Brisbane Redevelopment Gains Momentum

February 12, 2013 0

Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) is calling for expressions of interest (EOIs) for a seven-year duty free contract at the International Terminal, as part of a major redevelopment planned for the coming years. Duty free operators […]


Abu Dhabi Sees Record Retail Revenue

January 30, 2013 0

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC), operator of the Emirate’s five airports, has revealed that Abu Dhabi Duty Free retail revenue reached AED 809.5 million (US$220m) in 2012, a 24% increase year-on-year, setting a new record […]


Mumbai Duty Free Contract Awarded

January 25, 2013 0

GVK-managed Mumbai International Airport Private Limited (MIAL) has awarded the duty free retail contract for the future Terminal 2 at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA). The Aer Rianta International consortium will run the core duty […]


Barcelona-El Prat Welcomes Two New Stores

January 24, 2013 0

Operator AENA Airports has opened two new retail units at Barcelona-El Prat Airport, as part of its Terminal 2 redevelopment project. Catalan fashion and accessories brand Desigual will open a 2,691sq ft (250m2) store in […]


Sea-Tac Welcomes New Concession

January 14, 2013 0

The Port of Seattle has welcomed the arrival of The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf retailer on Concourse A at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac). Originating from Southern California, the brand is the oldest and largest, […]


Plans Unveiled for O’Hare Redevelopment

October 17, 2012 0

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) and Westfield Concession Management have unveiled the redevelopment plans for Terminal 5 at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, which includes a transformation of the terminal, 15 new post-security dining and […]


Sea-Tac Announces New Duty Free Stores

October 16, 2012 0

From June 2013, a joint venture led by Dufry North America LLC will operate duty-free and duty-paid stores at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. The seven-year agreement, signed by the Port of Seattle and worth US$2.9 million, […]


Largest European Walk-Through WDF Store Opens

September 17, 2012 0

The World Duty Free (WDF) Group’s largest walk-through store in Europe was opened on September 14 in Gatwick Airport’s South Terminal, UK.  More than £4 million (US$6.5m) has transformed the unit to deliver an “exceptional” […]