Accessories

Duty Free Dynamics rates Cannes debut with high marks

Panama-based “master distributor” Duty Free Dynamics welcomed more than 200 different guests at its showroom located across the Palais des Festivals during TFWA in Cannes last month. These visitors included operators, partners and brands, in a 2-section showroom where DFD exhibited its Sunglasses, Footwear and Outdoor & Travel Gear products in one section and Toys, […]

Strong & Free thrives in duty free

Canadian streetwear brand Strong & Free Emblem is ready to take its three word affirmation from Saint John, New Brunswick all around the world. Now available in fifteen duty free locations across Canada, the brand began with no lofty expectations in 2006. It started with a woman pulling maple leaves off a tree and tracing […]

Furla unveils new logo, Spring Summer 2020 collection

Italian accessories brand Furla unveiled its new Spring Summer 2020 Collection on Sept. 18 at Palazzo Isimbardi, one of Milan’s historical palaces. The company also unveiled a new logo, inspired by the architecture of the archway, which it says is reminiscent of Bologna’s world-famous Portici and the archway of Fondazione Furla.  Furla says that the […]

Travel accessory expert Go Travel commences U.S. production of its pillow lines

Following an unprecedented rise in travel pillow sales, accessories expert, Go Travel has undertaken pillow manufacture in the USA.  The move, which saw first production roll off the lines in Spring 2019, is primarily aimed at maintaining the accessory leader’s  high production standards while helping to satiate rapidly-increasing demand. Initially, US production will focus on […]

Electronics duty free specialist LAS Worldwide diversifies portfolio with unique high-end specialty spirits

LAS Worldwide, LLC, the two-year-old full service duty free and travel retail distribution company formed by Juan Carlos Alexander, Esq., his brother Andrew Alexander and Victor Garcia in 2017, has now expanded from its initial core electronics products to add liquor to its portfolio. Juan Carlos Alexander says that LAS has added several tequila brands […]

Enhancing the sparkle in Swarovski’s travel retail business

Austrian crystal house Swarovski has reconfirmed that travel retail is a strategic priority for the company and has spent the last year reorganizing and strengthening its TR team across the globe, reports Claudia Heskier Schioenning, VP Travel Retail & Global Accounts, who assumed full operative and executive responsibility for the travel retail channel in June […]

Little Switzerland expands with new Breitling, TAG Heuer and Patek Philippe openings as islands recover from hurricanes

  Little Switzerland, one of the most important luxury retailers in the Caribbean, is expanding its footprint in the region with several new branded boutiques for Breitling and TAG Heuer, as well as a Patek Philippe Showroom in St. Thomas. As the largest authorized retailer of luxury timepieces in the Caribbean, the company recently opened […]

Luxottica and Scuderia Ferrari Watches race into Montreal with Aer Rianta International in cross-category initiative

Luxottica Group and Scuderia Ferrari Watches, designed, manufactured and distributed worldwide by Movado Group, Inc., have partnered with Aer Rianta International to host a traffic-stopping motor sport-themed cross-category promotion at Montréal Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport. Through this collaboration, a first for all three parties, The Loop Duty Free store hosted a retailtainment activation coinciding […]

Go Travel joins the Travel Retail Consortium

Travel accessories brand Go Travel announces that it has joined the UK-based Travel Retail Consortium. With a primary focus on Travel Retail, Go Travel works with a large number of retail partners in the UK, and its products can be found in thousands of retail stores and most airports across the region. In addition to […]

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