Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Wednesday 28 January 2015


Nuance unveils new luxury beauty store at Geneva Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 27/01/15

SWITZERLAND. Nuance has unveiled a new state-of-the-art beauty store at Geneva Airport. The three brands featured are IOMA, Tom Ford Beauty and La Prairie.

Clinique multitasks with Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/01/15

Clinique’s new Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer offers lightweight, long-lasting full coverage and features an innovative “magic wand” applicator.

FORMIA introduces FACE amenity kits onboard Brussels Airlines

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/01/15

FORMIA has partnered Swedish cosmetics brand FACE to offer two amenity bags containing the FACE Stockholm range on Brussels Airlines’ Business Class routes.

Puig and the house of Nina Ricci reveal fragrant new L’Extase

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/01/15

As revealed via The Moodie Report’s Twitter, Instagram and Facebook feeds, last night in Paris Puig and Nina Ricci unveiled a new fragrance called L’Extase.

Puig buys Penhaligon’s London and L’Artisan Parfumeur

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/01/15

Puig has further expanded its prestige fragrance portfolio with the acquisition of Penhaligon’s London and L'Artisan Parfumeur from Fox Paine & Company.

Delhi Duty Free drives cross category sales with latest promotion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/01/15

INDIA. A month-long Delhi Duty Free campaign encourages cross category buying by giving customers a gift when they “add beauty to their basket”.

Estée Lauder boosts Resilience Lift with new Restorative Radiance Oil

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/01/15

Estée Lauder has extended its Resilience Lift collection with the new Restorative Radiance Oil, said to deliver deep-down replenishment to skin.

Victoria’s Secret makes Hungary debut at Budapest Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/01/15

HUNGARY. Heinemann Duty Free has opened a Victoria’s Secret shop at Budapest Airport Terminal 2A. It is the brand’s first boutique in Hungary.

Bobbi Brown extends set selection with Face Touch Up Palette

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/15

Bobbi Brown Cosmetics has unveiled a limited-edition Face Touch Up Palette, which is being launched this month into travel retail worldwide.

Estée Lauder polishes Re-Nutriv portfolio with Ultimate Diamond addition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/15

The sought-after Black Diamond Truffle is a key ingredient within Estée Lauder's new Re-Nutriv Ultimate Diamond Sculpting/Refinishing Dual Infusion.

Jo Malone London invites travellers to indulge their Wanderlust

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/15

Jo Malone London has unveiled a limited-edition home fragrance trio from Style Editor Charlotte Stockdale, called My Wanderlust.

La Prairie Group makes two additions to its Board of Directors

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/01/15

La Prairie Group has made two senior level personnel appointments. Greg Prodromides and Kirsten Hangarter joined its Board of Directors late last year.

Coty concludes Instagram teaser campaign for Roberto Cavalli Paradiso

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/01/15

Coty has concluded its trio of Instagram teaser videos, to help promote Paradiso, its new feminine fragrance from the house of Roberto Cavalli.

Lancôme plumps up make-up portfolio with Miracle Cushion

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/01/15

Lancôme overhauls its foundation offer with a hybrid product that combines versatile make-up results with skincare benefits and UV protection.

Burberry posts strong quarter but expresses Asia travel retail caution

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/01/15

UK. Luxury fashion house Burberry announces a strong quarter’s trading but strikes a wary note about Asian travel retail prospects in 2015.

Dubai Duty Free opens Hermès Parfums pop-up shop at Dubai International

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/01/15

UAE. Dubai Duty Free has opened a 25sq m Hermès Parfums pop-up shop at Dubai International Airport Terminal 1 Concourse C. It will remain until 31 January.

MAC succumbs to scarlet fever with Red, Red, Red collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/01/15

MAC Cosmetics is set to showcase the colour crimson with its new Red, Red, Red collection, available in travel retail worldwide from February.

SK-II AurActivator CC Cream makes global debut at Changi Airport

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/01/15

The latest addition to the leading prestige skincare brand's whitening portfolio was launched exclusively in The Shilla Duty Free’s Changi Airport stores last week.

Coty creates Instagram teaser campaign for Roberto Cavalli Paradiso

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/01/15

Coty has created a trio of Instagram teaser videos, to help promote Paradiso, its new feminine fragrance from Roberto Cavalli. The full ad will be aired on 15 January.

Dolce & Gabbana gets Intenso with Pour Homme fragrance

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/01/15

P&G Prestige has updated the original Pour Homme masculine fragrance from design duo Dolce & Gabbana with a new version called Intenso.

Clinique gives Repairwear a lift with two new anti-ageing treatments

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/01/15

Clinique has extended its Repairwear franchise with two new treatments: Repairwear Sculpting Night Cream and Repairwear Anti-Gravity Eye Cream.

Euroitalia and the house of Moschino get playful with Toy

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/01/15

Euroitalia has unveiled an innovative new unisex fragrance from Moschino, called Toy – the first scent by Moschino Creative Director Jeremy Scott.

Euroitalia puts passion into perfume with Versace’s Eros Pour Femme

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/01/15

Euroitalia has created a feminine counterpart for Versace’s Eros men’s scent, called Versace Eros Pour Femme. The international roll-out begins this spring.

MAC Cosmetics adds two new products to Prep + Prime portfolio

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/01/15

Blemish Control Gel and 24-Hour Extend Eye Base join MAC’s Prep + Prime line. Both products are being introduced to travel retail worldwide this month.

Shiseido Group accelerates multi-brand strategy for travel retail

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/01/15

Vice President Travel Retail Worldwide Philippe Lesne tells The Moodie Report more about Clé de Peau Beauté, Nars, bareMinerals and Aupres.

Beauté Prestige International prepares for Azzedine Alaïa debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/01/15

Beauté Prestige International is gearing up for a busy 2015, spearheaded by the launch of its much-anticipated debut fragrance from designer Azzedine Alaïa.

Clinique offers cheekbone chic with Chubby Stick extensions

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/01/15

Chubby Stick Sculpting Colour, Chubby Stick Sculpting Highlight and the new Sculptionary Cheek Contouring Palettes will be introduced to travel retail in February.

Bobbi Brown lights up the New Year with Illuminating Nudes Collection

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/15

Bobbi Brown is ringing in the New Year with its new Illuminating Nudes Collection, which focuses on five 'must-have' products to create an effortlessly pulled together look.

Estée Lauder eyes new opportunities with Little Black Primer

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/15

Estée Lauder has created a versatile, three-in-one primer product described as the Little Black Dress of lashes. It is rolling out this month into global travel retail.

La Prairie skincare sparkles with new Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal duo

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/15

La Prairie has extended its Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal offer with two new products, Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Eye Cream and Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Emulsion.

Lancôme names Lisa Eldridge Make-up Creative Director

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/15

New collections, shades and products and a more impactful online presence are the remit for Lancôme’s new Make-up Creative Director.

Origins illuminates night portfolio with new Mega-Bright Mask

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 06/01/15

Dr Andrew Weil for Origins’ new Mega-Bright Dark Spot Correcting Night Mask will make its travel retail debut in Europe, the Middle East and Africa this month.

Guerlain previews Santal Royal fragrance at Dubai Duty Free

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/01/15

Late last year Guerlain introduced its new Santal Royal fragrance to Dubai Duty Free for an exclusive two-month period prior to its roll-out across the region.

Incheon Airport hits US$2 billion world record duty free sales

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/01/15

SOUTH KOREA. With its mega duty free tender just 25 days from closing, Incheon International Airport announces annual duty free sales of US$2 billion in 2014.

The Estée Lauder Companies inks deal to acquire GLAMGLOW

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/01/15

The Estée Lauder acquisitions continue apace, as the company signs an agreement to acquire prestige skincare brand GLAMGLOW, known for its mask portfolio.

XpresSpa unveils LaGuardia outlet; plots series of 2015 openings

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/01/15

USA. Leading wellness brand XpresSpa has opened its latest airport unit at New York La Guardia International Terminal C, with many more in the pipeline.

DFS Group to enter Cambodia with spectacular T Galleria in Siem Reap

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/12/14

CAMBODIA. DFS unveils highly ambitious plans to open a T Galleria by DFS store in Siem Reap, near the heritage site of Angkor Wat, in early 2016.

Rituals gains US recognition with Retailer of the Year Award

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/12/14

Rituals Home & Body Cosmetics has been named 'Retailer of the Year' in the specialty category by leading US fashion trade publication Women’s Wear Daily Beauty.

Coty extends Seeby Chloé collection with Si Belle limited edition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/12/14

The SeeBy Chloé Si Belle feminine fragrance will be available in European and Asian travel retail doors from February 2015.

L’Oréal reinforces hair research programme with Coloright acquisition

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/12/14

The L’Oréal group has acquired Coloright, a start-up company that develops hair fibre optical reader technology, for a long-term research programme.

Abercrombie & Fitch and Hollister sign deal with Inter Parfums

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/12/14

Inter Parfums will create, produce and distribute new perfumes and fragrance-related products, including new men’s and women’s scents, for both brands.

La Prairie set to focus on luxury, service and a new global strategy

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/12/14

La Prairie’s Head of Travel Retail Worldwide Laurent Marteau delivers an overview of the brand’s approach to the channel, for 2015 and beyond.

DFS Group and Hermès Parfums strengthen relationship

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/12/14

DFS has created a dedicated counter for Hermès fragrances at Hong Kong International, and is rolling out the Hermès Le Bain collection at selected T Gallerias.

Essence Corp and Surfrider join forces for Miami clean-up

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/12/14

Essence participates in Surfrider’s 'Ban the Bag' and 'Rise Above Plastics' initiatives, as part of the beauty distributor's annual week-long marketing meeting.

Coty underlines corporate creativity with new website and intranet

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/12/14

Coty has upgraded its digital presence via a comprehensive revamp of its flagship website, and a new employee intranet called The House.

Crème de la Mer unveils new Illuminating Eye Gel

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/12/14

La Mer’s latest addition to its eye portfolio features new Awakening and Illuminating Ferments. It will be available in Europe and Middle East travel retail from January.

Shanghai Tang Silk Road fragrances set for DFS Group debut

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/12/14

Inter Parfums’ debut Shanghai Tang Silk Road fragrance collection will go on sale with DFS Group for a two-month travel retail exclusive period from January.

Aveda offers a helping hand with new night-time treatment

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/12/14

Aveda has extended its treatment portfolio with the new Hand Relief Night Renewal Serum, said to improve the texture and tone of hands while consumers sleep.

Nivea enhances its lip service with Christmas Gift Sets

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/12/14

Nivea has created its first limited-edition Christmas Gift Sets featuring the brand’s lip products. Two separate skus will be available throughout the festive season.

Coty bolsters colour offer with Rimmel London travel retail roll-out

Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/12/14

Coty is targeting the mid-market sector with the introduction of Rimmel London travel retail exclusive sets. New for nails is OPI’s Infinite Shine Gel Effects Lacquer System.