Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Tuesday 23 September 2014

CONFECTIONERY AND FINE FOODS

Butlers Chocolates unveils new gift collections for autumn/winter

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/09/14

A Butlers Limited Edition and a collection of 200g Filled Bars are among the Irish chocolatier’s portfolio for the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes next month.

Mars prepares to unveil category vision at TFWA World Exhibition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/09/14

The confectionery supplier promises a “radically different approach to retailing patterns” as it prepares to reveal a research-based travel retail strategy.

Ritter Sport extends travel retail offer with new items for Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/09/14

A new chocolate cubes range and chocolate bar selection box join Ritter Sport's travel retail exclusive line, on show at next month's TFWA World Exhibition.

Mondelez drives industry collaboration with launch of Trinity Engine

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/09/14

In a major Trinity development, the leading confectionery supplier has launched an app intended to improve partnership across the travel retail value chain.

Mondelez launches new travel retail exclusive Toblerone Crushed Corn

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/09/14

Mondelez WTR is set to launch its latest addition to the Toblerone collection, Toblerone Crushed Corn. The travel retail exclusive is available as a 400g bar.

Duc d’O offers Cochin Duty Free customers the chance to win gold coins

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/09/14

Aldeasa-Alpha Kreol India has launched a Duc d’O promotion offering Cochin Duty Free customers the chance to win gold coins when they purchase the brand.

Harison Chocolates set for global travel retail launch in Dubai this month

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/09/14

The global launch of Harison UK Ltd's new travel retail exclusive Harison Chocolates will be held on 26 September at the InterContinental Dubai Festival City.

Mondelez and WDFG channel Sense of Place with bespoke Cadbury sleeves

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/09/14

Mondelez WTR and World Duty Free Group have launched Cadbury's travel retail exclusive tablet range with ‘Greetings from London’ sleeves at Heathrow T2.

Rausch to present updated single origin chocolate range in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/09/14

The premium German chocolate company will be showcasing its redesigned ‘World of Chocolates’ range, featuring new packaging, at the TFWA World Exhibition.

Lindt taps into passion for fashion with launch of new Lindor Fashion range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/09/14

Lindt will unveil in Cannes its new Lindor Fashion range, which includes a mini-suitcase and two tubes with houndstooth print in red and gold packaging.

Mondelez International releases first well-being progress report

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/09/14

The report details important steps the company has made to meet key well-being metrics in the areas of mindful snacking, sustainability, communities and safety.

Qatar Duty Free hails new Chocology concept at Hamad International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/09/14

QATAR. Qatar Duty Free has hailed the opening of its new Hamad International Airport chocolate concept, Chocology, developed in association with Godiva.

Ferrero drives footfall at Schiphol Airport with Nutella World launch

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/14

Ferrero Travel Market has hailed the success for the recent launch of its Nutella World promotional campaign in partnership with Schiphol Airport Retail this summer.

Harison UK appoints Sweet Garden as global travel retail partner

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/14

Harison UK has named Sweet Garden Travel Retail as its partner for the channel, with a global launch of its new products planned for Dubai later this month.

Lindt highlights bestselling Napolitains with first-ever travel edition exclusive

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/14

Lindt's Assorted Napolitains Travel Edition, the first to be designed with a travel theme, features an aircraft-shaped cut out design and will launch in travel retail in 2015.

Nestlé opens first Nescafé Dolce Gusto boutique at Haitang Bay complex

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/14

Nestlé ITR has expanded its portfolio offer with the opening of a Nescafé Dolce Gusto boutique at the world's largest duty free shopping complex, Haitang Bay.

Ferrero Travel Market appoints Maurizio Cartone as Sales Director

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/14

Maurizio Cartone takes on the role of Sales Director, effective today, replacing Juan Miguel Cabrera who announced his departure from Ferrero last week.

Lindt to focus on Diva range of chocolates at Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/14

Lindt will put its Diva range in the spotlight at next month's TFWA World Exhibition and has revealed a promotional programme to support the collection.

Heinemann Duty Free in exclusive launch of Toblerone Crushed Corn

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/09/14

Heinemann Duty Free has partnered with Mondelez World Travel Retail for the exclusive pre-launch of the new Toblerone variety, Crushed Corn.

Chocolat Frey strengthens regional teams with two new appointments

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/14

Chocolat Frey has appointed new regional sales managers for Europe and Asia Pacific as the brand looks to increase its travel retail presence in those regions.

Juan Miguel Cabrera announces departure from Ferrero Travel Market

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/14

Ferrero Travel Market Sales Director Juan Miguel Cabrera has announced that he is leaving the company after seven years. His last day will be Friday 5 September.

M&M’s brought to life in World Duty Free promotion at London airports

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/09/14

Mars has teamed up with World Duty Free Group in a confectionery promotion that will see giant M&M's characters roaming three London airports until 9 September.

Wonderful Pistachios global travel retail expansion gathers pace

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/08/14

Following Wonderful Pistachios' launch into the travel retail channel in 2012, the US snack nut brand is now available in 38 locations worldwide.

Nestlé and Choc Stop chill to summer sounds with Kit Kat in Malaysia

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/08/14

Nestlé ITR has launched a high-profile Kit Kat campaign with Choc Stop at Kuala Lumpur International Airport offering branded Kit Kat headphones as a GWP.

Ferrero focuses on travel retail with product launches across key brands

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/08/14

Highlights from Ferrero Travel Market's TFWA World Exhibition showcase will include new additions to its Kinder, Nutella, Tic Tac and Ferrero Praline portfolio.

Minted in England set for travel retail debut with new chocolate collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/08/14

British chocolate company Minted in England, founded in 2013, will enter the travel retail channel this autumn with its new range of mint chocolate creams.

Heinemann enters Indonesian travel retail with new Surabaya stores

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/08/14

INDONESIA. Heinemann Asia Pacific opens two new stores - Surabaya Duty Free and Bon Bon Voyage - with Plaza Bali at Juanda International Airport.

Gebr Heinemann partners with Chocolat Frey for exclusive launch

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/14

Gebr Heinemann is partnering exclusively with Swiss chocolate brand Chocolat Frey to promote the company's new personalised Message for You pralines.

Chocolat Frey launches travel retail exclusive personalised chocolates

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/08/14

Chocolat Frey's new travel retail exclusive range of personalised pralines, Message for You, will be presented at the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes.

Focus Network Agencies and Lagardère Services triumph in Changi confectionery tender

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/08/14

SINGAPORE. Success for Focus Network Agencies and LS travel retail in key Changi bid; disappointment for King Power (HK), Lotte, Nuance-Watson and Heinemann.

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport unveils new seasonal additions

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/08/14

FRANCE. Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur (ACA) has further updated its shops and services at Nice Airport, for the peak summer season.

Dreamstore 2014: How the brands rate the world's top travel retailers

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/08/14

INTERNATIONAL. DFS, Nuance, Dubai Duty Free, King Power (Thailand) and Schiphol Airport Retail earned the major plaudits in this year's 'Dreamstore' survey conducted by The Moodie Report.

Duc d’O and Choc Stop push sales at Kuala Lumpur International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/08/14

A high profile promotion for Duc d’O at the Choc Shop outlet at Kuala Lumpur International Airport has resulted in an anticipated +300% increase in sales.

Mondelez completes major overhaul of distribution and supply chain

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/07/14

Mondelez WTR has completed the 14-month consolidation of its distribution centres in Europe, offering retail partners “a step change” in supply chain efficiency.

Nestlé Kit Kat promotion boosts sales at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/07/14

The Branded Headphones activation is part of Nestlé International Travel Retail’s global summer campaign in selected airports in Europe, Asia and Latin America.

Mars ITR launches colourful M&M's Watch promotion for summer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/07/14

The new summer promotion, supported by a US$1,000 prize incentive for shop floor staff, features a colourful M&M's watch as a GWP offer for customers.

Lindt debuts new ‘pick and mix’ concept at Hamad International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/07/14

Lindt has opened its first ‘pick and mix’ shop-in-shop in Middle Eastern travel retail at Hamad International Airport, in partnership with Qatar Duty Free.

Mars, LS travel retail and Aéroports de Paris hail ‘Trinity partnership’

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/07/14

FRANCE. Mars International Travel Retail, LS travel retail and AdP officially opened the “next generation” M&M’s concept store at Paris CDG Terminal 2A on Friday.

Nice Cote d’Azur Airport revamps summer shops and services

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/07/14

FRANCE. Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur has installed new pop-up shops, joined forces with Navibag and created a Nice Access Fast Track pass.

Mondelez drives confectionery footfall at Frankfurt Airport with Toblerone

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/07/14

Mondelez WTR has reported increased spend and footfall through an interactive Toblerone promotion in partnership with Heinemann Duty Free at Frankfurt Airport.

Al Nassma moves into new markets with Gebr Heinemann tie-up

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/06/14

UAE-based camel milk chocolate brand Al Nassma is expanding its presence at duty free outlets worldwide through a new partnership with Gebr Heinemann.

Heinemann Duty Free opens striking walk-through store at Vienna Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/06/14

AUSTRIA. Gebr Heinemann has opened what it says is Austria’s biggest duty free shop in the airside Plaza at Vienna Airport after a major refurbishment.

Kreol Travel Retail launches Sweets of Oman brand at Saudi Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/06/14

Sweets of Oman’s Chiko confectionery brand, sold in over 40 countries, is now available at Saudi Duty Free at Jeddah King Abdulaziz International Airport.

Angry Birds take flight with Heinemann Duty Free Oslo and Fazer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/06/14

NORWAY. Tweets and retweets as a highly successful Angry Birds promotion is repeated for the third consecutive summer by Fazer and Heinemann Duty Free Oslo.

Japanese airport retailers assess downtown tax free regulations

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/06/14

JAPAN. Japanese airport retailers have reacted cautiously to new government legislation designed to double the number of downtown tax-free stores in the country.

Nuance reveals vibrant retail environment at Toronto Airport T1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/06/14

CANADA. Nuance has unveiled one of the most striking new airport retail environments in North America, at Toronto International Airport Terminal 1.

Butlers Chocolates partners Dubai Duty Free in limited edition launch

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/06/14

Butlers Fruit Truffles, the first of a new range of chocolate boxes from the Irish chocolatier, will be available exclusively at Dubai Duty Free outlets in July 2014.

Dubai Duty Free spotlights Lindt Caramel Tube in exclusive launch

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/06/14

Dubai Duty Free is the first travel retailer in the world to launch Lindt's 250g Lindor Caramel Tube, now available exclusively at its duty free stores until 31 December.

Fauchon takes a journey through the Fruit Fiction galaxy this summer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/06/14

Featuring a galaxy theme and fresh, tangy flavours, Fauchon’s Fruit Fiction collection includes chocolates, tea, biscuits, jelly, fruit pastes and a new macaron flavour.

Dufry CEO hails Nuance acquisition as a global powerhouse is born

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/06/14

INTERNATIONAL. Dufry CEO Julián Díaz talks about the impact of the Nuance acquisition, the integration plan and the company's ambitions for category growth.