Event overview

A global showcase for premium brands? A worldwide workshop for an entire industry? A week-long networking opportunity? TFWA World Exhibition & Conference combines all three in a single, must-attend event for duty free and travel retail professionals every year in Cannes. To discover why anyone marketing to international travellers should come along, either as an exhibitor or visitor, watch the video below.

Fragrances & Cosmetics, Wine & Spirits, Fashion & Accessories, Tobacco, Jewellery & Watches, Confectionery & Fine Food, Gifts, Pen & Toys, Electronics, Home Decoration, Press

Find the next big thing

With over 3,000 premium brands on hand, view the latest product innovations from the industry’s leading suppliers and see breakthrough ideas by up-and-coming players. No other event offers a better feel for new trends across all major categories, or lets you engage with nearly 500 exhibitors from around the world..

Duty free & Travel Retail Operators, Agents, Landlords

Raise your profile

Drawing more than 6,500 industry professionals, a third of them landlords and retailers, TFWA World Exhibition & Conference gives exhibitors unrivalled exposure to the people shaping the retail offer to travellers worldwide. And since half of all visitors come from outside the European Union, the reach is truly international.

TFWA World Conference

Freshen your perspective

Hear analysis and insight from world-class speakers at the Conference, which attracts leaders and opinion-formers from the domains of politics, business, the media and academia. Then catch the latest thinking on live business issues in a range of industry-relevant workshops hosted by experts with on-the-ground experience.


New this year!

Take advantage of the ONE2ONE meeting service offering private, pre-scheduled meetings with some of the industry’s key players worldwide. Select the companies you would like to meet and let TFWA’s ONE2ONE team do the rest. Access to the service is subject to eligibility and all meetings take place at the end of the exhibition week: Thursday all day and Friday morning.

View the social events agenda

Broaden your circle

Many in Cannes see the networking opportunities as central to the success of TFWA World Exhibition & Conference. A week-long programme of events and activities makes it easy to socialise and meet new contacts, whether you prefer black tie and cocktail dresses or sweat shirts and running shoes.


A wide range of services is at your disposal on site in Cannes to facilitate your visit and help you to make the most of TFWA World Exhibition & Conference. Click on the image for full description of rates, packages and rebates.

Packages, rebates & reductions

Air France/KLM from 5% to 47% rebates or reductions

Competitive rates secured

On deluxe hotels, standard or residencies

Comprehensive shuttle service

From airport to hotels, hotels to Palais and vice-versa

Dedicated concierge service

For TFWA members and full delegate buyers only

Fully equipped business centre

Internet, fax, mail, copy, data storage, phone cards, meeting rooms...

Photo & Video service

For exhibitors only, 20% discount for TFWA membres

For more specific information on your participation, please access the dedicated areas below.

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