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Travel retail

What China’s reopening means for Apac retailers this Lunar New Year 

What China’s reopening means for Apac retailers this Lunar New Year

An influx of tourists from China is expected to give a boost to Malaysia’s retail and hospitality sectors, according to data from UOB Kay Hian Research (UOBKH).  According to a recent report in Malaysi...
Flying into the future: Step inside Pan Am’s flagship store in South Korea
Broadmeadows to Macau: How Sands’ David Sylvester rose through the ranks
“We are optimistic”: Heinemann Australia MD talks new store formats
Australia’s first domestic terminal department store to open next year

Travel retail Archives

Lagardere opens Aelia Duty Free stores at Adelaide Airport

The new stores more than double the amount of Duty-Free retail throughout arrivals and departures.

Productivity Commission seeks action over fake Indigenous-style souvenirs

The commission says many visual arts and crafts misappropriate important cultural symbols and stories, weakening customa...

Cathay Pacific launches its first retail space, in downtown Hong Kong

The store is home to branded merchandise, including the special-edition co-branded Cathay x Start From Zero upcycled gal...

Havaianas continues to reinvent itself in APAC amidst sustainability push

For a company that produces around 270 million flip-flops a year, the Havaianas brand is not resting on its laurels. Fro...

Luxury Escapes opens offline pop-up store in Melbourne

Co-founder and CEO of Luxury Escapes, Adam Schwab, said the latest launch is just the “beginning” of what the retailer p...

What Japan’s newly-opened border means for its struggling retailers

It’s an unprecedented time for Japan. Its currency is at a 32-year all time low, making its imports more expensive, and ...

Louis Vuitton opens first store in Sydney Airport

The shop offers men's and women's ready-to-wear, shoes, and leather goods in addition to a range of accessories, watches...

“All about experience”: Inside Sands Retail’s approach to bricks-and-mortar

Shoppes at Londoner and the interconnected Shoppes at Venetian, Parisian and Four Seasons constitute Sands Shoppes Macao...

Heinemann Australia unveils expanded Gold Coast Airport duty-free store

Forty new brands join the roster across a 1324sqm footprint covering arrivals and departures.

Qantas sells Helloworld travel agency stake

Qantas Group CFO, Vanessa Hudson, said now is the “right time” to make an exit since the carrier’s stake in Helloworld h...

Flight Centre to reopen 35 stores as travel demand soars

GM Brent Novak says the reopening will help customers in regional areas who rely on face-to-face consultations for trave...

World’s largest duty-free store to launch this week

The duty-free shopping destination, featuring the ‘Duty-Free, Free Plus’ tagline, takes over 280,000sqm of the city’s we...

Luggage brand July opens first store in Sydney

The brand offers 'minimalist' luggage design, offers a 100-day return policy and a lifetime warranty.

New products, brand collabs and a global ad campaign: Tumi is on a roll

2022 has been a busy year for Tumi, with a host of new product launches, a new global advertising campaign and several c...

How Luxury Escapes went from startup to global travel giant in nine years

Founded in Melbourne in 2013, Luxury Escapes has undergone a transformational journey to become one of the most innovati...