The Loop Duty Free Store named “Best duty free store among Canadian airports”

  • 14 January 2019 at 13:33
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Aer Rianta International (North America), the society behind The Loop Duty Free Store, has received, for the third year in a row, the FDFA Best Canadian Airport Duty Free Company award, during the FDFA Gold Standards Awards ceremony in Toronto. The ceremony took place at the end of 2018.

The “Frontier Duty Free Association” (FDFA) is the Industry Association representing the interests of Canada’s duty free shops in the industry.

Delighted to receive this award, Aer Rianta’s team underlined the great support and collaboration from its Airport partners.


From the left to right:
Jacques Dagenais
ARI Business Relationship Director North America
Colin Morgan
Head of Retail Operations
ARI North America
Philippe Rainville, CPA, CA
President and CEO
Aéroports de Montréal
Jackie McDonagh
General Manager
ARI North America
Luc Charbonneau
Director, Commercial Services, Parking and Ground Transport
Karine La Salle
Director of Marketing and Communications
Aéroports de Montréal
Charles A Gratton
Vice President, Commercial Services and Real Estate Development
Aéroports de Montréal

More info about The Loop Duty Free Store:
Aer Rianta International (North America) Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of ARI in Canada, one of the largest and most significant players in the global travel retail industry. In 2005, ARI opened its current duty-free store in the International terminal of Montréal Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport. At 1,200sq m, ARI’s international store is one of the largest duty free stores in North America.