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L’Oréal Group has announced the creation of an expanded Group Travel Retail Division to include L’Oréal Luxe brands, as well as those from its other divisions.
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Excellent feedback during the recent TFWA Asia Pacific show in Singapore bodes well for Unilever as it looks to establish Toni & Guy in travel retail.
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Hair care and styling could be the next big thing in travel retail, as Unilever eyes the global potential for its blockbuster Toni & Guy brand.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/04/13
Philips is presenting its range of over 20 travel retail bestsellers from the categories shaving, styling & grooming, hair removal and oral care at TFWA Asia Pacific.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/04/13
Hair care and removal takes the spotlight at TFWA Asia Pacific, as Braun reports one of its busiest ever shows in Orlando.
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INTERNATIONAL. Donations of products are being sought for a charity prize draw to be held by Women in Travel during the TFWA World Exhibition.
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Aveda has partnered with retailer HMSHost to open its first mainland US airport Experience Center, at Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport.
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EUROPE. Leading make-up brand Revlon has appointed Scorpio Distributors Ltd to distribute its range in travel retail markets in Europe and key African regions.
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Braun will present a wide range of consumer electronics, including a selection of classic clocks and watches, at May's TFWA Asia Pacific exhibition in Singapore.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/08/11
HONG KONG. Supporting information for the core category retail tenders at Hong Kong International Airport underlines the extraordinary impact of the Mainland Chinese travel and spending boom in recent years. Collectively, sales across liquor & tobacco, perfumes & cosmetics, and airside general merchandise, have risen by nearly 81% in five years. The perfumes & cosmetics concession, run by Nuance-Watson (HK) has grown +105%.
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FRANCE. Demand for exhibition space at the forthcoming edition of TFWA World Exhibition has been overwhelming, TFWA reports. This year’s exhibitors will include several major international brand owners which are new to the exhibition or returning after an absence. Newcomers include Beurer, Fratelli Rossetti, Hédiard, Morrison Bowmore, Safilo and Tommy Hilfiger.
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AUSTRALIA. The Express Beauty Bar, a one-stop beauty bar, has opened its doors in the Departures area at Sydney International Airport. The new bar features a retro aviation-themed shop design, large lounge chairs and fun 60's-style flight attendant uniforms worn by the beauty specialists.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/11/10
SINGAPORE. Nuance-Watson Asia has installed an interactive system in its Perfume & Cosmetics stores to enhance the retail experience for Bumble and Bumble customers at Singapore Changi Airport. The travel retailer has also launched a series of exclusive Bumble and Bumble gift sets for the holiday season.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/11/10
UK. A new Inside & Out health and beauty salon has just opened at Edinburgh Airport. The airside unit will offer a range of health and beauty treatments, ranging from massage to skin rejuvenation, waxing, manicure, male grooming, dietary advice and holistic therapy. It is the family-owned company's first airport unit.
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INTERNATIONAL. Future Luxe is the theme of the 2011 Luxury Briefing Conference, which takes place in London on 20/21 January. Speakers include Marc Worth, founder of fashion trend website WGSN, and John Kearon, dubbed 'the Steve Jobs of market research'. The event features a Champagne reception, tastings, dinner, speakers, music and magic, followed by an after-party.
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INTERNATIONAL. Innovative brands looking to break into the travel retail market can turn to a new company for guidance. Diana Albiol, the well-known travel industry insider and founder of travel retail PR company DA Media Relations, has launched a new firm dedicated to helping brands enter travel retail.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/10/10
FRANCE. Aéroports de Paris has unveiled the huge scope of its full-scale retail overhaul for Paris's two major airports to be completed over the next five years. The revamp will feature walkthrough stores and luxury boutiques, all with a Paris theme. Initiatives will also include a new souvenir concept called Air de Paris.
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FRANCE. SDA, the joint venture between Aelia Group and Aéroports de Paris, unveiled a major rebranding of its duty free shops in the French capital yesterday. More than 80 brand suppliers gathered in Paris to hear SDA set out its wide-ranging ambition to help create one of the world's top airport shopping destinations. The Moodie Report was also present to hear the strategy behind a new retail branding, BuY Paris Duty Free, for both Paris Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports.
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FRANCE. In a major announcement L’Oréal CEO Jean-Paul Agon has unveiled three major appointments to the Executive Committee, effective 1 January 2011. Marc Menesguen will head the newly created Strategic Marketing Department, Nicolas Hieronimus will become Managing Director of the Luxury Products Division, and An Verhulst-Santos is named Managing Director of the Professional Products Division.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/09/10
UK. BAA today launched the Heathrow Travel Product Awards for 2010, which will recognise "the best travel accessories and gadgets" on offer at the airport. The awards will be decided by the British public, who are being encouraged to vote online for their favourite items. This year, 12 categories are being put to the public vote, including Travel Must-Have, Best Handbag, Top Travel Read and Best Travel Entertainment.
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INTERNATIONAL. The organisers of the TFWA World Exhibition have added more space for exhibitors at this year's event, which takes place from 17 to 22 October in Cannes. Nearly 440 companies have confirmed their participation, including 37 new and returning exhibitors. Read on for further details of this year's event.
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UK. Organisers of this year's ISPY (Inflight Sales Person of the Year) cabin crew awards scheme and ISPY+ airline conference have unveiled the results of a sponsor survey. The survey aims to highlight the benefits to sponsors of the week-long event, which is being organised by Travel Retail Training and will be held this September.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/05/10
NETHERLANDS. Travel Retail Innovations is set to distribute a new hair removal treatment by Remington in global travel retail. Called the ‘I-Light’, this new device uses flashes of Intense Pulsed Light that put the hair follicles to sleep and claims to leave the skin hair-free for up to three months.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/05/10
GERMANY. Braun has announced Lufthansa as the first airline to list its new Satin Hair Brush, which will be available onboard from July. Since its launch in Europe late last year, Braun strived to create an airline-suitable packaging in order to make the product more attractive for inflight sales. The Satin Hair Brush will be previewed at the TFWA Asia Pacific exhibition in Singapore this month.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/04/10
UK. Bristol Airport’s new World Duty Free (WDF) store was officially launched today, providing what it describes as a state-of-the-art shopping experience to passengers. The new store is claimed to reflect WDF’s commitment to delivering unbeatable value, outstanding product choice, exciting store environments and world-class customer service. Martin Moodie was on location to bring you this report, complete with video and Podcast interviews.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/03/10
SINGAPORE. New York-based Bumble and bumble, which unveiled its first major travel retail hair care and styling product counter outside the US in Nuance-Watson (Singapore) stores at Changi Airport last summer, has created a new collection, called Wear and Care, which will be available from April.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/11/09
SOUTH KOREA. On 16 October, Scental Luxury Products Travel Retail Asia Pacific – in partnership with The Shilla Group – opened two new Kiehl’s travel retail boutiques in Korea: one in downtown Seoul at Shilla Hotel; and one at Incheon International Airport, in the concourse terminal.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/11/09
US. Cost-cutting initiatives, strong sell-in of higher-margin product launches, greater passenger traffic in the company's travel retail business and improved foreign currency translation help boost first-quarter results for The Estée Lauder Companies.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/09
UK. WDF today officially opened the new Biza tax and duty free store at Manchester Airport Terminal 2. Manchester Airport Commercial Director Andrew Harrison called it “the jewel in the crown” of a new-look commercial offer, while WDF CEO Mark Riches described it as “one of the most fantastic stores we’ve got in our business”. Martin Moodie reports from Manchester.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/09
MIDDLE EAST. Middle East Exclusive, the regional duty free and luxury goods exhibition, will take place at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 2 to 4 February 2010. The organiser, Channels Exhibitions, has introduced a new Hosted Buyers Programme for next year, inviting targeted buyers to attend as its guests.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/09
SINGAPORE. New York-based hair care company Bumble and bumble has landed at Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 3, unveiling its first major travel retail hair care and styling product counter outside the US exclusively at Nuance-Watson (Singapore) stores.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/07/09
US/SINGAPORE. The Estée Lauder Companies is turning its attention to the relatively untapped travel retail hair care/styling market with the August introduction of its pioneering Bumble and bumble brand to Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 3. The opening represents the brand’s first major travel retail outpost outside the US.