Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Friday 27 November 2015


Smashbox Cosmetics rehydrates skin with new BB Water

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/11/15

Bringing hydration to skin: Smashbox Cosmetics has launched a water-based BB cream that claims to provide a radiant, long-lasting finish without cracking.

The Moodie Blog: A quintessentially English afternoon with Molton Brown

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/11/15

Guests were whisked upstairs by a footman and led to The Royal Suite, where, rumour has it, the Duchess of Cambridge stayed on the eve of the royal wedding.

Clinique goes compact with 2-in-1 Powder Foundation and Concealer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/11/15

Clinique has introduced a new 2-in-1 powder formula foundation and concealer, said to deliver long-lasting lightweight coverage on-the-go.

‘Revive your hair and senses’: Aveda introduces Shampure Dry Shampoo

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 25/11/15

Aveda has added a 'time-saving' dry shampoo to its Shampure range. Said to "instantly revive hair", the non-aerosol powder mist features natural ingredients.

‘Fitness for the Face’: Clinique unveils new Sculptwear range

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/11/15

Described as "fitness for the face", the Sculptwear range comprises three products including Lift and Contour Serum and Contouring Massage Cream Mask.

Estée Lauder glistens with Re-Nutriv Ultimate Diamond Eye Creme

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/11/15

Estée Lauder has added sparkle to its Re-Nutriv Ultimate Diamond franchise with the introduction of Transformative Energy Eye Creme, available now in travel retail.

Moroccanoil turns its focus to skincare with new products

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/11/15

2016/17 will see Moroccanoil push ahead with its global travel retail expansion as well as focus on building its recognition as being a head-to-toe beauty brand.

Tom Ford Lips & Boys range returns with 25 new shades

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/11/15

25 new lipstick shades have been added to Tom Ford's revamped Lips & Boys collection, which features lip colours named after men who the designer admires.

The Moodie Interview: 'Fake it 'til you make it' with Benefit Cosmetics

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/11/15

Benefit Cosmetics is a make-up house that doesn’t take itself too seriously. Except when it comes to being one of the fastest growing brands on the planet.

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.

'An incredible journey': Rituals turns on the magic at 15th birthday

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/11/15

It was a night of poignancy and passion, music and magic, as Rituals celebrated an extraordinary 15-year journey in Amsterdam last night.

Tom Ford takes dark approach to new color collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/11/15

Welcome to the dark side: Tom Ford's Noir Color Collection, which features products for eyes, lips and nails, is available now at selected travel retail locations.

Aveda wraps gift sets with support for Nepalese papermakers

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/11/15

Funds raised from sales of Aveda's Holiday 2015 gift sets, which feature hand-crafted lokta paper, will be donated to the Nepal earthquake relief fund.

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.

MAC Pro swings into London with largest flagship store yet

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/11/15

MAC has opened what it describes as a "high-tech science lab for make-up obsessives" in London, the brand's largest global Pro flagship store to date.

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.

Picture Gallery: Grupo Wisa celebrates 'unique opportunity' at Melancia mall

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/11/15

URUGUAY. We bring you the first photos from Grupo Wisa’s newly opened La Riviera store in the Melancia mall on the Uruguay-Brazil border.

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.

Picture Gallery: Neutral opens landmark Melancia mall duty free store

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/11/15

URUGUAY. We bring you extensive photo coverage as Neutral launches its ambitious 4,000sq m duty free megastore in Rivera.

MAC Cosmetics names Ariana Grande as latest face of Viva Glam

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/11/15

The 22-year-old singer and actress joins other well-known collaborators such as Miley Cyrus and Rihanna as spokesperson for the company’s charity line.

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.

The ultimate carry-On: La Mer’s new jet-set exclusives

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/11/15

For those passengers looking for a First Class experience, La Mer has devised travel-sized skincare sets that come in a portable case.

Origins adds Harmony and hydration to skincare for the over-50s

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 30/10/15

Origins introduces the Three Part Harmony collection specially formulated for skin in later life. The items in the range will be available in travel retail.

Making magic: MAC channels enchanted look this party season

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/10/15

MAC is creating an enchanted look this party season with its Holiday Collection 2015, comprising Magic of the Night, Enchanted Eye and Viva Glam sets.

Splish splash: Spongellé launches Sponge Animals line for kids

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/10/15

Making bath time fun: Personal care brand Spongellé presented its Sponge Animals line for children and a new gift set at last week's TFWA World Exhibition.

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.

Clé de Peau Beauté collection unveiled as brand’s travel retail expansion begins

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/10/15

Shiseido Group brand Clé de Peau Beauté says the new line has been created to tap into what it sees as a modern consumer demand for luxurious care.

Get smart: Clinique and TED combine to recognise women's creativity

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/10/15

Clinique Smart lives up to its multi-tasking ethos with four new products and a partnership with TED encouraging women to find the next 'smart idea'.

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.

The Estée Lauder Companies to invest in Korean skincare house Have & Be

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/10/15

Big breaking news as the American beauty giant buys its way into (and onto) the Korean beauty wave via skincare brands Dr. Jart+ and Do The Right Thing.

Bath & Body Works makes Australian debut at Sydney Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/10/15

AUSTRALIA. Lagardère Travel Retail has opened a Bath & Body Works store at Sydney’s domestic T2, the first airport location for the beauty & fragrance brand.

Bobbi Brown introduces Luxe Lip Color lipstick range offered in 18 shades

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/10/15

The new formula, which will be on show at the TFWA World Exhibition, is said to offer one-stroke full colour coverage while reducing the appearance of fine lip lines.

L’Oréal hails performance of Dermacenter units in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/10/15

L’Oréal reports “very promising” results from its Dermacenter travel retail concept stores, and underlines the vital role of health in driving beauty purchases.

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.

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.

The Shilla Beauty Loft takes Changi skincare shopping to a new level

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/15

SINGAPORE. A double celebration for The Shilla Duty Free, marking its first year at Changi Airport and the unveiling of The Shilla Beauty Loft.

Aÿsse skincare brings its Napoleonic heritage to travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/10/15

Aÿsse, a French skincare company whose main ingredient is derived from Champagne, is ready to launch its products into the travel retail market.

MAC Cosmetics makes 'real people' the star of a MACnificent campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/10/15

Real people, not supermodels, are the stars of MAC's Fall 2015 MACnificent Me campaign, encouraging everyone to have fun with make-up.

Forest Essentials opens first store at Delhi International Airport T1

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/10/15

INDIA. Delhi International Airport Ltd broadens its consumer offer further as Indian skincare brand Forest Essentials opens its first store in Terminal 1.

Shilla set for big new Singapore and Seoul store openings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/10/15

SINGAPORE/SOUTH KOREA. The Shilla Duty Free is gearing up for next Monday’s Grand Opening of its much-anticipated Duplex Beauty Boutique at Singapore Changi Airport.

Brilliant Idea Cosmetics' You Joue aims to add gloss to airport retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/15

Since making its debut at last year's TFWA World Exhibition, You Joue lipgloss has secured a number of airline listings and now plans to target airport retail.

Clinique gives consumers The Wink with new multi-media platform

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/15

Think. Wink. Not just concerned with skincare and cosmetics, the innovative platform will offer consumers a complete interactive lifestyle site.

Travel treat: Estée Lauder conjures up a liquid that doesn’t spill

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/15

Double Wear Makeup, now available in a compact that makes it ideal for travel, is a product with a difference: the foundation inside is liquid.

Dubai Duty Free and Benefit ‘defend eyelids from unfriendly skies’

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/10/15

UAE. Benefit Cosmetics teams up with Dubai Duty Free for the exclusive regional launch of the brand’s aptly named new product ‘Air Patrol’.

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.

Interview: Moroccanoil steps up the pace in travel retail channel

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/15

Beauty brand Moroccanoil is making strong gains in travel retail as Martin Moodie found out from Vice President, Retail and Travel Retail Sales John Gates.

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.