2020 Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Focused upon sustainability, DFI offers a patented shopping innovation that grows revenue, supported by a full range of certified products specifically designed for the Travel Retail industry.Our environmentally friendly innovations are used by leading Travel Retailers and brands. Providing a hands free shopping experience, our products are driven by shopper insight and are proven to grow sales and increase spend. Our Mission… Embracing the challenge to reduce single use plastic in Travel Retail, DFI is committed to supporting the industry objective to save 1 billion plastic bottles from landfill by 2025.

Distell is Africa’s leading producer and global marketer of a range of distinctive alcoholic beverages which are crafted by extraordinary people across the world. Some of its best-known brands include Amarula, Bunnahabhain, Scottish Leader, Deanston, Nederburg & Durbanville Hills.

Distell’s diverse portfolio of brands, with their rich heritage and authentic character, are crafted with meticulous attention to detail and a passion for true quality. This is evident in the prestigious awards that the business continues to win year after year.

The company enjoys a growing global reach and continues to build the presence of its brands in priority markets with Global Travel Retail being the showcase for the portfolio.

Global Travel Retail is Distell’s Internationals 3rd largest business unit delivering a niche portfolio of brands on a global stage for customers & consumers to enjoy

CSR is of key importance to Amarula and its charity arm, The Amarula Trust, which aims to safeguard the African elephant so that people can keep meeting them under the Marula trees, year after year. Sustainable environmental and educational projects are key to the preservation of the brand’s precious heritage.

When you make brands that put smiles on people’s faces and create better moments for millions, you feel a sense of pride in your work.

At Mars Wrigley ITR, we make treating and snacking better for travellers by bringing global confectionery brands such as M&M’S, Snickers, Galaxy, Maltesers, Twix, Skittles and Extra to billions of travellers all over the world and making the category as fun to shop as it is to eat. Part of Mars Wrigley, the world’s leading manufacturer of treating and snacking products, we know why travellers shop and what they look for.

We’re not just committed to our consumers, we’re focused on positively impacting the planet and the population. From chocolate to chewing gum, our Associates work hard to improve the way we source, make and market our products, so our consumers can enjoy them even more.

Gold Sponsor

Bluedog is a worldwide agency delivering strategic brand consulting and integrated production, design and film services for live events, travel retail, digital, television and consumer campaigns. Part of a global network of agencies, Bluedog offer full-service solutions based from offices in London, New York and Shanghai. Bluedog offers the resources to conceptualise and implement transformative, innovative strategies and programs.

For enquiries about partnership packages please contact:

Nigel Hardy: Nigel@TRBusiness.com (+44 (0)1883 62 30 20)

Ben Webb: Ben@TRBusiness.com (+44 (0) 1732 760827) or

Michael Barrett: Michael@TRBusiness.com (+61 487 996 101)