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Luxottica unveils its ‘Shield Your Eyes’ initiative to better ensure the safety of its customers and employees

Luxottica unveils its ‘Shield Your Eyes’ initiative to better ensure the safety of its customers and employees

The recent launch of Luxottica Group’s ‘Shield Your Eyes’ Initiative shows how the group is committed to set high standards in eye protection in order to offer a safe consumer experience. This new initiative features a curated collection of products that provide greater coverage around the eyes at a time when safety has taken central stage. It was developed in response to growing consumer demand for eyewear that provides extra protection for everyday life and sport. Alessandro Pozzi reports.

Dubai Duty Free welcomes passengers as Concourse B – West re-opens

Dubai Duty Free welcomes passengers as Concourse B – West re-opens

Dubai Duty Free is welcoming passengers following the partial re-opening of its retail area in Concourse B – West at Dubai International Airport (DXB). The airport retailer closed its retail operation on 25 March across DXB and AMIA, following the UAE Government announcement to suspend passenger flights due to the outbreak of COVID-19.

FlyHealthy@SEA serves up new protocols with airport dining and retail

FlyHealthy@SEA serves up new protocols with airport dining and retail

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is preparing for the gradual reopening of the economy, with dining and retail tenants taking action as part of FlyHealthy@SEA, a multi-phased strategy by Port of Seattle to ensure the health and well-being of passengers, visitors, and workers. They are implementing new procedures and piloting new technology.

Customers call for new rules of engagement in post-COVID-19 travel retail

Customers call for new rules of engagement in post-COVID-19 travel retail

In its latest consumer insights report adapted to the post-COVID-19 context and new shopper mindset, industry research agency m1nd-set reveals that international passengers will be expecting duty free and travel retail industry stakeholders to adapt to the new normal when flights resume.

Enviro-Point’s new Travel Safe Portable Hygiene Kit to launch at Newcastle and Bristol airports

Enviro-Point’s new Travel Safe Portable Hygiene Kit to launch at Newcastle and Bristol airports

Luggage-Point is supporting Enviro-Point in the launch of a new Travel Safe Portable Hygiene Kit, containing face mask, gloves, hand sanitiser, and anti-bacterial wipes. The kit will launch at Newcastle and Bristol airports in June 2020, as Graeme Stewart, Retail & Services Director, Luggage-Point, explains.