Commercial

“The most surprising commercial experience in a European airport”

“The most surprising commercial experience in a European airport”

The Côte d’Azur is truly a blue chip destination, a fact that resonates throughout the comprehensive rejuvenation of Nice Airport’s commercial offer. With the Terminal 1 refurbishment to be complete in May, and work already underway on Terminal 2, Filip Soete, Chief Commercial Officer, Nice Côte d’Azur Airport, discussed developments with Ross Falconer.

“Airports are a fantastic platform for growing our brands”

“Airports are a fantastic platform for growing our brands”

Francis Gros, Head of Global Channels, Luxottica, is speaking in this year’s ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial & Retail Conference & Exhibition, in the First Working Session, examining just how good airports are for brands. Ahead of the event, he shared his thoughts with Ross Falconer on how effective airports and travel retailing are for positioning and promoting brands in the sunglasses category.

“There is nothing more effectively experiential than engaging with the product itself”

“There is nothing more effectively experiential than engaging with the product itself”

Neil Ebbutt, Co-owner & Director Wholesale, Rituals, is participating in this year’s ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial & Retail Conference & Exhibition, offering his perspective on retail-tainment and bringing a sense of retail theatre to airports. He gave Ross Falconer a preview of his intervention.

Driving parking revenues

Driving parking revenues

IDeaS is showcasing its progressive approach to optimising car parking revenue at this year’s 25th ACI EUROPE Airport Commercial & Retail Conference & Exhibition. Pauline Oliver, Business Development Manager, IDeaS, briefs Marta Dimitrova on the potential of data science and analytics to forecast true demand and set optimal rates for car parking.

“Maximising the connections between travellers and airport concessions”

“Maximising the connections between travellers and airport concessions”

Mark Bergsrud, CEO of Grab, interviewed by Ross Falconer.