PHILADELPHIA — May 3, 2017 — MarketPlace PHL, the management company responsible for the concessions program at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), congratulates Bruegger’s Bagels on successfully opening its first airport location, inside the International Concourse, A-West. Next to the Bruegger’s is the second location of longtime favorite, Smashburger. To celebrate the new eateries, MarketPlace PHL will host a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, May 5 at 10 a.m.

Bruegger’s Bagels offers a comprehensive menu of healthy choices for breakfast and lunch. Its menu includes natural, preservative-free bagels, premium cream cheese flavors, 25 breakfast and lunch choices less than 500 calories, hand-tossed salads and hearty soups including a daily vegetarian option.

Smashburger sells handcrafted burgers, seared and seasoned to order, using fresh, never frozen 100% Certified Angus Beef. Other dining options include grilled chicken sandwiches or fresh salads. Smashburger also offers a selection of signature sides, such as Smashfries tossed with rosemary, olive oil and garlic.

“We’re happy to offer PHL travelers and employees more healthy eating options as they discover all the exciting shopping and services available at the airport,” said Mel Hannah, vice president and general manager of MarketPlace PHL. “With more than 30 million travelers passing through the airport every year, the airport is a prime location for merchants looking for high traffic retail locations.”