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Travel retail

‘People are ready to travel’: Strandbags aims to take Aussie luggage global

‘People are ready to travel’: Strandbags aims to take Aussie luggage global

Travel luggage group Strandbags is gearing up for a big year, with the business’ bag brands set to launch internationally next year. Group chief executive Felicity McGahan told Inside Retail that Strandbags...
Time for take off: Luggage brand July plans global stores as sales increase
Fourteen new retailers to open at Gold Coast Airport
“A focal point of Australian retail”: Inside Lotte’s new Sydney store
Flight Centre charts new course as cross-border travel resumes

Travel retail Archives

Lotte Duty Free opens Sydney CBD boutique

The expansion is part of Lotte Duty Free’s strategy to lead the duty-free market in Australia and to increase its influe...

Apac tipped to fuel global airport retail market recovery

The data company said the growth will be driven by the increase of retail space and passenger numbers as cross-border tr...

Trivago fined $44.7 million for misleading travellers

The court found the company guilty of deceiving consumers by misrepresenting hotel room rates on its website and in TV a...

Meet the outdoor start-up that hit its crowdfunding goal in four hours

Built out of a desire to connect regular Australians with the great outdoors, Zorali is looking to use the money raised ...

Kathmandu Holdings launches new name and identity

The parent company is looking to distinguish itself from its Kathmandu brand and this revision to its brand identity wil...

Heinemann to expand its Gold Coast Airport duty-free space

Heinemann Australia has also expanded its contract until 2029.

Analysis: Singapore, Thailand, Cambodia lead hopes for Asian tourism

Spare a thought for retailers, food and beverage operators, and hotels in tourist destinations throughout Asia.

‘We’re very positive’: Four Pillars bets on domestic travel

The gin distillery has launched its first airport retail space this week, hoping to get ahead of a coming boom in domest...

Analysis: This is what the surprising potential of the tourism industry looks like

If there’s one industry that has been heavily impacted by the Covid pandemic it’s tourism. The good news is the sector i...

Asian nations look to hasten reopening in sudden rethink

As Asian governments scramble to open up for tourists, retail sales will get a huge lift. Plans vary by country but the ...

Kathmandu’s sales, supply chain hurt in first quarter

Group CEO Michael Daly said the business continues to feel the impact of Covid-19 lockdowns.

Taking the ‘doorbuster deal’ online: Strandbags gears up for peak season

After unveiling a new look and feel in-store, the luggage retailer has spent the last few months revamping its digital o...

Luxury Escapes overwhelmed by ‘revenge travel’ bookings

Pent-up wanderlust prompts Australians to spend more on travel to unwind in luxury.

A rush to reopen: Is it doing Australian retail more harm than good?

Duty free shop operators and other airport retailers will be happy with the long-awaited (limited) opening of Australia’...

Word on the street: Retailers react to international border reopening

Leaders from AuMake, AWPL and July share how the international border reopening will impact them and how their business ...