Shanghai Airport Authority, established on 28 May 1998, operates and manages Shanghai Pudong International Airport and Hongqiao International Airport as a whole with the authorisation of Shanghai Municipal State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission.
In accordance with the national strategy of making China strong in civil aviation, Shanghai Airport Authority plays a key role in the development of Shanghai’s aviation hub. It is committed to developing a world-class aviation hub which provides the best air services to support building Shanghai into a distinguished global city.
In 2016, Shanghai Pudong and Hongqiao International airports collectively exceeded the 100 million passenger mark for the first time, making Shanghai one of the top five destination cities in the world. That growth accelerated further in 2017 as passenger traffic across both airports reached 112 million. Cargo traffic at both airports was 4.23 million tons in 2017, ranking Shanghai among the top three cities with over 4 million tons of annual air cargo. Currently, there are 110 airlines operating scheduled flights in Shanghai, connecting 297 cities in 47 countries around the world.
Dufry is the world’s leading global travel retailer, operating close to 2,200 duty free and duty paid shops in around 380 locations across 64 countries in all five continents. With over 60 years of experience in travel retail, Dufry provides its customers with access to prestigious products from more than 1,000 suppliers of the most renowned global and local brands. The retail channels where Dufry is present are airports, cruise lines, seaports, border shops, railway stations and downtown tourist areas.
The company’s more than 28,000 employees serve the needs of the customers in different shop concepts such as general travel retail shops, convenience stores, brand boutiques, specialised shops and theme stores, as well as in Dufry Shopping, which is a duty paid concept dedicated to domestic passengers. The Dufry retail brand portfolio includes World Duty Free, Nuance, Hudson, Hellenic Duty Free Shops, RegStaer, Duty Free Shop Argentina, Duty Free Shop Uruguay and Colombian Emeralds.
Dufry’s unique geographic footprint and the comprehensive portfolio of retail concepts generates added value for landlords and suppliers alike. While landlords benefit from the company’s extensive know-how on customer shopping habits and its ability to maximise retail revenues, suppliers get access to a unique window display opportunity to showcase their global brands and products around the world in a mix of mature and emerging markets and ultimately to increase sales. Last but not least, Dufry – as a public company listed on the Swiss and Brazilian stock exchanges – is a financially strong business partner able to realise state-of-the-art retail environments, including the latest digital technologies, to convey seamless shopping experiences to travellers.
L’Oréal, the world’s leading beauty company, has catered to all forms of beauty in the world for over 100 years and has built an unrivalled portfolio of international, diverse and complementary brands. L’Oréal is aiming to win over new consumers with its universalization strategy, which seeks to meet the diverse beauty needs of men and women around the world.
Travel retail is considered at L’Oréal as a “sixth continent.” All of the Group’s major brands, from Luxury (Lancôme, Yves Saint Laurent, Armani, Kiehl’s, Urban Decay…) to Mass-Market (L’Oréal Paris,Essie…), from dermo-cosmetics (Vichy, La Roche Posay) to haircare products (Kérastase) have the opportunity to develop on this ‘sixth continent’.
Travel retail plays a strategic role in showcasing 23 L’Oréal brands and in recruiting new consumers. As such, this channel can contribute to recruit new consumers. L’Oréal is constantly adapting to the increasing diversity of travellers across the world and is ideally positioned to offer them the products they seek, whatever their beauty rituals or their purchasing power. Within travel retail, L’Oréal is the only Group to offer such a varied and complete range of beauty products. L’Oréal already has extensive expertise and strong relationships with client-retailers, and has high ambition for the future of the channel.
Mars International Travel Retail (MITR) is the partner to grow the total confectionery category. MITR has a unique cross segment position driving growth through the world’s leading brands including M&M’S®, SNICKERS®, GALAXY®, MALTESERS®, SKITTLES® and EXTRA®.
Through its refreshed category vision, MITR has identified three key ways to unlock total confectionery category growth through range, display and activation.
MITR is ready to transform the shopfloor in order to convert lighter and non-buyers, addressing why travellers don’t buy as well as continuing to appeal to those that do.
We look forward to building strong partnerships with key retailers to further unlock total confectionery category growth in 2018.
Established in 1927 by Aldo Furlanetto in Bologna, Furla produces bags, shoes, and small leathergoods for both women and men.
The brand looks to the future with a foot grounded in its solid past of time-honoured craftsmanship and a playful originality.
Furla invented the inclusive luxury concept. For over 90 years, the brand has been guided by the idea that ‘every woman deserves beauty and quality at a fair price’.
Established in 1997, Perricone MD is a holistic anti-inflammatory skincare and wellness system comprised of diet, essential dietary supplements, and potent topical skincare solutions. To solve diverse skin concerns, we use science to identify and multiply the natural building blocks of healthy-looking skin. From youth-promoting antioxidants, to advanced neuropeptides that visibly restore firmness and elasticity, we never stop perfecting our science.
With newly appointed CEO Ron Fugate at the helm of our seasoned management team, resources from owner Lion Capital, and a bold, new re-branding campaign, there has never been a more exciting period of growth for Perricone MD.
For Lacoste, Life is a Beautiful Sport!
Since the very first polo was created in 1933, LACOSTE relies on its authentic sportive roots to spring optimism and elegance on the world thanks to a unique and original lifestyle for women, men and children.
With a vision to be the leading player in the premium casual wear market, the crocodile brand is today present in 120 countries through a selective distribution network. Two LACOSTE items are sold every second in the world.
As an international group gathering 10,000 women and men, LACOSTE offers a complete range of products: apparel, leather goods, fragrances, footwear, eyewear, home wear, watches and underwear, all of them being elaborated in the most qualitative, responsible and ethical way. In 2016, the brand garnered a turnover of more than 2 billion euros.