Europe
Europe

Grasp ‘Brexit-generated opportunity' for full tax and duty free regime, UK told

The post-Brexit trade agreement between the UK and EU offers travel retailers ‘a degree of certainty’ regarding new rules, says the UK Travel Retail Forum (UKTRF). As reported, the UK and EU struck a trade deal on Christmas Eve to avert a no-deal withdrawal in a move...

Asia & Pacific
Asia & Pacific

Lagardère opens new 30,000sq m Hainan duty free store in record time

Lagardère Travel Retail has partnered with Hainan Tourism Investment Development (HTID) to open the second large-scale downtown duty free store in Sanya, on the Chinese tropical island of Hainan today (30 December). The French travel retailer is joined on the island by The China National Service Corporation for Chinese Personnel Working Abroad, which officially opened the first phase of its new Sanya International Duty Free Plaza today (30 December). Speaking during the recent Tax...

Asia & Pacific
Asia & Pacific

CNSC to make Sanya International Duty Free Plaza 'a shining new landmark'

The China National Service Corporation for Chinese Personnel Working Abroad (CNSC) has officially opened the first phase (15,000sq m) of its new...

International
International

‘Adapt & Survive’ series: ForwardKeys Travel Retail Director Marina Giuliano

In the latest episode of 'Adapt & Survive' TRBusiness speaks to Marina Giuliano, Director of Retail and Travel Retail at travel analytics company...

Middle East
Middle East

Covid-19: Sultanate of Oman lifts entry and exit ban on land, air and sea travel

International flights to and from the Sultanate of Oman resumed today (29 December) at 12:00am (local time). A suspension on international air...

Asia & Pacific
Asia & Pacific

AoT extends relief measures for concessionaires until 31 March 2022

Airports of Thailand (AoT) is to continue assisting concessionaires impacted by the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic across its six...

International
International

Duty free return looms as UK and EU agree Brexit deal on Christmas Eve

Great Britain and the European Union have announced a post-Brexit trade agreement just seven days before the end of the transition...

The Americas
The Americas

Marshall Retail opens new InMotion stores in Salt Lake City and Hollywood

WHSmith-owned Marshall Retail Group has opened new InMotion stores at Salt Lake City International Airport Terminal B and inside Hard Rock...

The Americas
The Americas

Kansas City Airport to hold virtual concessions events for New Terminal

The Kansas City Aviation Department and its partners ICF and Philips West are organising two Virtual Concessions Meet and Greets (12 January and...

Europe
Europe

Refreshed retail lands at Paris-Charles de Gaulle T2E

Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport has released images of its newly refurbished shopping precinct in departure Hall L at Terminal 2E (scroll to footer...

International
International

Countries enforce UK travel restrictions as concerns rise over new virus strain

A growing number of countries across Europe and the world are introducing travel bans on arrivals from the UK amid escalating concerns over a...

Middle East
Middle East

[UPDATE] Dubai Duty Free 37th anniversary sale generates $19m

The Dubai Duty Free three-day 37th anniversary discount campaign generated sales of Dhs70 million/$19.175 million. Beginning on 18 December...

International
International

No ground given as yet on UK tax free as govt reacts to TRBusiness petition

As anticipated, TRBusiness’s ‘Keep tax-free sales at airports and the VAT Retail Export Scheme’ (VAT RES) petition for the UK has received an...

Asia & Pacific
Asia & Pacific

Airport ity Hong Kong to offer rent relief for three more months

Airport ity Hong Kong (AA) is to continue offering rent relief for retail and catering tenants for a further three months until March 2021...

International
International

ATÜ and UnionPay launch QR code payment service at Turkish Airports

UnionPay International (UPI) has partnered with Turkish travel retailerto launch the UnionPay QR code payment service at the retailer’s 45...

International
International

[UPDATED] Guus Jonge Poerink is new B&S MD for retail; Wiggers to move on

Global consumer goods distributor B&S Group has announced the appointment of Guus Jonge Poerink as Managing Director of its retail segment,...

Middle East
Middle East

Dubai Duty Free to celebrate 37th anniversary with 25% three-day discount

Dubai Duty Free is to offer a special 25% discount on a wide range of products over three days starting from 18 December until 20 December to...

The Americas
The Americas

No Boundaries shop opens with Paradies Lagardère at Mitchell Airport

Milwaukee General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) has cut the ribbon on a new ‘No Boundaries’ retail store at the main...

Nordic
Nordic

Gategroup unveils Shopamore USDT以太坊交易所官网下载home delivery site for customers in Sweden

Airline catering and onboard retail provider gategroup has launched a new tax paid online service for travellers to and from...

Asia & Pacific
Asia & Pacific

Kansai Airports to open new KIX Duty Free Central store on 18 December

Kansai Airports is to open a Kix Duty Free Central store in the Terminal 1 international post-security area at Kansai International Airport (KIX)...

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