PHILADELPHIA — August 9, 2017 — Travelers passing through Concourse A-East at the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) can now enjoy the aroma of freshly brewed coffee from Philly favorite La Colombe. MarketPlace PHL and La Colombe will celebrate the opening with a special ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, August 15, at 10 a.m.

La Colombe is a U.S. coffee roaster and retailer headquartered in Philadelphia. The company has steadily grown and has five cafes throughout the city, as well as locations in Boston, Chicago, New York and Washington, D.C. La Colombe has plans to continue its expansion over the next several years, which includes opening a second location at PHL in Concourse E.

“Travelers looking for a great cup of coffee are in for treat at La Colombe. Whether it’s your morning cup before take-off, a mid-day cup to keep your engines going or a long awaited taste of home after a return flight, there is something for everyone,” said Mel Hannah, vice president and general manager of MarketPlace PHL. “Our partnership with La Colombe provides travelers with easy access to one of the best cups of coffee in the city, while providing La Colombe with access to the thousands of travelers that pass through the airport each day.”