Avolta delivers strong performance in Q1 2024; confirms positive outlook for the full year & beyond

Building on a transformative 2023, Avolta delivered strong organic growth in Q1 of 8.6% and a further step-up across all financial indicators. All regions contributed to growth. In addition, Avolta’s Destination 2027 strategy is yielding results, supported by an enhanced customer experience and strong execution, reports the company. Reported Turnover reached CHF 2,838.4 million (US$3,134.9 […]

Carnival Cruise Line and Starboard deliver inaugural season merchandise and wide variety of retail offerings onboard Carnival Firenze

Guests sailing on Carnival Firenze, the latest addition to the Carnival fleet, are shopping world-class brands and sporting all new ‘Fun Italian Style’ merchandise created in partnership with retail curator at sea Starboard. The Fun Shops onboard Carnival Firenze bring leading brands to the shops along the ship’s retail promenade and celebrate Carnival fun with an […]

Tairo International’s Luxury Division launches Kylie Cosmetics and Cosmic Kylie Jenner fragrance in the Caribbean with 2-day event at Maggy’s Aruba

Tairo International, a leading distributor of premium beauty brands, has launched Kylie Cosmetics, Kylie Skin, and the highly anticipated Cosmic Kylie Jenner fragrance in Aruba in collaboration with retail partner Maggy’s Aruba. The landmark launch solidifies Kylie Cosmetics as a prominent addition to Tairo International’s Luxury Division and an integral part of Coty’s portfolio, says […]

William Grant & Sons launches Hudson Whiskey – the “Official Bourbon of the Mets” – with DFS at JFK Terminal 4

William Grant & Sons has debuted the first ever activation for Hudson Whiskey at JFK Terminal 4 with DFS. The New York whiskey is being featured at the New York airport where it is highlighting its partnership as the “Official Bourbon of the (New York) Mets.” Last August, Hudson whiskey announced it was teaming up […]

Loch Lomond Group Debuts New Travel Retail Exclusive Collection

Independent distiller Loch Lomond Group has unveiled a new dedicated travel retail exclusive range for its single malt whisky brand Loch Lomond. The Remarkable Stills Collection features four distinct non chill-filtered whiskies, each crafted to embody key elements of Loch Lomond’s whisky philosophy. Produced from spirit drawn from a variety of stills at precise moments and matured in unusual oak casks from across the […]

Brown-Forman names Michael Masick as President, Emerging International; Thomas Hinrichs to retire

Brown-Forman this week announced that Michael Masick will become President, Emerging International, and join the Executive Leadership Team (ELT) effective July 1. Thomas Hinrichs, who currently serves in this role, will retire from Brown-Forman after a 28-year career, effective June 30. As President, Emerging International, Masick will lead the long-term strategy for the region and drive growth in […]