Frontier Awards 2016 Winners

Congratulations to all the Frontier Awards 2016 Winners

See below for the list in full.

*Images by Leo Johnson Photography.

To view the winners of the Buyers’ Forum Awards 2016, click here.

Partnership Initiative of the Year
– sponsored by Botran


WINNER Lagardère Travel Retail – SumoSalad
HIGHLY COMMENDED Mondelez WTR – Birmingham Airport & World Duty Free


Speciality Concept of the Year 


WINNER Johnnie Walker House, Amsterdam Schiphol Airport



Non-airport retailer of the year


WINNER P&O Ferries



Inflight retailer of the year
– sponsored by Sif Jakobs


WINNER KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
HIGHLY COMMENDED Inflight Sales Group (HK) Ltd & Cathay Pacific Group



Marketing campaign of the year by a supplier – sponsored by Essential Communications


WINNER Pernod Ricard Travel Retail Europe – Jameson #BeOriginal360
Mondelez WTR – Toblerone’s Coconut Island




Marketing campaign of the year by a retailer – sponsored by Etro


WINNER DFS India Pvt Ltd – Meet the Bollywood stars
HIGHLY COMMENDED ARI (Aer Rianta International) – Destination Skincare



Marketing campaign of the year by an airport – sponsored by Mars


WINNER Heathrow Airport – Pimm’s summer promotion



Technology innovator of the year – sponsored by Blackjack


WINNER Accolade Wines – #Hardy’sHero digital campaign with Heinemann & Sydney Airport



Star product under $100 


WINNER Godiva – Coeur Iconique limited edition 2016
HIGHLY COMMENDED Lifetrons Switzerland – DrumBass IIIe mini-Bluetooth speaker


Star product over $100
 – sponsored by Aer Rianta International


WINNER Edrington – Macallan Rare Cask Black
HIGHLY COMMENDED Puig – Herrera Confidential



Supplier of the Year – sponsored by Dubai Duty Free


WINNER Desigual




Airport operator of the year – sponsored by Coccinelle


WINNER Heathrow Airport
HIGHLY COMMENDED Finavia Corporation, Helsinki Airport




Land-based border/downtown retailer of the year – sponsored by Godiva


WINNER Shopping China
HIGHLY COMMENDED Ever Rich Duty Free Shop



Airport retailer of the year
– sponsored by Mercedes Benz


WINNER Ever Rich Duty Free Shop




Outstanding Contribution to the Industry
– sponsored by Mazaya


WINNER Erik Juul-Mortensen TFWA president




Lifetime achievement


WINNER George Horan former president of Dubai Duty Free





Special thanks goes to our drinks sponsors, including Bottega, Botran, Halewood, Heineken and Stolichnaya for keeping the party going until the small hours and WTCE for keeping everyone connected with the Twitter wall.