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Paradies Lagardère’s Tedesco Passes

Paradies Lagardère’s Tedesco Passes

Renee Tedesco, vice president of business development for Paradies Lagardère, passed away over the weekend, the company announced Monday. Tedesco, who died suddenly while exercising in her home, had been with the company since September of 2014. “We are all shocked...

Construction on 10-Gate CLT Expansion Commences

Construction on 10-Gate CLT Expansion Commences

Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) said this week that its Concourse A Expansion – Phase II construction that will add 10 new gates is underway and on schedule for completion in fall 2024. The 191,848-square-foot expansion will feature auto-tinting window...

CAC Urges Steps to Ease Canadian Airport Delays

CAC Urges Steps to Ease Canadian Airport Delays

The Canadian Airports Council (CAC) this week urged government officials to take steps, including the end of random COVID tests of passengers, to ease bottlenecks that are delaying the processing of international passengers and adding lengthy security times for...

ARRA Pushes For Pricing Policy Waivers

ARRA Pushes For Pricing Policy Waivers

The Airport Restaurant & Retail Association (ARRA) this week urged airports to consider some pricing policy modifications as the airport concessions industry’s nascent recovery is threatened. Inflation, supply chain challenges and labor costs are all weighing...

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Marshall Retail Group, MEEL Partner at BNA

Marshall Retail Group, MEEL Partner at BNA

The Marshall Retail Group, a WHSmith company, this week announced it has partnered with Nashville-based meal-kit service MEEL to open its first brick and mortar store in Nashville International Airport (BNA). Located inside Concourse C of the airport, MEEL offers...

BDL Will Add Aira for Vision-Impaired Travelers

BDL Will Add Aira for Vision-Impaired Travelers

Bradley International Airport (BDL) joined Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont and other public officials in announcing that the state’s 18-month pilot program offering Aira at no cost for individuals who are blind or have low vision has been expanded to BDL. Aira is a...

American Express Partners On CMH Escape Lounge

American Express Partners On CMH Escape Lounge

Escape Lounge and American Express this week announced plans to open a new Escape Lounge – The Centurion Studio Partner at John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, Ohio. Set to open later this year in the CMH Concourse B near gate 32, the...

Servy Launches Order Now Service at YVR

Servy Launches Order Now Service at YVR

Servy this week announced the launch of its self-service platform Order Now at Vancouver International Airport (YVR), its second airport marketplace program in Canada. YVR Order Now allows passengers to order their meals with their phones through yvr.ca/ordernow. The...

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