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Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Sunday 21 September 2014

The Moodie Report Stock Watch 12 September: Hotel Shilla Co Ltd (The Shilla Duty Free), +4.27%       World Duty Free Group: Close 8.49, Change +3.04% 52-week High 11.07; 52-week Low 6.80       Dufry: Close 149.90, Change -0.07%, 52-week High 168.00; 52-week Low 130.90       China International Travel Services (CDFG): Close CNY38.86, Change +0.75%, 52-week High CNY44.29; 52-week Low CNY30.11       Japan Airport Terminal Co: Close ¥4,280, Change +0.47%, 52-week High ¥4,345; 52-week Low ¥1,933       Hotel Shilla Co Ltd (The Shilla Duty Free): Close ₩110,000 Change +4.27%, 52-week High ₩135,500; 52-week Low ₩55,500       Lagardère (Aelia, LS travel retail, Relay ): Close €21.35, Change +3.94% 52-week High €26.58; 52-week Low €18.39       LVMH (DFS Group, Starboard Cruise Services): Close €136.20, Change -0.44%, 52-week High €150.05; 52-week Low €121.00       MISR Duty Free Shops: Close 3.27, Change -0.30%, 52-week High 3.80, 52-week Low 2.70      

The Trinity Forum 2014: Consumers, concessions and an obsession with quality

TAIWAN. Understanding consumer needs, overcoming the barriers to industry cooperation and a focus on commercial excellence were key themes on day one of The Trinity Forum 2014, which began at the Grand Hyatt Taipei on Thursday; some 340 delegates have gathered for the leading global airport commercial revenues conference.

Birmingham Airport ties up with LS travel retail for new stores

UK. LS travel retail has opened Hugo Boss, The Watch Collection, Eye Love, The Fashion Place and Discover England stores at Birmingham Airport.

Mondelez drives industry collaboration with launch of Trinity Engine

In a major Trinity development, the leading confectionery supplier has launched a free app intended to improve partnership across the travel retail value chain.

LS travel retail Roma adds Montblanc and Pandora boutiques at Fiumicino

ITALY. The retailer has added two stores at Rome Fiumicino Airport Terminal 1, opening a concept store for Pandora and marking Montblanc's return to the airport.

Areas completes Maryland highway project with Chesapeake plaza opening

USA. F&B operator Áreas has opened its second service plaza in Maryland and predicts a U$S1.8 billion turnover for both locations over the 35-year concession.

Finavia opts to retain single terminal amid Helsinki Airport expansion

FINLAND. The airport will extend under one roof rather than build a new terminal as it follows its plan to accommodate 20 million passengers by 2020.

European Court rejects Mastercard's final appeal over credit card fees

EUROPE. The Travel Retail Fair Payment Alliance has claimed the decision as a ground breaking success in its fight for fairer transaction fees for the business.

Taiwanese hospitality to the fore as The Trinity Forum kicks off in Taipei

TAIWAN. The Trinity Forum 2014 kicked off in style last night with the Opening Cocktail hosted by Taoyuan International Airport and sponsored by Tasa Meng.

The Moodie Blog: Travel Retail Consortium conjures up Animal Magic

There are plenty of party animals in this industry, so the choice of venue for the TRC's annual Business Lunch – London Zoo – was nothing short of inspired.

BRAND NEWS

Koto Parfums crowns Hello Kitty offer with Call Me Princess fragrance

Koto Parfums is set to add a regal touch to its portfolio with the introduction of Hello Kitty Call Me Princess. The new scent will be showcased next month in Cannes.

La Prairie creates new limited-edition Skin Caviar Liquid Lift

In November La Prairie will introduce a 30ml, portable, travel-friendly version of its anti-ageing Skin Caviar Liquid Lift. The limited edition will be available worldwide.

Mondelez drives industry collaboration with launch of Trinity Engine

In a major Trinity development, the leading confectionery supplier has launched a free app intended to improve partnership across the travel retail value chain.

Nivea harnesses heavenly inspiration for new Zodiac collection

Nivea has created a limited-edition, travel retail exclusive Zodiac collection. There are 12 different tins, to represent each star sign. Only 75,000 pieces are available.

Diesel shows off its untamed elements with Only The Brave Wild

Diesel exhorts consumers to reveal their wild side with the latest addition to its Only The Brave fragrance franchise, called Only The Brave Wild.

Mondelez launches new travel retail exclusive Toblerone Crushed Corn

Mondelez WTR is set to launch its latest addition to the Toblerone collection, Toblerone Crushed Corn. The travel retail exclusive is available as a 400g bar.

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