Highlights 2014

  • IAADFS show continues success into 2014The 2014 IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas continued the show's tradition of industry networking, professional growth, and fun in the Orlando sun. The week began with the annual Sports Day — an exciting mix of activities throughout the Orlando World Center Marriott grounds that included soccer, tennis, and golf tournaments, as well as a Zumba class indoors. Read More
  • Suppliers, buyers optimistic about future of duty free industryColor the mood cautiously optimistic for the duty free industry among those who attended or exhibited at the IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas. Buyers and suppliers at the show said that increasing numbers of travelers continue to drive steady growth in many categories despite an economy whose recovery has remained slow and a rise in international tensions that could affect travel.Read More
  • New exhibitors make splash at 2014 IAADFS showMore than two-dozen first-time or returning exhibitors made their mark on the 2014 IAADFS Duty Free Show of the Americas, and many are already planning on attending the 2015 IAADFS show. After having representatives attend the show for years, PGE, Inc. decided it was time to have a booth in the 2014 Trademarket. This year marks the company's 30-year anniversary in the duty free industry, and it wanted to showcase its new lines of product.Read More
  • IAADFS supports members, industry through advocacy effortsIn 2014, IAADFS celebrated the 46th anniversary of the Duty Free Show of the Americas, which is the longest running event for the duty free industry. This show brings together thousands of representatives from key buyer and supplier companies to conduct business during a three-day tradeshow complemented by a social program that provides numerous valuable networking opportunities. Read More
  • 2014 IAADFS Show sponsorsIAADFS thanks the 2014 show sponsors for their generous support:   American Caribbean Gateway/Macanudo Cigars Supporter of the Golf Tournament   Beauty2market  Supporter of the Golf and Tennis Tournaments   Botran Rums Supporter of Club Americas and the Golf Tournament   Brown-Forman Gala Evening Wine Sponsor and Supporter of Club Americas   CROSS Accessories BrandsRead More