Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Wednesday 23 April 2014


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.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics sweetens its offer with Raw Sugar Collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/04/14

The Raw Sugar line will be available in travel retail from May; this month the brand reintroduces its updated Skin Foundation Stick.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Talika extends skincare offer with anti-ageing Light Duo+

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/04/14

French skincare specialist Talika has further strengthened its skincare range with Light Duo+, said to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and redness.

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.

Clarins sets carnival scene with Colours of Brazil make-up collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/14

Clarins is set to bolster its make-up offer this summer with a new, Brazil-inspired collection, called Colours of Brazil. It will be available from 27 April.

FORMIA partners with Japan Airlines and renews Austrian Airlines contract

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/14

Hospitality kits supplier introduces new cosmetics offer for passengers in First Class, Business Class and Economy Class onboard JAL and Austrian Airlines flights.

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.

Puig celebrates centenary in high style with Puig Tower inauguration

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/04/14

Fashion and fragrance house Puig aims high for the future – and celebrates 100 years of success – with the inauguration of Puig Tower in Barcelona.

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.

Chicago O'Hare & Westfield reveal transformed T5 retail and F&B offer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/04/14

USA. Chicago O’Hare Airport’s new-look T5 includes a 10,000sq ft Dufry walk-through duty free store and a much improved food & beverage offer.

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.

Clinique updates Even Better with new Dark Spot Defense SPF45

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/04/14

Clinique has updated its Even Better franchise with the new Dark Spot Defense SPF45, which is available in Sheer and Sheer Tint versions.

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.

Lancôme commemorates Hypnôse anniversary with eye collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 01/04/14

Lancôme is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its Hypnôse franchise with a limited-edition mascara and complementary eye line.

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.

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.

Institut Karité Paris celebrates a decade with new limited edition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/03/14

The ‘So Wonderful’ Shea Butter Hand Cream limited edition of three new fragrances will be highlighted at TFWA Asia Pacific in Singapore this May.

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.

Collistar extends body portfolio with new treatment quartet

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/03/14

Italian house Collistar has extended its comprehensive body care collection with four new products, all of which will be rolled out in the first half.

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.

Estée Lauder gives Re-Nutriv a Lift with new contouring eye product

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/03/14

Estée Lauder has extended its upscale Re-Nutriv portfolio with the new Ultimate Contouring Eye Lift. It is available now in travel retail worldwide.

Premier Global Trading and Zwilling aim to advance in the Americas

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/03/14

The Tweezerman and Zwilling portfolio gets a positive reaction in Orlando, as Premier Global Trading showcases its assortment at this year’s IAADFS event.

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.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics partners with model Kate Upton

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/03/14

Bobbi Brown has announced that US model and actress Kate Upton will be the brand’s second celebrity face, following the appointment of actress Katie Holmes.

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.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics introduces new Perfectly Defined Collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/03/14

A trio of eye products designed to make the eyes stand out is the latest innovation from Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. The line will be available in travel retail from April.

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.

Estée Lauder extends Double Wear franchise with new BB duo

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/03/14

Estée Lauder has added two new BB products to its Double Wear range; they are on-counter now in selected travel retail markets and will roll out globally in May.

La Prairie gets glowing with new Cellular Radiance Night Cream

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/03/14

La Prairie is set to extend its upscale Radiance Collection with a new treatment, Cellular Radiance Night Cream. It will be available in travel retail from May.

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.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics advocates Nectar & Nudes for spring

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/03/14

Bobbi Brown's new Nectar & Nudes limited-edition make-up collection is being launched this month into travel retail worldwide.

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.