Travelers looking for last-minute gifts have more options at Philadelphia International Airport
PHILADELPHIA — Nov. 14, 2017 — MarketPlace PHL announced two new merchant openings ahead of the busy holiday travel season. Travelers now have even more shopping opportunities at the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to pick up some of the best gifts available this holiday season.
On Friday, Nov. 3, MarketPlace PHL celebrated the opening of a new Furla location in Concourse A-West near Gate 17. Guests traveling in and out of PHL now have access to a high-end retailer of Italian lifestyle merchandise. Furla provides a contemporary aesthetic for men and women seeking value, beauty and creativity. Furla offers expertly crafted Italian shoes, bags and accessories in a wide range of styles and sizes.
Just steps away, MAC Cosmetics, a favorite among beauty fans, also opened a new location in Concourse A-West. MAC offers travelers access to a variety of makeup to freshen up any style on the go. The globally-recognized brand — often referred to as a cosmetic candy store — is fully stocked with colorful lipsticks, blush, mascaras, eye shadows and several more beauty essentials.
“We’re always introducing new offerings to provide our passengers with the latest brands and fashions, as well as contemporary restaurants,” said Mel Hannah, vice president and general manager of MarketPlace PHL. “Whether you’re in a hurry, have time to explore or just want a place to relax, there is a wide selection of eateries and retail options for travelers to enjoy.”
MarketPlace PHL provides travelers with access to more than 170 shops and eateries available at PHL. For more information about Marketplace PHL and the shops and restaurants at the airport, please visit www.philamarketplace.com.
About MarketPlace PHL, LLC
MarketPlace PHL, LLC, is the private partner with the City of Philadelphia in the management of the food and retail program throughout Philadelphia International Airport. The award-winning program consists of over 170 stores, restaurants and services, featuring regional, national and international brands as well as local Philadelphia favorites. MarketPlace also manages approximately 20 specialty carts and kiosks throughout all seven terminals. MarketPlace PHL, LLC, is a partnership between MarketPlace Development, a Boston-based airport retail development firm, and LeJeune & Associates, a Philadelphia-based retail development, management and consulting firm. For more information, visit www.philamarketplace.com.
Editor’s Note: A photo of the ribbon cutting at MAC Cosmetics is included above. Pictured are (L-R): Mel Hannah, vice president and general manager of MarketPlace PHL; Laura Siener, vice president of operations for DFASS; Gary Pospiech, general manager for DFASS Operator PHL, LLC; and Jim Tyrrell, chief revenue officer at Philadelphia International Airport.
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