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Celebrating 70 years of duty free

07/04/2017. TFWA will be marking the anniversary with a new project to be announced this summer, and will also be contributing to a number of other industry initiatives now under way. Read more


Highlights of 2016

12/12/2016. A look back at the last 12 months in duty free and travel retail through TFWA’s eyes. 2016 will be remembered as another tricky vintage for duty free and travel retail, though the industry still found plenty to be positive about at its gatherings, whether regional or global. Read more


Highlights of 2015

09/12/2015. With 2015 drawing to a close, we retrace 12 busy months in duty free and travel retail with TFWA. From Shanghai and the second China’s Century Conference in March to November’s MEADFA Conference on the Dead Sea in Jordan, relive the standout moments of a year that was often eventful, sometimes difficult but never dull. Read more


The new face of Care

05/10/2015. Founded in 2005, TFWA Care is the Association’s initiative to support humanitarian organisations and charities that help vulnerable people – women and children especially – build better lives. Until now, coverage of the work TFWA Care does has been limited to an area within the ‘Association’ section of, but things are changing. Read more


5 questions for… Arnaud de Gaujac and Fabrizio Franco, Nosy Komba Solidarité

01/07/2014. This month we put the spotlight on Nosy Komba Solidarité, one of the charities supported by TFWA Care. The founders, Arnaud de Gaujac (of Parfums Christian Dior) and Fabrizio Franco, explain how the association is improving the lives of some of Madagascar’s poorest inhabitants. Read more

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