Welcome to ASUTIL

The concern to establish in South American a chamber that gather and represent the interests of the Duty-Free Shops Operators, was born in the middle of the year 1994, and the first meetings were finalized at the end of that year.

On August 7, 1995, ASUTIL (South American Association of Free Stores) was formalized before the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, being established as an international organization with no political nor profit purposes, and based its headquarters in Montevideo, capital of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay.

In its beginnings, ASUTIL had action only in South America but on December 16, 2008, on the occasion of the General Assembly, a modification of the By-law is approved, which extends the field of action covering all of Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean. This represents a great success for ASUTIL, which is still a young organization...

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With pleasure we invite you to participate in the 2021 Virtual Summit of the Americas from April 5 to 9, 2021.

Together with IAADFS and with the technology platform of The Moodie Report & FILTR we are offering a wide possibility of networking between operators and brands with virtual stands that will allow great possibilities of contact during 24 hours these days.

A Knowledge Hub where multiple prominent speakers from all areas and operations of Duty Free & Travel Retail will give us their current and future vision of the industry, complemented by some speakers on current world affairs, economics, digital, etc., will make up the Virtual Summit of the Americas a unique event and where it will be possible to see these conferences at the moment that you feel most comfortable.

All AMLAT Duty Free operators, airports, ferries, Mercosur borders will be participating to assure the brands the multiplicity of contact opportunitie.

You can see how it works in the following video https://vimeo.com/486733066

For more information contact: jld@asutil.org

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2017 “Volver al Futuro".

Este año, la Conferencia anual de ASUTIL tuvo lugar desde el martes 6 al viernes 9 de junio en la maravillosa ciudad de Río de Janeiro, en el hotel Hilton Barra Río de Janeiro, en la glamorosa zona de Barra de Tijuca. Hace 21 años, ASUTIL celebró su primera conferencia en este mismo lugar. Hoy, esta ciudad, al igual que la industria, ha pasado por muchos cambios cualitativos y cuantitativos...

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