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 a decade of experience in trade publishing, Hazel first joined UKi Media & Events in 2011 as assistant editor before progressing to editor of Business Airport International. After taking 18 months off to bring up her daughter and try her hand at marketing copywriting, she returned to UKi Media & Events in January 2018 to do what she loves best – magazine editing!