Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Wednesday 16 April 2014


DFS Group delivers stunning fragrance showcase in Abu Dhabi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/04/14

ABU DHABI. The inaugural Masters of Fragrances event, and the groundbreaking Fragrances by DFS boutique, were both unveiled in Abu Dhabi last week.

Swarovski brand lolaandgrace builds travel retail presence

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/04/14

lolaandgrace reveals plans for launch with World Duty Free at London Heathrow Terminal 5 and other retail locations in Europe as well as new airline listings.

Aer Lingus renews inflight retail offer with Boutique launch

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/04/14

IRELAND. The airline has rebranded its inflight offer and added 80 new products to the Boutique range, including several from Irish suppliers.

Travel Retail Solutions expands airline presence for Artisan Beads

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/14

Specialist industry marketing and distribution company Travel Retail Solutions is expanding the presence of Artisan Beads in the airline business.

Links of London opens store at London City Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/04/14

The UK jewellery retailer has replaced Gassan in high-profile location following a competitive tender process at the East London airport.

Buckley Jewellery set to make first Baselworld 2014 appearance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/03/14

UK-based Buckley Jewellery's Attwood & Sawyer, Buckley London and Bouton brands will debut at Baselworld 2014, which opens its doors on 27 March.

Metalsmiths Sterling opens first US airport location in Pittsburgh

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/03/14

The Canadian luxury brand of sterling silver jewellery has opened a 634sq ft store at the Airmall in Pittsburgh Airport’s newly renovated Center Core.

lola&grace gains in travel retail, makes Americas show debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/03/14

Swarovski Group's fashion jewellery brand announces airport and airline retail listings as well as its first-ever appearance at Duty Free Show of the Americas.

Pandora appoints David Butler as In-Flight Sales Director

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/03/14

The travel retail arm of the Danish jewellery supplier has announced the appointment of David Butler as its new In-Flight Sales Director, effective 1 April.

Toscow launches four new designs under Prima Donna collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/03/14

Australian jeweller has launched its latest collection into travel retail featuring four new designs: tiara, handbag, high heel and Champagne glass.

Fervor Montréal takes on Baselworld 2014 with new jewellery collections

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/02/14

Following the IAADFS show in Orlando, Fervor Montréal will attend the Baselworld 2014 watch and jewellery show with two new collections, Mosaique and Duchess.

Stroili adds new inflight listings; seeks to expand airport retail presence

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/02/14

Italian jewellery brand Stroili has added five new airlines to its inflight portfolio of listings and says it is looking to partner with more airport retailers in 2014.

Áreas adds five retail outlets at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/02/14

USA. Among the new locations at the world's busiest airport are a third Swarovski boutique, a sunglasses outlet and a modern convenience store.

Airmall USA adds Erwin Pearl luxury jewellery at Pittsburgh International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/02/14

USA. The 500sq ft store in the airside Center Core area of the airport offers a range of designer pieces and fashionable jewellery.

Buckley London to take heart-themed jewellery collections to Orlando

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/02/14

Buckley London will launch two new jewellery collections – Key to Your Heart and Sweetheart – at the IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas next month.

Fervor Montréal to unveil travel exclusive love lock set in Orlando

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/14

Called Forever Yours and available in rhodium, rose gold and gold plating, the set features a unisex key pendant that can be used to lock and unlock the bangle.

Pure Gold jewellery sales surge by +15% at Abu Dhabi International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/02/14

UAE. Leading jewellery travel retailer Pure Gold recorded a +15% surge in sales at Abu Dhabi Duty Free outlets in 2013 compared to a year earlier.

Auckland Airport to launch duty free RFP in July; Lucy Thomas to lead tender

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/01/14

NEW ZEALAND. Auckland Airport, the country’s biggest gateway and the second-busiest airport in Australasia, is to put its duty free business out to tender in July.

Bouton launches new Riviera collection as it prepares for Orlando

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/01/14

The premium sterling silver jewellery brand will present its newly launched Riviera collection at the IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas this March.

Cartier promotes Michael Guenoun to Managing Director Travel Retail Asia

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/01/14

Cartier has promoted Michael Guenoun to the role of Managing Director Travel Retail Asia, effective 1 January. He joined the company in 2005.

Welsh company Clogau celebrates flagship store opening in Cardiff

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/01/14

UK. Welsh gold jewellery brand Clogau has opened its first UK flagship store, in St David’s Dewi Sant Shopping Centre, Cardiff, South Wales.

Airports Company South Africa issues OR Tambo speciality retail tenders

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/01/14

SOUTH AFRICA. The company has issued a request for bids for 13 stores at Johannesburg Airport, including jewellery, electronics and foreign exchange.

Misaki celebrates Valentine’s Day with release of pearl jewellery gifts

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/01/14

New gift sets focus on a Valentine’s Day theme and include Misaki’s trademark pearls showcased within necklaces, pendants, earrings and a bracelet.

Pandora adds a touch of romance with heart-shaped stones for Valentine's

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/01/14

Pnadora’s Valentine’s Collection 2014 features new faceted heart-shaped stones for its sterling silver pavé ball charm, in pink and white cubic zirconia.

Pure Gold Jewellers records surging sales at Abu Dhabi Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/12/13

UAE. Pure Gold Jewellers has reported a +50% leap in sales at its three Abu Dhabi Duty Free stores in November, compared to the same month last year.

Nuance opens Bulgari stores at Zürich and London Heathrow airports

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/12/13

UK/SWITZERLAND. The decade-long partnership between retailer and brand will continue with another boutique opening at Heathrow Terminal 2 next year.

Swarovski dazzles Hong Kong International with 15m Christmas tree

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/11/13

Swarovski has partnered JCDecaux Transport in creating a Christmas tree decorated with over a million Swarovski crystals at Hong Kong International Airport.

Toscow opens flagship boutique with Nuance at Sydney Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/11/13

AUSTRALIA. The shop-in-shop location was opened last month in Terminal 1’s SYD Tax & Duty Free store and features Toscow's full range of opal jewellery.

Pandora continues expansion drive with boutique at Zürich Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/11/13

Danish jewellery brand Pandora opens a new outlet with The Nuance Group at Zürich Airport as part of broader mandate to reach 195 store openings in 2013.

Phantasya seeks partners to make airport retail dreams a reality

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/11/13

The Swiss brand made its Cannes debut last month, seeking partnerships with airport retailers to sell its affordable range of fashion jewellery.

Sydney Airport and Nuance unveil new jewellery boutiques in Terminal 1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/11/13

AUSTRALIA. Sydney Airport's new jewellery precinct, located in Nuance’s SYD Tax & Duty Free store, features brands such as Toscow, Kailis and Cerrone.

Art & Fragrance creates Lalique pop-up boutique at Heathrow T5

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/11/13

Art & Fragrance follows up a landmark TFWA Exhibition with the creation of a Lalique pop-up shop at Heathrow T5, in partnership with World Duty Free Group.

Brosway Italia unveils a new merchandising concept at Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/10/13

The Italian fashion jewellery brand highlights its shop-in-shop design and introduces a tower developed to assist jewellery sales in duty free.

Fashion jewellery brand Cayoo makes its debut at Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/10/13

The Cayoo fashion jewellery line featuring Swarovski crystals was founded by Thomas Prantl, formerly in marketing management with Swarovski Consumer Goods.

DFASS boosts Singapore Airlines inflight business with key activities

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/10/13

SINGAPORE. Leading inflight concessionaire DFASS Group has run a series of activities aimed at motivating crew and building KrisShop sales.

Swarovski's lola&grace set to make its travel retail debut in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/13

lola&grace, Swarovski's new in-house fashion jewellery brand, is making its travel retail debut at the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes, targeting women in their 20s.

Dyrberg/Kern launches Designers’ Limited line into travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/10/13

Designers’ Limited is a range of designer items characterised by the Danish design duo’s love for “extravagant jewellery and outrageous creativity”.

Fervor Montréal brings a blend of modern and classic to Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/10/13

Fervor Montréal will showcase its jewellery collections, which range from contemporary designs to vintage styles, at the TFWA World Exhibition this month.

Toscow gets ready to fly into Cannes on Enchanted Wings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/09/13

The Australian jeweller will launch its latest collection which embodies the carefree spirit of the butterfly during next month’s TFWA World Exhibition.

Frey Wille brings Russian culture to the TFWA World Exhibition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/09/13

The Austrian enamel jewellery specialist has launched a new collection inspired by the culture-rich country called Passionate Russia, which will be shown in Cannes.

Flo unites fashion and fragrance in new fragrance jewellery collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/09/13

Flo Accessories expects the new fragrance jewellery collection featuring its patented AbsorbPearls system to be a "real game changer" for the travel retail industry.

Helsinki hails new watch and jewellery stores and transit traffic growth

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/09/13

FINLAND. The two new Finngold-operated stores are a boost to the commercial offer at Helsinki Airport, which saw good growth in international transit traffic this summer.

Pica LéLa to focus on colour contrast and individuality in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/09/13

Pica LéLa will launch three new lines spotlighting bold contrasts between colours ranging from subtle opaque pastel tones and muted rose tints to a bold azure blue.

Misaki celebrates the purity of pearls with new Pearlity collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/09/13

The Monte Carlo-based company is showcasing its expertise as a pearl jewellery brand with the launch of the new Pearlity collection in Cannes.

Record sales growth for Pure Gold Jewellers at Abu Dhabi Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/09/13

UAE. Gold jewellery sales were up by +32% in the first half of 2013, driven by a traffic surge at Abu Dhabi International Airport and a drop in gold prices.

Dyrberg/Kern to exhibit largest assortment to date in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/13

Dyrberg/Kern will introduce 12 new styles across the jewellery, watch and 925 sterling silver categories, including travel retail exclusives.

Gerzon Duty Free secures new Guess Jewellery inflight listings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/13

Gerzon Duty Free has achieved listings for Guess Jewellery’s exclusive inflight collection onboard LAN Airlines and United Airlines, effective October.

Buckley London to launch new collections in rose gold in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/09/13

Buckley London will unveil a new rose gold line at the TFWA World Exhibition, alongside its Four Ever and Infinity collections of interchangeable earrings.

Coty extends Chloé portfolio with Ally fragrance pendant

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/08/13

From this autumn, Chloé’s signature Eau de Parfum will be available in a solid version, presented in a silver, limited-edition necklace.

Pandora to introduce first inflight exclusive travel charm

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/08/13

Jewellery brand Pandora is poised to boost its travel collection with its first inflight exclusive charm, available onboard selected airlines from 2 September.