Business News

November 22 2018

MEADFA Conference 2018 overview

​The Middle East region is showing signs of resurgence as the MEADFA Conference 2018 completed this week.President of MEADFA…

By Jas Ryat

November 21 2018

Dubai Duty Free hosts annual Golf…

Almost 100 executives from the international duty free industry are descending on Dubai to compete in the 26th Dubai Duty…

By Hibah Noor

November 21 2018

Dufry secures new long-term contract…

Dufry Group has signed a new long-term concession with P&O Ferries to operate shops under the World Duty Free brand onboard…

By Mary Jane Pittilla

November 20 2018

Retailers take on educational role…

​The nuances of operating on the vast African continent requires more than a solid strategy, according to Blacky Komani,…

By Claire Malcolm in Beirut, Lebanon

November 20 2018

The ABC of travel retail – Africa,…

Day two of the 2018 MEADFA Conference opened with delegates still buzzing from the previous…

By Claire Malcolm in Beirut, Lebanon

November 20 2018

Alliances key for MEA growth

​A modest growth plan fueled by competitive pricing and one-stop global connectivity is the focus for Middle East Airlines…

By Claire Malcolm in Beirut, Lebanon

November 20 2018

Beirut Duty Free hosts a memorable…

Beirut Duty Free hosted a lively night at the cabarat-style Music Hall.

By Hibah Noor in Beirut, Lebanon

November 19 2018

Waving the flag for Lebanon and…

Lebanon proudly took centre stage today as 400 industry representatives converged on Beirut’s Phoenicia Hotel for the 2018…

By Claire Malcolm in Beirut, Lebanon

November 19 2018

Outbound tourism spending from…

Outbound tourism from the Gulf Cooperation Council has grown strongly in recent years, with international tourism expenditure…

By Hibah Noor

November 19 2018

MEADFA Kicks off 17th conference…

Over 400 delegates enjoyed MEADFA’s opening cocktail hosted by Aphrodite Duty Free at the Phoenicia Hotel in Beirut, Lebanon. Below…

By Hibah Noor in Beirut, Lebanon

November 13 2018

Capi kicks off omnichannel strategy…

Leading airport electronics retailer Capi has reopened its refurbished store at Frankfurt Airport,…

By Mary Jane Pittilla

November 13 2018

IDFS celebrates 30 years in Morocco…

​International Duty Free Shops is set to establish two stores when the new Casablanca Airport Terminal 1 opens for business…

By Olivia Cuthbert

Brand News

September 17 2018

Diverse Flavours to showcase wide…

South African premium wine distributor Diverse Flavours is ready to showcase its many current and new wine offerings at the…

By Jas Ryat

September 14 2018

Diageo partners with Dubai Duty…

Diageo Global Travel has unveiled Johnnie Walker Black Label The Jane Walker Edition in travel retail through an exclusive…

By Jas Ryat

September 10 2018

eKids builds travel retail distribution…

US children’s electronics brand eKids has reported new listings with major travel retailers in the Gulf region

By Mary Jane Pittilla

September 10 2018

Haribo novelties offer bags of…

Haribo promises “bags of fun” for buyers at the TFWA World Exhibition as the confectionery company prepares to reveal the…

By Hibah Noor

September 7 2018

Nestlé promotes Nizar Belhachmi…

Nestlé International Travel Retail (NITR) has announced the promotion of Nizar Belhachmi to…

By Hibah Noor

August 27 2018

Zeroing in on travel retail’s light…

Many businesses have stories behind them, but few more poignant than that of first-time exhibitor at TFWA World Exhibition,…

By Jas Ryat

August 27 2018

Braun invites Cannes show visitors…

Braun’s duty free team is looking forward to a fresh start at this year’s TFWA World Exhibition with a brand new stand (Stand…

By Hibah Noor

August 21 2018

Molton Brown steps up fragrance…

London fragrance expert Molton Brown will preview a selection of exciting new launches at Cannes in October, in line with…

By Jas Ryat

August 13 2018

Amarula raises global awareness…

African cream liqueur brand Amarula, in partnership with WildlifeDirect, has marked World Elephant Day, an international…

By Mary Jane Pittilla

August 13 2018

Loch Lomond Whiskies swings into…

Loch Lomond Whiskies marked its first year as ‘The Spirit of The Open’ with a series of exciting golf-themed global travel…

By Mary Jane Pittilla

August 7 2018

Haribo introduces travel-exclusive…

Haribo is continuing to upgrade its presence in global travel retail with the introduction…

By Mary Jane Pittilla

August 7 2018

Bottega to stage Spirit of Peace…

Sandro Bottega, owner and Managing Director at Bottega S.p.A., is to commemorate the tragic dropping of the Hiroshima atomic…

By Jas Ryat

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