PHILADELPHIA July 31, 2019 — Philadelphia Marketplace at the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) named Chickie’s & Pete’s, located in Concourse C, and Pandora, located in the B/C Connector, as the respective Restaurant and Retailer of the 2018-2019 Fourth Quarter. This is the second consecutive win for Chickie’s & Pete’s, Concourse C.

The Merchants of the Quarter are determined through the Cutting EDGE! (Excellence Drives Great Experiences) Program, which is designed to motivate and reward merchants throughout the year. EDGE points are earned by delivering superb customer service and by participating in airport marketing programs. The merchants with the most points at the end of each quarter are named Merchants of the Quarter.

Chickie's & Pete's Concourse C accepting merchant of the quarter award
Accepting the trophy for Chickies & Pete’s, Concourse C, are Paul Porter (left) and Will Ballow (right), pictured with Mel Hannah, Vice President and General Manager of MarketPlace PHL.

Chickie’s & Pete’s, located in Concourse C near Gate C31, is Philadelphia’s sports bar and crab house. Chickie’s offers the combination of an easy-going atmosphere with game-day excitement. The classic menu includes their world-famous Crabfries, seafood, sandwiches, pizza, wings and more. This restaurant also provides full bar service to travelers looking to relax before or after their flights.

Pandora accepting Merchant of the Quarter award
Accepting the trophy for Pandora, B/C Connector, are Hamid Larbi (left) and Cindy Christy (right), pictured with Mel Hannah, Vice President and General Manager of MarketPlace PHL.

Pandora, in the B/C Connector, near Concourse B, is the perfect place to shop for a stylish gift with a personal touch. The world-renowned jeweler is known for its customizable charm bracelets, designer rings, necklaces, earrings and more. Delivering high-quality jewelry and excellent customer service, Pandora has something for every style.

“We demand high standards of customer service every day, and the Cutting EDGE! Program spotlights our very best merchants,” said Mel Hannah, Vice President and General Manager of MarketPlace PHL. “Congratulations to Chickie’s & Pete’s and Pandora for earning this honor.”

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MarketPlace PHL, LLC, is the private partner with the City of Philadelphia in the management of Philadelphia Marketplace, the food and retail offerings 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, has been operating for more than 20 years and 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.

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