The Tax Free World Affiliation (TFWA) is seeing growing business assist for its Cannes present, with greater than 200 manufacturers collaborating.
The TFWA World Exhibition & Convention will probably be held from 24-28 October 2021 on the Palais des Festivals conference centre, with a ‘rising variety of manufacturers and retailers’ signing up.
This yr’s occasion is the primary in-person convention to happen since 2019, with final yr’s show cancelled as a result of Covid-19 pandemic.
TFWA president Jaya Singh stated: “As we get nearer to TFWA World Exhibition & Convention, I’m as soon as once more amazed and humbled on the response from your complete responsibility free and journey retail business in coming collectively to assist this vital occasion.
“I wish to lengthen my honest due to all those that are supporting the occasion.
“Your attendance will additional strengthen an already stellar line-up of manufacturers, consumers and retailers becoming a member of us in Cannes.”
Included within the line up of corporations on the venue are Bacardi and Brown-Forman, with Lagardère Journey Retail, Inventory Spirits Group and Starboard Cruise Companies being the most recent names to enroll.
Members can have the chance to see a few of the business’s newest model improvements and product launches.
Lucio Rossetto, chief enterprise officer of Lagardère Journey Retail, stated: “The TFWA World Exhibition & Convention in Cannes represents the primary flagship occasion for the business to regroup in a bodily setting.
“It truly is a pivotal second for us all, as nothing can ever match the connections you may make nose to nose.”
In anticipation of making certain medical security of attendees, TFWA has confirmed that native resorts, eating places and transport hyperlinks will probably be ‘adhering to probably the most stringent hygiene measures’, and the venue will probably be providing a 24-hour medical concierge service, with a crew of medical doctors and consultants.
Rossetto added: “We very a lot stay up for being a part of the occasion, catching up with companions and friends and most significantly to debate the methods we are able to collectively put together for the restoration and higher serve our clients.”
The Cannes version of the TFWA World Exhibition & Convention will probably be reside streamed on-line at tfwa365.com.
Final month, TFWA revealed it’s ‘optimistic’ about the future of global travel retail following its digital Asia Pacific Hainan Particular Version occasion.