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Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Thursday 24 July 2014

The Moodie Report Stock Watch 24 July: Hotel Shilla Co Ltd (The Shilla Duty Free, -3.32%       World Duty Free Group: Close 9.20, Change +0.00% 52-week High 11.07; 52-week Low 6.80       Dufry: Close 165.20, Change -0.06%, 52-week High 168.00; 52-week Low 117.00       China International Travel Services (CDFG): Close CNY30.38, Change -0.26%, 52-week High CNY44.29; 52-week Low CNY29.20       Japan Airport Terminal Co: Close ¥3,145, Change -1.10%, 52-week High ¥3,200; 52-week Low ¥1,739       Hotel Shilla Co Ltd (The Shilla Duty Free): Close ₩102,000 Change -3.32%, 52-week High ₩107,500; 52-week Low ₩55,500       Lagardère (Aelia, LS travel retail, Relay ): Close €23.74, Change +2.09% 52-week High €26.58; 52-week Low €17.90       LVMH (DFS Group, Starboard Cruise Services): Close €141.25, Change +1.04%, 52-week High €150.05; 52-week Low €121.00       MISR Duty Free Shops: Close 3.68, Change +0.27%, 52-week High 3.96, 52-week Low 2.70      

Louis Vuitton to open first European airport store at London Heathrow T5

UK. London Heathrow Airport scores a major coup as Terminal 5 is selected to become the venue for Louis Vuitton's second airport store worldwide, and its first in Europe. The 200sq m outlet will celebrate the brand's "passion for travel" when it opens at the British Airways-dedicated terminal in December.

Heathrow Airport appoints Brian Woodhead as Commercial Director

UK. Former Heathrow Retail Director Brian Woodhead is set to take the senior commercial role after stints as Operations Director at Terminals 4 and 2.

Lotte Duty Free opens stylish duty free & travel retail offer in Guam

GUAM. Lotte Duty Free has formally unveiled its new retail offer at A.B. Won Pat International Airport, highlighted by a vibrant Sense of Place concept.

Matthew Fort named as St Pancras International Food Curator

UK. St Pancras International has appointed BBC2 Great British Menu judge and food writer Matthew Fort as its first ever Food Curator.

Frontier reveals shortlist for 30th edition of Frontier Awards

INTERNATIONAL. Frontier has announced the shortlist of entries across all 12 categories for the 2014 Frontier Awards, which marks its 30th anniversary this year.

Kazan Duty Free opens new operation at Tomsk Bogashevo Airport

RUSSIA. The multi-airport retailer, partnered by Gebr Heinemann, has opened a new duty free store at Tomsk Bogashevo after winning a tender for the space last year.

Flemingo wins duty free concession at Silvio Pettirossi International Airport

PARAGUAY. The retailer extends its presence in Latin America with a four-year concession at the country’s rapidly growing international gateway.

Port Moresby Airport launches tenders amid terminal redevelopment

PAPUA NEW GUINEA. The airport is seeking operators for duty free, speciality retail, F&B, foreign exchange and car rental as it upgrades its commercial offer.

The Moodie Blog: It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

In 2006 I went into labour on Christmas Day and not even THAT got me out of cooking the dinner. I crave Christmas Jo Malone style: chic, classy and effortless.


Tom Ford Beauty creates new Flawless Complexion Collection

Tom Ford Beauty has extended its make-up portfolio with the new Flawless Complexion Collection, available in selected travel retail doors from August.

Giorgio Armani Beauty continues to advance in travel retail

L’Oréal Luxe has opened a number of new airport doors for its Giorgio Armani Beauty and Armani/Privé collections, with more to follow by the end of 2014.

Maurice Lacroix welcomes Jang Dong Gun as new brand ambassador

South Korean actor and musician Jang Dong Gu has been named Maurice Lacroix’s new brand ambassador as the brand seeks to expand in Asia.

Biotherm Homme scores in Lisbon with football-themed animation

In May and June, L'Oréal's Biotherm Homme brand took full advantage of FIFA World Cup Fever, by installing a soccer animation at Lisbon Airport.

P&G Prestige revamps Stella with new packaging and ad campaign

P&G Prestige is relaunching Stella, the signature feminine fragrance from designer Stella McCartney, with updated packaging and new advertising.

Mars ITR launches colourful M&M's Watch promotion for summer

The new summer promotion, supported by a US$1,000 prize incentive for shop floor staff, features a colourful M&M's watch as a GWP offer for customers.

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