Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Saturday 25 October 2014

CONFECTIONERY AND FINE FOODS

Mondelez WTR to invest in Milka range with a focus on sharing segment

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/10/14

Mondelez World Travel Retail (WTR) will focus on the sharing segment in 2015 with new packaging designs and products for its Milka tablet range.

Al Nassma gains first Asian travel retail listing at Kuala Lumpur International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/10/14

The UAE-based camel milk chocolate brand has secured its first listing in Asian travel retail with The Valiram Group at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

Nuance drives customer engagement with Lindt tasting at Zürich Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/10/14

The Lindt tasting activation which took place earlier this month saw staff from the Lindt & Sprüngli Global Duty Free team taking on the role of Master Chocolatier.

Airport Authority Hong Kong tenders Chinese-themed food stores

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/10/14

HONG KONG. Airport Authority Hong Kong has called a tender for three concessions in the East Hall offering Chinese food & delicatessen items.

Duc d’O launches new gifting concepts as it renews focus on travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/10/14

Riding on the success of its brand renewal last year, Duc d’O has introduced new gift and luxury bags and has revised its value pack to a ‘3 + 1 free’ multi-pack.

Mars ITR to spotlight product novelties and activations for 2015 in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/14

Mars International Travel Retail will present its major new strategy positioning as well as new products and activations for 2015 at the TFWA World Exhibition.

Mondelez combines Marabou and Oreo in new travel retail exclusive tablet

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/10/14

Mondelez has launched Marabou Oreo, the newest line extension to its Marabou travel retail exclusive tablet range after the successful Marabou Black launch in 2013.

Leonidas expands Disney collection with new assortment for Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/10/14

The Belgian chocolatier will present a new Napolitains assortment featuring popular Disney characters and a new tablet multi-pack at the TFWA World Exhibition.

World Duty Free Group reveals vibrant new retail arena at Glasgow Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/10/14

UK. “This new store has delivered the ‘wow factor’ and more choice than ever before for passengers," says Glasgow Airport Managing Director Amanda McMillan.

Godiva maintains strong focus on travel retail as it launches new Tendresses

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/14

Godiva reaffirms its commitment to travel retail with the launch of the Tendresses gift box and other novelties at the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes this month.

Hershey to share global research findings and category vision in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/14

The Hershey Company is planning to share the findings from its recent global research study conducted by Counter Intelligence Retail at the TFWA World Exhibition.

Stoli and Favarger launch exclusive cross-brand promotion at Zurich Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/14

The activation - the biggest for Stoli with The Nuance Group - encouraged travellers to experience the synergy between Stoli Chocolat Razberi and Favarger chocolates.

Dufry and Hershey launch new Reese's display drive at Newark Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/10/14

The Hershey Company, in partnership with Dufry, has launched a new window display at Newark International Airport Terminal C1 focusing on Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.

Lindt expands bestselling Silver Tablet range with new travel retail exclusive

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/10/14

The new product featuring Lindt dark chocolate, whole almonds and a touch of crystal sea salt will be presented at this month’s TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes.

Guylian to unveil new flavours and travel retail exclusive tins in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/10/14

Guylian will introduce travel retail exclusive tins of Sea Horse Chocolates and Perlines and new designs and fillings for its Opus range at the TFWA World Exhibition.

Sweet Garden Travel Retail marks official duty free launch of Harison

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/10/14

Harison UK, in partnership with Sweet Garden Travel Retail, last week launched its eponymous brand of premium chocolates exclusively in global travel retail.

'The best in the UK': WDF store wins Stansted Airport plaudits

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/09/14

UK. “Our best execution ever.” "A massive milestone." “Our most commercial layout ever.” “The biggest and the best.” WDF Group opens a breakthrough, walk-through store at Stansted.

Cadbury unveils new ‘Sense of Place’ strategy and product novelties for 2015

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/09/14

Cadbury will launch a new ‘Sense of Place’ communications strategy at key airports, as well as redesigned pouch and bag formats and a new travel retail exclusive pack.

Kusmi Tea channels its Russian roots with limited-edition Christmas tea

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/09/14

The luxury tea company has created a new limited-edition tea for the festive season and will present it at next month's TWFA World Exhibition.

Perfetti Van Melle banks on Disney appeal with Minnie Mouse Chupa Chups

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/09/14

Perfetti Van Melle will present at the TFWA World Exhibition its new Chupa Chups Minnie Mouse range following its recent licence acquisition of the Disney character.

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen activation drives KitKat sales surge for Nestlé ITR

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/09/14

Nestlé International Travel Retail has reported a triple-digit increase in sales of KitKat during a recent activation with Setur at Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport.

The Hershey Company adds new exclusives to gifting and snacking range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/09/14

Hershey will showcase new product novelties, including two travel exclusives developed based on insights-driven research, at the TFWA World Exhibition.

Lindt to roll out 2015 seasonal promotions for Lindor in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/09/14

Autumn and spring 2015 promotions centre on travel-exclusive Lindor tubes offering flavours to complement the seasons while creating a strong POS impression.

Neuhaus to spotlight chocolate novelties at TFWA World Exhibition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/09/14

Chocolate company Neuhaus will present two new collections at next month's show - including one range designed to be eaten with whisky.

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.