Travel Retail and Duty Free Associations
AIRPORTS COUNCIL INTERNATIONAL
The representative body of the world's airports presents traffic data, research publications and news of forthcoming events.
AIRPORTS COUNCIL INTERNATIONAL EUROPE
The site contains invaluable information on airport regulations, as well as an airport database and a dedicated members' section.
An invaluable tool for airport managers, offering airport news from round the world, contact details and vacancies, as well as news of forthcoming tenders.
AIRPORT REVENUE NEWS
A well-built site from the trade magazine, covering several aspects of airport commercial activity.
ASSOCIÓN ESPANOLA DE TRAVEL RETAIL (AETRE)
Contact: Mr Julio Lopez Castano
CL Ayala 42
Phone: 34 91 436 7070
Fax: 34 91 576 6540
ASSOCIATION SUDAMERICANA DE TIENDAS LIBRES
Contact: Mr Jose Luis Donagaray
Plaza Cagancha 1335
ASSOCIATION FRANCAISE DU COMMERCE DU VOYAGER
Contact: Mr Philippe Lagard
c/o Manche Expansion
31-33, rue de la Baume
Phone: 33 1-53 76 83 07
Fax: 33 1-53 76 83 20
ASSOCIAZIONE TRAVEL RETAIL ITALIA (ATRI)
Contact: Mr Fulvio Fassone
c/o Sagat Turin airport
Strada San Maurizio 12
10072 Caselle T.se (TO)
Phone: 39 011 567 6240
Fax: 39 011 567 6465
AUSTRALIAN DUTY FREE ASSOCIATION (ADFA)
The Australian Duty Free Association
(ADFA) is a national association of the leading stores in Australian tourism retailing.
Contact: Mr Norman Beavon
Level 2, Suite, 37 Doody Street
PO Box 459
Alexandria, NSW 1435
Phone: 61 2 9669 2040
Fax: 61 2 9669 3080
News from the organisers of the world's leading watch and jewellery show.
BENELUX TRAVEL-RETAIL ASSOCIATION (BTRA)
BTRA protects and promote the branch interests of producers, suppliers, sales and marketing organisations of consumer products as well as transporters who are involved in cross-border traffic.
Contact: Mr Jacques Parson
PO Box 3065
2130 KB Hoofddorp
Phone: 31 20 405 8561
Fax: 31 20 405 8599
Information on the various Cosmoprof exhibitions and conferences, plus beauty news from around the world.
CRUISE LINES INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION
Although it is an industry association, the site is primarily for the use of consumers planning to take a cruise vacation. Useful information on mainly American cruise lines and itineraries.
DANISH DF & TR ASSOCIATION (DDFTRA)
Contact: c/o Rostra Kommunikation
Phone: 45 5614 4965
DEUTSCHER TRAVEL RETAIL VERBAND (DTRV)
Magdeburger Straße 3
20020 Hamburg 11
Phone: 49 4030 1020
Fax: 49 4030 1021 16
DUTY FREE SHOPS ASSOCIATION OF JAPAN
Contact: Mr Takaaki Iwamatsu
NAA Retailing Corporation
PO Box 21
Narita International airport
Narita City 282 0011
DUTY FREE WORLD COUNCIL
The umbrella organisation
comprises representatives from existing national, regional and related trade associations, and aims to become the voice of the trade at international level.
EUROPEAN LOW FARES AIRLINES ASSOCIATION
ELFAA Mission Statement: To ensure that European policy and legislation promote free and equal competition to enable the continued growth and development of low fares into the future, allowing a greater number of people to travel by air.
EUROPEAN TRAVEL RETAIL COUNCIL (ETRC)
Formerly the International Travel Retail Confederation, the ETRC was formed to protect and promote the interests of European retailers and suppliers in travel-retail. The site contains useful information on current issues including EU enlargement, the World Health Organisation threat to duty-free tobacco and tax changes as well as details of membership and industry news and events. All information from the old ITRC website has now been transferred to its new home, but anyone using the old URL will be automatically redirected.
Contact: Mr Keith Spinks
63 Rue La Boétie
Phone: 33 1 45 63 27 88
Fax: 33 1 53 53 48 83
FRONTIER DUTY FREE ASSOCIATION (FDFA)
Contact: Mr Julian Lewin
300 St John Street
Thornhill Ontario L3T 5W4
Phone: 1 905 763 9094
Fax: 1 905 763-9095
HELLENIC TRAVEL TRADE CONFEDERATION (HTTC)
Contact: Mr Dimitri Illiadis
c/o Greek Shipowners Association for Passenger Ships
87 Akti Miaouli
Phone: 30 210 4290 822
Fax: 30 210 4291 034
Contact: Mr Stein Wetergreen
c/o Stena Line Norway AS
PO Box 764 Sentrum
Phone: 47 2317 9100
Fax: 47 2317 9060
INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT ASSOCIATION
Traffic figures, articles on industry issues and details of events and publications from the world's air transport industry body.
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF AIRPORT DUTY FREE STORES (IAADFS)
The website of the travel-retail trade association that organises the annual Duty Free Show of the Americas. Its concessionaire members are
primarily located in the Americas and Caribbean, with an increasing number from outside these regions. IAADFS also has 400 supplier members worldwide.
Contact: Mr Michael Payne
2025 M Street NW
Washington DC 20036-3309
Phone: 1 (202) 367 1184
Fax: 1 (202) 429 5154
INTERNATIONAL SHIP SUPPLIERS ASSOCIATION
The collective trade body representing 38 national associations and associate members from 47 other countries. Useful links for the maritime trade and details of association events and publications.
MALAYSIAN DUTY FREE ASSOCIATION (MDFA)
Contact: Mr Rashid Dahlan
c/o Dr Group Holdings
20 Jalan PJS 11/18, Bandar Sunway
Petaling Jaya 46150
Phone: 60 3 734 6207 563
Fax: 60 3 733 0426
MIDDLE EAST DUTY FREE ASSOCIATION (MEDFA)
Contact: Mr Colm McLoughin
PO Box 54394
Phone: 971 4 299 66 63
Fax: 971 4 299 66 30
PACIFIC ASIA TRAVEL ASSOCIATION
PATA is a unique not-for-profit partnership between: Public- and private-sector travel
organisations: Travel organisations of developed and developing nations: Organisations that are directly and indirectly reliant on travel flows: Large and small travel
organisations: Distinguished Life Members and dynamic Young Tourism Professionals
The site from London-based consumer research company Skytrax Research offers news and consumer reviews on several airlines and airports, plus special publications like Airport of the Year, Airline of the Year and an airline product review section.
TAX FREE WORLD ASSOCIATION
News, research and events updates from the global trade association.
Contact: Mr Andrew Ford
63, rue La Boétie
Phone: 33 1 40 74 09 86
Fax: 33 1 40 74 09 85
TRADE & TRAFFIC FINLAND (TTF)
Contact: Mr Tuomas Nylund
c/o Silja Oyj Abp
Bulevardi 1 A, PO. Box 659
Phone: 358 9 180 44 47
Fax: 358 9 180 44 52
TRAVEL VALUE ASSOCIATION (TVA)
Contact:c/o Aer Rianta
Phone: 353 1 814 41 18
Fax: 353 1 814 46 47
THE FRAGRANCE FOUNDATION
A non-profit, educational arm of the international fragrance industry, including a thoroughly-researched reference guide with over 1,000 fragrances listed.
UK TRAVEL RETAIL FORUM (UKTRF)
Contact: Mr Barry Goddard
Mill Green Road
Phone: 44 1444 474 700
Fax: 44 1444 474 701
WORLD TOURISM ORGANISATION
Facts and figures on current tourism trends from the representative body of the global tourism industry.