London's Heathrow airport realized £542 million in revenue from its retail outlets last year, as high-end brands and designer names drew in wealthy travelers waiting for their flights. Dolce & Gabbana opened shop at the airport last year, joining other luxury brands including Burberry, Bulgari, Smythson and Prada, and other upscale retailers are vying for space in a new terminal set to open next summer.

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