PHILADELPHIA — Feb. 20, 2019 — Travelers passing through the B/C Connector at the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) can now enjoy the aroma of freshly brewed coffee around the clock from Philly favorite La Colombe. Philadelphia Marketplace and La Colombe celebrated the opening of the B/C Connector location, which offers 24/7 service, with a special ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, Feb. 4.
La Colombe is a U.S. coffee roaster and retailer headquartered in Philadelphia. The company has steadily grown since its start, and now has five cafes throughout the city (not counting the airport), as well as locations in Boston, California, Chicago, New York and Washington, D.C. La Colombe has plans to continue its expansion.
Other La Colombe locations at PHL include Concourse A-East, Concourse B and Concourse E.
“Travelers looking for a delicious cup of coffee are in for a treat at La Colombe,” said Mel Hannah, vice president and general manager of MarketPlace PHL. “The coffee roaster, native to the city, provides passengers who need a boost, or an opportunity to relax, with easy access to one of the best cups of coffee in Philly.”
Philadelphia Marketplace offers merchants premium opportunities to better service their customers with more than 183,000 square feet of dedicated concession space and a robust roster of high-quality retailers, including luxury name brands and high-end dining.
For more information about the more than 170 concessions and services offered at PHL, special offers and upcoming events at the airport, please visit 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 programs throughout Philadelphia International Airport. The award-winning program offers more than 170 shops, restaurants and services. The MarketPlace PHL portfolio features local Philly favorites, as well as regional and national brands. 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 PhilaMarketplace.com.