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DFWC shopping index urges improvements in technology offer and sense of place

Apr 28 | The Duty Free World Council’s KPI Monitor for the first quarter of 2016, produced in partnership with research specialist m1nd-set, has shown that shoppers were least satisfied with the technology offer and the sense of place in duty free stores. more >>

DFWC shopping index urges improvements in technology offer and sense of place
 

Brown-Forman names Helms travel retail marketing chief

Apr 27 | Eric Helms has been named Marketing Director for Brown-Forman Global Travel Retail, effective April 1, 2016. more >>

Brown-Forman names Helms travel retail marketing chief
 

Lotte invests in Korean cultural project

Apr 22 | Lotte Duty Free has launched Under Stand Avenue, a cultural and creative space, as part of its ‘Vision 2020’ five year plan to fulfill social obligations in South Korea. more >>

Lotte invests in Korean cultural project
 

Lotte increases local tourism with its 23rd Family Festival

Apr 22 | Around 100,000 people attended the Lotte Duty Free Family Festival held during April 2016. At least 20,000 were foreign tourists visiting South Korea solely for the festival, resulting in an extra CNY450 million (US$69 million) being spent at stores, hotels and tourist attractions across Seoul. more >>

Lotte increases local tourism with its 23rd Family Festival
 

Chinese tourists still dominate duty free shopping

Apr 22 | Despite recent negative growth, Chinese shoppers remain the largest Tax Free Shopping market, accounting for a third of global sales according to the Global Blue ‘Globe Shopper Report’. more >>

Chinese tourists still dominate duty free shopping
 

Changi Airport Group seeks partners in fashion and electronics

Apr 14 | Changi Airport has put out direct marketing tenders for concessions in Terminal 3 and 2. more >>

Changi Airport Group seeks partners in fashion and electronics
 

brand news

William Grant sets its sights on Japanese market

Apr 28 | As demand for Scotch malt whisky in Asia Pacific continues to rise, William Grant & Sons (WGS) will be focusing on the Japanese market at the TFWA Asia Pacific show this year. more >>

William Grant sets its sights on Japanese market
 

Diageo debuts its first-ever Singleton Sensorium in Taoyuan Airport

Apr 28 | Diageo Global Travel and Middle East has opened the first Singleton Sensorium in travel retail at Taiwan’s Taoyuan International Airport. more >>

Diageo debuts its first-ever Singleton Sensorium in Taoyuan Airport
 

Rémy Martin Cellar Master given carte blanche for limited-edition launch

Apr 28 | Rémy Cointreau Global Travel Retail, in partnership with DFS Group, has premièred Carte Blanche à Baptiste Loiseau, the first in a new collection of limited-edition Fine Champagne Cognac from Rémy Martin, available exclusively with DFS at Singapore Changi Airport. more >>

Rémy Martin Cellar Master given carte blanche for limited-edition launch
 

Party time as elit Vodka partners with Ibiza hotel

Apr 28 | elit Vodka has announced a collaboration for the second year with Palladium Hotel Group’s Ushuaïa Ibiza Beach Hotel to create a signature bottle. more >>

Party time as elit Vodka partners with Ibiza hotel
 

Diesel spotlights denim innovations at Singapore tradeshow

Apr 14 | Diesel is set to bring its denim mastery to the TFWA Asia Pacific show in Singapore after a successful debut in Cannes in 2015. more >>

Diesel spotlights denim innovations at Singapore tradeshow
 

MAC Cosmetics previews MAC Selena lipstick

Apr 14 | MAC Cosmetics has previewed its Como La Flor Lipstick from the upcoming MAC Selena collection, inspired by the fans of the late Mexican-American singer Selena. more >>

MAC Cosmetics previews MAC Selena lipstick