Specialist airport design consultancy The Design Solution has highlighted the retail transformation created at Toulouse-Blagnac Airport as a powerful demonstration of how regional airports can adopt local themes to develop a unique and authentic sense of place.
Prague Airport has opened a new 2,200sqm commercial zone in Terminal 2. The new area, located right after the security checkpoint, includes six retail units and a self-service restaurant with a sit-down area. The project is the airport’s response to growing passenger numbers and represents the biggest-ever expansion of the Terminal 2 retail space.
SSP Canada has opened three restaurants at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, offering locally-inspired food & beverages. The new restaurants – OBISPO, Balzac’s Coffee Roasters, and Market@416 – were officially launched at the newly-designed airport lounges developed by Nieuport Aviation Infrastructure Partners.
SSP has opened a selection of new bars and restaurants at Spain’s two largest airports, following the award of new contracts in Barcelona and, for the first time, Madrid.
Newcastle International Airport has appointed a developer (Tynexe) and secured a tenant (Bellway) for the first phase of its Airport Business Park project, which is expected to be complete by early 2020.