TFWA World Exhibition

TFWA President Maingreaud: “We would not be fulfilling our mission if we did not make every effort to make Cannes happen.”

TFWA President Alain Maingreaud held a virtual press briefing on Friday afternoon (Paris time) to ad-dress industry questions following the announcement that the 2020 Tax Free World Exhibition would take place on Sept. 28-Oct. 2, as well as reveal more details of the event. Most questions dealt with the precautions that would be taken to […]

Cannes 2015 Opening Conference: Numbers and Politics

Despite slowing growth across the travel retail industry, the mood at the 2015 TFWA World Exhibition was generally positive and optimistic. TFWA President Erik Juul-Mortensen, delivering his annual State of the Industry address to start the week, highlighted the changing face of global travel retail brought on by consolidation, exchange rate factors, and geopolitical tensions. […]