exhibition in Singapore next month.

Paul & Shark opens new store with CTC-ARI at Larnaca Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/04/15

The 32sq m outlet, featuring Paul & Shark’s Summer/Spring 2015 collection, was opened at Larnaca Airport on 5 March in partnership with travel retailer CTC-ARI.

Hong Kong International reveals new-look luxury retail zone

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/03/15

HONG KONG. Hong Kong International Airport has added ten new luxury brands to its Terminal 1 East Hall portfolio, including a number of firsts for the airport and region.

Kabuki Gate, Victoria’s Secret lead store openings at Tokyo Narita

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/03/15

JAPAN. Tokyo Narita Airport opened its Kabuki Gate store in Terminal 1 on 27 March, with a cluster of new and renovated stores also opening in Terminal 2.

British brand Reiss returns to Heathrow Terminal 5 with new design

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/03/15

UK. The British fashion brand opened its new store at T5 last week and is set to use the same design concept in stores in Toronto and New York.