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Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Thursday 18 September 2014

The Moodie Report Stock Watch 12 September: Hotel Shilla Co Ltd (The Shilla Duty Free), +4.27%       World Duty Free Group: Close 8.49, Change +3.04% 52-week High 11.07; 52-week Low 6.80       Dufry: Close 149.90, Change -0.07%, 52-week High 168.00; 52-week Low 130.90       China International Travel Services (CDFG): Close CNY38.86, Change +0.75%, 52-week High CNY44.29; 52-week Low CNY30.11       Japan Airport Terminal Co: Close ¥4,280, Change +0.47%, 52-week High ¥4,345; 52-week Low ¥1,933       Hotel Shilla Co Ltd (The Shilla Duty Free): Close ₩110,000 Change +4.27%, 52-week High ₩135,500; 52-week Low ₩55,500       Lagardère (Aelia, LS travel retail, Relay ): Close €21.35, Change +3.94% 52-week High €26.58; 52-week Low €18.39       LVMH (DFS Group, Starboard Cruise Services): Close €136.20, Change -0.44%, 52-week High €150.05; 52-week Low €121.00       MISR Duty Free Shops: Close 3.27, Change -0.30%, 52-week High 3.80, 52-week Low 2.70      

Live and online: The Moodie Report Print Edition September 2014

INTERNATIONAL. Welcome to The Moodie Report Print Edition for September, featuring reports from some of the world’s most exciting travel retail markets. Highlights in this issue include include major interviews with China Duty Free Group President Peng Hui and Lotte Duty Free CEO H.K. Lee as well as in-depth examinations of business at two of India's biggest airports

Taiwanese hospitality to the fore as The Trinity Forum kicks off in Taipei

TAIWAN. The Trinity Forum 2014 kicked off in style last night with the Opening Cocktail hosted by Taoyuan International Airport and sponsored by Tasa Meng.

Finavia opts to retain single terminal amid Helsinki Airport expansion

FINLAND. The airport will extend under one roof rather than build a new terminal as it follows its plan to accommodate 20 million passengers by 2020.

European Court rejects Mastercard's final appeal over credit card fees

EUROPE. The Travel Retail Fair Payment Alliance has claimed the decision as a ground breaking success in its fight for fairer transaction fees for the business.

Aéroports de Montréal to call F&B tender for 17 locations

CANADA. The company is preparing to launch an international search for operators for several food & beverage outlets at Montréal-Trudeau Airport.

Heathrow celebrates food-to-go milestone with London parks pod

UK. London Heathrow is bringing the city’s parks to the airport as it celebrates 100% participation by tenants in its food-to-go policy.

Dubai Duty Free wins twice in Gulf Business Industry Awards

UAE. The retailer has been named Retail Company of the Year and UAE Company of the Year in the 2014 instalment of the regional business awards.

World Duty Free CEO to leave as company implements strategy review

INTERNATIONAL. José Maria Palencia will leave this year as the retailer indicates a "new impetus on business development". UPDATED WITH ANALYSIS

The Moodie Blog: Travel Retail Consortium conjures up Animal Magic

There are plenty of party animals in this industry, so the choice of venue for the TRC's annual Business Lunch – London Zoo – was nothing short of inspired.


Nivea harnesses heavenly inspiration for new Zodiac collection

Nivea has created a limited-edition, travel retail exclusive Zodiac collection. There are 12 different tins, to represent each star sign. Only 75,000 pieces are available.

Diesel shows off its untamed elements with Only The Brave Wild

Diesel exhorts consumers to reveal their wild side with the latest addition to its Only The Brave fragrance franchise, called Only The Brave Wild.

Mondelez launches new travel retail exclusive Toblerone Crushed Corn

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.

Luxottica and Heinemann unveil dedicated Ray-Ban corner in Oslo

The supplier and retailer are hoping to follow on from their success at Istanbul Atatürk Airport in February with a second bespoke corner concept for Ray-Ban.

Scorpio Worldwide strengthens watches portfolio in time for Cannes

Scorpio Worldwide will unveil new looks and new lines, including inflight exclusives, for its leading watch collections during the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes.

Travalo to present revamped Milano HD model in Cannes

The Travalo Milano HD, which has been updated to allow consumers to switch between fragrances, will be presented at the TFWA Tax Free World Exhibition.

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