The Moodie Davitt Report

February 2019 • VOLUME 17 • ISSUE 1

Editor’s Desk

The changing face of the Chinese travelling shopper.

Martin Moodie

Consumer focus, tolerance and transparency.

Powerhouse player

China Duty Free Group President Charles Chen talks expansion, engagement and retail excellence.

Bridging the gap

Zhuhai Duty Free’s journey to become a recognised luxury retailer takes a leap forward with the opening of its stores at the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge crossing.

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CNSC comes of age

China’s longest established travel retailer prepares to fulfil its rich potential.

Revealing Jessica’s Secret

Martin Moodie meets Mirko Wang and Michael Tong, the men behind the leading Chinese price-search app.

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“The KOL of Chinese travel retail”

With its fast-growing WeChat audience, information and tips on shopping overseas and brand and retailer connections, Globuy has created a niche for itself among Chinese travellers.

China’s ‘luxury digital playbook’

Research from The Boston Consulting Group and Tencent offers insights into Chinese consumers’ luxury spending habits.

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‘A new sales pitch’

The latest trends on China’s luxury consumers as viewed by influential digital title Jing Daily.

Understanding China’s ‘netizens’

iClick Interactive (Asia) Chief Product Officer Yan Lee on the White Paper covering the Chinese Outbound Travel Shopper, published in partnership with The Moodie Davitt Report.

Travel trends

A report on Chinese travelling shopper habits and desires from travel retail researcher m1nd-set.

Passenger profiles

The latest travel figures from some key Chinese airports.






Mirko Wang的发展和价格比较网站的崛起。








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Lunar New Year 2019

Airports, travel retailers, restaurateurs and brands marked the Year of the Pig in style with spectacular celebrations, promotions and products. This special pictorial feature showcases some of the best examples.

Terminal transformation

On location at Prague Airport, where CEO Václav Rehor outlines ambitions for a €1 billion investment programme.

The Martin Moodie Interview

Bacardi CEO Mahesh Madhavan talks people, legacy and the role of travel retail.

From passengers to guests

Hamad International Airport Chief Operating Officer Engr. Badr Mohammed Al Meer on the Qatari gateway’s consumer-focused philosophy.

London pride

Heathrow Airport’s new Retail Director Fraser Brown on transparency, experience and digitalisation in commercial activities.

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