Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) and Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield Airports are taking an innovative, inclusive approach to the Competitive Evaluation Process (CEP) for the 750,000ft² (69,700m²) New International Concourse at LAX – slated to open to the public in 2020. The CEP will be open for 27 dining, retail and amenity opportunities in the new Concourse, encompassing 28,000ft² (2,600m²) of dining and retail space. These opportunities include a wide selection of individual, open-to-bid spaces for brands and operators to bring in a truly authentic LA feel. Two of the opportunities are available exclusively for small business and Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise participation. Read more on the story here.
With over a decade of experience as a business and technology journalist working in B2B publishing, Hazel first joined UKi in 2011. After taking 18 months off to bring up her daughter and try her hand at marketing copywriting, she returned in January 2018 to do what she loves best – magazine editing! She is now the editor of UKi's Passenger Terminal World and Parcel and Postal Technology International magazines.