AMERICAS. Mondelez World Travel Retail has confirmed its presence as an exhibitor partner at the Summit of the Americas – A Virtual Experience, and pledged to “push the boundaries” of the digital space with its virtual showcase.

As reported, the all-digital Summit of the Americas on 5-9 April is being organised by the International Association of Airport and Duty Free Stores (IAADFS) and Asociación Sudamericana de Tiendas Libres (ASUTIL) in partnership with The Moodie Davitt Report (which organised the successful Virtual Travel Retail Expo last October).

Mondelez World Travel Retail Head of Global Sales Carlos Granados said: “Mondelez World Travel Retail is a proud, long-standing supporter of the Summit of the Americas show and the work of the regional associations. We are excited to take our annual participation virtual this year and to reinforce our commitment to driving recovery and restoring confectionery category growth in the region. We are looking forward to taking our partners in the Americas on an engaging experience pushing new boundaries in the digital space.”

Other exhibitor partners and sponsors for the event to date include Altria, Anatomie, Arterra Wines, B&D, Casa AGP, Delaviuda Confectionery Group, Duty Free Global, El Almendro, Essence Corp, Ferrero Travel Market, Flor de Caña, Haleybrooke International, JTI, Lego, Loacker, Mazaya, McCormick Distilling, Monarq Group, Oribe, Proximo Global Travel Retail, SaniGo, Servy, Seva Group, Somrus, Spark Group of Companies, Stoli Group and Zimpex.

As reported, for exhibitors there are multiple options to display products, deliver brand and product presentations, offer virtual tours of their facilities and showrooms, and connect with buyers. Event sponsorship options are also still available through our team.

Visitor registration (free to all travel retailers and airport companies) is open at the official event website, which is now live.

There is still time to book space at the virtual event, which offers an accessibly priced showcase opportunity for exhibitors

Click on the video above for an explanation of how the virtual Summit of the Americas event works for exhibitors and visitors

The Summit is open to airports and all other landlords from travel-related sectors; retailers, food & beverage operators and other commercial service providers; brands, agents & distributors; media and other relevant parties.

The event has attracted the commitment of many leading travel retailers to attend including: 3Sixty Duty Free, Aer Rianta International, Carisam/Samuel Meisel, DFS, Dufry, Duty Free Americas, Harding Retail, Heinemann Americas, Hudson, IGL Duty Free, International Shoppes, Island Companies, Lagardère Travel Retail, Marshall Retail Group, Motta Internacional, Neutral by Luryx Duty Free Shop, Paradies Lagardère, Provimex, Rouge Duty Free, Shopping China, Sineriz Free Shop, SMT Duty Free, Starboard Cruise Services, Stellar Partners, Top Brands International and Zeinal Hermanos, among others.


To learn more about this opportunity, please download the 2021 Virtual Summit Information Briefing. For virtual stand reservations or media, please contact Irene Revilla at

For general questions about participation in the Virtual Summit, please contact Steven Antolick for further assistance.