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The U.K. to Bring Back Tax-free Shopping for Overseas Visitors

The decision provides a much-needed boost in trade for the British retail sector.

China’s Hainan Island Under Lockdown, Dents Duty-free Sector

Duty-free stores in Sanya and Haikou have suspended trading, while health officials carried out a…

Bullish on China’s Duty-free Future, LVMH, Kering Show at Hainan Expo

LVMH signed a deal to set up a bonded warehouse in the zone dedicated to the group's perfume and cosmetics…

‘Bling Empire’ Time, Loewe’s New Face, Gisele Signs and More

Lynn Ban talked about her role in 'Bling Empire' at the Halpern show in London, Loewe has signed Leo Wu, and…

China’s Hainan Duty-free Revenue Hits $9.47 Billion in 2021

In comparison, China's other retail hot spot Hong Kong logged a 97.7 percent decrease in visitors in the…

Hainan Duty Free’s $47B Opportunity

The Chinese island's sales are expected to jump nearly tenfold by 2025, but the market is immature and rife…

Gebr. Heinemann’s Kay Spanger Poised to Retire

A well-known figure in the travel-retail industry, the executive has served at the German travel-retail…

L’Oréal Travel Retail Chief Talks Business

Vincent Boinay talks on navigating uncharted waters and strategies for the future.

China Duty Free Group Expands in Sanya With New Airport Joint Venture

Duty-free spending on Hainan Island has jumped 221.9 percent year-on-year to 5.58 billion renminbi, or $810…