Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Monday 22 September 2014


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.

Pernod Ricard and WDFG get the party started for Gatwick travellers

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/05/14

Unveiled earlier this week and running until 10 June, the Malibu Beach Party promotion aims to raise consumers' awareness of Malibu Black.

Lotte Duty Free releases star-studded music video for 2014 campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/14

SOUTH KOREA. Lotte Duty Free releases version two of its ‘You're So Beautiful’ music video, inviting consumers on a “dream journey” with top Korean stars.

Stoli rides on Moscow Mule revival with launch of Stoli Ginger Beer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/14

Stoli Ginger Beer is said to be the first mixer created specifically for the Moscow Mule cocktail, which uses vodka, ginger beer and lime, served in a copper mug.

Capi and WakaWaka strike powerful partnership at Schiphol

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/05/14

Electronics retailer Capi is selling WakaWaka solar-powered devices that are part of a charitable initiative bringing light to impoverished people worldwide.

Lacoste in social media drive; supports Moodie Live as key sponsor

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/05/14

Lacoste has announced a social media contest to promote its new ad campaign, which will be supported by Moodie Live, at the TFWA Asia Pacific exhibition.

Gebr Heinemann unveils upgraded corporate website

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/04/14

GERMANY. The retailer has launched a responsive website featuring an enhanced corporate section, a media zone and an SAP-based recruitment system.

Travel Retail Norway to launch online pre-ordering at Norwegian airports

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/04/14

NORWAY. Travel Retail Norway expects to begin pre-order sales for airport pick up within 4-6 weeks following Customs approval, expected imminently.

HMSHost celebrates Earth Day by planting 10,000 trees

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/04/14

USA. The global restaurateur launched a social media campaign that promised to plant as many trees as the amount of new ‘likes’ and ‘follows’ it received online.

Puig and WDFG get the 212 VIP Rosé Party started in Barcelona

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/04/14

Puig and World Duty Free Group celebrate the launch of 212 VIP Rosé with unique in-store and concourse retailtainment at Barcelona-El Prat International Airport T1.

'The Moodies' digital, mobile and social media award winners named

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/03/14

INTERNATIONAL. The winners of 'The Moodies' airport digital, mobile and social media awards for 2014 have been announced.

Premium Scotch outpaces liquor in growing online travel retail presence

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/03/14

INTERNATIONAL. The number of premium Scotch references available online through travel retail outlets has grown by +21% since last March, according to aviation analyst Air4casts.

New technology company FlyInStyle launches airport concessions app

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/03/14

INTERNATIONAL. New technology company FlyInStyle has launched its airport concessions app via the App Store, after a test period.

Over 130 companies register to attend influential ACI Europe Trading event

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/03/14

EUROPE. Over 130 companies have already registered to attend the ACI Europe Trading Conference (26-28 March), which is hosted by Zürich Airport.

Moodie Live: Innovation on location at Duty Free Show of the Americas

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/02/14

INTERNATIONAL. The Moodie Report’s acclaimed Moodie Live service will lead our coverage of the upcoming IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas.

Copenhagen Airports targets core consumers with loyalty programme

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/02/14

DENMARK. Copenhagen Airports is rolling out its CPH Advantage loyalty programme with what it says is a ground-breaking 'earn & burn' points scheme.

Frankfurt Airport relaunches App with new services and languages

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/02/14

GERMANY. Frankfurt Airport’s new App 2.0 has a Mandarin version and houses a wider range of services including a tax refund calculator and shopping vouchers.

Shortlist announced for 'The Moodies' digital and social media awards

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/02/14

INTERNATIONAL. The shortlist for 'The Moodies', the second annual airport-specific digital, mobile and social media awards, has been announced.

Cork Airport uses Google technology to give travellers a virtual tour

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/02/14

IRELAND. The airport is the first in Ireland to have all its public areas - including shops and restaurants - included in Google Map's Indoor Street View.

Clear Channel and Adlux create global luxury airport advertising network

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/02/14

INTERNATIONAL. The agreement creates a combined network of 146 private jet terminals that brands can engage with via a single point of contact.

Concessions International opens new bars with iPad ordering system

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/02/14

Samuel Adams Atlanta Brew House and Dos Equis Explorer’s Lounge has opened at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson's Concourse B with iPad-enabled ordering systems.

Masi Agricola gets wine lovers sharing on Instagram for Valentine's Day

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/02/14

The Italian wine producer has been urging Instagram users to share pictures of themselves with the ones they love, with prizes for couples enjoying a glass of Masi.

Montreal-Trudeau goes live with Chauntry online car park booking

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/02/14

CANADA. The new Chauntry system, deployed through the airport’s website, allows customers to reserve parking slots, get discounts and accumulate air miles.

Coty hails success of Marc Jacobs Tweet Shop pop-up

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/02/14

The cash-free Soho store, which featured an unusual social media twist, celebrated the designer’s popular Daisy feminine fragrance during New York Fashion Week.

OTG Management named among world’s most innovative companies

Source: ©The Foodie Report* - 11/02/14

USA. Business magazine Fast Company included OTG among the world’s 50 most innovative companies, saying it was “creating an oasis in the airport”.

Wonderful Pistachios cracks the Super Bowl with Stephan Colbert

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/02/14

Wonderful Pistachios is predicting a significant sales jump after its well received two-part Super Bowl commercial, starring Comedy Central’s Stephan Colbert.

Daisy Marc Jacobs Tweet Shop pop-up set for NY Fashion Week debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/14

No cash required: the Daisy Marc Jacobs Tweet Shop – set to open in SoHo on 7 February – will feature a groundbreaking social twist #MJDaisyChain

La Prairie unveils redesigned ‘digital flagship’ website

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/02/14

La Prairie’s new website is presented on 21 different country sites in 18 different languages, and incorporates over 48,000 pages of content.

Digital Tourism Think Tank announces marketing award winners

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/01/14

UK. Digital Tourism Think Tank has unveiled the winners of its first-ever digital marketing awards for tourism destinations in a virtual ceremony.

Burberry unveils new flagship fragrance Brit Rhythm for women

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/01/14

Burberry has unveiled its first new feminine fragrance – Brit Rhythm for women – since taking its beauty business in-house from Inter Parfums in April 2013.

'The Moodies' attract record number of entries ahead of The Trinity Forum

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/14

INTERNATIONAL. A record number of entries has been submitted for 'The Moodies', the world’s first airport-specific digital, mobile and social media awards.

Copenhagen Airport strengthens Chinese offer with new app

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/14

DENMARK. Building on recent efforts to reach out to passengers from China, the airport has launched a dedicated Chinese mobile app and website.

Shiseido updates Future Solution with face and body products

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/14

Shiseido has extended its upscale Future Solution franchise with three new products, and created a new digital platform for European media.