Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Monday 06 July 2015

FASHION, LEATHER AND ACCESSORIES

Rating the retailers: The Moodie Report ‘Dreamstore’ 2015

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/07/15

INTERNATIONAL. How did the world’s leading brand owners rate the world’s leading travel retailers, airport by airport and category by category?

Cerruti 1881 opens shop-in-shop at King Fahd International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/06/15

SAUDI ARABIA. Cerruti 1881 has teamed up with Al Musbah Group for the opening of a 25sq m shop-in-shop at King Fahd International Airport in Dammam.

Desigual aims to deliver further growth in the travel retail channel

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/06/15

Wholesale Travel Retail Manager Marco Gadola explains how problem-solving and product diversification underpin the Spanish brand’s expansion strategy for travel retail.

LS travel retail opens new-look The Fashion Place at Glasgow Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/06/15

UK. LS Travel Retail UK & Ireland unveils a multibrand store, The Fashion Place, at Glasgow Airport, featuring men's & women's fashion & accessories.

Francisco sailings boost River Plate sales for Bernabel Trading

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/06/15

URUGUAY. Regular operation of the new-generation ferry Francisco is giving a significant boost to duty free sales by onboard concessionaire Bernabel Trading.

Dufry pops up in style with trio of new stores at RioGaleão Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/06/15

BRAZIL. Dufry unveils three adjacent pop-up stores at RioGaleão Airport Terminal 2, branded to MAC, Tommy Hilfiger and Watches & Accessories.

Pan Am flies back into European travel retail with Flug zeug

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/06/15

The Austrian fashion label, known for its accessories made from airline materials, has released a belt licensed by Pan Am and available at Vienna Airport.
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Sunil Tuli takes expanded role at King Power Group (Hong Kong)

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/06/15

ASIA PACIFIC. Sunil Tuli, Managing Director (Duty Free and Travel Retail) at King Power Group (Hong Kong), has taken on an expanded role at the company.

The Kase gets up close and personal in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/06/15

Following the success of its first airport store at Manila Ninoy Aquino International Airport, the smartphone accessory brand is marketing itself as a “perfect” travel retail concept.

Coccinelle expands in travel retail with latest European openings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/06/15

Coccinelle continues to expand its travel retail business in Europe, with six new openings on cruise ships and in diplomatic and airport stores.

LS travel retail reveals further details of Nice Côte d’Azur store offer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/06/15

FRANCE. As previously reported, the retailer will open three fashion stores and two FNAC outlets at the airport. The contracts begin in March 2016.

Tumi introduces redesigned Alpha Bravo collection for Fall 2015

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/06/15

Backed by Tumi's Global Citizens campaign featuring German racing driver Nico Rosberg, the new collection offers a range of casual bags for travellers.

Gebr Heinemann opens trainee-operated store at Hamburg cruise port

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/06/15

GERMANY. Gebr. Heinemann has opened Destination Hamburg, a 64sq m store at Hamburg’s Cruise Center Steinwerder, operated by the retailer's trainees.

China encourages domestic consumption with import duty cuts

Source: NetEase; The Moodie Report - 08/06/15

CHINA. The government cut import tariffs on a number of luxury goods from 1 June and could reduce the 30% consumption tax to further encourage domestic spend.

The Moodie Report Interview: Lacoste’s Jean-Louis Delamarre

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/06/15

The Moodie Report speaks to Lacoste CEO Asia Pacific and Global Travel Retail Jean-Louis Delamarre about the brand's new ‘Fewer, Bigger, Better’ strategy.

MCM extends travel retail presence with pop-up store at Munich Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/06/15

GERMANY. Luxury German brand MCM has opened a 35sq m pop-up store at Munich Airport T2, offering luggage, bags, small leather goods and its heritage line.

Tampa awards 11 retail and F&B contracts; WDFG captures duty free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/06/15

USA. After the biggest commercial tender at Tampa International in over 40 years, the airport awards 11 retail and food & beverage concessions covering 65 outlets.

ABG and Global Brands sign long-term licensing deal for Jones New York

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/06/15

INTERNATIONAL. Authentic Brands Group and Global Brands Group today inked a long-term licensing agreement for fashion brand Jones New York.

Diesel to open new store at Tocumen Airport as it extends LatAm footprint

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/06/15

PANAMA. The Italian lifestyle brand has announced that it will open a 62sq m standalone store in August at Tocumen Panama International Airport's North Pier.

FORMIA extends Turkish Airlines partnership with new three-year deal

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/06/15

TURKEY. FORMIA will supply branded amenity kits on board Turkish Airlines’ long and short haul Business Class, Comfort Class and Economy long haul flights.

Shiseido signs deal to distribute Burberry Beauty in Japan

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/06/15

JAPAN. Shiseido has inked an agreement with Burberry to distribute the brand’s fragrances and make-up in Japan. The My Burberry scent will be a key initial focus.

Hong Kong International tenders luxury boutique spaces in T1 East Hall

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/05/15

HONG KONG. Airport Authority Hong Kong has called tenders for two luxury boutiques in the Terminal 1 East Hall airside at Hong Kong International Airport.

Tocumen Airport pushes for US$30 million lift in commercial revenues

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/05/15

PANAMA. Aeropuerto Internacional de Tocumen SA (AITSA) is rolling out a raft of new commercial concessions as it seeks to increase income and profitability.

Victoria’s Secret to make Finnish debut at Helsinki Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/05/15

FINLAND. The leading lingerie and beauty retailer will open its first store in Finland later this summer as part of Finavia’s service reform at Helsinki Airport.

Lulu dk shows off temporary jewellery tattoos in Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/05/15

Lulu dk introduced its temporary, travel-friendly jewellery tattoos at this month’s TFWA Asia Pacific show. The designs last for around four to six days.

Paul & Shark champions customisation and convenience in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/05/15

A personalised embroidery service, Polos of the World and a new Travel Shirt collection were among the highlights on show at Paul & Shark in Singapore.

The Moodie Report: A message to our valued industry partners

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/05/15

INTERNATIONAL. As The Moodie Report changes ownership, we carry an important message about invoicing and payment to our industry partners.

Bric's teams up with Tumi to open adjoining store at Milan Malpensa

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/15

Opened on 1 May, the new store aims to leverage the "winning formula" of major multi-brand stores by tapping into the synergy between the two luggage brands.

Dufry hails luxury concession gains at Nice Côte D’Azur Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/15

FRANCE. Dufry has hailed its capture of nine new luxury and fashion stores at Nice Côte D’Azur Airport, where it will operate under a seven-year agreement.

Duty Free Partners pushes niche strategy at Guadalajara and Tijuana

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/15

MEXICO. Duty Free Partners is pledging to continue its niche strategy following innovative openings at Guadalajara and Tijuana international airports.

Budapest Airport calls for Expressions of Interest in SkyCourt retail tenders

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/05/15

HUNGARY. Budapest Airport has called for Expressions of Interest (EOI) from travel retailers in its forthcoming tender for outlets in the SkyCourt shopping centre.

Coccinelle enters South Korean market as Asia expansion continues

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/05/15

The Italian accessories brand has ventured into South Korea with Bluebell Korea, and continues to grow in China with two new downtown duty free locations.

LS travel retail-Longchamp alliance wins luxury concession at Changi T3

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/05/15

SINGAPORE. LS travel retail will operate a new Longchamp boutique at Singapore Changi T3, after winning the latest luxury brand name concession at the location.

Dufry and LS travel retail win Nice Côte d’Azur luxury and fashion tenders

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/05/15

FRANCE. As revealed earlier via Moodie Live, Nice Airport Authority has awarded Dufry and LS travel retail the luxury and fashion tenders for T1 and T2.

ATÜ Duty Free opens Michael Kors boutique at Istanbul Atatürk Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/05/15

TURKEY. ATÜ Duty Free has expanded its fashion portfolio with the opening of a 113sq m Michael Kors boutique at Istanbul Atatürk Airport.

Diesel set to bring bold blueprint for Asia in TFWA Singapore debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/05/15

With an aim to further expand in Asia Pacific travel retail, the Italian lifestyle brand will make its first TFWA Asia Pacific appearance with an extensive portfolio.

Radley appoints new CEO as it continues to chart global expansion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/05/15

British handbag and accessories company Radley + Co has announced the appointment of Justin Stead as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective 6 May.

Desigual to launch expanded travel retail exclusive offering in Singapore

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/05/15

The Spanish fashion brand has added a new bag, wallet and foulard to its travel retail exclusive offering, which will be exhibited at the TFWA Asia Pacific show.

Hippie Chic sales set to grow on back of Tyko’s new social media strategy

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/05/15

Tyko Travel Retail’s Hippie Chic brand is set to reap the benefits of the bohemian fashion trend and a new partnership to expand its social media reach in the US.

Live and online: The Moodie Report Print Edition May 2015

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/05/15

INTERNATIONAL. Welcome to the digital, iPad-compatible version of The Moodie Report Print Edition for May 2015, available in full – editorial and advertising.

Coty inks deal with Dree Hemingway as Chloé fragrance face

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/05/15

Coty has confirmed that actress and model Dree Hemingway will front the new signature Chloé fragrance advertising campaign, which will break this September.

Desigual's HappyBox concept makes travel retail debut at Larnaca Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/05/15

CYPRUS. Desigual has teamed up with CTC-ARI to launch a 45sq m HappyBox pop-up concept at Larnaca Airport, the first in travel retail for the fashion brand.

Changi Airport Group awards seven key luxury contracts in T2

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/04/15

SINGAPORE. Changi Airport Group has awarded seven luxury brand name concessions at Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 2.

Glen Williams joins Premier Portfolio in key business development role

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/04/15

Glen Williams, former Managing Director of Maxxium, will join Premier Portfolio International in the role of Business Development Director, effective 5 May.

Desigual blends Spanish style and French flair in Paris CDG pop-ups

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/04/15

FRANCE. Desigual has teamed up with Société de Distribution Aéroportuaire to launch four French-themed pop-up stores at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.

Javier Brandwain joins Authentic Brands Group in managing role

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/04/15

USA. New York-based Authentic Brands Group has announced the appointment of Javier Brandwain as Managing Director Latin America and Caribbean.

Gucci opens newly renovated store at A.B. Won Pat International Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/04/15

GUAM. Opened in partnership with Lotte Duty Free Guam, the new-look store spans 975sq ft and has a design featuring marble, wood and warm polished metals.

Furla continues Asian and European expansion with new store openings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/15

Furla has opened new locations in Beijing Capital International and Warsaw Chopin airports, as well as upgraded its existing shop-in-shop at Ben Gurion Airport.

JetLag sets sights on travel retail with reversible and foldable apparel

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/15

The premium fashion brand introduced a range of casual apparel suitable for the cruise and travel markets at its IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas debut.

LS travel retail acquires assets of Saveria USA at JFK T4

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/04/15

USA. LS travel retail North America has acquired certain assets of Saveria USA, gaining it entry to 20,000sq ft of retail space at JFK International Airport T4.