Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Friday 12 February 2016


MAC Cosmetics adds three new collections to beauty offer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/02/16

The latest additions to MAC Cosmetics' product offer include the debut make-up collection from designer Zac Posen and a line called Flamingo Park.

The Martin Moodie Interview: “It’s the time for Revlon”, says David Carvalho

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/02/16

In the latest edition of his series, Martin Moodie talks to Revlon Senior Vice-President and General Manager David Carvalho about a new fragrance focus.

Narita reopens renovated 5th Avenue duty free and fashion stores

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/02/16

JAPAN. Two duty free stores and three fashion boutiques in Tokyo Narita Airport’s Terminal 2 reopen after remodelling that allows bigger product ranges.

Essie celebrates 35 years of nail colours with new ‘Viva las Vegas’ set

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/02/16

Four iconic Essie nail varnish colours, including ‘life of the party’ and ‘bikini with a martini', feature in the latest Essie set which is exclusive to travel retail.

Smashbox Cosmetics creates Photo Finish with new Primer Water

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/02/16

The "triple threat" Photo Finish Primer Water is said to be a "lighter, purer, more refreshing" take on Smashbox's original Photo Finish Foundation.

Kiehl's marks Zoolander No. 2 film launch with two skincare sets

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/02/16

Derek Zoolander (Ben Stiller) lends his best "Blue Steel" look to two limited edition skincare sets that celebrate the release of the film Zoolander No. 2.

The Estée Lauder Companies reports "excellent" second quarter results

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/02/16

USA. President and Chief Executive Officer Fabrizio Freda hails "excellent" performance despite currency headwinds and softness in some regions.

L’Oréal Paris creates six on-the-go looks with new make-up sets

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/02/16

Exclusive to travel retail, the six make-up sets comprise three different products in a pouch and are said to provide consumers with a "trendy" look.

The Body Shop opens store with King Power International in Thailand

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/02/16

The 12sq m store at King Power International Group's downtown duty free complex targets Chinese shoppers and offers products exclusive to travel retail.

It's a Miracle: Coty unveils Philosophy full-light protection range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/16

Coty's latest addition to its Philosophy line claims to be the first full-light daily protection product to target UVA, UVB, infra-red and visible light.

SEVA Group to distribute L’Oréal Travel Retail products in the Balkans

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/16

L'Oréal has signed an agreement with SEVA Group for the distribution of its products in the Balkans, marking SEVA's first partnership with a beauty brand.

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.

Bath and body brand Seascape Island Apothecary set to take flight

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/02/16

Seascape Island Apothecary, distributed inflight by Hanse Distribution, has achieved new product listings onboard airberlin, TUIfly and Austrian airlines.

Bobbi Brown introduces ‘good for you’ trio of face masks

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/02/16

Bobbi Brown's latest trio of face masks, available now in travel retail worldwide, claims to reset, restore and re-energise skin's appearance.

Dufry opens Kiehl’s and Urban Decay stores at Denver International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/01/16

USA. Dufry has bolstered the beauty offer at Denver International Airport with the addition of connected Kiehl's and Urban Decay stores in the C Concourse.

Elizabeth Arden launches Eight Hour Cream All-Over Miracle Oil

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/01/16

'Head-to-toe moisturising': Elizabeth Arden has added new, multi-purpose All-Over Miracle Oil to its bestselling Eight Hour Cream range.

Pop Artistry: Clinique paints a rainbow for lips and cheeks

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/01/16

Clinique has extended its Pop range to include three new lip and cheek products, said to provide consumers with a choice of textures, coverage and colours.

La Mer explores new depths with Genaissance de La Mer Serum Essence

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/01/16

Available now at selected travel retail locations, new Serum Essence marks the first treatment within the Genaissance de La Mer collection.

Elizabeth Arden brings spa experience to Copenhagen Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/01/16

Elizabeth Arden is inviting passengers at Copenhagen Airport to discover skin secrets and experience a unique facial at its spa-themed pop-up space.

Rituals amenity kits fly high in Virgin Atlantic Upper Class

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/01/16

A new collaboration between Virgin Atlantic and Rituals Cosmetics will see the brand's amenity bags available to all Virgin Atlantic Upper Class passengers.

It’s a Knockout: Estée Lauder introduces new eye collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/16

The Knockout Eye collection includes two products, an eye liner and mascara, and claims to add intensity to any look. Kendall Jenner stars in the campaign visuals.

Estée Lauder firms up New Dimension Skin Contouring Collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/01/16

Estée Lauder has tightened up its skincare offer with New Dimension Skin Contouring Collection. It comprises three products for eyes, lips and the neck/chest area.

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.

The Moodie Interview: La Prairie and the art of delivering 5-star service

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/01/16

Can skincare make the world a better place? La Prairie's Laurent Marteau believes giving consumers a luxury service can transform the airport retail experience.

Estée Lauder adds 'powerfoil' new mask to Advanced Night Repair range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/01/16

Estée Lauder has created a 'powerful' new product for its Advanced Night Repair line. Said to be the first of its kind, the 'dual-matrix' mask should be used weekly.

MAC Cosmetics creates varied looks with new make-up collections

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/01/16

Create the look you desire: MAC's four new make-up collections feature items for lips, eyes and the face. Colours include pinks, nudes and reds.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics adds Glow with new collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/01/16

Featuring two new limited edition products, the streamlined Bobbi Glow Collection is said to promise natural-looking radiance for the New Year.

Sue Fox named Estée Lauder VP/General Manager Travel Retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/01/16

UK. The Estée Lauder Companies has appointed Sue Fox as Vice President/General Manager Travel Retail Europe, Middle East and Africa.

The Estée Lauder Companies vs Duty Free Americas legal case closed

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/01/16

USA. A major row between the country's biggest travel retailer Duty Free Americas and The Estée Lauder Companies has finally run its course.

Elizabeth Arden gives skin a Superstart with new face product

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/01/16

Cosmetics brand Elizabeth Arden is inviting consumers to embark on a new step in their skincare regimen with the launch of Superstart Skin Renewal Booster.

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.

‘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.

Heinemann launches Urban Decay brand at Copenhagen Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/12/15

L'Oréal Luxe and Gebr Heinemann introduce fast-growing makeup line Urban Decay to Copenhagen Airport, the brand's first airport door in Scandinavia.

Clinique sweetens its travel retail range with Sweet Pots lip product

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/12/15

Sweet Pots, the latest lip product from Clinique available from January, combines a sugar scrub and tinted lip balm in one multi-tasking package.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics unveils new Eye Opening mascara

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/12/15

Magnify your lashes: Bobbi Brown is introducing Eye Opening Mascara, described as its "most dramatic formula for lashes yet", to travel retail in the new year.

Giorgio Armani make-up and fragrance makes Ukraine debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/12/15

L'Oréal Travel Retail has opened the first-ever Giorgio Armani outlet in Ukraine. The space at Kiev Borispol Airport offers make-up and haute couture fragrances.

MAC strikes a chord with Ellie Goulding in latest collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/12/15

MAC Cosmetics has collaborated with singing sensation Ellie Goulding to create a limited-edition make-up collection, based on the pop star's signature looks.

Rituals targets Christmas gifting season with scented Home Collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/12/15

The Home Collection, which comprises fragrance sticks, candles and perfume oils, enables customers to bring the scent of Rituals' body cosmetics into the home.

Sustainability the key as L’Oréal affirms 'sharing beauty with all' mantra

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/12/15

They famously tell us that ‘we’re worth it’ and now L’Oréal affirms that message with an enhanced commitment to the planet, customers and employees.

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.

Interview: Taking the long view with P&G Prestige's Jose Maria Marquiegui

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/12/15

With the Coty merger well under way Clare Austin caught up with P&G Prestige VP Global Marketing Jose Maria Marquiegui to talk about travel retail.

BioMiracle makes debut at FDFA; eyes travel retail growth

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/12/15

US company BioMiracle, which produces face masks for top cosmetics brands, is taking its first steps into travel retail following a "positive" FDFA show.

Clinique locks in lip colour with Quickliner for Lips Intense

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/12/15

"Lips that wow": Clinique has added Quickliner for Lips Intense to its lip product offer, and has launched new shades for Pop Lip Colour + Primer.

Shilla celebrates Christmas with exclusive offers and beauty products

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/12/15

ASIA PACIFIC. The Shilla Duty Free is putting beauty first this Christmas, offering customers a selection of exclusive beauty sets and festive activities.

Shiseido’s next chapter: an illustrious past meets a promising future

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/12/15

Global Travel Retail Marketing Director Elisabeth Jouguelet believes Shiseido has been ‘too shy’ in the past. That's all about to change, she tells Clare Austin.

Celebrating World AIDS Day: MAC AIDS fund reaches US$400 million

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/12/15

INTERNATIONAL. Today (1 December) on World AIDS Day, MAC Cosmetics has revealed that its AIDS Fund has reached the US$400 million milestone.

MAC vamps it up for the party season with Dark Desires make-up range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/12/15

Channelling the gothic look: MAC Cosmetics' latest make-up collection Dark Desires features eight products in rich, dark colours to provide a "sensuous" look.

Smashbox gets photo ready with new foundation and brow products

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/12/15

Smashbox has unveiled a Brow Tech Collection, said to "bring brows back to life", and a Photo Filter Powder Foundation, which claims to blur imperfections.

Clinique introduces All About Oils collection for face and body

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/11/15

Clinique's latest collection, All About Oils, aims to eliminate the myths surrounding oil-based products. The range comprises four items for face and body.