Established over 25 years ago, Travel Blue is a world leader in travel accessories. This is our speciality and expertise. Our products can be found all over the globe, spanning over 90 countries in thousands of outlets. When travellers think of Travel Blue, they think of “travelling comfortably, safely and securely” – our primary goals. Our wide and versatile range of travel accessories offers practicality, attractive design, excellent quality and a value for money to all our customers. We firmly believe in our Brand Social Responsibility - our packaging is made out of 70-80% recycled material. The use of plastics or PVC materials in our products has also been kept down to a minimum. A new and valuable feature which we also offer with our products is Free-Lost-Found. After purchasing our products and signing up for free at our www.free-lost-found.com website, in case you misplace or lose your items, we will notify you if someone has found them and then help you retrieve them.
Hamburg Airport: international gateway and an exciting world of adventure! Hamburg Airport is the largest international airport in northern Germany. Passengers can choose from a route network spanning the globe. More than 60 airlines fly to around 120 domestic and international destinations. Approximately 900 destinations worldwide can be reached with only one connecting flight. Around 15,000 people are employed by the almost 250 companies active on the airport site (including 1,864 employed by the airport itself). There are around 40 shops at Hamburg Airport, open seven days a week, offering a wide variety of services and retail product ranges. The restaurants, snack bars and cafés located here benefit from the unique airport atmosphere. The S1 S-Bahn (metro rail network) line operates between Hamburg’s central Hauptbahnhof station and the airport terminal, with a journey time of just 25 minutes. Numerous innovative services ensure a unique travel experience.
SAS is the leader in analytics. Through innovative analytics, business intelligence and data management software and services, SAS helps customers at more than 80,000 sites make better decisions faster. Since 1976, SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®.
AOE and its global team of over 250 people in 5 countries is a leading provider for Digital Transformation and Omnichannel eCommerce implementations based on Enterprise Open Source technologies. It has established a name as a leading provider for airport eCommerce solutions. AOE is responsible for the world's leading Omnichannel Travel eCommerce platform at Frankfurt Airport. With its headquarters in Frankfurt and offices in San Francisco, Zurich and Hong Kong, AOE has handled hundreds of implementations for major global corporations, such as Frankfurt Airport, Lufthansa, Cisco Systems, Deutsche Telekom, Bosch, Sony and Commerzbank.
Mastercard, www.mastercard.com, is a technology company in the global payments industry. We operate the world’s fastest payments processing network, connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories. Mastercard products and solutions make everyday commerce activities – such as shopping, travelling, running a business and managing finances – easier, more secure and more efficient for everyone. Follow us on Twitter @MasterCardNews, join the discussion on the Beyond the Transaction Blog and subscribe for the latest news on the Engagement Bureau.
Company Description: Founded in 2004, Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. People use Facebook and our family of apps and services to stay connected with friends and family, to discover what’s going on in the world, and to share and express what matters to them.
One of the world's largest and most prestigious airlines, Lufthansa currently flies to 203 destinations in 74 countries. The air carrier offers hubs in Frankfurt and Munich. With the Lufthansa Group acquisition of Austrian Airlines, SWISS and a stake in Brussels Airlines, additional hubs include Vienna, Brussels, and Zurich. The entire Group flew a total of 108 million passengers in 2015. In 2016’s summer schedule the Group airlines offer more than 11,500 weekly frequencies to 301 destinations in 100 countries worldwide. As an industry innovator, Lufthansa has long been committed to environmental care and sustainability, operating one of the most technologically-advanced and fuel-efficient fleets in the world. Lufthansa is the largest European operator of the A380 and was also the launch customer for the Boeing 747-8. The Lufthansa Group currently has 251 new aircraft on order to be delivered by 2025. Known for its premium services, Lufthansa continues to build new or upgrade existing lounge facilities across its worldwide network. Lufthansa’s entire long-haul fleet now features all new onboard products in each class– bringing Lufthansa one step closer to becoming the first five-star airline in the Western Hemisphere. Additionally, the entire Lufthansa Group long-haul fleet is equipped with its onboard broadband wireless Internet service, FlyNet. For more information or reservations, visit LH.com.
Miles & More is the leading frequent flyer and awards programme in Europe. More than 20 years of experience and collaboration with 300 partners make the Frankfurt-based operator, Miles & More GmbH, an expert in successful customer loyalty.Miles & More members are able to earn and redeem miles when flying and with sophisticated brands in all areas of life, such as those offered by our partners in the areas of shopping and lifestyle, telecommunications and electronics, as well as hotels and car hire. They enjoy participation in an exclusive world of selected premium products as well as exclusive premium offers, for example in the Lufthansa WorldShop stores, popular flight awards and our secure Miles & More credit card portfolio. Particularly in its core markets – Germany, Austria and Switzerland – partner companies benefit from access to a sophisticated target group, and use award miles for customer retention.Together with seven partners, the frequent flyer and award programme commenced in Germany on 1 January 1993. Since September 2014, Miles & More GmbH has been an independent company and full subsidiary of Deutsche Lufthansa AG.
The Lagardère group is a global leader in content publishing, production, broadcasting and distribution, whose powerful brands leverage its virtual and physical networks to attract and enjoy qualified audiences. The Group’s business model relies on creating a lasting and exclusive relationship between the content it offers and its customers. It is structured around four business lines: 1) Lagardère Publishing: Books and e-Books; 2) Lagardère Travel Retail: Travel Essentials, Duty Free & Fashion, and Foodservice; 3) Lagardère Active: Press, Audiovisual (Radio, Television, Audiovisual Production), Digital and Advertising Sales Brokerage; 4) Lagardère Sports and Entertainment: Sponsorship, Content, Consulting, Events, Athletes, Stadiums, Shows, Venues and Artists. Present in over 30 countries on four continents, Lagardère Travel Retail is one of the leading Travel Retail companies worldwide. It is recognized as a major player in travel area retail (Travel Essentials, Duty Free & Fashion, and Foodservice), with international brands such as Relay and Aelia Duty Free, and numerous restaurant and selective distribution brands either under license or directly operated.
TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site, enabling travelers to plan and book the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers advice from millions of travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools that check hundreds of websites to find the best hotel prices. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, reaching 340 million unique monthly visitors, and 350 million reviews and opinions covering 6.5 million accommodations, restaurants and attractions. The sites operate in 48 markets worldwide.
Gebr. Heinemann is one of the top players on the international travel retail market and the leader on the European market. It is the only family-run business among the global players of the travel retail industry. As a distributor, Gebr. Heinemann is supplying more than a 1,000 customers in 100-plus countries. In the retail sector, Gebr. Heinemann operates more than 300 Heinemann Duty Free and Travel Value shops, fashion label boutiques under license and concept shops at 78 airports in 28 countries along with shops at border crossings and aboard cruise liners.The family-run business has developed a branding concept designed to make its duty free and travel value shops truly unmistakable. The Heinemann Duty Free brand is now present at numerous airports worldwide, with its biggest Duty Free Shop at an airport in Sydney. On 115.000 square metres the retail operation now serves more than 40 million customers annually. Gebr. Heinemann has maintained its Headquarters in what is now the HafenCity district of Hamburg since 1879. The company is managed by cousins Claus and Gunnar Heinemann, representing the fourth generation of the family. Gebr. Heinemann has 6,000 employees around the world.
McArthurGlen Group, Europe's leading owner, developer and manager of designer outlets, was founded in Europe by Kaempfer Partners in 1993. The pioneer of designer outlet retailing in the European region, McArthurGlen has since developed 600,000 sq metres (6.5 million sq ft) of outlet space. The company currently manages 22 McArthurGlen Designer Outlets across 9 countries: Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands and the UK. The centres are home to the most sought-after luxury and premium brands, and offer fashion-savvy customers year-round savings in vibrant, high-quality shopping environments.
As part of its on-going expansion McArthurGlen is underway or in planning on seven new designer outlets: PROVENCE - the South of France's first designer outlet (near Aix-en-Provence and Marseille), MÁLAGA (southern Spain), two new centres in ISTANBUL, REMSCHEID (near the German cities of Cologne and Düsseldorf), GHENT (between the Belgian cities of Brussels and Bruges) and NORMANDIE (west of Paris).
In 2013, McArthurGlen became a joint venture between the Kaempfer Partners and Simon Property Group Co. (NYSE: SPG), the world's largest public retail property company.
Guided by the pioneering spirit since 1906, Montblanc revolutionized the culture of writing with breakthrough innovations. Today, the Maison continues to push boundaries and evolve the expression of fine craftsmanship across each of its product categories: the pinnacle of luxury writing instruments, timepieces, leather goods, accessories, fragrances and eyewear. With every innovation, Montblanc offers new functionalities and groundbreaking designs imbued with the Maison´s heritage of sophistication and crafted to the highest standards through the skills of its artisans in each of its manufactures. Montblanc internationally operates in more than 130 countries selling exclusively through its network of authorized retailers, jewelers and in over 460 Montblanc boutiques worldwide. Among them more than 150 boutiques are in China. Montblanc commenced business within China in 1992 and established its own subsidiary in 2005. China became the largest market for Montblanc in 2008 and its continues till today. Chinese Clients in quest of the highest quality have been seduced by Montblanc Products, and the quest for refinement the Maison is aiming at.
Hannover Airport is one of the leading holiday airports in Northern Germany. The current timetable includes direct flights to all popular holiday destinations. With optimum accessibility including its own motorway and suburban rail connections, a guaranteed parking space for every passenger and visitor, short distances on site and outstanding service, Hannover Airport is the ideal starting point when planning a trip. A 24h operating license and the Interkont parallel runway system for up to 60 flight movements per hour provide the ideal basis forsmooth air traffic operations. Over 8,000 employees on site and ample building space for expansion make Hannover Airport not only one of the biggest employers in Lower Saxony but also one of the most importantlogistics and cargo centers.
FLIO is the global airport app. The App makes the airport a more intuitive and enjoyable experience for travelers. In addition to telling you which is the official Airport Wi-Fi, FLIO offers comprehensive airport information and exclusive retail offers. You can access and book lounges and trains directly via FLIO – no need to queue up anymore.
FLIO’s free app is available for iOS and Android offer live stats at 900 airports, knows 400 Wi-Fis to connect to and gives users valuable information for more than 250 airports.
First global airport app, covering all major airports with tips, lounge, train and parking booking, Wi-Fi and live stats
900 airports with departure and arrivals information
400 Wi-Fis accessible via FLIO
250 airports with editorial content
66 lounges bookable via FLIO
discounts on food and shopping in more than 5 countries
offices in New York City, London and Hamburg
Air China is the exclusive national flag carrier of China. Its robust network of 289 routes extends throughout Asia, the Middle East, Europe, Oceania, South and North America. It offers unrivaled connections to cities within China and beyond, and operates a fleet of 461 Boeing and Airbus aircraft with an average age of 6.54 years. As Star Alliance member, Air China has 1,356 destinations in 193 countries within its reach. Air China offers nonstop flights to Beijing, Shanghai and Chengdu from its gateways in Germany: Frankfurt, Munich and Dusseldorf. China’s national flag carrier continues its investment in Europe with new nonstop services.
KaiYuan Information & Business GmbH (Kaytrip) was found in October 2005. The many advantages offered by Europe are used to develop the strategy of Kaiyuan Information & Business GmbH. After 10 years of innovation, it has developed into a set of tourism services, Chinese-language media and cross-border e-commerce as an integrated multinational group. In addition to its headquarter in Munich, KaiYuan Information & Business GmbH has set up a number of subsidiaries in China, Germany, France and Great Britain. Currently KaiYuan Information & Business GmbH employs a staff of two hundred people and turned more than 30 million Euro in annual revenues. With the continuous improvement of the service system, innovation of business style and quality for the pursuit of excellence in Germany, Kaytrip step by step has been recognized from the customers, the industry and the media. Kaytrip repeatedly won the tourism industry awards. In 2015 China, "Kaytrip" won two awards for the tourist industry (10 overseas destinations booking platform product & Best European local booking platform), which are awarded by Internet Billboard. Kaytrip received yet another award by Travelzoo in 2016.
China Smiling is the agency offering the Chinese digital marketing and virtual office solutions for your China business to launch and expand in the Chinese market. We leverage the Chinese social media platforms to increase the exposure of your brands and services thereby broadening your business reach to the Chinese consumers. We are also the partner of choice to professionally support you by executing the operational tasks related to your China business. Our tailor-made virtual office solutions ease your communication gap and enhance your cooperation with your Chinese partners.
Founded in 2013 Tripidi.com is going to make shopping „Made in Germany“ more convenient for the travelling shopper than it ever has been before! Tripidi is an innovative multichannel approach with its first store at Frankfurt Airport. The offer includes high-end products for your home & family from premium European brands such as Fissler, WMF, victorinox and many more.
For more than 50 years, since 1961, the André Mouche watches have been manufactured in Fahy, canton of Jura. Didier Peter is Head Manager of the company since 1993, ensuring its development as well as preserving its philosophy: offering women handmade jewel watches designed and entirely done in Fahy. Our watches are exclusive, the precision, the tradition, the constant esthetic innovation are the values and trademark of the André Mouche company. Handmade enamelling. At André Mouche’s we bring the touch of the craftsman to each piece. This is what makes our collection so different.
AviAlliance is one of the world's leading private industrial airport investors. The company participates in airport privatizations worldwide and acquires concessions. Drawing on its long years of experience in financing, developing and operating airports, the company has built up an attractive and well-balanced portfolio of shareholdings. It has stakes in the airports of Athens, Budapest, Düsseldorf and Hamburg.AviAlliance pursues an approach that is unique in this sector, distinguished by long-term commitment and active management. The company prepares made-to-measure solutions geared to each airport's specific characteristics and circumstances. AviAlliance takes an end-to-end view of airport operation, integrating solidly based expertise from the areas of aviation, non-aviation business, master planning and financing.
TIRS currently manage the complete duty free process for British Airways, Ethiopian Airlines and a number of carriers in Africa. Over the last twelve months we have reinforced our team of experts and now can deliver a world class service to any airline for their Buy On Board catering business.
We also have a very exciting Direct to Passenger E-commerce strategy which we see as part of the future for Inflight Retail. Tourvest Inflight Retail Services has an annual turnover in excess of $160m per annum, employing over 180 team members globally. We have corporate offices in South Africa and England, with warehouses in these particular countries, along with Angola and Kenya.
Our products sold on board include some of the leading global brands within each of our categories, with many being inflight exclusive products. We also offer these products via a pre order online retail site for each of our clients allowing for these purchases to be made prior to travel with the product delivered to the travelers seat once on board, or alternatively via home delivery. Our business has won 16 international awards and we see ourselves as a partner and an extension of your company.
CJSC Aeromar is the largest caterer in Russia that is active in the following services: in-flight catering, buy-on-board (SKY SHOP, SKY BISTRO and SKY CAFE) and aircraft cabin cleaning and outfitting services. The company’s key customer and partner is Aeroflot - Russian Airlines, the leading company of the Russian civil aviation and the main national carrier. SKY SHOP project launched on 01.04.2014 on Aeroflot flights and now we are the leaders on the Russian territory with best on-board catalogue. Starting February, 2015 CJSC Aeromar provided services for the subsidiaries of Aeroflot: Rossiya And Aurora Airlines. And now we also provide this service for Utair, Royal Flight and etc.. Starting in December 2015 Aeromar started to provide BUY-ON-BOARD service on Rossiya Airline’s flights (to buy food and beverages on-board). Right now Aeromar provide this service aboard Aeroflot, Utair, Rossiya, Royal Flight, Aurora, Yakutia and etc..
Hanse Distribution GmbH is specialized in the worldwide distribution, trading and sourcing of luxury, fashion, beauty and electronics in the Travel retail channel and beyond. Hanse is one of the largest distribution companies for airlines worlwide, with over 130 airlines. We named our company after the city’s official and historical name, “Free and Hanseatic city of Hamburg”, which stands for honest business relationships, strong trade connections, cosmopolitanism but above all reliability. Since 2007, our company has been operating successfully, doubling its turnover and profitability year after year, expanding our business and increasing our number of partners. With warehouses in Hamburg and Hong Kong we are able to respond rapidly to our customers’ requirements and deliver instant gratification. Our structured approach, responsibility and sound understanding of the business allow us to meet the high standards that Travel retail requires of all the companies within this industry. In the next decade our vision is to expand our network beyond Travel Retail and assist more brands with social character in becoming recognized worldwide.
PAX Airport Shopping GmbH and its predecessor company are doing airport shopping business since the mid 1970’s. Currently there are nine shops at Frankfurt Airport, offering Photo and Audio Electronics, top-class German-made products such as Leica and Sennheiser, mobile communication, Germany-engineered personal care like Braun, Oral B and Zwilling and also travel needs. On the landside area the FOTEC-stores are situated in halls A, B and C departure. On airside PHOTAIR-stores can be found in both Schengen- and Non-Schengen-areas in A and Z.
German brand Braun manufactures a wide variety of products that combine innovation, reliability and design. Braun’s personal care section generates 1 billion dollar turnover per year. The brand is Europe's #1 and the World's #2 in electrical shaving.
Duracell is the global market leader in disposable batteries with a 2.5 billion dollar turnover per year. The average household uses 27 battery operated devices. More than 90% of global consumers know Duracell and 70% believe it is the best battery. The Duracell copper and black design symbolizes the category.
Oral-B is global market leader in power toothbrushes with a turnover of around 2 billion dollars per year. The power oral care category is growing double digit every year as consumer education further increases around the globe. More than 40 million Oral-B battery toothbrushes are sold every year.
Tax Free Germany is a company that made VAT reimbursement to its task. Through our service, we provide a simple, comfortable and quick reimbursement to travelers of countries outside the European Union. As a retailer, VAT reimbursement gives you access to remarkable price benefits, thus promoting the purchasing decision. In order for a reimbursement to take place, the customs and revenue authority regulations have to be observed. The tourist has no possibility to have the VAT reimbursement from the revenue authorities on his own.
Mast-Jägermeister SE is firmly rooted in Wolfenbüttel in the German region of Lower Saxony. The company has produced its globally successful herbal liqueur based on a secret recipe of 56 different herbs, blossoms and roots at this site, for over 80 years. Today, around 900 employees worldwide work for the Wolfenbüttel-based family company. In 2015, Mast-Jägermeister SE sold 88.3 million 0.7-litre bottles in more than 100 countries across the globe. This consolidates the 8th place awarded to Jägermeister in the global sector-specific Impact ranking of all international premium spirits.
ReiseBank is the German market leader in the area of travel funds and a specialist in currency exchange, worldwide money transfers and cash dispenser operation.
Hermes provides innovative e-commerce- and logistics solutions for retailers and brands, to grow international. Headquartered in Hamburg, it is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Otto Group, one of the world’s largest online retailers. Hermes is a leading specialist for retail-related services and partners numerous top distance sellers in Germany and internationally. With local offices in all relevant markets like the EU, US and China, we built up a rich know-how for successful e-commerce operations. In 2014 the Hermes Group grew consolidated revenue to 2.230 billion euros and increased the number of employees to 12,470.
As global next generation IT systems integrator Arvato Systems focuses on "Digital Transformation Solutions".
We use the technology talent and expertise of over 3,000 people at more than 25 sites throughout the world. Being a part of the Arvato network and belonging to Bertelsmann, we have the unique capability to create entire value chains. Our team creates integrated, future-proof business infrastructures that help make our clients more agile and competitive, and enable them to deliver new standards of service to their customers. We create streamlined digital processes that support innovative business models. Moreover we provide operation and support services.
Arvato Systems offers an exceptional combination of international IT engineering excellence, the open mindset of a global player, and the dedication of employees. We also ensure that all our customer relationships are as personally rewarding and long-lasting as they are successful. IT.arvato.com
The Elbphilharmonie with its impressive glass facade and wave-like rooftop rises up from the former Kaispeicher building on the western tip of the HafenCity in Hamburg. Accommodated inside are two concert halls, a hotel and residential apartments. Between the old warehouse and the glass structure is the Plaza - a public viewing area that extends around the whole building. The Elbphilharmonie finally will be inaugurated in January 2017.
Intensive Senses is a manufactory for digital marketing from Berlin. We offer successful strategies, development and creation for website design, social media marketing and content marketing for destinations, tour operators and other companies in the tourism sector.
LAMY is a leading design and lifestyle brand which offers top quality writing instruments. Our products are being positioned as premium gifts and accessories that enable the people who „wear“ them to express their character and status. All LAMY writing instruments are fully Made in Germany with more than 90% of manufacturing steps done in-house at our LAMY factory in Heidelberg. This secures the highest quality in technology, processing and materials. For end consumers this means our brand and products offer the highest possible image and prestige. Lamy is an independent family business which was founded in 1930 and the LAMY brand has been in existence since 1952. With an annual production of over 7 million writing instruments and a turnover of more than 100 million euros LAMY is market leader in its category in most relevant markets. Globally, LAMY is operating more than 150 LAMY concept stores and boutiques.
Valora Holding Germany is running the largest kiosk network in Germany and is market leader in the sector of German railway station and airport bookstores. The company offers various forms of franchise systems in small retail business and is in the top 10 of franchise businesses in Germany. All kiosk, press and tobacco shops, convenience stores and bookstores are located at highly frequented spots: In shopping centres, department stores as well as railway stations and airports. Of about 1.100 branches, 750 are press and tobacco shops, 170 railway station and airport bookstores and 170 convenience stores. Valora Holding Germany is the German subsidiary of the internationally operating Swiss trading firm Valora Holding AG. The Group with its two national companies and the specialist division Ditsch/Brezelkönig is active in eight European countries. Part of the company are about 3.000 kiosk businesses, bookstores, convenience shops, gastronomy, pretzel shops and more in Switzerland, Germany, Austria and Luxembourg.
Revlon is a global cosmetics, hair color, hair care and hair treatments, beauty tools, men’s grooming products, anti-perspirant deodorants, fragrances, skincare, and other beauty care products company, which operates in three segments, the consumer division (“Consumer”), the professional division (“Professional”) and Other. Revlon’s Consumer segment global brand portfolio includes Revlon® color cosmetics, Almay® color cosmetics, SinfulColors® color cosmetics, Pure Ice® color cosmetics, Revlon ColorSilk® hair color, Revlon® Beauty Tools, Charlie® fragrances, and Mitchum® anti-perspirant deodorants. Revlon’s Professional segment global brand portfolio includes: Revlon Professional®, CND®, including CND’s Shellac® brand 14+ day nail color and Vinylux® weekly nail polish, and American Crew® men’s grooming products. Websites featuring current product and promotional information can be reached at www.revlon.com, www.almay.com, www.mitchum.com, www.revlonprofessional.com, www.americancrew.com and www.cnd.com.
Founded in 1987, Misaki brand specialises in luxury jewellery, showcasing the enigmatic pearl as their signature material. Located in Monaco, on the French Riviera, Misaki combines the beauty and perfection of pearls with a variety of high end materials, creating original and contemporary designs. To begin with, the brand made its collections available exclusively via airlines in-flight sales. Over the years, Misaki has expanded to Travel Retail and further keeps development to the Domestic Market. Since 2014, Misaki features as part of the brand portfolio held by the Alteal group and run by SMP company in the Principality of Monaco. Today Misaki is present is in more than 50 countries, 30 airlines companies and over 100 shops.
Genève Aéroport, Gateway to the most "international" of cities! Home to numerous international organizations, multinationals, sports federations, luxury product manufacturers and private banks, the Geneva region is one of Europe’s most dynamic. With 16 million passengers in 2015, including a high percentage of business travelers, Genève Aéroport occupies a special place in the European air transport sector. It has an extensive network of 142 direct destinations, 23 of which are intercontinental. It is especially popular when temperatures drop, when it welcomes countless tourists visiting the region for the winter sports. Genève Aéroport is the name of the Independent Public Establishment that manages Geneva airport. Its main activities include aeronautical operations, apron control, planning and building, maintenance and cleaning, safety and security, the running of the car parks, administration, financial management, business and buildings management, marketing, environmental management, and human resources management.
HalloVi.de is a cross-border Marketplace for B2C Shoppers from China. Chinese consumers who purchase online abroad called “haitao”. At HalloVi.de they find a selection of genuine German products. The Focus of HalloVi.de is on health care products.
Since October 1997 TRBusiness magazine (formerly The Duty Free Business) has been providing news reporting and unrivalled analytical commentary to the duty free/travel retail industry’s leaders and decision makers. Launched into an overcrowded trade media market place in the late 1990’s during the Asian economic crisis and in the shadow of (the eventual) abolition of intra-EU duty free, it was viewed (by some) as the magazine that would never survive. Fifteen years on it is perceived as an indispensable, objective and truly serious business-to-business journal.
As an independent media group, FVW Medien GmbH stands for expertise in tourism and mobility as well as high journalistic quality. With our business media we support the decision-makers, entrepreneurs and sales professionals of today and tomorrow in their daily work. Our portfolio is ideally tailored to their needs and offers relevant information at any time through the right channel.
With our three media brands – fvw, TravelTalk and BizTravel – we serve a demanding reader and user target group as a media group with relevant B2B publications. As our flagship publication, fvw is targeted at decision-makers, entrepreneurs and sales professionals in the tourism and mobility industry. The counter magazine TravelTalk, which is published 40 times a year, focuses on travel sales staff. BizTravel, the bi-monthly specialist travel management magazine, is designed for travel managers and event planners in medium-sized companies.
Alongside the print publications, which provide journalistically edited exclusive information, background reports and analyses, and examine industry-relevant future themes, the portfolio of FVW Medien includes comprehensive digital offerings such as websites, newsletters, apps and, depending on customer wishes, customised e-learnings. We connect people and bring business partners together.
Numerous attractive topical and industry events round off the portfolio as effective networking platforms. FVW Medien GmbH is owned by dfv Mediengruppe, one of the largest independent publishers of business media in Europe.
As one of Germany’s largest China websites, www.interculturecapital.de (ICC) informs you about the Chinese economy, culture, and German-Chinese business. The articles and surveys on the ICC BLOG cover business etiquette and (online) marketing in China, as well as German-Chinese management and tourism. In cooperation with the communication agency china-kommunikation.de, intercultural experts give insight into German-Chinese HR, tourism industry, sales training, and online marketing. The ICC NEWS section provides you with the latest on the Chinese economy and politics; ICC EVENTS keeps you updated about current talks, conferences and seminars on China and German-Chinese business.
SinoJobs is the leading online job portal offering a European-Chinese focus, connecting attractive employers with Chinese and European professionals and managers. The portal targets and engages Chinese talents with a European background who are planning to return or have already returned to China, as well as European talents with established ‘China expertise’. Through SinoJobs Career Days – Europe’s leading career and recruiting fair with a focus on China – SinoJobs offers a combined offline and online presence that is unique in the industry. More than 2,000 mostly Chinese visitors attend each year to meet with representatives from a variety of European and Chinese businesses.
Global Shopping Forum is the business platform for the Travel & Shopping industry. We bring together the industry leaders, top decision-makers, experienced practitioners and innovative entrepreneurs to discuss the market insights and best practices in order to optimize the business and maximize the profits.