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Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 20

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here . COUNTDOWN TO CANNES In Breaking News issued today, the Tax Free World Association has announced that former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be the keynote speaker at the 2024 TFWA World Conference – the prestigious organization’s 40th anniversary. The Conference will take place […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 19

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here . ASUTIL CONFERENCE The 2024 ASUTIL Conference held last week in Bogota, Colombia was a sold out success with 307 attendees for the annual South American duty free event, managed by TFWA (Tax Free World Association). Travel Markets Insider’s Michael Pasternak had a front […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 18

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here . AT THE AIRPORT In today’s lead story, Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) reveals the winners of its 2024 ACI-NA Airport Concessions Awards, which recognize airports, concessionaires, and industry business partners for their work in elevating the traveling public’s […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 17

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here . AT THE AIRPORT ARI-North America brought a joyous burst of colorful to Montreal-Trudeau International Airport with its inaugural cross-category Garden Event promotional island that is running through the end of June. See more details on page 1. La Boutique, the […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 16

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here Today’s issue of Travel Markets Insider begins with the news that ARI reports strong growth across all its operations for 2023. In North America, recovery in ARI’s Canadian operations gained pace, reaching 2019 levels despite the late opening of the Canadian market and […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 15

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here PEOPLE In one of today’s front page stories, Stewart Dryburgh, the well-respected and very liked head of Nestle International Travel Retail announced that he will take early retirement at the end of June. Read how Dryburgh’s vision has helped shape the […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 14

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here In a long-awaited development in the U.S., Congress passed a new long-term bi-partisan funding bill for the Federal Aviation Administration last Wednesday, ensuring the agency’s continued operation for the next five years. The Senate had “overwhelmingly” approved the bipartisan FAA […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 12

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here BY THE NUMBERS Both the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and National Travel and Tourism Office (U.S. Dept. of Commerce) released air traffic and tourism data, respectively, this past week. The numbers show continued improvement although most major markets are not yet up […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 9

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here We start this week’s issue of Travel Markets Insider with a lot of trade show and association information. ASUTIL: Pre-registration is now open for the 2024 ASUTIL Conference, taking place in Bogota, Colombia June 19-20. Please note that Early Bird rates […]

Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 25 No. 7

The Travel Markets Insider newsletter is attached to this letter as a PDF file. To open the PDF file, please click here Summit Plenary Session and Workshop The International Association of Airport and Duty Free Stores (IAADFS) has announced that it will hold a plenary session at the 2024 Summit of the Americas that will feature a panel comprised of Greg Ford of Pernod Ricard, Felipe Grant from Puig Travel […]