Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Saturday 10 October 2015


MAC Cosmetics makes 'real people' the star of a MACnificent campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/10/15

Real people, not supermodels, are the stars of MAC's Fall 2015 MACnificent Me campaign, encouraging everyone to have fun with make-up.

Forest Essentials opens first store at Delhi International Airport T1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/10/15

INDIA. Delhi International Airport Ltd broadens its consumer offer further as Indian skincare brand Forest Essentials opens its first store in Terminal 1.

Shilla set for big new Singapore and Seoul store openings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/10/15

SINGAPORE/SOUTH KOREA. The Shilla Duty Free is gearing up for next Monday’s Grand Opening of its much-anticipated Duplex Beauty Boutique at Singapore Changi Airport.

Brilliant Idea Cosmetics' You Joue aims to add gloss to airport retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/15

Since making its debut at last year's TFWA World Exhibition, You Joue lipgloss has secured a number of airline listings and now plans to target airport retail.

Clinique gives consumers The Wink with new multi-media platform

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/15

Think. Wink. Not just concerned with skincare and cosmetics, the innovative platform will offer consumers a complete interactive lifestyle site.

Travel treat: Estée Lauder conjures up a liquid that doesn’t spill

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/15

Double Wear Makeup, now available in a compact that makes it ideal for travel, is a product with a difference: the foundation inside is liquid.

Dubai Duty Free and Benefit ‘defend eyelids from unfriendly skies’

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/10/15

UAE. Benefit Cosmetics teams up with Dubai Duty Free for the exclusive regional launch of the brand’s aptly named new product ‘Air Patrol’.

Travel retail to the fore as Revlon unveils new fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/10/15

Love Is On: Revlon has earmarked travel retail as a key priority as it prepares to launch its first fragrance in over a decade at TFWA World Exhibition.

Interview: Moroccanoil steps up the pace in travel retail channel

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/15

Beauty brand Moroccanoil is making strong gains in travel retail as Martin Moodie found out from Vice President, Retail and Travel Retail Sales John Gates.

Passenger movements increase at Heathrow in support of Breast Cancer Awareness

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/10/15

UK. A different kind of passenger movement seen at Heathrow, all in the cause of The Estée Lauder Companies’ Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign.

Mäurer & Wirtz focus on fragrances and skincare for men at Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/10/15

A new Baldessarini Ultimate fragrance will be on show at TFWA World Exhibition, along with grooming products from Tabac and 4711 travel retail exclusive miniatures.

The Moodie Report turns pink to support Breast Cancer Awareness

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/09/15

INTERNATIONAL. "Every Action Counts" is the theme of The Estée Lauder Companies’ 2015 Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign, which launches officially today.

Shiseido creates Global Travel Retail marketing team in Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/09/15

The new operation underlines the group's commitment to the travel retail channel and even includes a travel retail exclusive products Manager.

Toni & Guy styles Britain’s brightest talent at London Fashion Week

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/09/15

Haircare brand Toni & Guy was backstage at the Spring/Summer 16 London Fashion Week, showcasing new looks and products to global media and consumers.

Rituals flies high with new listings onboard major airlines

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/09/15

Take-off: Rituals Cosmetics strengthens its expanding airline business with new listings in the premium cabins of several international carriers.

ARI opens MAC Cosmetics counter at Montréal-Trudeau Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/09/15

CANADA. Aer Rianta International-North America has opened a MAC Cosmetics counter at Montréal Airport, where the retailer manages the duty free business.

Up from the depths: the latest anti-ageing product from 3LAB

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/09/15

US high-tech skincare company 3LAB will introduce its latest product, Anti-Aging Eye Lift, at the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes next month.

Burberry goes live in every sense at Heathrow Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/09/15

A beauty counter offering the full range of Burberry make-up and fragrances has opened in London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5.

Pioneering palette: Bobbi Brown paints the town Greige

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/09/15

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics unveils a new take on the founder’s favourite classic neutrals. And it features a pioneering colour she discovered during a home DIY project.

Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories opens at Auckland Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/09/15

NEW ZEALAND. Lagardère Travel Retail brings Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories to New Zealand with a new store airside at Auckland Airport.

Nivea Travel Retail abandons Europe to focus on other world regions

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/09/15

GERMANY. Brand owner Beiersdorf describes European travel market as being less favourable, prompting the decision to withdraw and focus on other markets.

Lagardère Travel Retail debuts luxury stores at Kunming Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/09/15

CHINA. Lagardère Travel Retail opens a new luxury brands zone at Kunming Changshui International after a commercial upgrade in Departures.

Lotte confirms Chanel exit from Incheon's new beauty line-up

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/09/15

SOUTH KOREA. Lotte Duty Free confirms our August story about Chanel's exit from the retailer's Incheon beauty offer, mirroring a similar exit from Shilla.

Estée Lauder brings a whole New Dimension to travel retail shopping

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

The American beauty house has used Neuroscience testing to measure the physiological and emotional responses of women using the new skincare line.

Puig & World Duty Free join forces in spectacular Heathrow campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

UK. Last week Puig and World Duty Free Group brought the famous faces of Paco Rabanne's Olympéa and Invictus scents to meet passengers at Heathrow T5.

Who let the (Haute) Dogs out? MAC brings canine colours to travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

You couldn't make this up. But MAC can as it serves up Haute Dogs (with relish) and adds sheen to travel retail with dramatic Vamplify range of lip glosses.

Clare Austin joins The Moodie Report as Associate Editor and beauty specialist

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/09/15

INTERNATIONAL. The Moodie Report strengthens its team with the appointment of Clare Austin, a highly experienced beauty-to-fashion writer and editor.

World Duty Free Group opens specialty stores at Miami International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/09/15

USA. World Duty Free and local partner Master ConcessionAir add five branded stores at Miami Airport: MAC, Desigual, Coach, Tumi and Tous.

The Estée Lauder Companies prepares for key launches at Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/09/15

The group will highlight new lines from its portfolio of brands, including Estée Lauder, Clinique, Bobbi Brown and Tommy Hilfiger, during TFWA World Exhibition.

Molton Brown launches latest collections of beauty treatments

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/15

UK. New products include a white truffle hand exfoliator treatment, new fragrances for men and women and a Christmas collection.

LVMH signs up former Apple Music executive to head digital ‘ecosystem’

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/09/15

FRANCE. Ian Rogers was previously Senior Director at Apple following the company's acquisition of Beats Music, where he was CEO.

ARI seeks senior buying managers amid global corporate restructure

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/08/15

IRELAND. Aer Rianta International has launched a recruitment drive for global category managers, advertising the opportunities through The Moodie Report.

YSL Beauté targets Chinese travellers with DFS T Galleria Hong Kong counter

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/08/15

YSL Beauté Travel Retail Asia Pacific opened its latest counter at DFS T Galleria Hong Kong, Causeway Bay, on 23 August, targeting young Chinese travellers.

Shilla Duty Free prepares big openings in Seoul, Incheon and Changi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/08/15

SOUTH KOREA. As business recovers from MERS and the Changi perfumes & cosmetics concession improves, The Shilla Duty Free is optimistic mood for the future.

Lagardère Travel Retail and Aelia Duty Free celebrate the Summer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/15

EUROPE. It's time to ‘Enjoy Summer’ at Aelia Duty Free shops in France (excluding Paris) and Europe, with a a flurry of low prices and multi-buy offers.

Korean beauty brand Hera pops up in Hong Kong with T Galleria by DFS

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/08/15

HONG KONG. The rise and rise of Korean celebrity-related culture has been key to the success of Korean beauty brand Hera, just launched at T Galleria by DFS.

Currency fluctuations hit Estée Lauder travel retail revenues

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/08/15

USA. Decrease is attributed to the “impact of accelerated orders and softness of some key foreign currencies affecting the mix of travellers and their consumption”.

The Moodie Online Interview: Dree Hemingway captures the spirit of Chloé

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/08/15

As Coty prepares to introduce its new Chloé Eau de Toilette. The Moodie Report meets Dree Hemingway, the brand’s latest fragrance face.

Coach and MAC Cosmetics outlets open at Chicago O’Hare Terminal 2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/15

USA. A ribbon-cutting ceremony marks the addition of new fashion and beauty stores to the Chicago O'Hare International Terminal 2 retail offer.

Estée Lauder Companies 'pleased' with Duty Free Americas legal ruling

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/15

USA. "The verdict confirms two previous decisions... as the leader in global prestige beauty, we remain committed to growing the travel retail channel," says Lauder travel retail boss Olivier Bottrie.

Wellington Global eyes international growth for its key brands

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/08/15

The Australian company has secured airline listings for its BeeBio Manuka Honey and Bee Venom skincare lines and will highlight its Pica LéLa jewellery in Cannes.

LS travel retail Pacific to open four new speciality concepts at Melbourne Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/08/15

AUSTRALIA. LS travel retail Pacific is preparing a strong presence with four speciality stores at Melbourne Airport’s Terminal 4, which opens later this month.

Appeals court denies Duty Free Americas challenge in Lauder case

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/08/15

USA. A long-running dispute between the country's biggest beauty supplier and one of its leading travel retailers continues to rumble on.

Miley Cyrus returns as MAC maintains leadership on HIV/AIDS

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/08/15

MAC has long been in the vanguard of the fight against HIV/AIDS and it steps up that commitment with two Viva Glam launches, fronted again by Miley Cyrus.

LVMH-owned Sephora makes global airport debut with Abu Dhabi Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/08/15

UAE. Abu Dhabi Duty Free, in partnership with DFS, is opening two Sephora pop-up stores, the first ever at an airport for the LVMH-owned beauty specialist.

LS travel retail Pacific to bring Bath & Body Works to Australia

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/07/15

AUSTRALIA. LS travel retail Pacific will debut beauty and fragrance brand Bath & Body Works at Sydney Airport’s domestic Terminal 2 later this year.

Alibaba Group and Unilever sign strategic partnership agreement

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/07/15

CHINA. Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba has joined forces with Unilever China, to deliver a better shopping experience to the region's key consumer.

JCDecaux partners with Clarins for Hong Kong Airport 3D display

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/07/15

HONG KONG. JCDecaux Transport has partnered with Airport Authority Hong Kong and Clarins to deliver the tallest product display yet at Hong Kong International.

MAC Cosmetics enhances eye and lip portfolio with new launches

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/07/15

MAC Cosmetics is poised to launch the new Upward Lash mascara, and reintroduce Veluxe Pearlfusion, Patentpolish and Cremesheen Pearl.

Tom Ford Beauty goes back to black to create new feminine fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/07/15

Tom Ford Beauty has created a feminine complement for its Tom Ford Noir fragrance. Tom Ford Noir Pour Femme is rolling out into travel retail this month.