Lagardère Travel Retail is a world leader in travel retail.
Lagardère Travel Retail France, the French division of Lagardère Travel Retail, has been acting in the concession market for over 160 years, with a broad portfolio of proprietary concepts and partnerships, on all types of platforms (airports, railway and subway stations, touristic sites, hospitals, etc.).
The group operates outlets in all the segments of travel retail in France:
Leader in "Travel Essentials" (press, books, convenience and other specialised concepts)
Leader in "Duty-Free" and "Luxury & Fashion"
Major player in "Foodservice"
Lagardère Travel Retail France operates a broad network of "Travel Essentials" outlets in all travel areas, as well as in touristic sites.
The concept portfolio consists of proprietary brands, among which RELAY - a reference in transport
areas -, and also of brands operated in partnerships (Fnac, Marks & Spencer, Casino, L'Occitane...).
Lagardère Travel Retail France has set up joint-ventures with its main landlords, Aéroports de Paris and SNCF.
Relay.com, operated by Lagardère Travel Retail France, is the leader of French digital kiosks with more than 1,000 press titles, among which hundreds of foreign press magazines, and over 200,000
Lagardère Travel Retail operates "Duty-Free" and "Luxury & Fashion" stores in all French airports, as well as in Luxembourg and Geneva.
The group is present in all product categories of duty-free: alcohols, perfumes and cosmetics, tobacco, as well as specialised concepts in fashion and accessories, confectionary and fine foods, etc.
Lagardère Travel Retail has set up two joint-ventures, with Aéroports de Paris and Aéroports de Lyon.
Historic leader in commercial foodservice in hospitals with Relais H Café, Lagardère Travel Retail France is now also a major actor in all travel areas.
The group has developed several proprietary brands, specifically adapted to transportation areas (such as Trib's, Bread & Co., So Coffee…) and also operates high street brands in partnerships (Kayser, Starbucks, Pret A Manger, Burger King…).