Source: İThe Moodie Report - 16/09/14
The final of the ninth Bacardi Cruise Competition Bartender of the Year took place on 5 September in Miami, crowning Liisi Kütt of Estonian Tallink Silja Line as winner.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 10/09/14
MIDDLE EAST/AFRICA. The Middle East & Africa Duty Free Association and TFWA have revealed details of the programme of this years MEADFA Conference.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 02/09/14
TURKEY. Setur Duty Free has opened new airport and seaport operations as it seeks expansion within its core Turkish market as well as targeting growth overseas.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 25/08/14
NORDIC REGION. Tallink Group, the worlds largest maritime travel retailer, posted a -1% dip in retail and restaurant sales in the six months to June 2014.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 31/07/14
MOROCCO. Flemingo International is seeking a General Manager for its Moroccan operations through the popular Moodie Jobs service.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 28/07/14
Bacardi has named the six finalists for the annual Bacardi Cruise Competition, which aims to test the skills of leading cruise and ferry industry bartenders.
Source: İThe Moodie Report, iProfessional - 21/07/14
URUGUAY. Bernabel Trading and operator Buquebus are forging ahead with a terminal upgrade at Montevideo Port despite reports of a planned retender.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 16/07/14
SOUTH KOREA. Entas Duty Free has opened a 740sq m store at Incheon Port International Passenger T1, featuring an expanded offer targeting Chinese tourists.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 25/06/14
INTERNATIONAL. The app informs users of travellers allowances and travel retail shopping options across the world in nine languages.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 14/06/14
Royal Caribbean International's Shekhar Grover won the title at the Diageo Reserve World Class final and will compete for Bartender of the Year at the end of July.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 05/06/14
LATIN AMERICA. Flemingo international has named Javier Brandwain as Chief Operating Officer Latin America & Caribbean, based in Montevideo.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 05/06/14
The 25 semi-finalist recipes are now up on www.cruisecritic.com, where readers can vote for their favourite to enter the grand final in Miami, Florida, on 4-5 September.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 03/06/14
Diageo Global Travel announces final four cruise line bartenders who will compete in the semi-final in Miami later this month with the winner going on to the final in London.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 03/06/14
LATIN AMERICA. The Moodie Report presents the compelling story of Latin Americas duty free industry in this special publication.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 26/05/14
SINGAPORE. Changi Airport Group is partnering Singapore Tourism Board and Princess Cruises in a new fly-cruise initiative to grow the local cruise industry.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 21/05/14
The Waldemar Behn brand has launched a month-long cocktail promotion and Facebook contest at the Gebr Heinemann Tax Free Shop in Copenhagen Airport.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 20/05/14
The Dreyfuss Group brand announces new airline and cruise listings, and expands at airports, as it continues to grow its travel retail presence.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 02/05/14
Entrants were tasked with creating a signature cocktail using Bacardi brands to epitomise how travel has inspired them in their craft with The Inspired Cocktail.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 30/04/14
UK. Harding Retail and Gebr Heinemann have struck a major agreement for the supply of fragrances & cosmetics and liquor & tobacco to the cruise specialist.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 10/04/14
UK. The Travel Retail Consortium names Richard Thorpe and Nicola Fraser as Chair and Vice Chair; Aurora World, Sekonda and Heineken become members.
Source: İThe 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.
Source: The Korea Economic Daily; The Moodie Report - 07/04/14
SOUTH KOREA. Yet another newcomer, Entas Duty Free, enters the fast-changing Korean travel retail market, amid a backdrop of profound legislative changes.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 02/04/14
Furla has expanded its cruise ship presence through distributor SKYlink with the addition of a new 10sq m space in the Tax Free Superstore on Silja Serenade.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 21/03/14
SINGAPORE. The Princess Cruises vessel will house a remodelled luxury shopping area as it prepares for its second season plying Japanese routes.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 20/03/14
ASIA PACIFIC. TFWA has revealed details of four workshops for the first day of the TFWA Asia Pacific Conference, which takes place in Singapore on 12 May.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 19/03/14
ESTONIA. Tallink Group has doubled space in its Tax Free Superstore on board the Silja Serenade, with a major investment in sister ship the Silja Symphony to follow.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 11/03/14
AMERICAS. ASUTIL today revealed a diverse programme of speakers and topics for its annual conference, which takes place from 3-7 June in Mexico City.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 06/03/14
ESTONIA. Tallink Group retail and F&B sales dipped by -2% year-on-year in 2013, hitting 507.3 million, amid a fall in traffic on Finland-Sweden routes.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 21/02/14
With sales volumes in travel retail up +48% in 2013 and a strong presence in the inflight channel, Ice-Watch will further intensify its focus on airports this year.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 19/02/14
This years competition challenges onboard bartenders to reflect how travel has inspired their personal style of cocktail making, using the Bacardi brand family.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 13/02/14
Heineken Global Duty Free & Travel Retail has added Amstel Radler and Monteiths to its Beers of the World portfolio for the Americas and cruise markets.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 12/02/14
UK. Ferry operator Condor Ferries this week launches a new initiative enabling passengers to try before they buy using digital product sampling stations.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 06/02/14
LATIN AMERICA. ASUTIL has announced that its 2014 annual conference will take place at the Hilton Mexico City Reforma Hotel from 4-7 June.
Source: İThe Foodie Report* - 31/01/14
The Italian wines & spirits house's Bottega Prosecco Bar makes its debut onboard Viking Cinderella. Airport and other travel-related environments will follow.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 22/01/14
Heineken Global Duty Free and Norwegian Cruise Lines partnered this month in a brand engagement event with crew onboard the Norwegian Getaway.
Source: Shanghai Daily; The Moodie Report - 20/01/14
CHINA. New duty free stores are being planned for the international cruise terminals in Shanghais Hongkou and Baoshan districts, reports Shanghai Daily.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 14/01/14
SOUTH KOREA. Jeju Tourism Organization opens a new duty free seaport store as pressure to double the duty free allowance increases.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 16/12/13
Bacardi Global Travel Retail has partnered Norwegian Cruise Line to open a Bacardí Bar on Great Stirrup Cay, the cruise lines private island in the Bahamas.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 09/12/13
HONG KONG. Retail space will triple onboard SuperStar Virgo, the largest ship in Star Cruises Asian fleet, as part of a US$19.7 million upgrade next year.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 05/12/13
UK. The experienced travel retailer will join the cruise concessionaire as Buying and Merchandising Director in March next year, relocating from Bahrain.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 15/11/13
As Heineken launches Monteith's into travel retail, the company says that craft beers offer opportunities in the border, cruise, military and airline channels.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 29/10/13
UK.Trevor Moore is to leave his position as Buying and Merchandise Director at Harding Retail for a new position with HK Cruise Plaza in Hong Kong.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 28/10/13
Heineken Global Duty Free has added Monteith's Brewing Co craft beers from New Zealand to its Beers of the World portfolio; they launch soon in travel retail.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 22/10/13
INTERNATIONAL. Leading cruise retailer Harding Retail has re-branded and announced two major new contracts with Carnival UK and Thomson Cruises.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 18/10/13
INTERNATIONAL. Welcome to the biggest and, we believe, best issue of the iPad-compatible, digital version of The Moodie Report Print Edition.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 27/09/13
ARGENTINA/URUGUAY. Bernabel Trading has shared the first photos of its ambitious Rio de la Plata Duty Free store on the new ferry Francisco.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 24/09/13
URUGUAY. Bernabel Trading is to open its largest and most ambitious store on 2 October when the River Plate ferry Francisco enters service.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 17/09/13
INTERNATIONAL. The LVMH-owned cruise retail concessionaire will operate onboard luxury liners Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity from Spring 2014.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 09/09/13
DJIBOUTI. Dubai-based Indu World International, a division of Indu Maritime & Logistics, has struck a deal to operate a new seaport duty free shop in Djibouti.
Source: İThe Moodie Report - 05/09/13
GREECE. The retailer, majority owned by Dufry, will initially operate the contract at three international cruise terminals until the end of 2015.