Vino Volo and Fire & Ice Named PHL’s Restaurant and Retailer of the Fourth Quarter 2011-2012


PHILADELPHIA — July 17, 2012 — The Philadelphia Marketplace Food & Shops at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) announced Vino Volo, International Terminal A West, and Fire & Ice, B/C Connector, as its Restaurant and Retailer of the Quarter, respectively, for Q4 2011-2012.

The Philadelphia Marketplace’s Cutting EDGE! Program (Excellence Drives Great Experiences) was designed to motivate and reward merchants. Each merchant can earn EDGE! points for exceeding expectations through great customer service and participation in marketing programs. At the end of each quarter, the food merchant and retail merchant with the most points are named “Merchant of the Quarter.”

With additional locations in Terminal B as well as the B/C and D/E Connectors, Vino Volo is an upscale wine bar and tasting lounge serving a wide variety of wines and small plate dishes.

Fire & Ice offers passengers a wide variety of unique treasures, including everything from handcrafted gold and silver jewelry to intricate art glass.

“The teams at both Vino Volo and Fire & Ice consistently set a good example, ensuring each guest receives exceptional customer service and has an enjoyable experience,” said Anna DiGregorio, Director of Marketing for the Philadelphia Marketplace Food & Shops. “A big thank you to everyone at both locations for going above and beyond on a daily basis.”



MarketPlace Philadelphia Management is the manager of the food and retail program throughout Philadelphia International Airport. The award-winning food and retail program consists of stores and eateries throughout all seven terminals at Philadelphia International Airport. The airport features more than 160 in-line stores, restaurants and services, plus more than 30 specialty retail units. MarketPlace Philadelphia Management is the local management company for MarketPlace Development, a Boston-based retail development firm that partners with airports and airlines to develop, lease, and manage airport retail programs. MarketPlace is an affiliate of New England Development, a full-service development company based in Newton, Mass. For more information, visit Follow us on Twitter @phlfoodandshops and become a fan on Facebook.

EDITOR’S NOTE: Photo (L-R) of Brodie Dollinger, Manager of Vino Volo, and Donna

Cignarella, Manager of Fire & Ice, is attached to this email.


Emily Watts

For MarketPlace Philadelphia Management

267-932-8760 Ext.308

Anna DiGregorio

MarketPlace Philadelphia Management