Dubai Duty Free announced as Gold Sponsor of 2023 TR Consumer Forum

By Faye Bartle |

Dubai Duty Free sponsors TR Consumer ForumTRBusiness and m1nd-set are delighted to reveal that Dubai Duty Free (DDF) is supporting the 2023 TR Consumer Forum in Vienna as a Gold Sponsor.

The event, which is taking place from 21-23 June at the hi-tech, energy efficient AirportCity Space development at Vienna Airport, is the duty free and travel retail industry’s only conference that places the consumer at the heart of the conversation.

It’s shaping up to be its biggest and boldest edition yet, with attendance numbers for the 2023 event having already surpassed the 2022 total. Please click here to view the companies attending.

“We are pleased to support the TR Consumer Forum in Vienna as a Gold Sponsor,” said Colm McLoughlin, Executive Vice Chairman & CEO of Dubai Duty Free.

“We believe that this annual consumer-centric conference is a great opportunity to gain knowledge and information about the travelling consumer.”

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McLoughlin continued: “As an airport retailer, a key focus involves engaging with passengers more effectively, and to do so, it is important to stay on top of the latest consumer trends and behaviours in order to remain relevant to the changing needs of travellers.”

Colm McLoughlin and Ramesh Cidambi Dubai Duty Free

Left: Colm McLoughlin, Executive Vice Chairman & CEO of Dubai Duty Free. Right: Ramesh Cidambi, Chief Operating Officer, Dubai Duty Free.

A powerful lineup of speakers is bringing the global conference agenda to life, including Dubai Duty Free’s Chief Operating Officer Ramesh Cidambi, who is a keynote speaker in the opening session on day one (Thursday 22 June).

He will offer an in-depth insight into how Dubai Duty Free is preparing for the shoppers of the future, including his view on how consumer profiles are evolving. Please click here to view the agenda.

TR Consumer Forum delegates also gain exclusive access to consumer insights from event partner m1nd-set worth six figures in value (if independently commissioned), and can take advantage of ample networking opportunities. Please click here to read more about the networking events.

**Tickets are available until 12 June 2023**. If you are planning on attending, TRBusiness advises you to book as soon as possible, as availability at the recommended hotels is limited. 

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To find out more about the 2023 TR Consumer Forum, please visit the dedicated website at

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