International Shoppes

Valentino Beauty opens first worldwide flagship with International Shoppes in JFK Terminal 1

L’Oréal Travel Retail Americas has unveiled a Valentino Beauty flagship in JFK International Airport, developed in partnership with International Shoppes. This is the brand’s first flagship worldwide since the Valentino brand was acquired by the L’Oréal Group in 2018. The opening kick starts a strong rollout plan that will conclude with more than 10 flagships […]

International Shoppes enhances “store-side” airport service to protect passenger safety

With fewer people flying because of the COVID-19 pandemic and those who are traveling through airports concerned for their safety, International Shoppes has updated its ishoppes.com website and expanded its pre-order program to allow for “store-side pickup.” “This is a good example of how International Shoppes is adapting to the new landscape,” International Shoppes Vice President Matt […]

New era for International Shoppes as it opens duty free concession in Houston

  Family-run duty free operator International Shoppes has ventured outside its northeast United States home for the first time with six stores in three terminals at George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) in Houston. IS Vice Presidents Scott Halpern and Matt Greenbaum confirm to TMI that IS opened its first store in the airport this morning […]

International Shoppes transforms new T1 store in JFK to elevate the customer experience

International Shoppes’ transformation of its duty free offer at New York’s JFK Terminal 1 took another giant step forward with the opening of a stunning, upgraded 5,800 sqf liquor, tobacco, confectionery, and luxury store last month, designed to elevate the customer experience to new levels. The new store follows the opening last year of IS’ award-winning […]

International Shoppes enhances luxury with renovated JFK T8 stores

New York-based duty free retailer International Shoppes has opened an expanded, upgraded and redesigned duty free store at the JFK American Airlines Terminal 8. The location is highlighted by a 15-foot wide LED display at the storefront and a series of high-end beauty boutiques. The new boutiques — including Kiehl’s with Lancôme, Dior, Chanel, MAC, […]

Beam Suntory and International Shoppes create memorable Bourbon Legends pop-up at JFK

In an effort to educate consumers and offer them an “unforgettable Bourbon experience,” Beam Suntory partnered with International Shoppes on an inter-active “Bourbon Legends” pop-up store at Terminal 5 at JFK International Airport in November. For two weeks the pop-up store informed travelers about the entire bourbon category and invited them to experience, through sampling, […]