Travel Markets Insider Newsletter Vol. 18 No. 26

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This week TMI is all about PEOPLE.



Edrington Global TR announces a change in leadership with “Tellis” Baroutsis and 


Igor Boyadjian moving up to new positions.



Godiva promotes three of its staff in TR Americas.



Kering Eyewear promotes Paolo Diamante to Head of Travel Retail Americas.



Experienced Airport Retail executive Jill Myers joins Stellar Partners.



Sazarac’s 375 Park Avenue Spirits appoints an ex-Bacardi exec to President & COO.



At FURLA, all the employees are in the news as the company unveils a special human resources program to ensure the well-being of its people all over the world.



The big news of the week so far, however, is the announcement that two of the biggest giants in the eyewear sector – Luxottica and Essilor – will be merging. See full story on page 1.



In Supply Side News, Shiseido launches a new addition to the Dolce&Gabbana Velvet Collection fragrances, and Estée Lauder introduces its new Advance Night Repair Concentrated Recovery Eye Mask.



NOTICE.  Be sure to mark your calendars for the 3rd Annual DFA Charity Golf Tournament, taking place Feb. 9 at the Weston Hills Country Club in South Florida. Hope to see you there!