Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 13/04/16
GERMANY. British retailer will enter the market in Germany for the first time with the first outlet opening at the airport planned for October 2016.
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.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/03/16
AUSTRALIA. The stores represent an "evolution from traditional ‘books and news’ operations," says Sydney Airport General Manager, Retail Glyn Williams.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/02/16
AUSTRALIA. Lagardère Travel Retail partners with social enterprise Thankyou to launch its latest book, which sells at a ‘pay what you want’ price.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/01/16
HONG KONG. The specialist news-to-gifts concept, a proven success story at Hong Kong International Airport, extends its presence after tender success.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/01/16
LUXEMBOURG. Lux-Airport opened phase one of a new commercial zone this week, featuring Aelia Duty Free, news & books and the country's first Starbucks.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/12/15
USA. Hudson Group underlines its deep commitment to corporate social responsibility with a major donation and an important charitable landmark.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/11/15
HONG KONG. The 67sq m unit in Terminal 1 offers an “extraordinary business opportunity in a premier location” according to the airport company.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/11/15
AUSTRALIA. Lagardère Travel Retail reveals a new-look travel essentials offer and builds on its food service network at Western Australia's second-busiest airport.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/11/15
MYANMAR. Yangon Aerodrome Company today called for Expressions of Interest in several key commercial concessions at Myanmar’s main gateway.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/08/15
BRAZIL. Dufry has opened five Hudson convenience stores at Tom Jobim International Airport in Rio de Janeiro, operated by the RIOGaleão consortium.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/07/15
LUXEMBOURG. The airport aimed “to bring the commercial offer up to the highest standards and to obtain profitability guarantees for the long term in order to consolidate its economic model".
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/06/15
HONG KONG. Hong Kong International Airport issues another multi-store tender, this time for its key bookstore concession covering ten locations in T1 & T2
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/06/15
CANADA. LS travel retail North America debuts the revamped Relay concept as it spearheads a 25-store ‘Travel Essentials’ offer at Toronto Pearson International.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/06/15
USA. LS travel retail North America has opened the first 7-Eleven convenience store at a US airport – a 950sq ft unit at Los Angeles International.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/05/15
HUNGARY. Budapest Airport has called for Expressions of Interest (EOI) from travel retailers in its forthcoming tender for outlets in the SkyCourt shopping centre.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/15
USA. The four concepts – Malibu Shades, Bienvenida Flowers & Gifts, USA TODAY Travel Zone and iStore – are located in the new Tom Bradley International Terminal.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/03/15
AUSTRALIA. In the first of a series of new retailer announcements, Sydney Airport has announced WHSmith as the new travel essentials retail operator at T1 departures.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/02/15
USA. The Hudson Group President & CEO has joined the Communities In Schools Board of Directors in a bid to change the image of education across America.
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.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/12/14
FIJI. WH Smith, in partnership with The Tappoo Group, has been awarded the exclusive contract for news, books and convenience at Nadi International Airport.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/11/14
USA. The retailer has adapted its convenience concept for the terminal and will introduce the first ever Belkin electronics store at an airport.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/11/14
UK. Sales at WHSmith’s Travel division climbed by +7% (+2% like-for-like) in the first ten weeks of the financial year, the group reported today in a trading update.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/10/14
AUSTRALIA. WHSmith has been named as Melbourne Airport’s travel essentials partner for its new T4 development, with four stores set to open next July.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/10/14
UK. The convenience, books and gifts retailer has reported a +11% increase in trading profit for its Travel division for the year ended 31 August.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/10/14
ASIA PACIFIC. Former Aer Rianta International and Nuance executive Woodhouse will replace Patricia Poon in the Hong Kong-based role from next week.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/09/14
USA. Leading US airport concessionaire Paradies has been awarded the concession to operate six retail and specialty stores at Los Angeles International Terminal 2.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/14
QATAR. WH Smith has opened its eighth store, with a new-look concept, at Doha's Hamad International Airport, in partnership with Qatar Duty Free.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/14
USA. Leading airport concessionaire Paradies has named Renee Tedesco to its executive leadership team as Vice President of Business Development.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/08/14
USA. A series of 11 tenders will cover areas including speciality retail and food & beverage as well as a common-use passenger lounge.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/08/14
UAE. Flemingo International has opened the largest store yet devoted to its Starter convenience concept, at Abu Dhabi International Airport Terminal 3 SkyPlaza.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/08/14
UK. The retailer's stores at the new terminal cover 11,000sq ft and feature WHSmith’s latest design concepts as well as extended payment zones.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/06/14
IRELAND. National Geographic has opened its first Irish store (and second airport store in Europe) on The Loop shopping street at Dublin Airport T1.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/06/14
USA. Colorado book store company The Tattered Cover has opened the third of four outlets at Denver International, under a licensing deal with Hudson Booksellers.
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.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/04/14
AUSTRALIA. LS travel retail Pacific launched Aelia Duty Free and Link in the Australian market with an official opening at Adelaide Airport on 16 April.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/04/14
SPAIN. Located in the T4 terminal and T4 satellite terminal, the two new Sibarium outlets and The Market convenience store represent an investment of over €500,000.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/03/14
USA. Colorado book store brand Tattered Cover has opened a second location in the A Concourse at Denver International Airport, with more outlets to follow.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/02/14
INDIA. Travel Food Services and LS travel retail ASPAC plan to open nine Relay stores this year at Delhi and Kempegowda International (Bengaluru) airports.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/02/14
USA. Among the new locations at the world's busiest airport are a third Swarovski boutique, a sunglasses outlet and a modern convenience store.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/01/14
INDONESIA. "A new quality level in the history of Indonesian airport retail.” That's how airport operator Angkasa Pura 1 describes its latest commercial awards.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/01/14
President & CEO Joe DiDomizio went undercover in his company as a newsstand sales associate, barista and replenishment buyer for a US reality show.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/01/14
SOUTH AFRICA. The company has issued a request for bids for 13 stores at Johannesburg Airport, including jewellery, electronics and foreign exchange.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/14
IRELAND. ARI Ireland is planning an ambitious redevelopment of retail and food & beverage space at Dublin Airport Terminal 1 this year.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/01/14
CANADA. LS travel retail North America has signed an Asset Purchase Agreement to sell 34 urban retail stores in Canada to newsstand specialist Gateway.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/12/13
ST MAARTEN. LS travel retail is the latest company to capture a concession at St Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport, following a tender exercise.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/11/13
INDONESIA. The retailer wins convenience, books and F&B concessions at Sepinggan International, adding to gains at Juanda Surabaya last month.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/11/13
AUSTRALIA. Heinemann Asia Pacific has opened the first National Geographic airport outlet in Australia and a gourmet gift store at Sydney Airport Terminal 1.
Source: ©The Foodie Report - 11/11/13
FINLAND. Located in the Stockmann Academic Bookstore, the branch will have a ‘tasting table’ where customers can interact with trained coffee masters.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/10/13
INTERNATIONAL. The news & books retailer plans to open 20 new units within its international travel unit, including 13 in airports around the world.