Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Tuesday 16 September 2014


L’Oréal Group Travel Retail makes two key appointments

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/09/14

Richard Cymberg is named Clients Management Director, while John Mangan becomes General Manager Travel Retail Europe-Middle East-Africa-India for L’Oréal.

Beauté Prestige International introduces new Narciso feminine fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/09/14

BPl has unveiled a new feminine fragrance from designer Narciso Rodriguez, called simply Narciso. The launch is being promoted by DDF throughout September.

DFS Group announces ground-breaking move into Europe with retail-to-culture project in historic Venice

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/09/14

ITALY. “This can be a new benchmark for the world of retailing in Europe, and a template for retailing in historic city centres for the future.” That’s the ambitious vision outlined by DFS Chairman and CEO Philippe Schaus for the company’s entry into Europe, where it will open a landmark retail, cultural and entertainment site at the famous Fondaco dei Tedeschi building on the Grand Canal in Venice. The venture is a partnership with Edizione, a private company controlled by the Benetton family, and is expected to open in Summer 2016.

Ayaz Furniturewalla named in senior Estée Lauder Companies role

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/09/14

Estée Lauder has named Ayaz Furniturewalla as Vice President/General Manager, Bobbi Brown, Jo Malone London & Tom Ford Beauty for travel retail.

Nathan Moris appointed to key Estée Lauder Americas travel retail post

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/09/14

The Estée Lauder Companies has named experienced group executive Nathan Moris as its new Vice President/General Manager, Travel Retail Americas.

MAC unveils colourful collaboration with US actress Brooke Shields

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/09/14

MAC Cosmetics’ limited-edition Brooke Shields collection – which offers two distinct looks – will be available in travel retail worldwide from October.

Yves Saint Laurent darkens fragrance portfolio with Black Opium

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/09/14

Yves Saint Laurent has updated its pillar Opium feminine fragrance with a new, edgier urban version. Black Opium is rolling out into travel retail worldwide this month.

John Varvatos celebrates London store opening with official launch party

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/09/14

The Moodie Report attended the official launch party of the first John Varvatos European flagship store, which saw the world of fashion and music come together.

BPI updates Jean Paul Gaultier portfolio with two new scents

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/14

Beauté Prestige International (BPI) unveils the new Classique Eau de Parfum Intense feminine fragrance and a tattooed limited-edition version of Le Male.

Essence lights up the Caribbean with Versace Bright Crystal Absolu

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/14

Distributor Essence Corp recently collaborated with four leading Caribbean retailers to support the launch of Versace’s new Bright Crystal Absolu edp.

Sisley blooms anew with Black Rose Precious Face Oil

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/09/14

Three years after the launch of its Black Rose Cream Mask, Sisley is rolling out its Black Rose Precious Face Oil – the first such product from the brand.

DFS launches First Class Beauty campaign across global store network

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/09/14

INTERNATIONAL. The campaign includes a series of events and promotions featuring 50 brands in 13 destinations, and will run until 21 September.

La Prairie names Laurent Marteau as Head of Travel Retail Worldwide

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/09/14

La Prairie Group has appointed Laurent Marteau as Head of Travel Retail Worldwide. He has over 14 years’ experience in the travel retail business.

Lancôme announces Alma Jodorowsky as latest brand ambassadress

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/09/14

Singer and actress Alma Jodorowsky has joined Lancôme as the brand’s latest ambassadress. Her first campaign will be for the Happy Holidays collection.

BPI adds a nocturnal touch to masculine portfolio with Nuit d’Issey

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/14

Beauté Prestige International (BPI) has created a new men’s fragrance from designer Issey Miyake, called Nuit d’Issey. It is being launched this month.

Burberry unveils My Burberry flagship feminine fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/14

Burberry has unveiled a new feminine scent, described by the brand as its most significant fragrance to date. My Burberry begins its global launch this month.

MAC Cosmetics offers travellers a Look In A Box

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/09/14

MAC has updated its Look In A Box portfolio with new kits said to contain thoughtfully designed looks in universal shades and finishes.

DFS Group set to give travellers the First Class Beauty treatment

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/08/14

INTERNATIONAL. "The ultimate beauty shopping experience." That's how DFS describes one of its biggest-ever global campaigns, set to roll out next month.

CTC-ARI and Dior launch latest pop-up store at Larnaka Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/08/14

CYPRUS. CTC-ARI, Hermes Airports and Dior have teamed up to open the latest in a series of promotional pop-up stores at Larnaka International Airport.

Hanse Distribution launches swiss smile dental beauty care range inflight

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/08/14

The airline retail supplier has already secured listings for the brand’s Pearl Shine Whitening & Repair Dental Conditioner onboard Swiss, Aeroflot and Virgin Atlantic.

FORMIA to offer Crabtree & Evelyn amenity kit onboard SriLankan Airlines

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/14

FORMIA will offer the airline's Business Class passengers a bespoke, branded tan-coloured canvas pouch containing a selection of Crabtree & Evelyn products.

Origins targets the signs of fatigue with GinZing Refreshing face mask

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/08/14

The new Origins GinZing Refreshing face mask, available in global travel retail from September, claims to help reduce the signs of fatigue in just ten minutes.

Travel retail outperforms for Estée Lauder Companies in fiscal year 2014

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/08/14

The beauty supplier has reported strong progress in travel retail, outpacing good growth in group sales and a solid increase in global passenger traffic.

DFS shines the spotlight on beauty with exclusive event this September

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/08/14

INTERNATIONAL. The multi-day event, 'First Class Beauty', will feature a collection of makeup, skincare and fragrances specially curated for the traveller.

EDA Australasia strikes up partnership with Coty Travel Retail Asia Pacific

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/08/14

ASIA PACIFIC. EDA Australasia further extends its 15-year partnership with Coty Australia by undertaking a range of new projects for Coty Travel Retail Asia Pacific.

Lancôme updates Absolue L’Extrait with new Elixir-Concentrate

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/08/14

Lancôme is set to extend its ultra-premium anti-ageing Absolue L’Extrait collection with the Regenerating and Renewing Ultimate Elixir-Concentrate.

Bobbi Brown lightens up with Skin Weightless Powder Foundation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/14

The new compact foundation, described as the brand’s most luxurious and lightweight formula to date, will be available from September.

La Prairie extends Platinum collection with new Eye Essence

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/14

La Prairie has created a new anti-ageing treatment for eyes, called Cellular Eye Essence Platinum Rare. It will be available in travel retail worldwide from September.

Origins Powers up Plantscription with new Anti-Aging Serum

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/14

Origins has reformulated its Plantscription Anti-Aging Serum with a new Power version. The global travel retail roll-out begins in September.

Coty and Lady Gaga preview unisex Eau de Gaga fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/08/14

Coty, Haus Laboratories and Lady Gaga are set to introduce a follow-up to the artist’s debut fragrance Fame, which was unveiled in September 2012.

Rihanna re-visits MAC Cosmetics’ Viva Glam collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/08/14

The Viva Glam Rihanna II collection, featuring a duo of frosted mauve shades, will be available in travel retail worldwide from September.

Victoria’s Secret expands Australian presence with Cairns Airport store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/08/14

Opened in partnership with LS travel retail Pacific, the new Beauty & Accessories store is the brand’s first in Cairns and is located in the airport’s Domestic Terminal.

Bobbi Brown offers a new nude take on the classic smoky eye

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/08/14

Bobbi Brown promises a wearable look that transitions effortlessly from day to night with its new Smokey Nudes Collection, available from September.

Coty unveils a daring new addition to its Guess fragrance portfolio

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/08/14

Guess Dare, the first green and fruity floral juice to be launched by the house, will be introduced to global travel retail by Coty from September.

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport unveils new seasonal additions

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/08/14

FRANCE. Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur (ACA) has further updated its shops and services at Nice Airport, for the peak summer season.

Dreamstore 2014: How the brands rate the world's top travel retailers

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/08/14

INTERNATIONAL. DFS, Nuance, Dubai Duty Free, King Power (Thailand) and Schiphol Airport Retail earned the major plaudits in this year's 'Dreamstore' survey conducted by The Moodie Report.

MAC’s Novel Romance invites travellers on an amorous adventure

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 31/07/14

MAC Cosmetics aims to fan the flames of desire with its new racy make-up range. A Novel Romance will be available in travel retail worldwide from September.

Estée Lauder extends Pure Color Envy Sculpting offer to eyes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/14

Estée Lauder has added to its flagship Pure Color Envy Sculpting Lipstick with a new Pure Color Envy Sculpting Eyeshadow 5-Color Palette.

Estée Lauder eyes new improvements to Advanced Night Repair

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/14

Advanced Night Repair Eye Synchronized Recovery Complex II, on-counter now in travel retail, aims to re-ignite the youthful light of eyes.

Puig cultivates Prada Candy Florale fragrance at Heathrow T5

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/07/14

The Prada Candy Florale fragrance business is blooming at Heathrow T5, thanks to a promotion in partnership with World Duty Free Group.

Clinique adds a personal touch to Chubby Stick collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/07/14

Clinique has added to its extensive Chubby Stick collection with the new line Chubby Stick Baby Tint Moisturising Lip Colour Balm.

La Mer extends treatment portfolio with Intensive Revitalizing Mask

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/07/14

La Mer has added to its treatment portfolio with the new Intensive Revitalizing Mask, which will be available in travel retail worldwide from September.

Lancôme enhances life with La Vie Est Belle L’Absolu de Parfum

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/07/14

Lancôme has enriched its La Vie Est Belle feminine fragrance with a new, opulent version, La Vie Est Belle L’Absolu de Parfum, available now in travel retail.

Lancôme upgrades its mascara portfolio with Grandiôse

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/07/14

Lancôme’s new mascara is said to deliver multiple benefits, including length, thickness, curl and separation. It will be available in travel retail from August.

MAC Cosmetics offers consumers unique Nail Transformations

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/07/14

MAC’s innovative new line, created in partnership with nail guru Marian Newman, transforms the look of existing nail lacquers into totally new shades.

Zürich Airport welcomes summer with The Nuance Group and SSP

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/07/14

SWITZERLAND. The airport has built an attractive seasonal campaign at the Airside Center in partnership with its major retail and food & beverage operators.

Clarins rejuvenates face offer with Super Restorative Night

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/07/14

Clarins has strengthened its anti-ageing portfolio with new Super Restorative Night. Priced at €103, it will be available in travel retail from 25 August.

Estée Lauder’s Modern Muse evolves with new Chic scent

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/07/14

Estée Lauder is set to update its Modern Muse flagship fragrance with a new Modern Muse Chic version, which will be launched into travel retail from September.

Giorgio Armani harnesses digital delights for Acqua di Giò

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/07/14

In June Giorgio Armani promoted its Acqua di Giò and Acqua di Gioia fragrances in selected European airports with two innovative digital events.

Giorgio Armani Beauty continues to advance in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/07/14

L’Oréal Luxe has opened a number of new airport doors for its Giorgio Armani Beauty and Armani/Privé collections, with more to follow by the end of 2014.