The TRBusiness 60 second news update – 31 October

By Charlotte Turner |

The TRBusiness 60 second news update brings you the top stories for 31 October.

 

Featured Interview: Keith Hunter, Senior Vice President, Qatar Duty Free

 

The $14.5bn New Doha International Airport, expected to open in 2013 epitomises the original Trinity spirit, according to Keith Hunter, Senior Vice President, Qatar Duty Free.

 

Read more… http://bit.ly/PEcfR8

 

In the latest featured interview on TRBusiness.com Doug Newhouse finds out how the airport, airline and retailer work closely together to ‘wow’ the customer.

 

TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes final tally exceeds all expectations

 

The TFWA World Exhibition, which closed on Friday in Cannes, produced new attendance, conference and exhibitor records.

 

The Tax Free World Association, says that it hosted a record 462 companies, of which 39 were new to the show or returning after an absence.

 

Read more… http://bit.ly/PEcNq3

 

Mexico’s ASUR (Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste) sees duty free growth fade in Q3

 

Revenue growth from the travel retail stores of Mexican airport group ASUR barely made it into double digits in the third quarter, a marked slowdown on the first half growth rate of +28.2%.

 

Quarter 3 delivered a +10.6% rise in sales from DF&TR stores.

 

Read more… http://bit.ly/UgDBZ8

 

I hope you enjoy the latest video.

 

Editor, Charlotte Smith.

International

OUT NOW: June/July issue + Top 10 Airports

The TRBusiness June/July 2024 edition, featuring the Top 10 Airports report, is now available...

International

TR Consumer Forum 2024 photo gallery now live

The TR Consumer Forum 2024 was packed with memorable moments, from the very first networking...

International

TR Consumer Forum welcomes Gulf Beverages

TRBusiness is proud to announce Gulf Beverages and African + Eastern as Diamond Sponsors for the...

image description

In the Magazine

TRBusiness Magazine is free to access. Read the latest issue now.

E-mail this link to a friend