Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/11/14
INTERNATIONAL. We bring you some snapshots from ACRS 2014, published by The Moodie Report and The S-A-P Group, which offers insights into non-aeronautical revenue performance at airports.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/11/14
POLAND. Polish Airports State Enterprise has issued a Request for Information as it begins the process to select a car park operator at Warsaw Chopin Airport.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/10/14
UK. Manchester Airports Group is extending its partnership with AeroParker to provide a car parking and pre-booking platform at London Stansted.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/10/14
IRELAND. Belfast International Airport is giving passengers the option to donate £1 when they pay for their airport car parking to support Action Mental Health.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/08/14
AUSTRALIA. The airport has narrowed the field to three retailers in its duty free tender as it announces first-half retail revenue and passenger growth.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/07/14
AUSTRALIA. Melbourne Airport is introducing streamlined car parking prices for its short term and multi-level car parks as part of the airport’s transformation.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/04/14
UK. Heathrow Airport’s retail income increased +0.9% to £108 million in the three months ended 31 March 2014, the company reported today.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/14
NEW ZEALAND. The AirportRentals.com website offers one-stop access to car rental requirements under the umbrella and branding of an airport site.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/03/14
IRELAND. Dublin Airport’s ‘It makes cents to park here’ campaign urges users of parking facilities to donate a percentage of their fee to three selected charities.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/03/14
UK. The service allows airports to hand a range of responsibilities to Chauntry while maintaining control of their own parking businesses.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/02/14
AUSTRALIA. Andrew Gardiner, General Manager Retail for Sydney Airport, is joining Melbourne Airport, replacing Dan Cappell, The Moodie Report reveals.
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.
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 - 02/01/14
GREECE. Passengers can now pre-book their parking ahead of their trips from Athens International Airport through the Aegean Airlines website.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/11/13
UK. Gatwick Airport Ltd unveils strong first-half growth in net retail income per passenger amid its biggest-ever investment in commercial services.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/09/13
USA. Denver International Airport opened a new cell phone lot and food court facility named Final Approach on Monday, in a boost to its Arrivals services.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/09/13
AUSTRALIA. After submitting creative ‘selfies’ with their cars, winners will be able to use the hub’s short-term car park for free until 2020.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/09/13
NEW ZEALAND. Christchurch International Airport grew lease and concession revenues +6.5% in FY2013, to NZ$49.3 million (US$39.1 million).
Source: ©The Moodie Report; The Moodie Report VIP News Alert - 19/08/13
SINGAPORE. Changi Airport Group releases plans for an “iconic mixed-use complex” to strengthen Changi Airport’s position as an international air hub.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/08/13
USA/UK. Members of the airport loyalty programme will be able to collect air miles and other rewards when they use the pre-book parting solution.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/07/13
INTERNATIONAL. The inaugural Great Travel Retail Educathlon proves a triumph, raising over US$385,000 with more due. UPDATED with new WDFG photos.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/06/13
DENMARK. The hub will use the Altitude reservation system from Inventive IT to manage pre-book parking across its 10,000 spaces.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/06/13
UK. Northern Ireland’s busiest airport is using the Chauntry Parkspace system to sell car park spaces, lounge entry and priority security access.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/05/13
INDONESIA. Following the recent award of several core concessions,the airport has issued further tenders for its new International Terminal.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/05/13
USA. The Airport Authority has awarded five-year contracts to Advantage, Avis, Budget, Dollar/Thrifty, Enterprise, Hertz and Vanguard (Alamo/National).
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/04/13
NEW ZEALAND. Car parking operations at the airport were recently described as the "key driver of growth in non-aeronautical revenue".
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/03/13
INDIA. Delhi Airport Parking Services aims to give customers the choice and multiple options of service operators all at one access point.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/03/13
Airport authority highlights retail as a key opportunity for further growth, with a programme of improvements over the short- and medium-term
Source: ©The Foodie Report - 25/02/13
US. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport will launch the DFW Customer Rewards Program across its retail and dining offer in June.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/02/13
SPAIN. AENA Aeropuertos has launched a tender for car parking concessions across 32 airports in Spain; the business generated €91 million in revenues in 2012.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/09/12
AUSTRALIA. Passengers parking for up to three hours will receive two free cups of coffee, a newspaper and an A$10 duty free voucher.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/08/12
NEW ZEALAND. Auckland Airport has reported a +8.7% increase in retail revenues and +9.5% growth in car parking revenues for the year to 30 June 2012.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/08/12
AUSTRALIA. Sydney Airport retail revenues climbed by +6.4% year-on-year in the first six months of 2012, hitting A$115.4 million (US$121 million).
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/08/12
UK. The new iPark website was created using the latest version of Inventive IT’s Altitude car park management system.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/12
NEW ZEALAND. Hamilton is the first regional airport in the country to offer online booking for car parking after introducing Chauntry’s Parkspace system.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/07/12
IRELAND. Drivers of electric cars can now recharge their vehicles at the Irish hub courtesy of a joint initiative between DAA and the Electricity Supply Board.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/04/12
UK. BAA (SP), which owns Heathrow and Stansted airports, posts a +11.5% revenue rise in the first quarter, driven by a strong retail performance.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/02/12
NEW ZEALAND. Travel retail and car parking were to the fore in Auckland Airport’s first-half results, notable for a fast-rising Chinese influence.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/02/12
FRANCE. Extended partnerships with key operators and record traffic helped drive strong commercial revenues growth for Aéroports de Paris in 2011.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/11/11
AUSTRALIA Brisbane Airport Corporation posted a +6.8% increase in retail revenues for the 2011 financial year driven by strong passenger traffic growth.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/11/11
US. San Francisco International Airport has issued a Request for Proposals from qualified contractors to provide parking management and operations services for its parking facilities.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/08/11
AUSTRALIA. Construction of a A$47 million (US$49.2 million) eight-storey car park at Sydney Airport’s International Terminal will start this week. Sydney Airport CEO Kerrie Mather said: “We have recently undertaken a review of the different parking needs of passengers, family and friends. What that showed us was that our parking products needed to be updated to reflect our changing passenger mix.”
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/08/11
NEW ZEALAND. Auckland International Airport Limited has posted a solid +15.1% increase in underlying profit to NZ$120.87 million (US$100 million) for the 2011 financial year ended 30 June 2011. This performance was attributed to a +9.5% increase in total income to NZ$397.72 million, driven by "better than expected" retail results in the new departures area and a stronger yield in car parking, particularly through the new online booking channel.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/08/11
DENMARK. Copenhagen Airports today reported a strong first-half performance, which saw a +9.2% year-on-year rise in passenger numbers spur an increase in total retail sales and sales per passenger. The traffic increase helped deliver more parking customers and higher sales in the shopping centre, said the company.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/08/11
INDIA. Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for most of the commercial revenues contracts at Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport’s new integrated Terminal 2 are likely to be issued in early 2012. RFPs for the facility, including duty free, specialty retail, food & beverage and advertising, are in the final stages of preparation.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/07/11
UK. BAA (SP) Limited, which owns London Heathrow and Stansted airports, today reported a +7.6% increase in net retail income per passenger to £5.59 (US$9.19) for the first six months of 2011. Heathrow turned in a star performance with gross retail income up +16.4% to £207.5 million and net retail income per passenger surging +7.7% to £5.98. The performance was led by duty and tax free, airside specialist shops, car parking and catering.
Source: ©The Moodie Report, Reuters - 26/07/11
MEXICO. Airports operator ASUR yesterday posted a sharp +10.5% rise in commercial revenues for the second quarter. This was driven by higher traffic (+2.9%) but mainly by a commendable +8.3% gain in commercial revenue per passenger to MXN66.22 (US$5.70). In related news, ASUR Chief Executive Adolfo Castro said that the company is unlikely to bid for airport concessions in Brazil, citing weak returns.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/06/11
INTERNATIONAL. In his second feature, airport car parking and e-commerce consultant Chris Wortley argues the need for airport operators to recognise a fast-changing dynamic in the world of vehicle fuelling – electric cars. The cost to airports of providing charging points will be large, he contends, but there is also a ‘value add’.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/05/11
INTERNATIONAL. In our latest contributor’s feature, airport car parking and e-commerce consultant Chris Wortley argues that pre-booking of car parking can offer a myriad of benefits to airport operators. And he asks a telling question: What is a passenger’s first and lasting touch point at your airport? Read on for the answer.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/05/11
INTERNATIONAL. The Airport Commercial Revenues Study, published by The Moodie Report in partnership with The S-A-P Group, offers detailed insights into airport non-aeronautical revenues. The S-A-P Group President Bill Matz shares some findings from the benchmarking study, which allows airports to situate their commercial performance against that of their global and regional peers.