A Norwegian Cruise Line bartender has won the 2017 Bacardi Legacy Cruise Competition. Wade Cleophas was among more than 2,500 bartenders from 13 different cruise lines to compete for the title.
The IAADFS has announced the speakers for the 2017 Duty Free Show of the Americas. Held Monday and Tuesday mornings from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., all registered attendees are welcome to attend.
The Punta Arenas port at the southern tip of Chile is reporting a record number of cruise passengers.
The Brazilian government is expected to accept proposals for the operation of four airports on March 16. Private consortia will be invited to bid for the operation of airports in Porto Alegre, Fortaleza, Salvador and Florianopolis.
The annual WiTr networking get-together in Orlando is changing format, date and venue. In order to accommodate the IAADFS Education Sessions taking place at the Duty Free Show of the Americas on Monday and Tuesday mornings, the popular women's networking event will take the form of an early Sunday evening cocktail event, March 26, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Dufry and DFASS have been awarded the operation of the duty-free shops at El Dorado International Airport in Bogota. The 10 year-concession agreement with airport operator Opain S.A., will comprise close to 2,200 sq m of total retail space.