VIDEO: All the action from the Travel Retail Awards

By Luke Barras-hill |

Travel Retail Awards 2023

The 2023 consumer-voted Travel Retail Awards attracted nearly 300 guests to the Hôtel Martinez in Cannes for a memorable evening.

Relive the triumphs, celebrations and revelry from a show-stopping evening on Tuesday 3 October, when the Winners and Highly Recommended were revealed at the consumer-voted global Travel Retail Awards, organised by TRBusiness and m1nd-set.

Click below to watch the official video highlights reel, which honours those earning the gold standard in travelling consumer recognition – the prestigious ‘Voted by Shoppers’ accolade.

As reported, the 2023 Travel Retail Awards ceremony took place within the resplendent surroundings of the Hôtel Martinez in Cannes and attracted almost 300 guests.

A total of 23 categories recognised the best products; D&I, charity and sustainability initiatives; and promotions spanning commercial activities at airports and cruise and retailer partnerships with suppliers.

The 2023 iteration of the Travel Retail Awards attracted a 38% rise in the number of entries compared with 2022, with a bumper influx of product entries and an impressive number of consumer-conscious stakeholders being attracted by the refreshed lineup of promotion and CSR awards.

Attendees to the event enjoyed welcome drinks, an attendee gift bag stuffed with fabulous products, a premium dinner, and an afterparty featuring live band Brightlights.

The Travel Retail Awards ceremony was presented by Managing Editor Digital & Marketing Faye Bartle following some opening words of welcome from TRBusiness Editorial Director Luke Barras-Hill.

READ MORE: Travel Retail Awards 2023 winners revealed

READ MORE: Photo gallery: Global Travel Retail Awards 2023

Once again, TRBusiness and partner m1nd-set would like to pay a mighty congratulations to all the Finalists, Winners and those Highly Recommended on the evening and urge you to take full advantage of your respective successes by promoting the ‘Voted by Shoppers’ logo on your product packaging, marketing materials and at point of sale.

Research by m1nd-set has shown that 22% of consumers are more likely to purchase a product displaying the ‘Voted by Shoppers’ Finalist logo, while nearly a third (31%) of consumers are more likely to purchase a product displaying the ‘Voted by Shoppers’ Winner logo.

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Thank you to our event partners.


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