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DFNI Asia Awards celebrate regional travel retail excellence

DFNI is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Asia Pacific Awards for Travel Retail Excellence. Finalists from travel retail companies leading in their fields across Asia Pacific gathered for a cocktail event yesterday evening during the TFWA Asia Pacific ...

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Duty-free industry worth $68.6bn in 2017

Tax Free World Association (TFWA) President Erik Juul-Mortensen has revealed the much-anticipated figures from Generation Research, which show the duty-free industry’s performance in 2017. Revealing the preliminary findings at the TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition & Conference in Singapore, Juul-Mortensen said ...

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Virgin Atlantic and DFASS magazine wins design awards

A magazine designed by UK creative firm Identity, in partnership with inflight retail specialist DFASS UK and Virgin Atlantic, has received two Platinum awards at the 2018 International Hermes Creative Awards for the second year in succession. The inflight publication, Retail ...

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The DFNI Blog: TFWA Singapore 2018

The DFNI team was on the ground bringing you all the goings on from the annual TFWA Asia Pacific Exhibition & Conference at the Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre in Singapore. Here are the latest updates from DFNI ...

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Retail inMotion partners Etihad as inflight retail provider

Retail inMotion has announced a new partnership with Etihad Airways as its onboard retail partner, which includes the development and management of the Etihad Boutique Duty Free Programme. The agreement follows the strategic alliance for catering and inflight services formed ...

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Whyte & Mackay flying high with two new Emirates listings

Scotland’s Whyte & Mackay Ltd has secured prestigious new listings for two of its key products onboard Emirates Airlines. In a major coup for the Glasgow-based distiller, The Dalmore whisky and Jura Single Malt have taken their place on the ...

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BARTA trial exceeds expectations at Budapest

The partners in a three-month trial of the revolutionary BARTA (brand, airport, retailer, technology and airline) travel-retail concept to engage airline passengers in airport shopping have reported that the early results are significantly out-performing targets. The initiative, which involves a collaboration between ...

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Amarula lands major listing with Emirates

Distell Group, the South African producer and marketer of spirits, fine wines and ciders, has achieved a significant new listing for its Amarula cream liquor brand aboard Emirates Airlines. Available in all classes of flights, the deal will see the ...

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DFNI Asia Awards finalists revealed

The best of the Asia/Pacific duty-free industry will soon become clear, as the finalists have been revealed for this year’s DFNI Asia Awards. Broken up into 13 categories, the shortlist sees companies from across the region and all channels of ...

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Video: DFNI Charity Ball 2018

Watch highlights of the DFNI Charity Ball. The event at London’s Royal Lancaster, which included the DFNI Global Awards, saw the leading figures of the travel-retail industry gather to raise more than £24,000 for the Akanksha Foundation. The full list ...

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Inflight Sales Group wins Aigle Azur concession

Inflight Sales Group (ISG), the Hong Kong-headquartered inflight travel-retail specialist, has successfully tendered for a full concession for duty-free sales and buy on board with French airline Aigle Azur. The agreement takes effect from June 2018 and builds on ISG’s ...

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DFS named Retailer of the Year at DFNI Global Awards

DFS Group has once again been named as Travel Retailer of the Year at the DFNI Global Awards for travel-retail excellence, retaining the title it won in 2017. The retailer was announced at the winner at the 14th annual ceremony, ...

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Retail inMotion launches new inflight digital platform

Retail inMotion, the Ireland-headquartered specialist in inflight retail, has unveiled a new “next generation” digital retail platform for the airline industry. This major upgrade and expansion of the company’s onboard retail management solution will enable airlines to fully digitise and “connect ...

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