Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Tuesday 24 May 2016

Destination Merchandise

ATÜ Duty Free showcases local Bodrum products in new concept store

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 23/05/16

The 140sq m store in the Domestic Terminal at Milas-Bodrum Airport sells a diverse array of local products ranging from hand loom towels and bathrobes to Turkish Delight.

Guadeloupe Airport calls duty free, F&B and other commercial tenders

Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 05/04/16

GUADELOUPE. Guadeloupe Pôle Caraïbes Airport Company has called for Expressions of Interest in a series of tenders from duty free to food & beverage.

Ever Rich launches porcelain monkey jars; hosts celebrity art exhibition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/03/16

TAIWAN. The Taiwanese retailer has created limited edition porcelain jars for the Year of the Monkey and invited local celebrities to decorate their own jar.

‘An oasis of luxury and calm’ – DFS celebrates Cambodian debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/03/16

CAMBODIA. Products from Cambodia’s top artisans plus an impressive array of international brands mark the new T Galleria by DFS, Angkor.

Japan Duty Free Ginza adds high-end watch boutique to luxury line-up

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/03/16

JAPAN. Recently opened downtown duty free store Japan Duty Free Ginza is to add a seven-brand upscale watch boutique to its ambitious retail offer this week.

Melbourne Airport to build on strong T4 results with major T2 airside revamp

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/02/16

AUSTRALIA. With its new domestic T4 complete, Melbourne Airport is now devising a luxury makeover for its international Terminal 2 airside.

Hyderabad International opens ‘Chumbak’ destination goods store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/16

INDIA. The destination merchandise brand from Bangalore makes its travel retail debut with a store in the Domestic Terminal at Rajiv Gandhi Airport.

Riyada and Muscat Duty Free sign key MOU to support Omani businesses

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/11/15

OMAN. The MOU represents an important commitment to small & medium businesses in Oman, and will offer an excellent showcase for local artisans.

Lagardère Travel Retail unveils 'Quintessentially Tasmanian' store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/11/15

AUSTRALIA. "The store is designed to stand proudly as the heart of Tasmania, and its offer will be new and innovative," says Development Director Paul Ryan.

Changi traffic edges ahead in June as new outlets open

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/07/15

SINGAPORE. June was the busiest month of the year to date for Changi with some 4.7 million passengers using the airport, boosted by rebounding Thai traffic.

ARI opens Official Rugby World Cup store at Dublin Terminal 1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/07/15

IRELAND. Aer Rianta International has opened Ireland’s only Official Rugby World Cup store in The Loop at Dublin Airport Terminal 1.

'We'll answer Ireland's call': Aer Rianta International goes green in Dublin

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/07/15

IRELAND. "And we're all off from Dublin in the green, in the green." ARI is determined that travelling Irish supporters will be kitted out in style at the Rugby World Cup.

Pernod Ricard India introduces limited edition Absolut India

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/06/15

The Absolut India Limited Edition, featuring artwork by young local artist Shaheen Baig, is the latest extension of an Absolut vodka line celebrating global destinations.

Gebr Heinemann opens trainee-operated store at Hamburg cruise port

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/06/15

GERMANY. Gebr. Heinemann has opened Destination Hamburg, a 64sq m store at Hamburg’s Cruise Center Steinwerder, operated by the retailer's trainees.

Tampa awards 11 retail and F&B contracts; WDFG captures duty free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/06/15

USA. After the biggest commercial tender at Tampa International in over 40 years, the airport awards 11 retail and food & beverage concessions covering 65 outlets.

Australian Way wins Sydney Airport destination merchandise contract

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/06/15

AUSTRALIA. Sydney Airport has awarded destination merchandise specialist Australian Way a seven-store contract in Terminal 1 after an open tender.

The Moodie Report: A message to our valued industry partners

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/05/15

INTERNATIONAL. As The Moodie Report changes ownership, we carry an important message about invoicing and payment to our industry partners.

Glen Williams joins Premier Portfolio in key business development role

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/04/15

Glen Williams, former Managing Director of Maxxium, will join Premier Portfolio International in the role of Business Development Director, effective 5 May.

Aelia, Dufry and Relay France capture key retail concessions at Nice Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/04/15

FRANCE. Aelia has captured the eight-year duty free contract at Nice Airport, with Dufry and Relay France awarded the gastronomy and ‘chic souvenirs’ concessions.

Kabuki Gate, Victoria’s Secret lead store openings at Tokyo Narita

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/03/15

JAPAN. Tokyo Narita Airport opened its Kabuki Gate store in Terminal 1 on 27 March, with a cluster of new and renovated stores also opening in Terminal 2.

Qatar Duty Free opens new stores from Bazaar, Blush, PSG and Bein Sports

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/03/15

QATAR. A quality quartet of specialist stores adds further lustre to one of the world's leading airport shopping experiences.

Airport Authority Hong Kong tenders latest retail concessions in T1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/03/15

HONG KONG. Airport Authority Hong Kong has called tenders for several new retail concessions both airside and landside at Hong Kong International Airport.

World Duty Free Group hails German debut in Düsseldorf

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/02/15

GERMANY. It's a red-letter day for World Duty Free Group as it marks the official opening of its operations at Düsseldorf Airport and the unveiling of a new retail brand.

Westfield and Hudson Group revamp New York JFK Terminal 8

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/02/15

US. Eight new shops – including Victoria’s Secret and seven renovated Hudson locations – are now open at New York JFK International Terminal 8.

Britt Shop to open two destination stores at Montevideo Carrasco

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/02/15

URUGUAY. Puerta del Sur has concluded an agreement to bring the first Britt Shop destination merchandise stores to Montevideo Carrasco Airport from June.

Currency impact and geopolitics dampen DFS performance in 2014

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/02/15

INTERNATIONAL. The LVMH Selective Retailing division, which includes DFS Group, has reported a +7% rise in revenues but a -3% dip in profits in 2014.

LS travel retail opens five speciality stores at Montréal-Trudeau

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/12/14

CANADA. “We reaffirm our commitment to deliver a unique experience that truly embodies Montréal and Québec," says LS travel retail's Vadim Motlik.

LS travel retail opens gifts and technology stores at Dallas/Fort Worth

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/12/14

USA. LS travel retail North America has opened two new stores at Dallas/Fort Worth International: Texas Territories in Terminal B and iStore in Terminal A.

Beijing Airport reopens ASILK boutique, boosts local product range

Source: ©The Moodie Report China - 25/12/14

CHINA Local silk brand ASILK reopens at Beijing Capital International Airport as the airport also introduces a range of high-quality, limited-edition Chinese products.

Westfield reveals new-look dining environment at Newark Liberty Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/12/14

USA. The Liberty Terrace replaces previous food courts at Newark Airport terminals A and B following a US$3.5 million transformation by Westfield.

Tourvest aims to take true destination retailing to the world

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/11/14

Neil Austen, the New Business Manager of Tourvest Destination Retail, talks about taking the South African company’s finely honed skill in destination retail to the world.

Airport Authority invites bids for ‘Hong Kong Concept’ retail zone

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/11/14

HONG KONG. Airport Authority Hong Kong has issued tenders for new concessions in a ‘Hong Kong Concept’ retail zone, located in the airport’s East Hall.

Autograph unveils new range of Russian destination merchandise

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/10/14

Autograph Travel Retail has updated its range of destination merchandise for the Russian market, closely reflecting local attractions and traditions.

'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.

Frankfurt Airport hosts four-week long Oktoberfest campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/09/14

GERMANY. Frankfurt Airport is celebrating the annual Oktoberfest beer festival with its own four-week campaign, in partnership with key tenants.

LS travel retail to open The Scoreboard sports store at Toronto Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/09/14

CANADA. LS travel retail North America has been awarded a new sports store concession at Toronto Pearson International Airport T1 Domestic.

DFS Group announces ground-breaking move into Europe in historic Venice

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/09/14

ITALY. DFS Group outlines an ambitious vision for the company’s entry into Europe at the historic Fondaco dei Tedeschi building in Venice.

Private equity firm to acquire speciality retailer Marshall Retail Group

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/08/14

USA. Private equity firm Brentwood Associates is to acquire Marshall Retail Group, a leading speciality retailer which operates stores across US airports.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Airmall adds new retail and F&B in Boston Terminal B expansion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/05/14

USA. Airmall Boston and partners have completed a US$3.7 million investment in 5,000sq ft of new commercial space at Boston Logan International Terminal B.

Nuance reveals impressive retail offer at St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/04/14

RUSSIA. Nuance has unveiled its new duty free and speciality stores in 3,200sq m of space at St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport. UPDATED with videos and podcast.

Delhi Airport opens third outlet for Happily Unmarried brand

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/04/14

INDIA. Lifestyle and gifting brand Happily Unmarried has opened its third outlet at Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3.

Newcastle Airport completes first stage in £14 million transformation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/04/14

UK. Newcastle Airport has completed the first phase in its £14 million airside departures upgrade, featuring new food & beverage and lounges.

Larnaka Airport partners launch ‘Trinity’ initiative to showcase Cyprus

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/04/14

CYPRUS. CTC-ARI, Cyprus Airports Food & Beverage and Hermes Airports are collaborating in a drive to showcase the island’s culture at Larnaka Airport.

Chicago O'Hare & Westfield reveal transformed T5 retail and F&B offer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/04/14

USA. Chicago O’Hare Airport’s new-look T5 includes a 10,000sq ft Dufry walk-through duty free store and a much improved food & beverage offer.

GuestLogix new image and sub-brands to reflect broader strategy

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/03/14

CANADA. The leading provider of inflight retail and payment technology is hoping to extend its services ‘beyond the cabin’ and across the travel experience.

Global Retailer to open branded stores at São Paulo Guarulhos T3

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/03/14

BRAZIL. Specialist travel retailer Global Retailer is to open two stores, for Ducati and National Geographic, at São Paulo Guarulhos International Airport T3.