Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Sunday 23 November 2014


La Mer curates new skincare sets for the 2014 Holiday season

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/11/14

The upscale beauty brand has created a selection of sets – and its first ever candle – to celebrate the 2014 Holiday season. All are available now in travel retail.

Nivea extends Q10 portfolio with new Q10plus Serum Pearls

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/11/14

Leading masstige skincare brand Nivea unveils a new jewel within its anti-ageing portfolio: Nivea Q10plus Serum Pearls is rolling out now in the travel retail channel.

Revlon introduces global relaunch; declares LOVE IS ON

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/11/14

Described as more than a marketing campaign, Revlon's new mission is to "inspire love" around the world, as part of a global brand relaunch.

Tom Ford Beauty presents upscale Holiday 2014 collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/11/14

Patchouli Absolu – a new Private Blend fragrance – new lip and eye shades and two new gift sets underpin the new Holiday offer from the house of Tom Ford.

Bulgari Parfums showcases new products and luxury strategy

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/11/14

Bulgari Parfums presented a number of new fragrances at last month’s TFWA World Exhibition, including the high-end, jewel-inspired Le Gemme collection.

Clinique goes Beyond Rose and choreographs a colour classic

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/11/14

Clinique seeks inspiration in Arabia and Tchaikovsky’s famous The Nutcracker ballet, to create a new feminine fragrance and make-up palette.

Viking Line opens Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories shop

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/11/14

FINLAND. Viking Line has opened the first Victoria’s Secret Beauty & Accessories shop in Finland – and the first on a cruise vessel – onboard the M/S Viking Grace.

Estée Lauder adds Kendall Jenner to spokesperson roster

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/11/14

Estée Lauder beefs up its social media reach by signing model Kendall Jenner – described as the “ultimate Instagirl” – as its latest face.

Inflight Service extends purchasing and distribution deal with Eckerö ferry group

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/11/14

NORDIC REGION. Nordic travel retail specialist Inflight Service has extended its strategic purchasing agreement for beauty with ferry company Eckerö.

Estée Lauder clarifies its skincare offer with new Enlighten trio

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/11/14

The brand’s new Enlighten Skintone Correction Collection – on-counter now in travel retail – is said to address the look of all types of skin discoloration.

Aveda introduces limited-edition Holiday gift set collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/11/14

Aveda’s 2014 Holiday Collection allows consumers to give – and give back – thank to the brand’s long-standing Himalayan lokta gift paper initiative.

Coty dares to bare once more with Calvin Klein Reveal Men

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/11/14

Calvin Klein’s game of seduction continues, as Coty prepares to unveil Reveal Men, a partner fragrance for its latest feminine pillar. It will be available from January 2015.

IOMA skincare makes travel retail debut with Nuance in Geneva

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/11/14

The brand has brought its personalised skincare factory to the airport and will open a dedicated counter at Nuance’s new luxury beauty store in December.

Michael Kors heads to Rio de Janeiro for beauty inspiration

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/11/14

Designer Michael Kors has extended his beauty portfolio with a new, limited-edition fragrance and capsule colour collection called Sexy Rio de Janeiro.

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics adds a touch of Sparkle and Bright to eyes

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/11/14

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics has introduced a new Long Wear Gel Sparkle liner and shadow hybrid, and a new Sheer Brights Eye Shadow collection.

Coty and the house of Cavalli create a fragrant Paradiso

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/11/14

Coty has unveiled further details of its new Roberto Cavalli Paradiso feminine fragrance, which is fronted by Lithuanian supermodel Edita Vilkeviciute.

€217 billion global luxury market growth slows in 2013, reports EY

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/11/14

INTERNATIONAL. Last year was the first time since 2009 that growth in the global luxury market dipped below double digits according to the consulting firm.

Clinique partners with Eley Kishimoto to create new make-up compacts

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/11/14

Clinique has teamed up with pattern and print design duo Mark Eley and Wakako Kishimoto to create two limited-edition, re-fillable make-up compacts.

Ermenegildo Zegna updates Essenze Collection with Peruvian Ambrette

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/11/14

Ermenegildo Zegna Parfums has further extended its upscale Essenze men’s fragrance collection with a seventh scent, Peruvian Ambrette.

Coty chills out with limited-edition Marc Jacobs Daisy Sorbet duo

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/11/14

Coty has further extended its Marc Jacobs Daisy fragrance portfolio with two new Sorbet editions, described as seasonal scents in vivid floral shades.

Nuance to lead luxury shoppers into Temptation at new Macau mall

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/11/14

MACAU. The 20,000sq ft outlet will bolster Nuance’s strong presence on Macau’s downtown market when the Shoppes at Parisian mall opens next year.

Six new companies elected to TFWA Management Committee

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/11/14

INTERNATIONAL. Six new companies have been elected to serve on the TFWA Management Committee, which governs the activities of the association.

The Estée Lauder Companies Q1 sales and earnings decrease

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/11/14

USA. President and CEO Fabrizio Freda underlines the group’s “solid financial performance”; describes travel retail as an “important engine”.

Puig and Gebr Heinemann hail Paco Rabanne's The Factory animation

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/11/14

Puig and Heinemann have created a new, exclusive multiline animation called ‘The Factory’, to support and promote Paco Rabanne's fragrance portfolio.

The Estée Lauder group acquires Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/11/14

The Estée Lauder Companies' shopping spree continues: hot on the heels of Le Labo and RODIN olio lusso comes the deal for Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle.

Cyprus airports’ stakeholders lend support to Breast Cancer campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/11/14

CYPRUS. Hermes Airports, CTC-ARI and The Estée Lauder Group of Companies joined forces for Breast Cancer Awareness month during October.

Gebr Heinemann names Euroitalia as Supplier of the Year 2014

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/11/14

GERMANY. Gebr Heinemann has named Euroitalia as its Supplier of the Year for 2014 in beauty, with La Prairie second and Procter & Gamble ranked third.

Miley Cyrus to front MAC Cosmetics Viva Glam 2015 campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/11/14

MAC has confirmed via Twitter that Miley Cyrus is to be the brand’s Viva Glam spokesperson for 2015. The new products will be launched in January/February 2015.

The Estée Lauder Companies acquires RODIN olio lusso skincare

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/11/14

The Estée Lauder Companies has acquired RODIN olio lusso, an "insider" luxury skincare brand founded by well-known New York stylist Linda Rodin.

L’Oréal Travel Retail to introduce hair care and dermocosmetics

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 29/10/14

L’Oréal Travel Retail is set to introduce its Vichy, La Roche-Posay and Kérastase brands to key Asian travel retail doors by the end of 2014.

Bobbi Brown toasts the Holiday season with Scotch on the Rocks

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/10/14

Bobbi Brown has unveiled a new Scotch on the Rocks make-up collection, for Holiday 2014. It will be available in travel retail worldwide from November.

Etat Libre d’Orange makes travel retail debut at Singapore Changi

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/10/14

Subversive French fragrance house Etat Libre d’Orange has made its travel retail debut with The Shilla Duty Free, at Singapore Changi International.

Family Spirit: You Joue takes flight in a true travel retail Scoop

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/10/14

In the latest edition of our Family Spirit series, we meet entrepreneur Mariette Scoop, who is launching what she believes to be a ‘Brilliant’ new cosmetics company.

Tom Ford updates Grey Vetiver fragrance with new Eau De Toilette

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/10/14

The house of Tom Ford has updated its Grey Vetiver fragrance with a new edt version that is said to deliver a “heightened dimension of freshness”.

L’Oréal bolsters US brands portfolio with Carol’s Daughter deal

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/10/14

L’Oréal USA is to acquire the Carol’s Daughter brand, in a deal that further enhances its US portfolio, which includes Kiehl’s, Urban Decay and Clarisonic.

Revlon appoints David Carvalho to senior travel retail role

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/10/14

The experienced FMCG executive has joined the company as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Global Distributors, Licensees and Travel Retail.

Miami International Airport plans duty paid premium cosmetics RFP

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/10/14

USA. A new concession of 650-850sq ft will go to tender within a month if the mayor’s office approves plans made by Miami-Dade Aviation Department.

Nuance supports Estée Lauder’s Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/10/14

INTERNATIONAL. Nuance has teamed up with The Estée Lauder Companies to support the group’s high-profile Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) Campaign.

Yves Saint Laurent showcases Or Rouge and Kiss & Blush

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/10/14

Yves Saint Laurent staged a number of animations in Asia earlier this summer, to promote its latest skincare launch, and new dual-function make-up product.

Face Matters makes inroads in travel retail with Virgin Atlantic listing

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/10/14

Products from the anti-ageing skincare range have been listed by DFASS for pre-order on Virgin Atlantic from November, with products onboard in early 2015.

The Estée Lauder Companies acquires Le Labo fragrance brand

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/10/14

INTERNATIONAL. The Estée Lauder Companies is set to acquire Le Labo, a high-end fragrance and sensory lifestyle products brand.

DFS boosted by airport operations but LVMH reports Asia slowdown

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/10/14

INTERNATIONAL. LVMH's Selective Retailing division, including DFS Group, posted organic revenue growth of +8% in the first nine months of the year.

Coty names supermodel Edita Vilkeviciute as face of Paradiso

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/14

Coty has confirmed that supermodel Edita Vilkeviciute will be the face of the new Roberto Cavalli Paradiso feminine fragrance, on-counter in February 2015.

Lab Series experiments with Jawbone to create X UP Challenge

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/10/14

Lab Series partners with wearable consumer technology brand Jawbone, makers of the UP wristband, to create the global Lab Series X UP Challenge.

World Duty Free Group reveals vibrant new retail arena at Glasgow Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/10/14

UK. “This new store has delivered the ‘wow factor’ and more choice than ever before for passengers," says Glasgow Airport Managing Director Amanda McMillan.

Giorgio Armani strengthens Sì portfolio with Eau de Parfum Intense

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/10/14

Giorgio Armani Parfums has extended its new flagship feminine fragrance Sì (which means ‘yes’ in Italian) with a new version, called Sì Eau de Parfum Intense.

Lancôme bestows a Parisian twist on La Vie Est Belle fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/10/14

Lancôme has created a Paris Ville Lumière version of La Vie Est Belle, which will be available only in Parisian perfumeries, and at Paris CDG and Orly Airports.

The Estée Lauder Companies makes key Global Philanthropy appointment

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/10/14

The Estée Lauder Companies has named Nancy Mahon Senior Vice President, Global Philanthropy and Corporate Citizenship, reporting to William P. Lauder.

Coty offers to acquire Bourjois make-up brand from Chanel

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/14

Coty has today (7 October) submitted a binding offer to acquire the Bourjois colour cosmetics brand from Chanel for 15 million Class A Coty shares.

Lady Million Eau My Gold! fragrance sparkles in travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/14

Puig has hailed the success of its new Paco Rabanne feminine fragrance Lady Million Eau My Gold!, which was introduced to the travel retail channel in June.