February 18 2020  |  Retailers

Lagardère Travel Retail opens new Icons store at Cairns Airport

By Elena Owyong


Lagardère Travel Retail’s new Icons store at Cairns Airport boasts the best of tropical North Queensland produce

Lagardère Travel Retail has opened a new Icons store at Cairns Airport’s domestic terminal.

According to the retailer’s press release, Icons Cairns showcases the best of local Tropical North Queensland produce and gifting. Some of the brands available at the store include Hemingway’s Brewery, Mt Uncle Distillery, Wolf Lane Distillery, Baked on Red Hill and more.

Besides a wide selection of craft beer on tap and for gifting, Icons Cairns also carries premium coffee from specialty roaster Campos, as well as in-store tasting and dining experiences. Customers can also look forward to gourmet food and gifts including boutique wine and liquor, local bakery goods, cheese and cold cuts and more.


Icons Cairns sells various items including gourmet food and gifts including boutique wine and liquor, local bakery goods, cheese and cold cuts

Commenting on the new store, Przemek Lesniak, Lagardere Travel Retail Pacific CEO said: “Icons Cairns truly delivers a sense of place for Tropical North Queensland. I’m proud of how our team has worked to build this concept in partnership with the local community and Cairns Airport to give local vendors exposure.”

“We are excited to be in a new partnership with Icons Cairns, we share the same passion and believe in showcasing our beautiful region with award winning beers and their stories to our local community and visitors - domestic and abroad,” said Jordan Hilton, Sales Manager Hemingway’s Brewery.

Lagardere Travel Retail has 12 stores across International and Domestic Terminals at Cairns Airports including RELAY, Discover Tropical North Queensland, Discover Dreamtime, Aelia Duty Free, Purely Merino, Australian Made, RELAY/Kikki K, Tech2Go and Eye Love with a new Kaboom/LEGO store opening soon.

REGION Asia

Brand News

May 24 2022

Bowmore introduces vintage whiskies…

Bowmore Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky has unveiled Bowmore 30-Year-Old and Bowmore 40-Year-Old, the latest aged and rare…

May 24 2022

FOREO boosts digital marketing…

​Swedish beauty and tech giant FOREO and sister brand FAQ are stepping up their digital marketing efforts following the outbreak…

May 24 2022

Molton Brown celebrates two decades…

​UK fragrance manufacturer Molton Brown is celebrating 20 years of its Re-Charge Black Pepper Collection

May 24 2022

Philip Morris International introduces…

​Philip Morris International Inc has released a new environmental, social and governance (ESG) framework, as well as details…

May 19 2022

Loch Lomond partners with Kreol…

​Kreol Travel Retail has struck a distribution partnership with single malt Scotch whisky producer…

May 16 2022

Habanos smashes sales record in…

​Cuban cigar supplier Corporación Habanos S.A. achieved a record turnover of US$568 million in 2021, with 15% growth compared…

May 16 2022

Design meets tech in new Rodenstock…

​Rodenstock has introduced its new Sun collection of men’s and women’s sunglasses combining frames in a top-class design…

May 16 2022

Godiva partners with star actor…

Godiva has announced the launch of Godiva Is Chocolate, a marketing campaign celebrating the Belgian chocolatier’s growth…

May 16 2022

Guerlain pops up at Dubai Airport

​French house Guerlain has launched its first-ever Haute Parfumerie pop-up store in travel retail at Dubai International…

Copyright 2022 DutyFree Magazine. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy Sitemap