Victoria's Secret Opens in LAX TBIT, in Partnership with Hudson Group
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Nov. 25, 2013
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --In partnership with
premier travel retailer Hudson Group, leading lingerie and beauty retailer
Victoria's Secret has opened a new Beauty & Accessories store in Los Angeles
International Airport's Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT).
The new store will focus on an iconic, fashion-forward range of beauty
products and accessories designed for the modern jet-setter. Beauty shoppers
will find prestige fragrances like the FiFi Award-winning Victoria's Secret
Bombshell and Sexy Little Things Noir Tease, just-launched collections like
the new Victoria, and perennial favorites like the most-loved VS Fantasies.
Travel-ready items such as signature lip glosses and body-care products will
also be featured.
Notes Joe DiDomizio, President & CEO of Hudson Group: "Our new LAX Bradley
West stores best demonstrate the company's strength as a complete travel
retail operator: from the very best travel essentials concept (Hudson) to many
worldwide luxury brands, including Victoria's Secret. For that we can thank
the growing reputation of our marketing and merchandising team, and the
support of our parent company, Dufry. We are also grateful to our local LA
business partners that are part of the joint venture that operates these
In addition to this new store at TBIT, Hudson operates Victoria's Secret
stores in JFK Terminal 1 and Vancouver International Airport. Another is
scheduled to open early next month in JFK Terminal 4, with other locations to
follow in 2014.
The Victoria's Secret brand features a range of functional-yet-chic
accessories that add an extra pop of glamour to business trips and weekend
getaways alike. Customers will love the branded cosmetic cases and multi-use
fashion bags. This season's colors in pebbled leather and Saffiano leather
keep her on trend in any destination! The airports' international clientele
can also obtain attractive passport holders, phone wallets, travel adaptors
and ear buds, plus smart phone and tablet accessories.
Victoria's Secret gets the savvy traveler to her destination with
celebrity-level style. Completing the assortment are must-have essentials like
so-soft scarves, high-quality sunglasses and those perfect, signature
Victoria's Secret panties. It's an incredible way to track down last-minute
gifts or spend a long layover shopping on the fly.
The LAX TBIT store surrounds every customer with undeniable luxury. The modern
facade and dynamic storefront boast an air of sophistication, while the
interior features upscale elements like black-cherry fixtures and eye-catching
focal walls. The store will also showcase both its brand identity and range of
products with a gallery of iconic black and white images and a video wall that
broadcasts footage of the Victoria's Secret Angels. It gives new meaning to
the words sexy, sophisticated and forever young.
About Victoria's Secret
As a business of Limited Brands (NYSE: LTD), Victoria's Secret is the leading
specialty retailer of lingerie and beauty products. The brand is known for its
modern, fashion-inspired lingerie collections, prestige fragrances and
cosmetics, celebrated supermodels and world-famous runway shows. With more
than 1,000 lingerie and beauty stores, an iconic catalogue and the
VictoriasSecret.com online store, customers can shop the brand anywhere,
About Hudson Group:
Hudson Group, the largest duty-paid travel retailer in North America, is a
wholly-owned subsidiary of international duty-free travel retailer Dufry AG
(DUFN) of Basel, Switzerland. The company operates some 700 Hudson, Hudson
News, Hudson Booksellers, cafes, specialty retail and duty free shops in 70
airports and transportation terminals in the United States and Canada. Dufry
operates additional newsstands in 14 more countries around the world. Dufry
operates over 1,400 stores in 45 countries and 180 airports and transportation
terminals. For more information, visit www.hudsongroup.com and www.dufry.com.
The TBIT joint venture is comprised of Hudson Group (HG) Retail, LLC anda
group of LA businesses that provide local focus and understanding of the Los
Angeles marketplace. The group includes equity partner Concourse Ventures,
Inc. (Dale Cochran, principal), along with ACDBE partners Palazzo Concessions
(Simeon Stewart and Michael Washington, principals); The Zaman Group (Karim
Zaman, principal); MAJ Collection (Julie Jun, principal); and Arandia Designs
(Luis Arandia, principal).
SOURCE Hudson Group
Contact: Laura Samuels, Vice President, Corporate Communications,
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