Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Tuesday 24 May 2016


TFWA/APTRA 'China's Century' conference begins in sumptuous style

Published: 05/03/13

Source: ©The Moodie Report

By Martin Moodie in Beijing

CHINA. ‘China’s Century: The Fast Pace of Change in China Duty Free & Travel Retail’, the TFWA/APTRA-organised conference on Chinese travel retail, began in sumptuous style on Tuesday night with an Opening Cocktail at the magnificent Imperial Ancestral Temple Taimiao in Beijing..

The historic site stands just outside the Forbidden City. During the Ming and Qing Dynasties sacrificial ceremonies were held on the most important festival occasions in honor of the imperial family's ancestors.

The conference begins on Wednesday in the Beijing Hotel, Beijing, China and has attracted a strong and diverse line-up.

We'll bring you news from the conference as it unfolds.

Conference guests were privileged to be hosted at the magnificent Imperial Ancestral Temple Taimiao in Beijing
(PIctured from left) Mark Riches, Retail Consultant; Jonathan Holland, Jonathan Holland & Associates; King Power Group's Ayub Khan, one of the great pioneers of Chinese travel retail; Mackintosh Feng, Orient King Power
In a nice touch, delegates sang Happy Birthday to Travel Markets Insider's popular Publisher and Editor Lois Pasternak