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Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Saturday 18 April 2015

The Moodie Report Stock Watch 17 April; Japan Airport Terminal Co: Down -5.03%        China International Travel Services (CDFG): Close CNY51.36, Change +0.00%, 52-week High CNY52.23; 52-week Low CNY30.11       Dufry: Close 144.60, Change -2.17%, 52-week High 168.00; 52-week Low 120.50       Hotel Shilla Co Ltd (The Shilla Duty Free): Close ₩119,000 Change -3.25%, 52-week High ₩135,500; 52-week Low ₩78,900       Japan Airport Terminal Co: Close ¥6,980, Change -5.03%, 52-week High ¥8,320; 52-week Low ¥4,740       Lagardère (Aelia, LS travel retail, Relay ): Close €28.58, Change -1.31%, 52-week High €30.22; 52-week Low €17.83       LVMH (DFS Group, Starboard Cruise Services): Close €165.45, Change -2.13%, 52-week High €175.40; 52-week Low €109.41       MISR Duty Free Shops: Close 3.95, Change +0.00%, 52-week High 4.15, 52-week Low 3.09       World Duty Free Group: Close 9.99, Change -0.40%, 52-week High 11.40; 52-week Low 6.05      

Motibhai Group pledges 'world class' duty free offer as joint venture plots Port Moresby Airport store openings

PAPUA NEW GUINEA. A joint venture between Fiji's Motibhai Group and local partner CPL will open new Departures and Arrivals duty free stores at Port Moresby International Airport from June. The partners will operate under the Prouds Duty Free name in both Departures (332sq m) and Arrivals (90sq m). Motibhai Group of Companies Chairman & CEO Kirit Prabhudas Patel tells us that travellers can expect "a world class travel retail shopping experience” at the location.

The Moodie Report e-Zine Issue 161: OTG’s dynamic digital drive at Newark

INTERNATIONAL. In this issue we assess how OTG's transformation of Newark Liberty Airport Terminal C will be driven by technology, from retail to dining.

In Memoriam: Don Archibald, great pioneer of New Zealand duty free

NEW ZEALAND. With deep regret, we report the passing of Don Archibald, Founder of Duty Free Stores Wellington and Duty Free Stores New Zealand.

L’Oréal launches Kérastase into Americas travel retail

ARGENTINA. L’Oréal has built on Kérastase’s Asian debut with the opening of a 17sq m counter at Puerto Iguazú in partnership with London Supply.

Dubai Duty Free Irish Open adds big golfing names to stellar field

IRELAND/UAE. In a move that will boost the Dubai Duty Free-sponsored Irish Open, Martin Kaymer, Luke Donald and Patrick Reed join the players' line-up.

The Front Line: Hailing the best in travel retail customer service

INTERNATIONAL. The Moodie Report and ARI are delighted to present recent highlights from our column championing cutsomer service in travel retail.

ACI hails customer service at Mumbai, Gimpo and Indianapolis airports

INTERNATIONAL. ACI inducts Indianapolis, Gimpo and Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji airports into the Director General’s Roll of Excellence.

Metaxa unveils Angels’ Treasure and Greek Honey at cellar experience

Rémy Cointreau GTR and Metaxa hosted media guests this week in Athens where it revealed the travel retail exclusive Angels' Treasure and Greek Honey editions.

Oh what can ail thee knight at arms, alone and palely loitering?

I see a lily on thy brow, with anguish moist and fever-dew. And on thy cheeks a fading rose fast withereth too...the sedge is withered from the lake, and no birds sing.

BRAND NEWS

L’Oréal launches Kérastase into Americas travel retail

ARGENTINA. L’Oréal has built on Kérastase’s Asian debut with the opening of a 17sq m counter at Puerto Iguazú in partnership with London Supply.

Incense & Cedrat joins Jo Malone London’s Intense Collection

The latest addition to Jo Malone London’s Intense Collection was composed using Omani incense reinterpreted with NaturePrint technology.

Giorgio Armani diversifies Sì with new eau de toilette fragrance

The new eau de toilette version of Giorgio Armani Sì was showcased last month at Paris Charles de Gaulle and London Heathrow Airports.

Guylian launches new Green Tea flavour for Sea Horse chocolates

Guylian unveiled its new Green Tea Sea Horse Chocolates at last month's IAADFS show as it picks up two awards for its Crunchy Biscuit flavour and CSR efforts.

Scorpio Worldwide to launch new TW Steel watch collection in Singapore

Fronted by MotoGP world champion Valentino Rossi, The Yamaha Factory Racing VR|46 Watch Collection will be a key launch at the TFWA Asia Pacific show.

Metaxa unveils Angels’ Treasure and Greek Honey at cellar experience

Rémy Cointreau GTR and Metaxa hosted media guests this week in Athens where it revealed the travel retail exclusive Angels' Treasure and Greek Honey editions.

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