About us

One of the four divisions of the Lagardère group, Lagardère Travel Retail is a pioneering global leader in the travel retail industry.

Cumulating more than 160 years of experience in travel retail since the opening of the first bookstore in 1852 at Paris Gare de Lyon, we deliver new experiences for travelers every day.

We design and deliver optimal value propositions for travel retail landlords and strive to become their partner of choice.

Operating over 4,600 stores across Travel Essentials, Duty Free & Fashion and Foodservice in airports, railway stations and other concessions in 35 countries worldwide, we generated €4.9bn sales in 2018.

We are a global travel retail operator

35 countries at the end of 2018 + 4 new countries in 2019 (Slovakia, Gabon, Turkey and Kenya)

39 countries Lagardère Travel Retail