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August 13, 2018

INVU 2019 Collections – A celebration of innovation and novelty

INVU, the innovative Swiss sunglass brand will be showcasing a series of fresh takes on eyewear on the MY Indulgence of Poole during the annual TFWA Travel Retail Show in Cannes.

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August 13, 2018

SEKSY Sunglasses featuring the distinctive sparkle of Swarovski® crystals

During the annual TFWA World Exhibition week in Cannes, September 30 – October 5 2018, Swiss Eyewear Group will unveil their 2019 SEKSY Sunglass Collection.

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August 7, 2018

Mazaya’s long-term approach to building shisha in travel retail sees short-term success

For leading Jordanian shisha brand, Mazaya, TFWA World Exhibition is a key week in its ongoing strategy to build shisha sales in global travel retail.

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July 9, 2018

Kevin Baker bids farewell to travel retail

After three fruitful years at the head of Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits’ global travel retail business, Kevin Baker has announced his departure from the company to pursue personal interests.

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July 9, 2018

Paul&Shark presents Nick Wooster X Paul&Shark

Paul&Shark presents Nick Wooster X Paul&Shark, the new collaboration with Nick Wooster - a capsule collection that tells the Italian brand's story through the eyes of the eclectic American designer.

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July 9, 2018

Travel Retail Consortium jazzes it up on the River Thames

The Crowne Plaza hotel, idyllically situated on the River Thames at Caversham near Reading, provided this year’s backdrop for the Travel Retail Consortium’s annual customer event.

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July 9, 2018

Furla opens new store in HKIA

Furla is pleased to announce the opening of a new personalized store in Hong Kong International Airport.

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July 9, 2018

Paul & Shark opens new store in Pudong T2

Shanghai Pudong Airport is the latest location to welcome a new Paul & Shark travel retail store.

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July 9, 2018

Furla opens a new store in Vietnam

On June 30th Furla opened a new travel retail store in Cam Ranh International Airport, Nha Trang, Vietnam.

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March 8, 2018

Furla opens a new store in Kingpower's new duty-free hotspot

Furla has opened a new store in Bangkok's Downtown Duty Free Mall in Rangnam Road, in partnership with Kingpower.

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March 2, 2018

New Furla store opens in Brussels

March 1st, 2018 - Furla is pleased to announce the opening of a 2nd location at Brussels Airport in partnership with International Duty Free Belgium.

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February 27, 2018

Furla and Heinemann open new store in Moscow

Furla is pleased to report the installation of a new store in Sheremetyevo TF International airport, Moscow.

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February 22, 2018

Mazaya set to impress buyers in Orlando

Mazaya, the shisha brand that is taking the travel retail industry by storm, is delighted to announce that it will be exhibiting for the first time in Orlando at the Summit of the Americas (booth 800).

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February 22, 2018

William Grant & Sons brings new expressions to the Summit of the Americas

Against a backdrop of continuing positive results in the Americas, William Grant & Sons returns to Orlando this year for the Summit of the Americas.

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February 19, 2018

PVM sees a highly successful future in the Americas

This year’s Summit of the Americas show in Orlando sees Perfetti Van Melle bring new displays to support its ‘must have’ products, plus onstand activations to reinforce the launch of new lines to the Americas market (Cypress Ballroom 1223).

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February 19, 2018

Accolade Wines Global Travel Retail goes big in Australia 

Accolade Wines’ Global Travel Retail team has seen a busy few months, with a mixture of activations and new listings that has ensured the global wine company is always at the forefront of the travellers’ mind.

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January 9, 2018

Furla partners with Orient Kingpower for a new store opening

Furla has partnered with Orient Kingpower for the opening of a new 28.5sqm brand boutique in Shanghai Pudong Airport Terminal 2.

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January 9, 2018

Furla pops up in Singapore

Furla is pleased to report the opening of a new pop up store in the Scottswalk T Galleria in Singapore.

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October 11, 2017

FURLA OPENS NEW TRAVEL RETAIL STORE IN LYON

Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport is the latest - in a long list of locations - to see the arrival of a new Furla store.

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October 9, 2017

Huge Furla store lands in Philadelphia

A new Furla store has been opened in partnership with DFASS at Philadelphia International Airport.

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September 28, 2017

Marie Brizard brings new look Sobieski Vodka to Cannes

Marie Brizard Wines & Spirits (MBWS) returns to Cannes for this year’s TFWA World Exhibition & Conference with a full portfolio of award-winning products including a new makeover for Sobieski Vodka (Blue Village D12).

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September 28, 2017

Kurate International unveils new stand and its first Free Standing Display Unit

Inflight jewellery specialist, Kurate International is returning to the famous Cannes Croisette having recorded a year to date growth of 250%.

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September 28, 2017

Pink Pepper Gin makes travel retail debut With World of Patria International

TFWA World Exhibition sees World of Patria International (Blue Village G13) introduce a new craft gin to the travel retail sector: Pink Pepper from Cognac based Audemus Spirits.

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September 28, 2017

Training is key for Imperial Tobacco

Imperial Tobacco becomes partner of the ISPY Academy

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September 28, 2017

Aurora creates a compelling offer for Camels

Soft-toy specialist Aurora is now offering retailers a wider than ever range of Camel merchandise, ideal for both destination sales throughout the Middle East and general display elsewhere.

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September 28, 2017

Get adventurous with Paul & Shark in Cannes

Following the enormous success of the Paul & Shark sponsored regatta at last year’s TFWA World Exhibition, the company is delighted to announce that it will be once again setting sail on the Cote D’Azur for another fun-filled day of yacht racing.

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September 11, 2017

Kurate International brings a whimsical element to Cannes

Kurate International is once again showing its expert understanding of trends with the latest collection from renowned brand Aeon.

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September 11, 2017

A NEW COOL FOR CABEAU AT TFWA WORLD EXHIBITION

Cabeau, a world leader in consumer travel products available in more than 110 countries, will be exhibiting at TFWA World Exhibition and Conference (Stand E39) with its newly improved Evolution Cool®.

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September 6, 2017

Furla arrives in Da Nang

Furla is very pleased to announce the opening of a new store in Da Nang International Airport - Vietnam.

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September 4, 2017

Aurora sparkles with new products for Cannes

SPARKLE TALES is just one of the new product concepts being launched by soft-toy specialist Aurora at TFWA World Exhibition this year (Green Village K67).

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September 4, 2017

Porsche Design uses carbon fibre for the first time

Carbon fibres measure around 5-8 micrometres in thickness and are factory-made materials that contain carbon.

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August 30, 2017

Accolade Wines comes to Cannes after a roaring success

Accolade Wines comes to TFWA World Exhibition (Red Village, J02) having recorded great success with its flagship New Zealand brand, Mud House’s sponsorship of the British & Irish Lions tour.

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August 25, 2017

Aurora World and P&O Ferries collaborate once again onboard the Pride of Canterbury

For the third summer in succession the P & O Ferries / Aurora World pop-up shop collaboration has proved a huge success, the ship featured was “The Pride of Canterbury.”

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May 23, 2017

Furla partners with LS Travel Retail for new store openings

Furla has opened three new stores with LS Travel Retail.

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April 30, 2017

ACCOLADE WINES ANNOUNCES EXCITING ADDITIONS TO ITS PREMIUM WINE PORTFOLIO

Returning exhibitor Accolade Wines comes to TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition and Conference (Basement 2, J5).

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April 25, 2017

DYRBERG/KERN brings Asian focused jewellery concepts to Singapore

Fashion jewellery expert, DYRBERG/KERN returns to TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition and Conference (Basement 2, D9) with a host of exciting new additions to its trendy portfolio.

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April 25, 2017

Andrew Clifton joins William Grant & Sons’ travel retail team

William Grant & Sons is delighted to welcome a new member to its travel retail team.

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April 18, 2017

Celebrate World Cucumber Day with Hendrick’s!

June the 14th sees the annual “World Cucumber Day” take place; a global campaign by William Grant & Sons for Hendrick’s gin in celebration of the curious green fruit and its remarkable virtues.

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April 12, 2017

Hawaiian Host goes green for Asian Market

Hawaiian Host is introducing a brand new line at TFWA Asia Pacific Conference & Exhibition (Focus stand B2/E28) aimed specifically at the Asian market.

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April 11, 2017

Cairo International welcomes new Furla store

In the latest of a string of new openings, Furla has partnered with Gebr. Heinemann in the opening of a 24sqm personalised store at Cairo International Airport.

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April 7, 2017

William Grant & Sons Celebrates Fresh New Look of the Glenfiddich Cask Collection

William Grant & Sons returns to Singapore this year for the TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition with some refreshing products, activations, and concepts (stand B2/N19).

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April 5, 2017

PVM brings its business-driving strategy to Singapore

Delicious new sweets and gum join Perfetti Van Melle’s broad portfolio of sugar confectionery this year at the TFWA Asia Pacific exhibition in Singapore (stand E29 / Basement 2).

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March 22, 2017

Travel Retail Consortium raises over £2k for nominated charity

The Travel Retail Consortium has raised a significant amount of funds for the Guillain Barré & Associated Inflammatory Neuropathies charity, also known as GAIN.

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March 16, 2017

Awards galore for the truly British skincare brand

Scorpio Worldwide is delighted to announce that one of its skincare partners, ARK has won seven prizes in the prestigious 2017 Beauty Shortlist Awards.

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March 14, 2017

William Grant & Sons regains distribution in Japan With appointment of JALUX

William Grant & Sons (WGS) has regained a foothold in the Japanese Duty Free market following the appointment of JALUX, the trading arm of Japan Airlines, to distribute to the fragmented Japanese airport customer base.

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March 13, 2017

William Grant & Sons announces winner of its Glenfiddich-Nissan Terrano promotion at Hyderabad

GMR Hyderabad Duty Free Retail Ltd. (HDFRL) has announced the winner of the William Grant & Sons (WGS) “Win a Nissan Terrano with Glenfiddich” Mega Promotion that ran through the Diwali months of October and November last year.

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March 9, 2017

Capi installs Philips pop-up barbershop

In the beginning of March, Capi organised a unique promotion with Philips to spectacularly introduce the new Philips OneBlade Pro, a revolutionary shaving solution.

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March 3, 2017

Revlon revamps its best-selling Lipstick Sets

Beauty icons Revlon and Elizabeth Arden will be celebrating being “One in Beauty” during the Duty Free Show of the Americas.

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March 3, 2017

PVM returns to Orlando with exciting new products

Perfetti Van Melle has added a selection of delicious new sweets and gum to its highly regarded portfolio of sugar confectionery, which it will be showing at the upcoming IAADFS Orlando (1223 Cypress Ballroom).

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March 3, 2017

Capi intensifies collaboration with Harman International

In February, Capi, The Travellers Electronics Company, intensified its collaboration with Harman International, owner of JBL, Harman Kardon and AKG

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January 31, 2017

Furla arrives in Bali

Furla is pleased to announce the opening of a new store in Ngurah Rai International Airport (Denpasar), Bali.

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January 27, 2017

CABEAU PARTNERS WITH LEADING IN-FLIGHT DISTRIBUTOR SCORPIO WORLDWIDE

Cabeau, a world leader in consumer travel products available in more than 110 countries, is excited to announce its partnership with Scorpio Worldwide.

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January 20, 2017

CABEAU BECOMES THE FIRST TRAVEL ACCESSORIES COMPANY TO JOIN APTRA

Renowned Travel Products Company Joined the Ranks of Esteemed Trade Association for the Duty Free and Travel Retail Industry in Asia Pacific Region

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December 7, 2016

Large isn’t always better with Rossi D’Asiago

Liqueur specialist, Rossi D’Asiago is ending its year on a high with the announcement that it will be launching a new addition to its Sambuca portfolio, Antica Sambuca Classic 5cl.

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November 18, 2016

THE BALVENIE REVEALS MUCH-ANTICIPATED CHAPTER TWO OF THE BALVENIE DCS COMPENDIUM

‘The Influence of Oak’ explores Malt Master David Stewart MBE’s masterful leveraging of different wood types

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November 15, 2016

Furla refurbishes in Taiwan

Furla is pleased to report the enlargement of its personalized store in Neihu Downtown, Taipei, going from 20 to 36sqm.

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November 15, 2016

Furla opens new store in Phuket

Furla is pleased to announce the opening of a new store in Phuket Downtown Galleria, Thailand, in partnership with Shilla Duty Free.

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November 15, 2016

ACCOLADE WINES AGREES TO ACQUIRE LION’S AUSTRALIAN PREMIUM WINE BUSINESS, FINE WINE PARTNERS

Accolade Wines and Lion, today have reached an agreement for Accolade Wines to acquire Lion Australia’s premium wine business, Fine Wine Partners (FWP).

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October 26, 2016

William Grant & Sons celebrates Diwali with one of a kind mega promotion at Hyderabad

William Grant & Sons has partnered with Hyderabad Duty Free to run a high profile, high value Glenfiddich's ‘mega-promotion’ celebrating India’s Diwali festival at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport.

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October 24, 2016

INVU proves a best seller with Condor Ferries

This summer has seen INVU sunglasses join the Condor Ferries onboard offer with immediate sales success.

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October 17, 2016

Introducing Kurate International - A whole new step for JCI Jewellery

JCI Jewellery, the jewellery and watch specialist used TFWA World Exhibition to announce that it is going through a complete rebrand of the company.

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October 14, 2016

Aurora World reports excellent week in Cannes

Aurora World global travel retail sales manager Garry Stoner - an industry veteran of 26 years - has reported one of the busiest, most productive weeks at TFWA World Exhibition that he can remember.

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October 12, 2016

Travel Retail Consortium puts the Camaraderie into Cannes

The stunning MV Indulgence of Poole played host to the Travel Retail Consortium’s annual Monday evening cocktail in Cannes on October 3rd.

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October 10, 2016

Joseph Liu joins WGS as Travel Retail Business Development Manager in Taiwan

William Grant & Sons has announced the appointment of Joseph Liu as Business Development Manager based in its Taipei Office.

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September 27, 2016

INVU starts its journey into the Middle East

As of October 1st, INVU sunglasses will have its first listing in the Middle East on Oman Air. Having already proved to be popular on many other airlines, INVU B1612a has been listed on the Middle Eastern carrier.

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September 23, 2016

Revlon Introduces New Travel Exclusives at Cannes

Revlon, the iconic global beauty brand, today unveils three new makeup sets to add to its travel retail exclusive portfolio at this year’s TFWA World Exhibition (Stand Location: Yellow Village, A13).

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September 23, 2016

Face Matters brings revolutionary new facial treatment to Cannes

Face Matters, the luxurious skincare brand with a proven track record of visible results, is now stepping into the world of high intensity facials to work alongside its effective home skincare system.

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September 19, 2016

Illva Saronno brings iconic Bitter to travel retail in new look bottle

Illva Saronno, the company behind Disaronno, the world’s favourite Italian liqueur is exhibiting at TFWA World Exhibition (Green Village M52) with its iconic Bitter, Rabarbaro Zucca, repositioned and launched for the first time to travel retail.

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September 15, 2016

Huge Furla boutique opens in Yangon

Furla is pleased to announce the opening of a huge new 84sqm boutique in Yangon International Airport.

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September 15, 2016

Imperial Tobacco celebrates Cohiba 50th anniversary - Travel Exclusive Pack

Imperial Tobacco is introducing a new Travel Retail Exclusive Pack for its Cohiba cigar brand at TFWA World Exhibition this year (Gold Village GO6).

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September 14, 2016

Accolade Wines returns to Cannes with an upgraded portfolio

Following the regional launch of its Hardys Rare Fortified range, Accolade Wines comes to TFWA World Exhibition (Red Village J2) to release the exquisite wines globally to travel retail buyers.

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September 13, 2016

WILLIAM GRANT & SONS HAS A REFRESHING APPROACH IN CANNES

This year’s TFWA World Exhibition and Conference sees William Grant & Sons (WGS) refining its global travel retail portfolio with new and refreshed packaging in key collections.

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September 9, 2016

Aurora returns to Cannes with new concepts

Aurora World is returning to TFWA World Exhibition with a new enlarged stand, reflecting the growing portfolio on offer to the travel retail industry (K67 Green Village).

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September 9, 2016

Rossi D’Asiago comes to Cannes with new distribution agreement under its belt

Liqueur specialist, Rossi D’Asiago comes to TFWA World Exhibition (Marine Village, R03) with an exciting new agreement with Indian company, Sula Vineyards to distribute its Antica Sambuca.

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September 6, 2016

Furla opens a new store in Kaohsiung

Continuing its string of Asia Pacific store openings, Furla is pleased to announce the opening of a new personalized corner in Kaohsiung International.

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September 6, 2016

Molton Brown brings its luxury collections to Cannes

Seeking to grow its brand internationally, Molton Brown will be showcasing its range of unique and exotic bath, body and home blends for the first time in Cannes.

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September 5, 2016

Set the trend with Aeon Jewellery

Aeon Jewellery has once again shown it leads the market in introducing key on-trend pieces to travel retail with the launch of a new collection.

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