Travel Retail Awards: Confectionery & Fine Foods; Wines; Spirits finalists

By Charlotte Turner |

The Travel Retail Awards 2022 ceremony will be held on Tuesday 4 October, during the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes, France.

The Travel Retail Awards 2022 ceremony will be held on Monday 3 October, during the TFWA World Exhibition in Cannes, France.

We are now delighted to reveal the next round of finalists for this year’s Global Travel Retail Awards, vying for trophies in the following categories; Best Confectionery and Fine Foods Product; Best Wine Product and Best Spirits Product.


Yesterday we revealed the list of finalists for the Beauty and FAWJ categories and this morning we published finalists in Electronics, Travel Accessories & Children’s products.

For the list of Beauty finalists click here.

For the list of FAWJ finalists click here.

For the list of finalists in Electronics, Travel Accessories & Children’s products click here.


Congratulations to all those on the list, as voted for by consumers. You can find out more about how The Travel Retail Awards are judged by reading our recent article.


Stay close to our website for more awards finalists being revealed this week. Scroll to the bottom for full timetable.


The fourth round of finalists are:


Best Confectionery and Fine Foods Product

Al Nassma Chocolate – Samha camel milk chocolate coated and filled dates

Alfred Ritter – Ritter Sport 100g Nut Selection Tower

Chocdecor – Belfine Unicorn & Dragon Lollipops

Cloetta – The Jelly Bean Factory 36 Flavour Mix 175g Tube

Ferrero – Ferrero Rocher Tablets white chocolate

Food2Smile: Represented By Brands of Style – Food2Smile – Ready to Smile Box

Haribo – MAOAM -MaoMixx

Haribo – Travel Parade

Lindt & Sprüngli – Lindor Milk Bag 100g

Mondelez World Travel Retail – Toblerone Bundles

Nestlé ITR – KitKat Senses Tablets

Perfetti van Melle – Mentos Clean Breath Peppermint Tin

Perfetti van Melle – Mentos Jumboroll Fanta

Ricola – Assorted Sugarfree 75g Tins

Walker’s Shortbread – Chocolate Chip Share Bag

Whittard of Chelsea – Cocoa Creations Hot Chocolate Gift Set



Best Wine Product

Bottega – Bottega Gold Prosecco DOC

Henkell & Co – Mionetto Valdobbiadene Prosecco DOCG Brut

Henkell & Co – Segura Viudas Organic Brut

Treasury Wine Estates – Penfolds Champagne Brut Rosé NV



Best Spirits Product 

Anora – Koskenkorva Climate Action

Anora – Linie Aquavit

Anora – Valhalla Herb Liqueur Shot

Anora – Skagerrak Nordic Dry Gin

Bardinet – Beehive Brandy XO

Beam Suntory – Jim Beam Lineage

Brown-Forman – Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Travelers – Sweet & Oaky and Bold & Spicy

Delamain Cognac – XXO Grande Champagne

Distell International – Amarula Vegan

Douglas Laing & Co – Douglas Laing’s Remarkable Regional Malts Global Traveller’s Edition Miniature Pack

Equiano: Represented by GMAX – Equiano Original

G & J Distillers (Part of Quintessential Brands Group) – Greenall’s Original Paper Bottle (Greener with Greenall’s)

G & J Distillers (Part of Quintessential Brands Group) – Opihr Aromatic Bitter European Edition

Glen Moray Distillery  – Glen Moray Signature 15yr

Ian Macleod Distillers – Edinburgh Gin Rhubarb and Ginger Gin

Pernod Ricard Global Travel Retail – Royal Salute 25

Schraml – Die Steinwald-Brennerei e.K. – Stonewood Drà Bavarian Single Malt Whisky

SomPriya Fine Spirits – Somrus

SPI Spirits – Cenote Blanco Tequila 40% ABV

SPI Spirits – elit Vodka 40% ABV

SPI Spirits – Kentucky Owl The Wiseman Straight Bourbon Whiskey 45.4% ABV

Whyte & Mackay – Jura Islanders’ Expressions Collection No.1

William Grant & Sons – Grant’s Triple Wood 12 year old

William Grant & Sons – The Balvenie Cask Finishes – GTR Exclusive Range

Yoshino spirits – Umiki Blended Malt & Grain Whisky


Tickets can now be purchased at this link

Finalists should take advantage of Early Bird discounted tickets for the glamorous seated dinner ceremony, which will take place on Monday 3 October at Hotel Barrière Le Majestic Cannes, during the TFWA World Exhibition.

A new feature for 2022 is the ‘Highly Recommended’ accolade, which will be awarded to finalists that consumers ranked within the upper benchmark of the judging process. 

Early bird tickets, available until 12 September 2022 are £185 per person +VAT (20%) and £1,665 +VAT (20%) for a table of 10.

Thereafter, tickets are available for £250 per person +VAT (20%) and £2,250 +VAT (20%) for a table of 10.


A selection of highlights of The Travel Retail Awards 2021.

The 2021 Global Travel Retail Awards took place in September last year at the inaugural TR Consumer Forum in London.


Stay close to the website for more awards finalists being revealed this week.


Wednesday 10 August

  • Best Airport for Retail Environment
  • Best Airport for Customer Service
  • Best Digital and Social Media Offer
  • Best Airport For ‘Sense of Place’
  • Best Airport Food & Beverage Offer

 Thursday 11 August

  • Best Sustainable Supplier

 Friday 12 August

  • Best Sustainable Initiative at an Airport, Airline, Cruise & Rail company



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