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MAINSTREAM event department held the 4th anniversary celebration of Gebr. Heinemann company in Ukraine

08.12.2014

The event took place in Terminal D of the Boryspil International Airport, where 10 duty free shops already had already been operating. The anniversary happened to coincide with the opening of a new duty free shop in Ukraine. This time it was a long-awaited Victoria’s Secret official global brand store.

The first project of Gebr. Heinemann company in Ukraine was duty free shops in terminal F of the Boryspil International Airport, opened in October 2010. Today the company shops are located in terminals of international airports Boryspil and Odessa, with shopping floor area of over 3.5 thousand square meters.

Welcome speeches to guests of honor, airport passengers and mass media representatives at the ceremony were delivered by:

Pinkas Petro Anatoliiovych, Deputy Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine Claus Heinemann, owner of Gebr. Heinemann ï Yevhen Dykhne, Acting Director General of Boryspil International Airport

Notes to Editors: Gebr. Heinemann is the largest distributor and retailer in the duty free market. It was established in 1879 as a family business, which delivered goods by vessels.

Today the company with headquarters and modern logistical center in Hamburg delivers goods of global brands to the network of duty free shops located at international airports, aboard aircrafts and cruise liners, and at border crossings in more than 100 countries of the world.

Gebr. Heinemann delivers goods for sale aboard aircrafts under the Sky Shop project, sold together with Ukrainian airlines. Annually, duty free shops and shops aboard aircrafts serve about 8 million passengers. The goods assortments include the following categories: perfumes, cosmetics, spirits, tobacco, confectionery, fashion and accessories, as well as goods for little travelers.