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fraternityspiritsFraternity Spirits celebrates 20th anniversary of popular Tequila Corralejo 

To celebrate 20 years of its hugely successful Tequila Corralejo, Fraternity Spirits will promote the tequila’s specially designed gift box along with a portfolio of premium tequila products at the 2016 Duty Free Show.

Corralejo is a premium tequila steeped in history. The unique look and feel of its bottle sets it apart from competitors. The special edition gift box includes illustrations of the beautiful Hacienda Corralejo and its origins and is the ultimate gift for any tequila lover.

Fraternity will also be showcasing its Los Arango Cream and Coffee Tequila and RIVES Pink Gin, which was launched at last year’s Duty Free Show. Visitors to the booth will have the opportunity to try a variety of cocktails mixed with combinations of Tequila Corralejo, Los Arango, and RIVES gin.

patronPatrón’s distinctive introduction

Patrón Spirits, the first ultra-premium tequila to achieve wide distribution in the global travel retail channel, introduced an exclusive special edition one-liter Patrón Silver tequila bottle at the IAADFS Show, available only for duty free.

Beginning this year, core Patrón tequila and liqueurs will only be available in one-liter-size bottles; 750ml and 700ml sizes will be discontinued in global travel retail. To introduce the new larger-size bottle, the company announced an exclusive collectors’ edition Patrón Silver bottle adorned with an intricate design of the iconic Patrón tequila bee, rendered in pure pewter and hand applied, finished with a distinctive glass stopper.

“This special edition, extremely eye-catching bottle — which marks the first time that we’ve so strikingly reimagined our Patrón label — is the perfect way to introduce and excite travel retail customers about the new larger size Patrón bottle that they’ll now find when shopping for our tequilas and liqueurs in duty free,” said John Kilmartin, vice president, global travel retail for Patrón Spirits International.

capriceMiss Caprice offers a handbag to fit every mood

Miss Caprice will showcase its playful, distinctive line of handbags at this year’s Duty Free Show. The Miss Caprice brand was established in 2004 in Montreal, Canada, and has built a loyal following.

The brand is recognized worldwide for its beautiful designs that stand out from the crowd. Miss Caprice has made a name for itself among better retailers such as duty free shops across Canada and the U.S.

The company’s design approach values embracing what’s different, unexpected, and fun in order to create something fresh and new. There is a fabulous Miss Caprice handbag for any occasion and any mood, and each handbag features a distinctive touch to give it a playful, trendy feel.

koolImperial Tobacco: Expanded portfolio, new-look booth

Imperial Tobacco comes to the IAADFS Show with an expanded product offer, providing a highly relevant brand mix for U.S. travelers.

The enriched U.S. portfolio incorporates brands like Winston and Kool. Imperial Tobacco has trademark ownership
for Americas duty free for these well-known American brands. The company will also highlight Davidoff, Gauloises, Lambert & Butler, Golden Virginia, Rizla, and USA Gold at its booth.

The Imperial Tobacco booth also continues the group’s Experience and Evolution theme. The new-look booth has a fresh design driven by a futuristic mixture of materials, such as beton, copper, and wood.

teaforteUnique entries considered the next elevation in premium tea

Tea Forte® continues to raise the global profile of its ultimate expression of innovative tea assortments to meet market demands and global growth opportunities. The award-winning global luxury tea company will display its latest innovations at the Duty Free Show.

The market for Tea Forte- continues to expand with offerings enjoyed in over 35 countries, where it is presented at leading hotels, restaurants, prestigious resorts, and high-end retailers.

At this year’s show, new products on display will include the Lotus Collection offering of five highest-grade gourmet, small-lot, certified organic teas; a new premium Passport Tea collection; and the sunny, celebratory Teas From the Heart.

shotkaMarie Brizard unveils its radical evolution

Marie Brizard Wine & Spirits (MBWS) will show off its range of award-winning liqueurs and syrups at the Duty Free Show of the Americas (booth 1409).

Core to the company are products such as the famous, crystal-clear Marie Brizard Fine Anisette, the indulgent Chocolat Royale, and a wide range of exceptionally flavored liqueurs. The Marie Brizard Brand will undergo a “radical evolution,” drawing from its origins in 1755, which will be brought up to date with a contemporary new look.

Gautier Cognac, labeled the world’s best cognac at the 2015 World Cognac Awards, will unveil its exciting new brand and packaging design and will be featured for tasting. Customers will also be able to try the “bold and daring” Shotka, a premium hemp liqueur that combines the strength of vodka with a cannabis flavor and is targeted at rebellious nightclubbing fans. First launched in Spain during summer 2015 in a strategic partnership with Matinée Group, one of the most prestigious nightlife companies in the world, Shotka is the focus of a targeted activation program that will run until the end of this year.

spongeAltimetre’s new product keeps men squeaky clean

Altimetre, which first introduced its eco-friendly Spongellé brand to the industry at last year’s IAADFS show, has added a body-wash infused buffer for men to its product line.

Spongellé Men’s Super Buffer cleanses, scrubs, and hydrates in one application and lasts for at least 20 washes. The hypoallergenic, dermatologist-tested buffer has a suggested retail price of $18 and is scented with verbena absolute and enriched with coconut oil and a blend of energizing extracts.

icewinePillitteri offers new, premium icewine

In addition to its Carretto series of premium icewine for the value-conscious consumer, Pillitteri Estates Winery will display
Canadian Flower, a new line of reserve icewine.  The Canadian Flower packaging will look stunning on the retailer’s shelf and will make an impactful gift. In addition, the winery will be adding Vidal six-packs and Vidal, Gewurztraminer, and Cabernet Franc multi-packs as a great way to sample a collection from the world’s largest estate icewine producer.

teavertNew TeaVert infuser compliments eco-friendly trend

TeaVert showcases its new biodegradable tea infuser at this year’s IAADFS Show. Individually hand crafted and packaged in the U.S., this innovative, single-use tea infuser sports an FSC-certified white birch raw veneer.

TeaVert has successfully developed a natural process to assemble the infuser that avoids the harmful use of chemical adhesives or staples. As a bonus, the infuser’s open design allows tea lovers to watch the beautiful steeping process before enjoying TeaVert’s many loose-leaf luxury teas.