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As travel retail experts, we provide market intelligence, meaningful insight, clear direction and engaging shopper marketing activations. We partner with brand owners and retailers to provide the latest knowledge and best in class techniques to drive business growth.
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Why beauty needs strategic focus in Europe
Travel retail analyst, research and category expert CiR says that a focus on beauty sales in 2018 could be a winning strategy for operators. Why? Because next year is EU-China Tourism Year (ECTY) 2018 and there are high hopes that Chinese travel to Europe will surge.
Russians back on solid international growth footing
International traffic at Russia’s biggest airports is booming once more, while the biggest markets for Russian travel are all seeing high double-digit growth.
China’s changing traveller patterns - can you keep up?
Among the top 15 markets for Chinese outbound travellers – Indonesia, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Australia are set to see the biggest gains in the six months to March 2018, revealed in exclusive analysis from CiR Business Lounge.