Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Tuesday 30 September 2014


MAC offers classy camouflage with Matchmaster Concealer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/09/14

MAC Cosmetics has updated its complexion portfolio with the new Matchmaster Concealer. It is available now in travel retail worldwide.

Vincent Boinay takes the reins at L’Oréal Travel Retail as Barbara Lavernos gains major group promotion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/09/14

Vincent Boinay becomes Managing Director L’Oréal Travel Retail succeeding the hugely respected Barbara Lavernos who assumes a key new role and Executive Committee status.

Rouge Bunny Rouge shows support for breast cancer charity Future Dreams UK

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/09/14

The cosmetics company will donate 50% of online sales generated from three of its products in October to breast cancer research charity Future Dreams UK.

Coty’s Michele Scannavini steps down as CEO and resigns from Board

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/09/14

Coty’s CEO Michele Scannavini steps down from his role, and resigns from Coty’s Board of Directors. His interim replacement is Coty Chairman Bart Becht.

Picture Gallery: 'The best in the UK' - new World Duty Free Group store wins London Stansted Airport plaudits

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/09/14

UK. “Our best execution ever.” "A massive milestone." “Our most commercial layout ever.” “The biggest and the best.” Those are just a few of the executive comments from World Duty Free Group and Manchester Airports Group, at today's official opening of the new flagship store at London Stansted Airport. The Moodie Report's Rebecca Mann walked the floor of an impressive new retail benchmark.

Estée Lauder extends Perfectionist with multi-tasking make-up

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/09/14

Estée Lauder has further extended its Perfectionist franchise with a new foundation product, called Perfectionist Youth-Infusing Makeup SPF 25.

Rituals Cosmetics prepares for Cannes show debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/09/14

The luxury lifestyle brand is set to further demonstrate its commitment to the travel retail channel with its debut appearance at the Tax Free World Exhibition in Cannes.

Angelini Beauty set to present new fragrances in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/09/14

Italian group Angelini Beauty will present several new fragrances, from brands Blumarine, Trussardi and Pomellato, at next month’s TFWA Cannes show.

Hermès Parfums showcases portfolio with pop-up shop at Schiphol Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/09/14

Hermès Parfums has installed a pop-up shop at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, in partnership with Kappé and Schiphol Media, from 1-30 September.

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.

Méthode Jeanne Piaubert highlights new face and body care lines for Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/09/14

The French skincare brand will introduce a new 'cosmeceutical' body refining cream and face lightener at the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes next month.

Philips spotlights salon-inspired beauty tools at TFWA World Exhibition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/09/14

The new products, promoted in partnership with the Nuance Group (UK), are aimed at an increasingly sophisticated and health-conscious traveller market.

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.

La Prairie creates new limited-edition Skin Caviar Liquid Lift

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/09/14

In November La Prairie will introduce a 30ml, portable, travel-friendly version of its anti-ageing Skin Caviar Liquid Lift. The limited edition will be available worldwide.

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.

Toni & Guy underlines style credentials at London Fashion Week

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/09/14

Hair care brand Toni & Guy trialled the trends at the SS15 London Fashion Week, showcasing new looks and products to global media and consumers.

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.

What Nivea did next: the world’s largest skincare brand targets travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/09/14

The future’s bright – and blue. Beiersdorf’s Sigmar Werz explains how the Nivea brand can anchor the under-developed masstige category in worldwide travel retail.

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.

MAC unveils colourful collaboration with US actress Brooke Shields

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/09/14

MAC Cosmetics’ limited-edition Brooke Shields collection – which offers two distinct looks – will be available in travel retail worldwide from October.

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.

Sisley blooms anew with Black Rose Precious Face Oil

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/14

Three years after the launch of its Black Rose Cream Mask, Sisley is rolling out its Black Rose Precious Face Oil – the first such product from the brand.

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.

La Prairie names Laurent Marteau as Head of Travel Retail Worldwide

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/09/14

La Prairie Group has appointed Laurent Marteau as Head of Travel Retail Worldwide. He has over 14 years’ experience in the travel retail business.

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.

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.

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.

Hanse Distribution launches swiss smile dental beauty care range inflight

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/08/14

The airline retail supplier has already secured listings for the brand’s Pearl Shine Whitening & Repair Dental Conditioner onboard Swiss, Aeroflot and Virgin Atlantic.

FORMIA to offer Crabtree & Evelyn amenity kit onboard SriLankan Airlines

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/14

FORMIA will offer the airline's Business Class passengers a bespoke, branded tan-coloured canvas pouch containing a selection of Crabtree & Evelyn products.

Origins targets the signs of fatigue with GinZing Refreshing face mask

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/14

The new Origins GinZing Refreshing face mask, available in global travel retail from September, claims to help reduce the signs of fatigue in just ten minutes.

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.

Lancôme updates Absolue L’Extrait with new Elixir-Concentrate

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/08/14

Lancôme is set to extend its ultra-premium anti-ageing Absolue L’Extrait collection with the Regenerating and Renewing Ultimate Elixir-Concentrate.

Bobbi Brown lightens up with Skin Weightless Powder Foundation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/14

The new compact foundation, described as the brand’s most luxurious and lightweight formula to date, will be available from September.

La Prairie extends Platinum collection with new Eye Essence

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/14

La Prairie has created a new anti-ageing treatment for eyes, called Cellular Eye Essence Platinum Rare. It will be available in travel retail worldwide from September.

Origins Powers up Plantscription with new Anti-Aging Serum

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/14

Origins has reformulated its Plantscription Anti-Aging Serum with a new Power version. The global travel retail roll-out begins in September.

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.