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ORD Unveils Pedestrian Tunnel Upgrades

ORD Unveils Pedestrian Tunnel Upgrades

The Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) this week announced the opening of all seven renovated pedestrian tunnels beneath the Lower Level Roadway at O’Hare International Airport (ORD) as part of efforts to improve the overall passenger experience at one of the...

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ACI-NA Forms Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Group

ACI-NA Forms Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Group

Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA) this week announced the formation of its Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Working Group, comprised of professionals and DEI experts from across the industry to help propel the association’s work in this...

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MRG Opens Natalie’s Candy Jar at SEA

MRG Opens Natalie’s Candy Jar at SEA

The Marshall Retail Group (MRG), a WHSmith company, this week said it had partnered with airport candy store Natalie’s Candy Jar to open its newest location at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA). The SEA location marks the first venture between MRG and...

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Hudson to Bring The House of LR& C To Airports

Hudson to Bring The House of LR& C To Airports

Hudson, a Dufry company, this week announced a partnership with The House of LR&C ,the fashion house of Super Bowl winning quarterback Russell Wilson and Grammy winning singer-songwriter Ciara, to bring their clothing line to airport retail stores. As part of the...

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Fraport USA Opens Ole Red at BNA

Fraport USA Opens Ole Red at BNA

Fraport Tennessee, a division of Fraport USA, joined airport officials this week to celebrate the opening of the new 5,500-square-foot Ole Red at Nashville International Airport (BNA), a live entertainment venue and brand inspired by Blake Shelton’s hit song “Ol’...

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AUS Exhibit Raises Awareness for Adoption

AUS Exhibit Raises Awareness for Adoption

Austin Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) this month launched the “The Heart Gallery,” a new airport display aimed at building awareness for the number of foster children looking for permanent families. The installation is part of the Partnerships for Children...

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Massport Boosts Minimum Wage for BOS Service Workers

Massport Boosts Minimum Wage for BOS Service Workers

The Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) board this week passed a two-step increase in the minimum wage for certain service workers at Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) that will set the minimum pay at $16/hour beginning next month and at $17/hour beginning...

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Welding Earns SVP Role At SSP America

Welding Earns SVP Role At SSP America

SSP America, a division of SSP Group, said this week it has promoted Scott Welding to senior vice president of development and pursuit of new airports. He will retain his current portfolio of airports while also looking to further expand the company’s presence across...

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