Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Saturday 31 January 2015


DFA rolls out online pre-order service Duty Free Express

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/01/15

USA. With Duty Free Express (launched initially at Miami Airport), travellers can order duty free products through DFA up to seven days before they fly.

JR/Duty Free launches MAC online store for Auckland Airport travellers

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/01/15

NEW ZEALAND. JR/Duty Free has launched an online shopping portal for MAC Cosmetics within its website for Auckland International Airport travellers.

Coty concludes Instagram teaser campaign for Roberto Cavalli Paradiso

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/01/15

Coty has concluded its trio of Instagram teaser videos, to help promote Paradiso, its new feminine fragrance from the house of Roberto Cavalli.

Blackjack Promotions unveils new iCademy online learning tool

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/01/15

UK. Blackjack Promotions has unveiled a tailored online learning management tool, iCademy, aimed at training ambassadors with brand-based programmes.

Coty creates Instagram teaser campaign for Roberto Cavalli Paradiso

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/01/15

Coty has created a trio of Instagram teaser videos, to help promote Paradiso, its new feminine fragrance from Roberto Cavalli. The full ad will be aired on 15 January.

St Pancras International launches mobile app for railway users

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/01/15

UK. The StP App provides commuters with details about the London train station and the St Pancras area and includes special retail offers and travel information.

Lancôme names Lisa Eldridge Make-up Creative Director

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/15

New collections, shades and products and a more impactful online presence are the remit for Lancôme’s new Make-up Creative Director.

ACI Europe study reveals trends in social media use at airports

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/12/14

EUROPE. ACI Europe has released its Digital Report 2014-2015, which outlines how airports are communicating with their passengers through social media.

Aéroports de Paris spreads Christmas cheer with festive campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/12/14

FRANCE. Aéroports de Paris is celebrating the festive period with a number of themed initiatives, at both Paris Charles de Gaulle and Paris Orly airports.

Coty underlines corporate creativity with new website and intranet

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/12/14

Coty has upgraded its digital presence via a comprehensive revamp of its flagship website, and a new employee intranet called The House.

Nuance introduces online pre-order shopping service at Bengaluru

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/12/14

INDIA. Nuance India has introduced an online pre-order service for duty free shopping at Bengaluru Kempegowda International Airport.

GuestLogix extends retail platform off-board with OpenJaw acquisition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/12/14

CANADA. The inflight retail systems provider will buy the web retail software company to extend its reach across the travel chain.

YSL Beauté partners with Google Glass for airport make-over event

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/12/14

Yves Saint Laurent Beauté embarks on new digital drive via two-week Google Glass initiative at Paris Charles de Gaulle Terminal 2 S3.

Ever Rich makes first moves in e-commerce with Go Rich website

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/11/14

TAIWAN. Ever Rich Duty Free Shop’s newly launched website allows consumers to purchase Taiwanese specialities for delivery to countries across Asia.

American Express and airport retailers partner in Foursquare campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/11/14

UK. American Express card users can receive statement credit on purchases at several UK airports through offers via location-sharing network Foursquare.

Revlon introduces global relaunch; declares LOVE IS ON

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/11/14

Described as more than a marketing campaign, Revlon's new mission is to "inspire love" around the world, as part of a global brand relaunch.

Estée Lauder adds Kendall Jenner to spokesperson roster

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/11/14

Estée Lauder beefs up its social media reach by signing model Kendall Jenner – described as the “ultimate Instagirl” – as its latest face.

OTG unveils extraordinary ambition at Newark Liberty Terminal C

Source: ©The Foodie Report - 16/11/14

USA. OTG and terminal manager United Airlines will create a spectacularly innovative commercial offer at the airport according to plans revealed today.

Brisbane Airport offers passengers selfie snapshot with world leaders

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/11/14

AUSTRALIA. The ‘Selfie Centres’ are one of several interactive activations offered by the airport as it welcomes delegates to the G20 world leaders summit in Brisbane.

Puig and Gebr Heinemann hail Paco Rabanne's The Factory animation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/11/14

Puig and Heinemann have created a new, exclusive multiline animation called ‘The Factory’, to support and promote Paco Rabanne's fragrance portfolio.

Nuance supports Estée Lauder’s Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/10/14

INTERNATIONAL. Nuance has teamed up with The Estée Lauder Companies to support the group’s high-profile Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) Campaign.

Sunil Tuli issues Request for Volunteers for Cannes ice bucket soaking

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/10/14

INTERNATIONAL. Tuli has offered to double his donation if he finds a volunteer from Women in Travel to assist him in his ice bucket challenge in Cannes.

Dubai Airports launches new app with bespoke information for passengers

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/14

UAE. The app provides information for both Dubai International and Al Maktoum International at Dubai World Central and is available in English and Arabic.

Lab Series experiments with Jawbone to create X UP Challenge

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/14

Lab Series partners with wearable consumer technology brand Jawbone, makers of the UP wristband, to create the global Lab Series X UP Challenge.

Lady Million Eau My Gold! fragrance sparkles in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/14

Puig has hailed the success of its new Paco Rabanne feminine fragrance Lady Million Eau My Gold!, which was introduced to the travel retail channel in June.

UAE General Civil Aviation Authority launches inaugural art competition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/10/14

UAE. The ‘UAE Aviation Art’ competition invites all UAE residents to submit aviation-inspired photography as part of the authority’s ‘Love Your Sky’ campaign.

The Moodie Report turns pink as Estée Lauder unveils 2014 Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/10/14

“Let’s Defeat Breast Cancer. We’re Stronger Together.” That’s the powerful theme of the Estée Lauder Companies’ 2014 Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) Campaign, which launches officially today.

Edinburgh Airport to boost customer service with Google Glass trial

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/09/14

UK. The airport has become the first in Scotland to trial the optical headset technology, arming customer service agents with instant information.

'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.

Westfield brings digital shopping consultants to Miami Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/09/14

USA. The projected advisors provide a friendly face to the commercial programme and complement further digital marketing initiatives at the airport.

FlyInStyle partners with technology firm StickNFind for airport marketing

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/09/14

INTERNATIONAL. Airport shopping app company FlyInStyle has teamed up with beacon technology company StickNFind to market to customers at airports.

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport tests Google Indoor Maps technology

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/09/14

FRANCE. Nice Côte d’Azur Airport has signed a partnership agreement with leading internet search engine Google, to test the latter’s Indoor Maps technology.

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.

DFS unveils first of six videos in premiere of Fall/Winter 2014 campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/08/14

INTERNATIONAL. Inspired by the travel journal, the campaign takes consumers on a multimedia journey of iconic T Galleria destinations, starting with Hong Kong.

Maxxium announces activations for Jim Beam Signature Craft 12-Year

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/08/14

Maxxium Travel Retail and Heinemann Duty Free support Jim Bean Signature Craft 12-Year launch with series of promotions at Frankfurt Airport.

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport unveils new seasonal additions

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/08/14

FRANCE. Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur (ACA) has further updated its shops and services at Nice Airport, for the peak summer season.

Helsinki Airport to track passenger flows with new technology

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/14

FINLAND. The technology will allow both the airport and its concessionaires to optimise their offer by providing pinpoint passenger flow data.

Puig cultivates Prada Candy Florale fragrance at Heathrow T5

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/14

The Prada Candy Florale fragrance business is blooming at Heathrow T5, thanks to a promotion in partnership with World Duty Free Group.

Giorgio Armani harnesses digital delights for Acqua di Giò

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/07/14

In June Giorgio Armani promoted its Acqua di Giò and Acqua di Gioia fragrances in selected European airports with two innovative digital events.

Qantas refreshes entertainment offer with launch of QView with oOh! Media

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/07/14

AUSTRALIA. Qantas has partnered oOh! Media to launch QView, a 360 degree digital signage and content solution at Qantas Clubs and Lounges in Australia.

Chinese supermodel Du Juan to star in T Galleria by DFS FW2014 campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/07/14

INTERNATIONAL. Inspired by the travel journal, the Fall/Winter 2014 campaign will feature a six-part video series starring international Chinese supermodel Du Juan.

Changi Airport Group updates free travel app with new destinations

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/07/14

SINGAPORE. The newly enhanced Weekend Escapades app features new travel tips on 52 nearby destinations – one getaway for every weekend of the year.

Calvin Klein celebrates ck one anniversary with new global campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/07/14

Coty and Calvin Klein have created a new campaign, underpinned by social media, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the iconic ck one scent.

Coty and Davidoff unveil new Love the Ocean campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/06/14

For the third year, Davidoff Cool Water is renewing its partnership with the National Geographic Society, to highlight the importance of ocean preservation.

Duty Free On Arrival to launch travel retail and allowances info app

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/06/14

INTERNATIONAL. The app informs users of travellers’ allowances and travel retail shopping options across the world in nine languages.

Yves Saint Laurent installs Make-Up Studio in Gatwick South

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/06/14

From 23 May until 27 June, Yves Saint Laurent is hosting a make-up animation at London Gatwick Airport South Terminal, in partnership with World Duty Free Group.

Gebr Heinemann launches home delivery service in Germany

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/06/14

GERMANY. In a major initiative the retailer will offer delivery to a German address to all passengers flying within the European Union as it builds its 'out of store' presence.

WDFG and Coty Prestige launch Daisy Dream Capsule competition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/06/14

To celebrate the launch of the new Daisy Dream Marc Jacobs fragrance, World Duty Free Group and Coty have launched an in-store Dream Capsule competition.

The Chalhoub Group 'white paper' reveals GCC luxury spend drivers

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/05/14

MIDDLE EAST. A major report from luxury goods distributor and travel retailer Chalhoub identifies key trends that shape Gulf consumers’ spending habits.

FlyInStyle airport shopping app adds video content to services

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/05/14

INTERNATIONAL. Airport shopping and entertainment app company FlyInStyle has added video content to its services as it builds its user base.