Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Thursday 05 May 2016


Revlon to highlight best US sellers to TFWA Asia Pacific buyers

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 04/05/16

The company will present its Revlon Ultra HD Matte Lipcolor and Ultimate All-in-One Mascara as it eyes further distribution opportunities in Asia Pacific.

Unilever brand Nexxus aims to bring hair back to life in Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 04/05/16

The Nexxus New York Salon Care range, featuring eight regimens based on restorative haircare, targets normal, dry, weak, frizzy and damaged hair.

Coty celebrates 20th anniversary of Philosophy’s Amazing Grace

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 03/05/16

To mark the occasion, a limited-edition platinum collection has been created, featuring the return of some old Philosophy favourites.

Philosophy breathes new life into oxygenating skincare range

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 03/05/16

Two new products in Philosophy’s Take a Deep Breath collection, available from July in Asia Pacific, claim to deliver an oxygen boost directly to the skin.

Shiseido Travel Retail and DFS host exclusive Clé de Peau Beauté event

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 03/05/16

Taking place on 29 April, the event offered DFS Group's Prestige and Diamond customers the chance to experience Clé de Peau Beauté's La Crème and Synactif.

Aiming to Excel: Welcome return to travel retail for Art Miller

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 30/04/16

Art Miller, the long-time driving force in travel retail of US beauty house Revlon, is returning to the business with his own company, Excel Brand Solutions.

Estée Lauder Travel Retail packs a full beauty bag for Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 29/04/16

From skincare and make-up to fragrance, beauty giant Estée Lauder is set to highlight its best features at next month’s TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition.

Toni & Guy illuminates Singapore show with new look packaging

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 28/04/16

Toni & Guy will be 'hairing' around the exhibition with new products and revamped packaging designed to help customers navigate more easily through its offer.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics nourishes lips with new Oil-Infused Shine

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 27/04/16

A 'modern take on lipstick': new Nourishing Lip Color Oil-Infused Shine claims to make lips softer, smoother and plumper, even after being taken off.

Diego dalla palma aims to bring Italian glamour to Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 25/04/16

The Italian cosmetics brand, which is making its debut at next month's Asia Pacific show, will have a make-up artist present on its stand to offer tutorials.

Spongellé scrubs up for Singapore with body wash-infused buffers

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 25/04/16

The brand is looking to transform customers' shower experience with a selection of body wash-infused buffers and sponges, including ones for men and kids.

In memoriam: A sad farewell to Hilde Van Den Eede of Coty Prestige

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 22/04/16

With deep sorrow we report the passing of Hilde Van Den Eede, Coty Prestige's Director Trade Operations & Public Relations Travel Retail & Export.

Moroccanoil goes supersize with haircare ahead of Singapore showcase

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 21/04/16

For the first time, Moroccanoil will launch key full-size haircare products, previously only available in salons, into travel retail markets worldwide.

Wellington brings ‘Enchanted’ jewellery and skincare offer to Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 19/04/16

Look out for Utopia and Enchanted lines from jewellery brand Pica LéLa and new Nectar Face & Neck Serum from skincare brand BeeBio.

Lancôme Paris shakes things up with new generation Juicys

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 18/04/16

It's a cocktail of colours that should not only stir but shake the market. After the phenomenal success of Juicy Tubes, Lancôme unveil its next generation lip oil.

'One Shiseido, one travel retail’ – beauty group unifies operations

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 15/04/16

“A rebirth of the Shiseido Group in travel retail.” The Japanese beauty giant creates a unified travel retail division for its cosmetics & fragrances arms.

Estée Lauder and Victoria Beckham partner for make-up collection

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 15/04/16

Estée Lauder is spicing up its make-up offer for autumn 2016 thanks to a new collaboration with former pop star turned fashion designer Victoria Beckham.

MAC Cosmetics brings a beauty bounty back from the future

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 15/04/16

MAC Cosmetics invites consumers to join it on an out-of-this-world make-up journey with a number of new launches hitting travel retail this month.

Italy meets Mexico in Formia’s latest airline collaboration

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 14/04/16

Formia has announced that from Summer 2016 it will supply Aeromexico with specially designed Boggi Milano amenity kit bags for business class passengers.

Revlon promotes David Carvalho and Jerusa Moura to senior positions

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 14/04/16

David Carvalho assumes the role of Senior Vice President Revlon Consumer International, while Jerusa Moura is promoted to Global Travel Retail Director.

MAC commemorates singer Selena Quintanilla with make-up range

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 13/04/16

Como La Flor Lipstick is the first product to be unveiled in the MAC Selena make-up collection, designed in honour of the late American singer.

Origins and Dr Andrew Weil clean up with anti-pollution skincare

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 12/04/16

"Pollution protection is the new suncare": Origins has launched the Mega-Defense range, comprising two products, in partnership with Dr Andrew Weil.

Sun and luxury make up new Tom Ford Private Blend products

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 12/04/16

Soleil Blanc, the latest creation from the high-end fragrance line, is complemented by the Tom Ford Soleil Color Collection, which comprises 13 items.

L’Oréal Travel Retail announces the opening of first DermaCenter in Japan

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 07/04/16

The expansion of L’Oréal’s DermaCenters continues apace with three openings since the beginning of 2016 - with new locations in Japan, Cambodia and Thailand.

Maybelline makes it happen for Millennials with New York collection

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 07/04/16

Maybelline has launched a New York-inspired travel retail exclusive collection as part of what it says is a new brand strategy to "completely reinvent itself".

Rituals launches on-the-go product packs exclusively in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 05/04/16

Specifically created for travel use, the pouch contents were decided based on asking Rituals users via social media what they would find useful.

Zika virus creates increased demand for MosquitNo products

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/04/16

All-natural insect repellent company MosquitNo has announced its appearance at this year’s TFWA show in Singapore following a boom in sales.

Guerlain make-up line launches at Nice Airport’s Aelia Duty Free store

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 04/04/16

The La Petite Robe Noire line currently features in a digital space at the Lagardére Travel Retail outlet, where free flash make-up sessions are being offered.

Flo Accessories adds USB shaver and perfume bracelet to product offer

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 01/04/16

The Flo Women’s USB Shaver claims to operate for two weeks on just one charge, while the Scento perfume bracelet features slow release technology.

FORMIA takes luxury label Chopard to the OpenSkies

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/03/16

FORMIA has announced a deal to supply Paris-based airline OpenSkies with Chopard amenity kits for its transatlantic business class passengers.

Lotte Duty Free welcomes Jo Malone London to Guam Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/03/16

GUAM. A 'Discovery Table, ‘Tasting Bar’, and ‘Fragrance Combining’ are all part of the allure at Lotte Duty Free Guam's newest airport boutique.

Calling all Trekkies: MAC Cosmetics unveils Star Trek make-up range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/03/16

Featuring 25 products, the make-up range of "cosmically charged hues" celebrates each of Star Trek’s powerful women and the franchise's 50th anniversary.

Fukuoka Duty Free Tenjin readies for landmark downtown opening on 1 April

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/03/16

JAPAN. Kyushu’s first downtown duty free store opens on Friday; The Moodie Report’s Peter Dowling reports on location from Fukuoka Mitsukoshi.

Lancaster shines on 70th anniversary with Full Light Technology

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/03/16

Coty-owned Lancaster is marking its 70th anniversary with the launch of new technology, which has been developed to protect skin against the full light spectrum.

Rodial appoints Scorpio Worldwide as global inflight distributor

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/03/16

Luxury skincare brand Rodial has announced a partnership with Scorpio Worldwide for the global travel retail inflight distribution of nine of its products.

Clinique goes 'in the Nude' with new Chubby Foundation Stick

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/03/16

The latest addition to Clinique's Chubby family is a dual-function moisturising cream stick foundation which claims to be portable and mess-free.

Bahrain Duty Free adds Benefit Cosmetics amid Departures renovation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/03/16

Benefit Cosmetics is the first of a number of new brands set to roll out in the beauty category during 2016 as part of Bahrain Duty Free’s refurbishment programme.

Picture Gallery: Orient King Power adds fashion allure at Shanghai Pudong

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/03/16

CHINA. Orient King Power, part of King Power Group (HK), boosts its domestic presence at Shanghai Pudong with an impressive array of openings.

Delhi Duty Free launches ‘Glam Fest’ at Indira Gandhi International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/03/16

INDIA. The two-month campaign at Delhi Indira Gandhi T3 highlights a range of fragrances, cosmetics and skincare and offers up to -50% discounts on some lines.

Mandarina Duck makes debut on Brussels Airlines with FORMIA

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/03/16

Guest amenity specialist FORMIA is now providing two different onboard amenity kits, presented in a Mandarina Duck bag, to Brussels Airlines passengers.

Nicolas Piquereau named AmorePacific Senior VP Global Travel Retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/03/16

SOUTH KOREA. Piquereau joins AmorePacific Group from Clarins Group, where he worked for 14 years in a number of senior travel retail positions.

Picture Gallery: Shinsegae Duty Free reveals striking new Busan store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/03/16

SOUTH KOREA. Stunning images from Shinsegae Duty Free's new downtown store in Busan, opened on 1 March at the spectacular Shinsegae Centum City.

Clinique protects and perfects with new Mineral Powder Makeup

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/03/16

SPF 30 Mineral Powder Makeup for Face is said to protect skin against environmental aggressors and harmful UVA/UVB rays, as well as cover imperfections.

Lagardère Travel Retail extends Gold Coast footprint with MAC outlet

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/03/16

AUSTRALIA. Lagardère Travel Retail has opened a 25sq m MAC unit at Gold Coast Airport, offering the brand's cosmetics, make-up tools and foundations.

Clinique goes blemish-free with Stay-Matte Universal Blotting Powder

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/03/16

Housed in a compact with thin sponge, new Stay-Matte Universal Blotting Powder claims to reduce shine and give a natural, perfected finish to any skin tone.

Tom Ford Beauty gets fashion forward with Runway Colour SS16 collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/03/16

Inspired by the reflective textures of the designer's SS16 womenswear collection, Tom Ford's colour collection channels a high shine, disco-decadent look.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics goes nude with new Illuminating Powder

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/03/16

Nude Finish Illuminating Powder compact features six shades of skin-tone correct highlighting powder and is said to provide the perfect "no make-up" make-up look.

Origins goes green with new Foaming Deep Cleansing Mask

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/03/16

By All Greens Foaming Deep Cleansing Mask claims to detox and deeply cleanse skin through a combination of antioxidants including spirulina, spinach and green tea.

Lancôme collaborates with Sonia Rykiel for Fall 2016 make-up range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/03/16

The Fall 2016 make-up collection by Maison Lancôme and fashion designer Sonia Rykiel, Sonia Rykiel x Lancôme, channels "vibrant, liberated femininity".

Actress Isabella Rossellini rejoins Maison Lancôme as a muse

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/03/16

33 years after becoming the very first face of Maison Lancôme, Italian actress Isabella Rossellini is rejoining the French beauty house as a muse.