On 11 January 2021, potential partners will have the opportunity to participate in a competitive tender to operate all of Avinor’s duty free and single price shops in Norway. The shops are located at the airports in Oslo, Bergen, Stavanger, Trondheim, Kristiansand, Ålesund, Tromsø, Bodø, Harstad/Narvik, Molde and Kristiansund.
The Chicago Department of Aviation, along with Midway Partnership – a joint venture comprised of Vantage Airport Group, SSP America, and Hudson Group – has launched mobile food ordering at Chicago Midway International Airport.
Hard Rock Cafe has opened a new pop-up shop at Hamburg Airport, with a selection of souvenirs available from the cult brand. This includes the famous and popular t-shirts bearing the brand’s logo. The new Pop-Up Rock Shop is located directly after the central security checkpoint in the Airport Plaza.
PHL Food & Shops, the concessions programme at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), is the first airport programme in the US to offer a new product collaboration between Grab and AtYourGate, two leading in-airport contactless food services.
As part of the EU strategy to support the aviation industry in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, ACI EUROPE and ETRC are calling on the European Union to review current legislation to allow passengers travelling from third countries to buy duty and tax free on arrival in EU airports.