Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Wednesday 25 November 2015


World Duty Free debuts gender-free Calvin Klein CK2 scent

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/11/15

The first gender-free fragrance from Coty, CK2, will be available exclusively at selected World Duty Free (WDF) stores for two months before its domestic launch.

Clinique unveils 'mysterious' Aromatics in Black fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/11/15

Clinique has extended its Aromatics fragrance franchise with the addition of Aromatics in Black, described as an "intriguingly seductive" scent.

The Estée Lauder Companies makes key appointments to executive team

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/11/15

USA. John Demsey and Jane Hertzmark Hudis will join the company's executive team as it looks to further align its expanding portfolio of brands.

Coty unveils structural reorganisation ahead of merger with P&G

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/11/15

INTERNATIONAL. Coty's new organisational structure will see its executive team relocate to London on completion of the merger with P&G.

Elizabeth Arden captures Gebr Heinemann Supplier of the Year award

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/11/15

GERMANY. The retailer hails Arden's focus on its offers, strategic support and conduct as it reveals its Supplier of the Year in the beauty category.

Fourth T Galleria by DFS in Macau opens at new Studio City resort

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/11/15

HONG KONG. Beauty hall mixes global companies with increasingly popular Japanese and Korean brands and store also features a sunglasses boutique.

Gimpo Airport duty free tender likely to take place in early 2016

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/11/15

SOUTH KOREA. The incumbents' (Lotte Duty Free and The Shilla Duty Free) contracts run until 12 May 2016, meaning another high-profile bid.

Juxtaposing the ordinary with luxury: Moschino unveils Fresh scent

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/11/15

Mixing the mundane with couture: the new juice from Italian fragrance house Moschino, Fresh, is presented in what looks like a household cleaning bottle.

Introducing CK2: Coty launches first gender-free fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/11/15

Connecting males and females: 21 years after the launch of Calvin Klein's first unisex fragrance CK One, the brand has unveiled CK2, its first gender-free scent.

Estée Lauder posts robust Q1 results; travel retail hit by currencies

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/11/15

American beauty giants posts strong first-quarter results though travel retail sales impacted by currency challenges in several key markets.

Tom Ford pays homage to bergamot with new Private Blend juice

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/10/15

Tom Ford Private Blend Venetian Bergamot eau de cologne is the brand's signature interpretation of the popular citrus ingredient.

Changi's digital revolution gathers place with online arrivals shopping

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/10/15

SINGAPORE. “The digital revolution has changed the way many browse, shop and purchase products,” says Senior Vice President, Airside Concessions Ivy Wong.

Jo Malone London gift wraps its latest Christmas collections

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/10/15

Available in travel retail worldwide, the collections include gift sets, the Jo Malone London Christmas cracker, travel candles, selected colognes and bath salts.

Nabeel Perfumes eyes travel retail growth for The Spirit of Dubai range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/10/15

Nabeel Perfumes is looking to extend its travel retail presence since launching its super-premium fragrance collection, The Spirit of Dubai, in February.

Jigsaw International adds watches and eyewear to its brand portfolio

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/10/15

With the global launch of the Cosmopolitan fragrance, Jigsaw is focusing on becoming a global leader in the fast moving consumer goods category.

Puig builds Valentino franchise with the launch of Donna fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/10/15

Puig announces the introduction of Valentino Donna, a new women’s line, which joins Valentino Uomo to create a fragrance master brand.

Interview: Aromatherapy Associates prepares for the great reveal

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/10/15

Muriel Zingraff-Shariff, CEO of Aromatherapy Associates and ex-Heathrow Retail Director talks about the well-being company's travel retail plans.

Sisley presents new innovations and revisits several classics

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/10/15

Sisley reveals two new offerings in skincare, two in make-up and a reworked version of its best-selling fragrance Eau de Soir.

Boss The Scent launches in India through Delhi Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/15

The new Boss fragrance will be showcased in India’s largest duty free retail space, Delhi Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal 3.

INCC Group prepares to launch Monaco Parfums at TFWA World Exhibition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/15

Fragrance manufacturer INCC Group will showcase Monaco Parfums, the latest addition to its licensed business (led by Mercedes Benz), at Cannes.

Inspired by a Classic White Shirt, Gianfranco Ferré launches Camicia 113

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/15

Fashion meets fragrance in Ferré’s latest fragrance line with both the scent and the bottle evoking the style of a crisp white shirt.

Shiseido updates its global identity with major rebranding exercise

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/15

Global travel retail is set to play a vital role for Japanese beauty brand Shiseido as it unveils a new, streamlined identity and an updated strategy for the business.

Tous brings scents of happiness to Cannes with new fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/15

Spanish fragrance & jewellery house Tous, together with Perfumes y Diseno, unveil Tous Happy Moments as its main launch for Cannes.

Puig and ATÜ Duty Free break the bank at Istanbul Atatürk Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/10/15

A Paco Rabanne 'Break the Bank' promotion with ATÜ Duty Free offered passengers instant prizes and featured a cross-category collaboration with Martini.

Bvlgari’s ‘The Temple of the Jeweller’ store pops up at Paris CDG

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/15

FRANCE. Throughout October, Bvlgari’s ‘The Temple of the Jeweller’ pop-up will take passengers at Paris CDG's Terminal S4 on a "voyage of the senses".

Travel retail to the fore as Revlon unveils new fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/10/15

Love Is On: Revlon has earmarked travel retail as a key priority as it prepares to launch its first fragrance in over a decade at TFWA World Exhibition.

It's a small world: Scorpio Worldwide aims for niche gaps

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/15

Scorpio buyers have been selecting boutique brands in a move that reflects the growing market share that such brands are commanding.

ITF set to showcase new fragrance quartet in Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/15

ITF will be highlighting four new scents at this month's TFWA World Exhibition: Trussardi My Scent and Blue Land, Dsquared2 Want and Blumarine Ninfea.

Perfumer’s Workshop International focuses on niche lines

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/15

Following the success of Amouroud, New York’s Perfumer’s Workshop believes travel retailers are increasingly open to the idea of niche fragrances.

Passenger movements increase at Heathrow in support of Breast Cancer Awareness

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/10/15

UK. A different kind of passenger movement seen at Heathrow, all in the cause of The Estée Lauder Companies’ Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign.

Mäurer & Wirtz focus on fragrances and skincare for men at Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/10/15

A new Baldessarini Ultimate fragrance will be on show at TFWA World Exhibition, along with grooming products from Tabac and 4711 travel retail exclusive miniatures.

The Moodie Report turns pink to support Breast Cancer Awareness

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/09/15

INTERNATIONAL. "Every Action Counts" is the theme of The Estée Lauder Companies’ 2015 Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign, which launches officially today.

'Enhancing value & choice': Sydney issues T1 food & drinks RFP

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/09/15

AUSTRALIA.“The Pier C Departures RFP is an exciting opportunity to be part of enhancing the food & dining offering," says General Manager Retail Glyn Williams.

Shiseido creates Global Travel Retail marketing team in Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/09/15

The new operation underlines the group's commitment to the travel retail channel and even includes a travel retail exclusive products Manager.

All Blacks scent success with new Bvlgari fragrance launch

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/09/15

A blend of concentration and strength. Alluring, exciting. Get set for a dazzling duo of fragrances, two Bvlgari lines inspired by world champions the All Blacks.

Bvlgari pop-up stores unveiled at Istanbul and Paris airports

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/09/15

'The Temple of the Jeweller' - that's the charismatic theme of two new Bvlgari pop-up fragrance boutiques designed to take travellers on a “voyage of the senses”.

Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories opens at Auckland Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/09/15

NEW ZEALAND. Lagardère Travel Retail brings Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories to New Zealand with a new store airside at Auckland Airport.

Ajmal Perfumes adds Bling Noir and M Series to fragrance offer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/09/15

Ajmal Perfumes has added a touch of glamour to its fragrance portfolio with new feminine Bling Noir and the M Series trio of unisex eau de parfums.

Chanel brings heritage, history and an air of exclusivity to Barcelona Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/15

“15 identical bottles. 15 pure forms, luxuriously simple." That’s how Chanel has dubbed a first-ever Spanish airport showing for its Les Exclusifs de Chanel collection.

Estée Lauder brings a whole New Dimension to travel retail shopping

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

The American beauty house has used Neuroscience testing to measure the physiological and emotional responses of women using the new skincare line.

Puig & World Duty Free join forces in spectacular Heathrow campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

UK. Last week Puig and World Duty Free Group brought the famous faces of Paco Rabanne's Olympéa and Invictus scents to meet passengers at Heathrow T5.

Puig introduces CH Men Privé from Carolina Herrera family

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

Puig has launched the latest men’s fragrance from Carolina Herrera, CH Men Privé, in travel retail. The launch advertising campaign was shot by Mario Testino.

Travalo prepares for all moods with new ‘Uchange’ technology

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/15

Offering an answer to all moods, Travalo's latest 'Uchange' innovation enables consumers to easily transfer fragrances from one case to another.

Clare Austin joins The Moodie Report as Associate Editor and beauty specialist

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/09/15

INTERNATIONAL. The Moodie Report strengthens its team with the appointment of Clare Austin, a highly experienced beauty-to-fashion writer and editor.

Koto Parfums focuses on Playmobil and Hello Kitty for Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/09/15

New to the Koto Parfums portfolio is a Playmobil Super 4 line of fragrances for boys and a travel retail exclusive Hello Kitty’s World Tour miniatures set.

The Estée Lauder Companies prepares for key launches at Cannes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/09/15

The group will highlight new lines from its portfolio of brands, including Estée Lauder, Clinique, Bobbi Brown and Tommy Hilfiger, during TFWA World Exhibition.

Perfumer's Workshop International unveils new travel retail concept

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/15

How much does colour preference influence fragrance purchasing? Perfumer’s Workshop International's Samba Metallics may provide the answer.

LVMH signs up former Apple Music executive to head digital ‘ecosystem’

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/09/15

FRANCE. Ian Rogers was previously Senior Director at Apple following the company's acquisition of Beats Music, where he was CEO.

Mediterranean inspiration for Blue by Kenneth Cole from Parlux

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/08/15

American designer-to-social activist Kenneth Cole's new men's fragrance is likened to "diving into Mediterranean waters on a hot summer day".

ARI seeks senior buying managers amid global corporate restructure

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/08/15

IRELAND. Aer Rianta International has launched a recruitment drive for global category managers, advertising the opportunities through The Moodie Report.