IN THE NEWS
As TMI is in Orlando on the eve of the 2017 Duty Free Show of the Americas, attention turns to some new and exciting products that will be on display this week.
Italian computer and tablet cases Bombata has secured its first listing in Latin America with Dufry do Brasil reports Phil Peterson. Page 1.
B+D Readers go to WH Smith. Page 2.
Altimetre adds best-selling baby skin care brand Mustela for Caribbean distribution. Page 2.
Altimetre also reports new global listings for its innovative Spongelle bath line. Page 3.
PGT (Liz Talyor’s Premier Global Trading) is showing a full range of new products to help travel safe, smart and comfortable. Page 3.
In other news, Skytrax again rates Changi Singapore the best airport in the world. Vancouver gets the top spot among North American airports. Page 1.
Southern Glazer’s Wines & Spirits has launched a new travel sales and export division. Page 4.
Kering and Cartier enter into an eyewear deal. Page 4.
Congratulations to Sean P. Gazitua on his promotion to president and CEO of Miami-based Foreign Trade Zone company WTDC, as it celebrates its 40th anniversary. Page 4.
More People News. Jackie McDonagh is the new general manager of Aer Rianta North America (ARINA). Page 1.