DFS Group Named Best Luxury Travel Retailer by Hurun Report
FEBRUARY 10, 2015, Hong Kong – DFS Group, the world’s leading luxury travel retailer, won top honors with the Best Travel Retail Award at the Hurun Report’s Best of the Best Awards 2015. The awards, now in its 11th year, polled discerning readers of The Hurun Report for their favorite luxury brands across different categories.
The awards were presented to DFS on January 29, 2015 at The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai (Pudong), in a ceremony which also paid tribute to a host of other luxury brands such as Bulgari, Cartier, Chanel and Hermès. The award recognizes DFS as the top luxury travel retailer of choice for the affluent in China.
Rupert Hoogewerf, founder of the Hurun Report, said: “In luxury travel, DFS’ attention to detail is unrivaled, and one that extends beyond Asia to the rest of the world.”
In addition, all of the luxury brands in Hurun’s top ten brands for gifting for men and women are available at DFS.
Steeped in its heritage of luxury travel and exceptional customer service, DFS pushed the boundaries in luxury travel retail last year, including the continued rebranding of its downtown luxury department stores to T Galleria by DFS. In 2014, DFS also launched its LOYAL T program, which extends the international travelers’ global shopping experience from DFS airport locations to downtown Gallerias. With benefits that include concierge services and personal shoppers, DFS creates a holistic, luxury shopping experience for travelers.