Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Thursday 24 April 2014


Mäurer & Wirtz opens 4711 shop-in-shop at Cologne Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/04/14

The 100sq m shop-in-shop at Cologne Airport Terminal 1 marks the “first and very important step” in the company’s ambition to grow its travel retail presence.

Aveda celebrates Earth Month with charity Light The Way Candles

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/14

Throughout April Aveda has donated 100% of the suggested purchase price of its limited-edition Light The Way Candles to Global Greengrants Fund.

Designer Parfums acquires DDF skincare from P&G

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/14

Designer Parfums enters the premium skincare arena with acquisition of the DDF skincare brand, previously owned by Procter & Gamble.

Estée Lauder creates Advanced Night Repair concept store at Beijing Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/14

CHINA. Estée Lauder has created an Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II concept store at Beijing Capital International Airport T3.

Jo Malone London enters mainland China with Beijing opening

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/14

Last week The Estée Lauder Companies introduced its Jo Malone London brand to Mainland China, at the Mitsukoshi store in Beijing. Two further doors will follow.

Nice Airport enhances offer with new brands and pop-up shops

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/14

FRANCE. Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur has unveiled a number of new-season innovations at Nice Airport, ahead of its ambitious two-terminal overhaul.

Nuance and Victoria’s Secret open new boutique at Toronto Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/14

CANADA. Nuance has opened a new boutique at Toronto Pearson International Airport in partnership with leading lingerie and beauty brand Victoria’s Secret.

Tom Ford ushers in summer with new limited-edition make-up line

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/14

Tom Ford Beauty’s new Summer 2014 make-up collection is being launched this month into selected travel retail locations, including Dubai, Heathrow and Waikiki.

Beirut Duty Free opens new fragrances & cosmetics store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/04/14

LEBANON. Beirut Duty Free has opened a new beauty store at Beirut International, featuring improved merchandising for brands in an upscale environment.

Delhi Duty Free opens Victoria’s Secret and Armani Jeans at Delhi T3

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/04/14

INDIA. The Delhi Duty Free joint venture has opened the first Victoria’s Secret beauty and accessories store at Delhi T3, in addition to an Armani Jeans outlet.

DFS Group delivers stunning fragrance showcase in Abu Dhabi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/04/14

ABU DHABI. The inaugural Masters of Fragrances event, and the groundbreaking Fragrances by DFS boutique, were both unveiled in Abu Dhabi last week.

ETRC and IAADFS urge retailers to make the most of new LAGs regime

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/04/14

INTERNATIONAL. The associations have welcomed the successful implementation of enhanced liquids, aerosols and gels screening in Europe and North America.

Xerjoff partners with Nuance to launch travel retail exclusive fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/04/14

The Italian perfume house's new fragrance, Pikovaya Dama, will be sold exclusively with the retailer, launching last month at Russian and Turkish airports.

DFS and Abu Dhabi Airports open major new fragrances boutique

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/04/14

UAE. A fragrance line-up with a difference is now on offer to shoppers at Abu Dhabi International Airport following the formal opening of a major new DFS boutique.

DFS unveils Masters of Fragrances and new flagship store in Abu Dhabi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/04/14

UAE. Abu Dhabi International Airport is the venue for DFS Group’s inaugural Masters of Fragrances and the retailer’s new Fragrances by DFS airport boutique.

Koto Parfums goes to Singapore with three travel exclusive novelty sets

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/04/14

The children’s fragrance specialist will spotlight novelties from Hello Kitty, Ange Lapin and Mini Kimmi at the TFWA Asia Pacific exhibition in Singapore next month.

DFS Group prepares to unveil its debut Masters of Fragrances event

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/04/14

UAE. DFS Group tonight hosted a welcome dinner at the Monte Carlo Beach Club in Abu Dhabi, on the eve of its inaugural Masters of Fragrances event.

Mäurer & Wirtz aims to grow travel retail presence with new fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/04/14

German fragrance house Mäurer & Wirtz is looking to build its presence in travel retail with the launch of 4711 Wunderwasser unisex fragrance this month.

Doutzen Kroes named as face of new Calvin Klein fragrance

Source: Women's Wear Daily (WWD) - 08/04/14

Dutch model and actress Doutzen Kroes will be the face of the Calvin Klein fashion label’s latest female fragrance, Reveal, which is due out in September this year.

Heinemann enters Asian cruise market with launch of Ocean Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/04/14

SINGAPORE. Heinemann Asia Pacific has partnered with Singapore Cruise Centre to open two stores at the rapidly growing Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal.

Dubai Duty Free partners Coty in exclusive Cavalli and CK launches

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/14

Dubai Duty Free has partnered Coty Prestige to launch Exotica by Roberto Cavalli and Liquid Gold Euphoria by Calvin Klein exclusively at Dubai International.

Porsche Design parts company with Clarins; appoints Designer Parfums

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/14

Designer Parfums has been appointed Porsche Design’s new fragrance licensee, following the termination of the latter’s agreement with Clarins Fragrance Group.

Calvin Klein Eternity celebrates silver anniversary with Christy Turlington

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/04/14

The brand’s original face returns this year, with model Mark Vanderloo, to front the campaign for the 25th Anniversary Edition of the Eternity masterbrand.

Lupita Nyong’o joins Lancôme as brand ambassadress

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/04/14

Actress Lupita Nyong’o, who won an Academy Award for her portrayal as Patsey in the film 12 Years a Slave, is Lancôme’s new brand ambassadress.

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.

Jo Malone London looks to summer with Silk Blossom Cologne

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/04/14

Jo Malone’s new limited-edition fragrance, Silk Blossom Cologne, will be available in travel retail worldwide from May, as a 30ml and 100ml.

Lancôme celebrates International Women’s Day in Asia Pacific

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/04/14

Last month L’Oréal Travel Retail Asia Pacific harnessed flower power to celebrate International Women’s Day – which falls on 8 March.

Lauder wins latest round in anti-trust dispute with Duty Free Americas

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/04/14

USA. A federal judge has dismissed Duty Free Americas’ case against The Estée Lauder Companies in the latest twist to an extraordinary and long-running dispute.

Travalo responds to demand for luxury gifting with new Milano HD

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/04/14

Travalo Milano HD will debut at next month’s TFWA Asia Pacific exhibition as a travel retail exclusive in three colours, with a price point of US$49.

Dubai Duty Free partners Calvin Klein in Harley-Davidson giveaway

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/03/14

Gyedu Kenneth from Ghana has won a Harley-Davidson 338 motorcycle in the Scratch & Win promotion organised by Calvin Klein and Dubai Duty Free.

ITF celebrates nature with new scents from Blumarine and Dsquared2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/03/14

Blumarine Anna and Dsquared2 Intense He Wood, inspired by the peony and the elements of air, water and wood, will be shown at the TFWA Asia Pacific in May.

Lancôme showcases Absolue portfolio at Dubai International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/03/14

L’Oréal Travel Retail has hailed the success of a Lancôme Absolue promotion during Chinese New Year, at Dubai International Airport Concourse B.

L’Oréal Travel Retail opens Maison Lancôme at Beijing Terminal 3

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/03/14

CHINA. L’Oréal Travel Retail has opened a 150sq m Maison Lancôme at Beijing Airport Terminal 3. It is the brand’s biggest and most prominent podium in Asia.

Unilever International set to intensify travel retail focus

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/03/14

Unilever International aims to extend Toni & Guy within the channel – and introduce new brands and categories, such as skin care and Ben & Jerry’s ice cream.

Coty previews key 2014 fragrance launches at IAADFS

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/03/14

Coty showcased a number of new fragrance introductions at this month’s IAADFS show in Orlando, including the 25th Anniversary Edition of Eternity.

DFS launches Loyal T programme as T Galleria lands in Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/03/14

SINGAPORE. DFS today launched a new global luxury rewards programme – Loyal T – as it celebrated the roll-out of its ‘T Galleria by DFS’ concept in Singapore.

Inter Parfums unveils new Fatale fragrances from Agent Provocateur

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/03/14

Inter Parfums presented a variety of new launches, from across its brand portfolio, at this month’s IAADFS, including two new fragrances from Agent Provocateur.

Crabtree & Evelyn underlines commitment to travel retail growth

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/03/14

Crabtree & Evelyn’s presence at this month’s IAADFS exhibition in Orlando underlines the brand’s desire to further expand within the travel retail channel.

DFS Group set for inaugural Masters of Fragrances in Abu Dhabi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/03/14

ABU DHABI. DFS Group will extend its successful Masters Series with a new event, described as an unprecedented showcase of world-exclusive scents.

Inter Parfums prepares to unveil masculine scent Jimmy Choo Man

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/03/14

The Jimmy Choo Man fragrance, fronted by Game of Thrones/Pompeii actor Kit Harington, will be introduced by Inter Parfums in September.

Moroccanoil sets its sights on travel retail debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/03/14

Beauty brand Moroccanoil is eyeing the travel retail industry with interest after exhibiting for the first time at the IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas.

Coty confirms Clémence Poésy as face of new Chloé feminine fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/03/14

Clémence Poésy will be the face of the new Chloé feminine fragrance from licensee Coty, which will be launched in September.

Beauty groups build boutique presence at Beijing Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/03/14

CHINA. The Estée Lauder Companies, L’Oréal Group and LVMH have opened new boutiques for leading brands at Beijing Capital International Airport.

DKNY gets passionate with new masculine and feminine fragrances

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/03/14

Aramis and Designer Fragrances has this month launched limited-edition DKNY Women and DKNY Men scents, available now in selected locations in the travel retail channel.

Inter Parfums unveils new fragrance masterbrand from Karl Lagerfeld

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/03/14

Last week in Paris saw the official reveal of Inter Parfums’ first scents – one for women and one for men - from the flamboyant fashion designer.

Viktor & Rolf sweetens its fragrance portfolio with Bonbon

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/03/14

L’Oréal Travel Retail has unveiled a new feminine fragrance from Dutch design duo Viktor & Rolf, called Bonbon. It will be available in the channel from 1 April.

Tom Ford set to bloom with new Velvet Orchid fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/03/14

Tom Ford Beauty is poised to strengthen its fragrance offer with the introduction of Tom Ford Velvet Orchid, an oriental floral scent.

Nina Ricci and Ladurée join forces for La Tentation de Nina

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/03/14

Puig has launched the new eau de toilette, the result of a partnership between the fragrance house and the luxury patisserie and confectioner, in global travel retail.

Essence Corp and Dufry bring Moschino fragrance to Brazil and Caribbean

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/03/14

The US luxury distributor has partnered with Dufry to bring new fragrance Chic Petals to airports in Brazil, Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic.

Estée Lauder polishes lipstick portfolio with new Pure Color Envy lipstick

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/03/14

Estée Lauder has unveiled a new Shine version of its flagship Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick, which was previewed to selected journalists last November.