Dufry AG
Traded as SIX: DUFN
Industry Duty-free shop
Founded 1865
Headquarters Basel, Switzerland
CEO
Mr. Julian Diaz
Revenue CHF 6.139 billion
Operating income
CHF 132.7 billion
Net income
CHF (36.9) billion
Total assets CHF 10.360 billion
Total equity CHF 3.149 billion
Number of employees
28.853
Website dufry.com

About:

Dufry AG,

is a global operator of duty-free shops headquartered in Basel, Switzerland. With more than 1100 stores at airports, cruise ships, seaports, railway stations, ferries and airplanes, the company generated a revenue of 6,1 billion CHF in 2015.

In 1865, the company was founded as a retailer named “Weitnauer” and entered the duty-free wholesale business in 1948. In 1953, the company opened the first duty free shop in Paris and started with duty-free retail.
The company changed the name to Dufry in 2003 and focused on travel retail. In 2005 Dufry became a public listed company at SWX Swiss Exchange.

Top 10 Deals Dufry AG

RankDateTargetNationValue (in bil. EUR)
103.28.2015World Duty Free SpAItaly1.31
206.04.2014Nuance Group AGSwitzerland1.27
303.28.2015World Duty Free SpAItaly0.80
409.03.2008Hudson GroupUnited States0.53
508.04.2011Undisclosed Airport Retail OpsUruguay0.48
601.11.2010Dufry South America LtdBrazil0.36
710.10.2012Hellenic Duty Free Shops SAGreece0.33
803.17.2006EurotradeBrazil0.21
903.17.2006Brasif0Travel Retail businessBrazil0.21
1008.04.2011Interbaires SAArgentina0.20