2018 Awards

The ONLY Customer Voted Awards Dedicated to Travel Retail


PRODUCT AWARDS
 
  • Best children’s product
WINNER: Lego – Ninjago Movie Green Ninja Mech Dragon
Finalist: Steiff – Leyla Dog in Suitcase  Finalist: Steiff – Leyla Dog in Suitcase  Finalist: Steiff – Fynn Teddy Bear in Suitcase    
  • Best confectionery product
WINNER: Butlers – Platinum Collection
 Finalist: Al Nassma – Whole Nut edition bars  Finalist: Butlers – Mini Bars  Finalist: Godiva, Gold Discovery 28pcs  Finalist: Guylian – Master’s Selection Golden Gift Box  Finalist: KitKat – Mini Moments  Finalist: Ricola – Sugarfree Herb Drop 75g Tin  Finalist: Ritter Sport – Chocolate Card  Finalist: Toblerone – Messages    
  • Best electronics product
WINNER: AYO – Anti Jet Lag Glasses [tied score] WINNER: Foreo – Luna Mini 2 [tied score]
Finalist: Aircommerce – Smartlug Finalist: Mitone – Kids Headphone Finalist: ReboundTAG – Microchip Luggage Tag    
  • Best fashion & accessories product (including luggage & leather goods)
WINNER: Desigual – Inflight Exclusive 2-in-1 Wallet & Clutch
Finalist: Aigner – Pina bag Finalist: Bric’s – Capri Carry-on Trolley Finalist: Kipling – Art M Finalist: Lacoste – Paris Polo        
  • Best fragrance product
WINNER: Oscar de la Renta  – Bella Blanca
Finalist: Anna Sui – Fantasia Finalist: Dunhill – Icon Racing Finalist: Gucci – Bloom Finalist: Tiffany – Eau de Parfum    
  • Best make-up product
WINNER: Nars – Powermatte Lip Pigment (Shiseido)
Finalist: Perricone – No Makeup Foundation        
  • Best skincare, haircare, bath and body product
WINNER: Seascape Island Apothecary – Travel Essentials Trio Gift Set
Finalist: Fresh – Black Tea Age-Delay Firming Serum Finalist: Fresh – Rose Deep Hydration Facial Toner Finalist: Seascape Island Apothecary – Awake Oil / Sleep Oil Duo Gift Set Finalist: Shiseido – WASO – Your Skin Diet Finalist: The Ritual of Sakura – Travel Exclusives    
  • Best spirits product
WINNER: Aberfeldy 12 years old – Gold Bar Travel Retail Exclusive Gift Pack (Bacardi)
Finalist: Choya – Gold Edition Finalist: Crystal Head Vodka – Aurora Finalist: Crystal Head Vodka – 1L Finalist: Glenfiddich – Experimental Series Project XX Finalist: Jack Daniel’s – Tennessee Whiskey Finalist: The Macallan – Enigma Finalist: Whitley Neill – Handcrafted Dry Gin Finalist: Whitley Neill – Rhubarb & Ginger Gin Finalist: Wild Turkey – Master’s Keep Decades Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey Finalist: Woodford Reserve – Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey    
  • Best sunglasses/eyewear product
WINNER: Travel Blue – Z-Zoom Reading Glasses
Finalist: Invu – Sunglasses T1802a Finalist: Marcolin – GU7559 color code 28X Finalist: Maui Jim – Ilima Finalist: Maui Jim – Talk Story    
  • Best travel accessory
WINNER: Cabeau – Evolution S3
Finalist: nod2.0 – Ultimate Travel Pillow by Zdoze          
  • Best watches & jewellery product
WINNER: Toscow – Provence Romance
Finalist: Clogau – Fairy Locket Finalist: Daniel Wellington – Travel Retail Exclusive Cambridge Combo Watch Set Finalist: Frederique Constant – Horological Smartwatch Finalist: Icelandair – Bracelet from Sign Finalist: Icelandair – Ring from Sign Finalist: Love X Infinity – Message Jewellery Gift Collection    
  • Best wines product
WINNER: Baron Philippe de Rothschild – Mouton Cadet Reserve Bordeaux
Finalist: Castagner – Grappa Fuoriclasse Leon 15 Years Finalist: Ramon Bilbao Journey Collection Wines – Crianza, Reserva, High Altitude Finalist: Oscar.697 – Bianco Vermouth Finalist: Oscar .697 – Rosso Vermouth    
  • Best travel exclusive product 
[Highest scoring travel exclusive item from all product categories] WINNER: Aberfeldy 12 years old – Gold Bar Travel Retail Exclusive Gift Pack (Bacardi)
   
     
AIRPORT RETAIL AWARDS
  • Best airport for customer service
WINNER: Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)
Finalist: Dubai International Airport (DXB) Finalist: Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN) Finalist: Tokyo Narita International Airport (NRT) Finalist: Vancouver International Airport (YVR)      
  • Best digital and social media offer
WINNER: Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)
Finalist: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) Finalist: Dubai International Airport (DXB) Finalist: Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN) Finalist: Tokyo Narita International Airport (NRT)      
  • Best airport for ‘sense of place’
WINNER: Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)
Finalist: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) Finalist: Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN) Finalist: Tokyo Narita International Airport (NRT) Finalist: Vancouver International Airport (YVR)      
  • Best airport for retail environment (as voted for by millennials)
WINNER: Dubai International Airport (DXB) in partnership with Dubai Duty Free
Finalist: Tokyo Narita International Airport (NRT) Finalist: Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) Finalist: Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN) Finalist: Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) Finalist: Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN)    
  • Best airport for retail environment (as voted for by all age groups)
WINNER: Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)
Finalist: Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS) Finalist: Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) Finalist: Seoul Incheon International Airport (ICN) Finalist: Dubai International Airport (DXB)