Italy born fashion accessories company, Coccinelle, is accelerating its travel retail business with the appointment of Giada Cappelletti as Head of International Markets & Global Travel Retail.
Charged with driving the growth and profitability of the global travel retail division, Cappelletti will work to further strengthen Coccinelle’s presence in the channel at airports, downtown duty free malls and cruise ships worldwide.
“I am honoured to work with Coccinelle during this exciting time for the company and to lead the global travel retail division,” said Cappelletti.
“Coccinelle is a brand with a passion for craftsmanship, evidenced by a strong commitment to the finest Italian leathers and artisanal production”.
Cappelletti joined Coccinelle in July 2022 as Head of International Markets, focusing on the expansion and growth of the brand in APAC and Europe domestic markets.
Previously, she spent a number of years in international roles in the accessories segment, covering both worldwide wholesale and travel retail.
Cappelletti will also be part of the TFWA Management Committee, representing the fashion and accessories category.
“Coccinelle will continue its expansion plan in travel retail in current and new markets to always be at customer’s side,” said Emanuele Mazziotta, Chief Operating Officer, Coccinelle.
“I welcome Giada in her new role as Head of International Markets & Global Travel Retail.
“With her strong international and commercial experience, Coccinelle will further develop and grow the Travel Retail business, a strategic channel for us.”