Diageo Global Travel and DFA open first Johnnie Walker Store in the Americas at MIA

Diageo Global Travel has opened the first Johnnie Walker Store boutique in the Americas in partnership with Duty Free Americas at Miami International Airport North Terminal, concourse D. The 1,145 sqf luxury boutique designed by BloomMiami was opened last week with a special ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by Travel Markets Insider. The boutique was created to […]

Perrier-Jouët unveils art-inspired immersive digital pop-up at MIA

  Just in time for Miami’s famed Art Basel celebration, travelers at Miami International Airport will be able to discover Eden by Perrier-Jouët, an all-encompassing digital experience that introduces passengers to Perrier-Jouët’s Belle Epoque range of champagnes. The Art Nouveau-themed installation was officially opened on December 4 with a ribbon-cutting attended by Pernod Ricard executives […]

Miami-Dade overhauls airport concession process

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez has taken over the leasing function from Miami Dade Airport Aviation Department, the authority that oversees concessions at Miami International Airport. In a memorandum issued to Miami-Dade Aviation Director Emilio Gonzalez on October 30, Mayor Gimenez said that he had decided to make “certain strategic changes in the operation of the landside […]

MIA launches first airport app to include Mobile Passport Control for U.S., Canadian visitors

MIA has an app for that! Miami International Airport is the first airport in the world to implement a fast-track way to clear passport control with mobile passport screening. The app allows U.S. citizens and Canadian visitors to fill out their customs form before they even land. The information is saved and the passenger is pre-screened for […]

MIA turns Fat Tuesday into App Tuesday with launch of cutting-edge mobile App

Passengers at Miami International Airport next Tuesday will be among the first to travel easier and smarter with MIA Airport Official 2.0, the airport’s upgraded mobile app and personalized travel assistant. Thanks to more than 500 Bluetooth data beacons installed throughout MIA, users will be able to scan their boarding pass and immediately receive turn-by-turn, blue-dot […]

Duty Free Americas wins top concession award at MIA

  Duty Free Americas was named Overall Concession winner of Miami International Airport’s first annual Concessionaire of the Year Award. Nominees were judged by an independent selection panel comprised of professional organi-zations that included the Greater Miami and the Beaches Hotel Association, Convention and Visitors Bureau, Chamber of Commerce, representatives from Bayside MarketPlace, luxury retail brand […]

JCDecaux installs first large format digital screen at MIA; LVMH brands featured for first year

JCDecaux has inaugurated the first large format digital installation at Miami International Airport. The screen went live on July 29 and is currently running videos from a range of LVMH luxury brands –Christian Dior Fashion, Hennessy, Louis Vuitton, Bulgari, Christian Dior Beauty and Hublot. The double-sided 25 ft. wide screen is located in the airport’s […]

World Duty Free Group unveils expanded retail offer at Miami International Airport

  World Duty Free Group (WDFG), working in partnership with Master ConcessionAir (MCA), has opened five new retail locations in Miami International Airport (MIA) in the South Terminal, situated in the concession hall between concourses H and J. The new units include three stand-alone stores for M·A·C, Desigual and Coach, and two kiosks for Tumi […]

Furla opens in MIA

Furla has opened a new 12sqm store in Miami International Airport’s South Terminal with Duty Free Americas. The store debuted in June with Furla’s Pre-Fall 2015 collection. “This is a perfect location for Furla and great exposure for the brand. We sincerely thank Duty Free Americas for their help in the opening and their sup-port […]