Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 24 No. 3

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here. Between another series of high level executive appointments in travel retail and new airport openings, industry momentum continues to mount, especially in the U.S. and the Caribbean. But first, TMI wishes a huge congratulations to fragrance distribution company Essence Corp as it embarks […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 24 No. 2

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here. This week’s issue of Travel Markets Insider is all about Numbers and People on the Go. Among the People News, IAADFS has announced that best-selling executive coach and author Scott Miller will be the keynote speaker at the 2023 Summit of the Americas, taking place April […]

m1nd-set sees significant growth potential for GTR from E-commerce

The latest research from indus-try research agency m1nd-set unveils significant room for growth in the online and mobile retail channel within global travel retail. The agency says that operators can increase overall travel retail sales by a more streamlined approach to e- and m-commerce. Awareness of service is key Compiled from interviews conducted among more […]

Maison Albert Bichot appoints Duty Free Global (DFG) to build the Bichot footprint in Global Travel Retail

Duty Free Global has been appointed the Travel Retail partner by Albert Bichot for the Domaines Albert Bichot wines as of Jan. 1, 2023.   Albert Bichot has a strong presence in Travel Retail and Duty Free Global will be in charge of developing new markets for the estate wines.   Albert Bichot is a family-owned winery […]

ASUTIL Border Conference in Montevideo reports recovery and opportunity in event

The Encuentro Border Shops Conference held in Montevideo, Uruguay on November 9-10, was filled with information-packed sessions presented by government and business officials from Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay. The two-day event, which was organized by South American Duty Free Association ASUTIL in association with the Chamber of Entrepreneurs of Free Shops of Uruguay (CEFSU), welcomed a capacity […]

Marshall Farrer, Brown-Forman President of Europe, expands leadership role

Marshall Farrer, President, Europe, at Brown‑Forman, will expand his leadership responsibilities and be named Executive Vice President, Chief Strategic Growth Officer, effective January 1, 2023. In addition to stewarding Brown‑Forman’s European business, Farrer, in his new role, will work closely with Lawson Whiting, President and CEO, and the entire Brown‑Forman Executive Leadership Team, on developing […]

Travel Retail Made Right: Mondelēz World Travel Retail Helps to Support Cocoa Communities with Ghana Mobility Initiative

Mondelēz World Travel Retail (WTR) has rolled out the next phase of its Travel Retail Made Right sustainability roadmap with a dedicated initiative to help give back to cocoa communities. A collaboration between the Mondelēz World Travel Retail team, the Cocoa Life Program, and Child Rights International, this project provides tricycles to local Ghanaian cocoa […]

Innovation and quality spur Illva Saronno brands to awards and top-trending levels

Italian drinks leader Illva Saronno SpA has enjoyed exciting growth and wide-spread global recognition over the past few years. Through a strong focus on innovations, the producer of the iconic Italian liqueur Disaronno has achieved impressive results using a two-pronged approach: first, by consolidating its core strongholds like Disaronno Originale and Tia Maria by reinforcing […]

Motta welcomes first Dior Beauty boutique in Central America at Tocumen Terminal 2

Dior Travel Retail Americas has opened the first Dior Beauty boutique in Central America at Tocumen International Airport Terminal 2, in Panama. The boutique was opened in partnership with Motta Internacional, and is hosted in Motta’s new Attenza Duty Free store. The “ultra-luxurious boutique” offers the full range of Dior Beauty products, as well as […]