Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Friday 22 August 2014


Furla continues on expansion trail with new opening in Shanghai

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/08/14

Furla has opened a 45sq m personalised concept shop-in-shop in Shanghai Pudong Terminal 1 International in collaboration with Sunrise Duty Free.

Tumi continues to support British Heart Foundation for third year

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/08/14

Tumi is offering a 'Trade In & Trade Up' deal with a -20% discount on selected purchases, with all profits going towards the support of research into heart disease.

DFS welcomes opening of MCM pop-up store in T Galleria Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/08/14

Taking place from August till September, the new pop-up store will offer the Spring Summer 2014 and Fall Winter 2014 collections from the German luxury label.

lolaandgrace marks Austrian travel retail debut at Vienna Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/08/14

Swarovski Group's lolaandgrace has opened a 10sq m corner at Vienna Airport in partnership with Welcome Trading - the brand's biggest travel retail space to date.

Victoria’s Secret expands Australian presence with Cairns Airport store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/08/14

Opened in partnership with LS travel retail Pacific, the new Beauty & Accessories store is the brand’s first in Cairns and is located in the airport’s Domestic Terminal.

Boux Avenue expansion accelerates with first airport store at Manchester

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/08/14

Fast-growing British lingerie retailer Boux Avenue is poised to open its first airport store next week in Departures at Manchester Airport Terminal 1.

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.

Furla opens corner at Duty Free City's new U.S.-Mexico border store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/07/14

Furla has unveiled a 15sq m personalised corner in the new 14,000sq ft Duty Free City border store which opened in San Ysidro earlier this week.

Longchamp welcomes new store at Madrid Barajas Airport Terminal 4

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/07/14

The new 102sq m space, offering a range of bags and accessories, is the fifth Longchamp store in Spain and the first airport store operated by the brand itself.

Boggi Milano focuses on patterns, prints and luxury fabrics for FW2014

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/14

The Italian menswear retailer’s Fall Winter 2014-15 Collection is built around four main themes: Printed Season, New Comfort, Exclusive Yarn and Black Watch.

Bric’s expansion gathers pace with Milan Malpensa Airport store opening

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/07/14

Italian leather and travel goods brand Bric's has bolstered its presence in the travel retail channel with a new store at Milan Malpensa Airport.

Excess Baggage extends retail and services offer at London Heathrow

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/07/14

UK. The retailer and luggage services provider has opened three new spaces deploying new technology and branding at Heathrow terminals 2 and 3.

Tumi introduces new styles to its Tegra-Lite collection for autumn

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/07/14

The travel and lifestyle accessories brand’s Tegra-Lite Max offers new packing features and will be available in domestic and travel retail markets in September.

Furla unveils upgraded personalised corner at Dubai International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/07/14

Opened last month, the 12sq m space with Dubai Duty Free is the result of a relocation and upgrade of its original point of sale within the generic fashion store.

Sales rise but weak Yen and heavy investment costs hit DFS profits

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/07/14

INTERNATIONAL. LVMH's Selective Retailing division, which includes DFS Group, posted a -3% fall in profits for the first half of 2014 to €398 million.

Louis Vuitton to open first European airport store at London Heathrow T5

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/07/14

UK. Heathrow Airport scores a major coup as Terminal 5 is selected to become the venue for Louis Vuitton's second airport store worldwide.

Coccinelle’s Autumn Winter 2014/2015 collection hits travel retail stores

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/07/14

Revolving around a ‘Classic Revolution’ theme, the Italian accessories brand’s Autumn Winter 2014/15 collection is now available in travel retail stores worldwide.

CTC-ARI boosts Larnaka Airport retail offering with new pop-up stores

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/07/14

CYPRUS. CTC-ARI has enhanced its existing retail offering at Larnaka International Airport with two new pop-up stores for Ray-Ban and Lacoste.

Aelia opens biggest Spanish airport luxury area at Madrid Barajas T1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/07/14

SPAIN. Aelia Retail España this week opened The Fashion Gallery at Adolfo Suarez Madrid Barajas Airport Terminal 1. UPDATED with video.

Chinese supermodel Du Juan to star in T Galleria by DFS FW2014 campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/07/14

INTERNATIONAL. Inspired by the travel journal, the Fall/Winter 2014 campaign will feature a six-part video series starring international Chinese supermodel Du Juan.

Stansted releases retail tenders for transformed Departures lounge

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/07/14

UK. The airport is seeking concepts for 13 permanent stores and three pop-up outlets to open from August 2015 in the new international Departures hall.

Luxury boutiques complete Lotte Duty Free line-up in Guam

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/07/14

GUAM. The retailer has added nine luxury outlets as part of its US$17 million investment in commercial facilities at AB Won Pat International Airport.

Nuance adds a touch of luxury to Heathrow T2 with Bulgari boutique

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/07/14

Nuance has opened a new Bulgari boutique at Heathrow Airport’s T2, designed to be reminiscent of the brand’s celebrated Via Condotti location in Rome.

Victoria’s Secret opens new Beauty & Accessories store at Vienna Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/07/14

Opened on 27 June in partnership with Agora Trading, the new Beauty & Accessories store is a first for the lingerie and beauty retailer at Vienna Airport.

Lacoste brings latest boutique concept to Surabaya Juanda Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/07/14

Premium casualwear brand Lacoste has introduced its latest travel retail store concept in partnership with Heinemann Asia Pacific, at Surabaya International.

JFKIAT and partners open new branded stores at New York JFK T4

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/07/14

USA. Michael Kors, Coach, Thomas Pink, Victoria’s Secret, Hugo Boss and Swarovski are among the new branded stores to open at JFK Terminal 4.

lolaandgrace extends e-shop reach as it seeks to build travel retail presence

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/07/14

Swarovski Group's fashion jewellery and accessories brand is extending the reach of its online store to 21 countries across Europe, USA and Canada.

Dalton DF backs Lexon and O Bag for Latin American travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/07/14

Dalton DF is building on its representation of Lexon Design accessories and launching the O Bag range into Latin American travel retail markets.

Wolford teams up with top fashion photographer Mario Testino

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/07/14

Wolford has partnered top international fashion photographer Mario Testino to give a new spirit to the visual language of the Austrian hosiery and lingerie brand.

Nice Cote d’Azur Airport revamps summer shops and services

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/07/14

FRANCE. Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur has installed new pop-up shops, joined forces with Navibag and created a Nice Access Fast Track pass.

Coccinelle appoints Emanuele Mazziotta as Head of Travel Retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/07/14

The appointment of Mazziotta, previously Global Travel Retail Area Manager at Bally, is part of the company’s plan to strengthen its presence in travel retail.

Hong Kong International Airport boosts luxury line-up with ten new brands

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/07/14

HONG KONG. Airport Authority Hong Kong has revealed ten new luxury brands that will open at Hong Kong International Airport Terminal 1 by the end of 2014, with a number of them already in place. The list includes Balenciaga, Blancpain, Bulgari, Christian Dior, Givenchy, Jaeger Le Coultre, Miu Miu, Moncler, Chanel and Tory Burch.

Stansted Airport unveils new F&B line-up as it prepares for retail tenders

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/07/14

UK. Stansted Airport has revealed several exclusive concepts and airport firsts among its new F&B offer following a hotly contested tender.

Harrods opens first store at Hong Kong International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/06/14

The leading department store chain has opened its first store at Hong Kong International Airport in partnership with Antares Cheng's King Power Group (HK).

Rating the retailers: The Moodie Report 'Dreamstore' 2014 is revealed

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/06/14

INTERNATIONAL. Welcome to The Moodie Report’s ‘Dreamstore’ survey, in which the world’s leading brand owners rate the world’s leading travel retailers.

RedDog Design builds travel retail presence with latest airline listing

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/06/14

The handbag and accessory brand has announced a new listing onboard Fiji Airways as it continues to build its presence in the travel retail channel.

Swarovski and Adidas capture Changi speciality retail concessions

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/06/14

SINGAPORE. Adidas Singapore and Swarovski have each won a speciality/brand name concession at Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 1.

Travel retail and Chinese demand to drive Ferragamo in second half

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/06/14

Salvatore Ferragamo CEO Michele Norsa expects group results to improve in the second half of 2014 on the back of strong demand in China and in global travel retail.

WDFG opens Germany’s first Sunglass Hut at Düsseldorf Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/06/14

GERMANY. Luxottica and World Duty Free Group has opened the first Sunglass Hut store in Germany at Düsseldorf Airport, offering 500 SKUS from over 20 brands.

Heinemann Duty Free opens striking walk-through store at Vienna Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/06/14

AUSTRIA. Gebr Heinemann has opened what it says is Austria’s biggest duty free shop in the airside Plaza at Vienna Airport after a major refurbishment.

Chanel opens new two-storey boutique at Hong Kong International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/06/14

HONG KONG. Chanel has opened its new 4,500sq ft, two-storey boutique at Hong Kong International Airport, which carries watches, jewellery and ready-to-wear.

Excess Baggage Co makes Spanish debut at Madrid Barajas Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/06/14

SPAIN. The retailer and luggage service provider has opened three outlets at the airport under a five-year contract valued at around €8 million in sales.

Beauté Prestige International inks fragrance deal with Zadig & Voltaire

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/06/14

FRANCE. Beauté Prestige International adds to its fragrance portfolio with 15-year licensing agreement to develop Zadig & Voltaire Perfumes.

Emporio Armani opens new boutique at Chicago O’Hare Terminal 5

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/06/14

USA. Fashion brand Emporio Armani has opened an 80sq m boutique as part of the new luxury offer at Chicago O’Hare International Airport Terminal 5.

Dufry receives major fashion award at Florence trade event

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/06/14

ITALY. Dufry received an award for its services to the fashion industry during this week’s Pitti Uomo 86, the international fashion and lifestyle trade event.

Nuance reveals vibrant retail environment at Toronto Airport T1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/06/14

CANADA. Nuance has unveiled one of the most striking new airport retail environments in North America, at Toronto International Airport Terminal 1.

Furla charts Asia expansion with Kuala Lumpur and Mumbai openings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/06/14

Furla has opened a boutique with Eraman Malaysia at klia2 and a personalised concept corner with Nuance India at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport.

Clogau eyes category diversification and strengthens airport presence

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/06/14

Welsh gold jewellery brand Clogau is exploring new opportunities within fragrance and fashion, and expanding its presence in Asia, and the airport channel.

Nuance extends Center Parcs partnership with six new outlets

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/06/14

UK. Nuance has extended its partnership with leisure group Center Parcs by opening six multi-brand concept stores at the new Woburn Forest location.

The Harrods Fine Watch Room makes airport debut at Heathrow T2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/06/14

UK. Harrods has opened a 1,700sq ft Fine Watch Room in the departures lounge at Heathrow Terminal 2, which officially opened on 4 June.