Source: ©The Moodie Davitt Report - 21/04/16
For the first time, Moroccanoil will launch key full-size haircare products, previously only available in salons, into travel retail markets worldwide.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/03/16
Fashion brand Desigual has always said 'no' when it comes to conforming to trends. Its Autumn/Winter 2016 collection 'It's not the same' is no exception.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/03/16
UK. Iconic sporting venue Lord's Cricket Ground was the location for Travel Retail Consortium's annual day event, which included Alec Stewart as a guest speaker.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/03/16
HONG KONG. Much-respected travel retail executive Trevor Moore has left his position as Managing Director and General Manager at Kai Tak Cruise Plaza.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/03/16
Kljajic impressed judges with his Elixir Fizz cocktail creation and will compete in the global finals of the Bacardi Legacy Global Cocktail Competition in April.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/03/16
ESTONIA. The strong segment performance helped the group to a record overall yearly revenue performance of €945.2 million in 2015, a +2.6% increase.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/02/16
ESTONIA. Tallink Group this week opens the first Burger King in the world onboard a ferry. The restaurant is located on the Tallink Star between Tallinn and Helsinki.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 26/02/16
Following double-digit sales growth in the channel last year, Rituals is cruising into 2016 with further listings confirmed onboard P&O and Tallink ships.
Source: ©The Moodie Report China - 24/02/16
CHINA. NWS Holdings’ Facilities Management division, which includes Free Duty, posted a -19% year-on-year fall in operating profit for the first six months.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/02/16
The collection of casual wear and accessories for men and women is inspired by the colours of the sea and will be available exclusively onboard Costa ships.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/02/16
NORDIC REGION. Distribution agreement marks the first time a Scotch single malt whisky brand has launched exclusively in a travel retail sector.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/01/16
UK. The travel retail distribution specialist has been appointed to store and deliver Adnams beer and spirits to well-known UK cruise ships.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/01/16
SINGAPORE. Singaporean enterprise SATS joins forces through a subsidiary with DFASS (Singapore) to create an ambitious travel retail joint venture.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/01/16
ESTONIA. Leading cruise & ferry company Tallink Group bolsters the efficiency of its vital retail business by opening a 14,500sq m logistics centre near Tallinn.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/01/16
Setting sail in the Nordics: Bacardi Global Travel Retail is poised to make its debut at the Cinderella Whisky Fair where it will introduce Royal Brackla to the Nordics.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/01/16
Released by Highfern, the independent spirits company founded by Robert Ransom, Angels’ Nectar is crafted from Speyside and Highland malts.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/01/16
The first-ever YooHoo pop-up onboard a ferry ran over the two-week school Christmas holiday period and featured a life-sized YooHoo character.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 16/12/15
EUROPE. Introducing Pepper the humanoid robot: following a successful internship, Pepper robots are set to join staff onboard the Costa and AIDA fleet.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/12/15
Miroslav Kljajic, Bailon Pasamba and Andres Poljakov will be travelling to Miami in February for the 2016 Bacardi Legacy Cruise Competition Finals.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/11/15
Next month will see Paul & Shark partner with Starboard to open a boutique onboard the Costa Fortuna, as well as the opening of a store at Incheon Airport.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 13/11/15
ESTONIA. Cruise operator reports +6.8% increase in the category in the third quarter, with an overall +4.2% revenue rise of €10.9 million for the group.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/10/15
INTERNATIONAL.Starboard Cruise Services tells us how it is planning to expand through global reach, innovation, supply chain expertise and brand partnerships.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 19/10/15
LATIN AMERICA. DFASS and its Belize partner, Sam’s International, have signed an agreement for a duty free store at Harvest Caye Island development.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 15/10/15
Findings from a joint study with Counter Intelligence Retail highlight the importance of the cruise & ferry market and will be shared at TFWA World Exhibition.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 14/10/15
SWEDEN. Nordic travel retailer and distributor Inflight Service Europe appoints Anna Zetterqvist as Director, Category and Purchasing amid a reorganisation.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/10/15
MEXICO. The ten-year contract for a 10,000sq ft duty free shop will see 100% exposure to the retail offer for disembarking passengers.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/10/15
For the first time the popular cruise & ferry event, led by Bacardi Global Travel Retail, is linked to the global Bacardi Legacy competition for professional bartenders.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 05/10/15
ASIA PACIFIC. Starboard Cruise Services has named Emily Wong as Vice President & General Manager, Asia, a newly created position in a fast-growing market.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/09/15
INTERNATIONAL. New exhibitors to Cannes include Roberto Cavalli, Diesel, Tous and Crystal Head Vodka while Zegna and Elizabeth Arden return.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 10/09/15
MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA. Registration has opened for the 2015 Middle East & Africa Duty Free Association Conference, which takes place on 23-24 November.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 03/09/15
FINLAND. The new app, with shopping features, "brings cruise travel into the new millennium,” says Viking Line Head of Sales and Marketing Kaj Takolander.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/09/15
SOUTH KOREA.A new player enters travel retail as Hyundai Paint Company opens a 76sq m duty free shop at the spectacular new Busan seaport terminal.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/08/15
UK. MSX will provide Cornwall ale Doom Bar and Somerset cider Orchard Pig onboard the full fleet of P&O ships after a trial period on the Britannia.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 28/07/15
INTERNATIONAL. Specialist travel retail and duty free distributor Red Zero 7 has confirmed a deal to supply Saga Cruises with Hush Heath's sparkling rosé.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/07/15
VANUATU. Travel retailing is a key engine in the drive to recover from Vanuatu’s worst natural disaster in decades. Peter Dowling reports from Port Vila.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 07/07/15
Bartenders from Norwegian Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises join the final of the world’s largest mixology competition.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 24/06/15
URUGUAY. Regular operation of the new-generation ferry Francisco is giving a significant boost to duty free sales by onboard concessionaire Bernabel Trading.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 18/06/15
INTERNATIONAL. In our cover story Sydney Airport General Manager, Retail Glyn Williams talks about the changing face of commercial at Terminal 1.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 12/06/15
ASIA PACIFIC. Starboard Cruise Services opens luxury retail space onboard the Golden Era, operated by Royal Caribbean Cruises and Chinese travel agency C-trip.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 09/06/15
GERMANY. Gebr. Heinemann has opened Destination Hamburg, a 64sq m store at Hamburg’s Cruise Center Steinwerder, operated by the retailer's trainees.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 08/06/15
EUROPE. Travel Retail Fair Payment Alliance chief Jacques Parson hails the introduction of new regulations that place a cap on cross-border card fees.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 04/06/15
ASIA PACIFIC. The Asia Pacific Travel Retail Association (APTRA) is finalising the programmes for its Insights Seminars in Seoul, New Delhi and Hong Kong.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/06/15
Campari and Imbibe's Negroni Week (1-7 June) will see participating bars and restaurants donate a percentage of proceeds from Negroni products to charity.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 02/06/15
LATIN AMERICA. Welcome to The Moodie Report’s 2015 Latin America Special Edition, published to coincide with this week's ASUTIL Conference in Panama.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 22/05/15
INTERNATIONAL. As The Moodie Report changes ownership, we carry an important message about invoicing and payment to our industry partners.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 21/05/15
SINGAPORE. We present pictorial highlights of last week’s TFWA Asia Pacific show, with a chance to review the week as seen through our Moodie Live service.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 20/05/15
Celebrity Cruises and Diageo Global Travel Americas have launched the first ‘World Class Bar’ onboard the Celebrity Eclipse, with more such bars to open soon.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 17/05/15
SINGAPORE. Visitor numbers to TFWA Asia Pacific last week climbed slightly year-on-year, with ‘key buyers’ (travel retailers and airport companies) up +1%.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 11/05/15
ASIA PACIFIC. The challenge of staying competitive and relevant in a changing and slowing Asian market was addressed at the TFWA Asia Pacific Conference 2015.
Source: ©The Moodie Report - 23/04/15
DENMARK. Oslo Airport Director of Business Development Roar Ødegaard joins Scandinavian travel retail executives to discuss issues in the Nordic market.