CANNES, France — The travel-retail industry is flying high again for beauty players, despite great challenges still buffeting the business. Read more about this year's Tax Free World Association convention, which ran from Oct. 1 to 5, in the following articles.Travel Retail Flies HighThe channel is back to growth for beauty players, albeit hurdles remain.Dufry Beauty Chief Talks ShopAt the Tax Free World Association trade show in Cannes, France, Antonin Carreau discussed the evolution of beauty in travel retail.What’s On Deck DigitallyEmerging digital platforms were the central focus at the TFWA Digital Village.Feting Fragrance at the TFWA ShowLalique Group and Chopard Parfums were among companies hosting cocktails during the convention in Cannes, France.
@deciem is all about transparency and approachability. At this year’s WWD Digital Beauty Forum, the brand's co-CEO @nicolakilner said talking to customers directly about the ingredients in products and how they work is key. #wwdsummits #wwdbeauty
‘We didn't know how relevant our film would be when we were making it. When Steven [Rogers] wrote the script Trump wasn't president, class divide in America wasn't as evident as it is now, though it was present. The Time’s Up movement hadn't began and the way we look at women and treat women who speak out — thankfully that is something that seems to have shifted in the last year. I think we just need to continue making art that provokes the conversation and do what we can,’ said ‘I, Tonya’ actress @margotrobbie. Head to WWD.com to see all the celebrities who walked the red carpet @bafta #timesup #wwdeye (📸: Neil Hall)
Gemma Arterton is joined on the @bafta’s red carpet by Eileen Pullen and Gwen Davis, the two women who started the fight for the pay-gap. ‘They represent a normal person speaking out for what is right. Speak out, we will listen and anyone can speak out,’ said Arterton. #eebaftas #timesup #wwdeye (📸: David Fisher)