2018 AX Fact Book

News Flash

Areas Opens Urth Caffé & Bar At LAX T1

Areas has opened Urth Caffé & Bar in Terminal 1 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Urth Caffé & Bar offers organic and specialty coffee, as well as a wide variety of healthy fare. The breakfast menu features breakfast sandwiches, oatmeal, and a bacon and leek...

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HMSHost Opens Second Wicker Park At ORD

HMSHost has opened a second Wicker Park Seafood & Sushi at O’Hare International Airport (ORD). The local restaurant concept opened on Concourse C, along with a Starbucks. Both new units are located in the gate hold area, featuring over 200 seats and plenty of charging...

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United And OTG Introduce ‘Gavi’ At IAH

United Airlines and OTG have opened Gavi, an Italian restaurant with an al fresco-style dining option, in Terminal E of Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). Gavi, in collaboration with Houston chef Ryan Pera, features a pairing of the chef’s own...

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Elkadi Named Deputy Director of ONT

Atif Elkadi has been named deputy executive director of Ontario International Airport (ONT), a newly created position, the Ontario International Airport Authority said. Elkadi, previously chief commercial officer for Ontario International Airport (ONT), will take an...

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YOW Launches RFP For F&B And Retail Concessions

The Ottawa International Airport Authority has launched two Requests for Proposals for its food and beverage and retail concessions program at Ottawa/Macdonald–Cartier International Airport (YOW). The airport will replace the majority of the concessions currently in...

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AVL Treats Travelers With Bojangles’ Surprise

Asheville Regional Airport joined with Bojangles’ of Western North Carolina to treat arriving passengers to a unique surprise Monday. As arriving passengers waited for their luggage in baggage at AVL, Bojangles' gift boxes rolled out on the bag belt with gift tags...

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Paradies Lagardère Wins Two Locations At DFW

Paradies Lagardère will open two new travel essential locations – Univision and Relay – at the Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW). Univision will be in Terminal C, while Relay, a new concept at the airport, will be in pre-security in Terminal D. “Paradies...

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