SkyBuys shakes up the duty-free shopping model


AUSTRALIA/INTERNATIONAL. Sydney-based technology start-up SkyBuys has recently been selected for Germany’s acclaimed global aerospace accelerator programme Airbus BizLab. “The Airbus BizLab programme is an amazing opportunity for us, and will give us access to international airlines and other industry partners,” says SkyBuys Founder Alec Kemmery.

Sydney startup selected for the Airbus BizLab accelerator in Germany

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The 26-year-old founder, Alec Kemmery, could fly a plane before he could drive a car. He also has a Masters (Science & Technology) with an aviation major from the University of NSW. The SkyBuys App, currently in beta testing, allows a traveller do all their duty free shopping, linking purchases online, in-flight or in-store and arranging delivery or pickup.