Concessions

Temporary Starbucks opens near ATL’s Domestic Terminal atrium

Filed in Concessions, News by on November 17, 2016
Temporary Starbucks opens near ATL’s Domestic Terminal atrium

By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager Coffee and tea lovers, unite! A temporary Starbucks opened Friday, Nov. 18 in the pre-security area of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) to replace the location that closed due to renovations in the security screening area. The renovations are part of ATLNext, the Airport’s $6 billion capital […]

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Taste of Hartsfield-Jackson shows culinary appeal of world’s busiest airport

Filed in Concessions, Events, News by on November 7, 2016
Taste of Hartsfield-Jackson shows culinary appeal of world’s busiest airport

By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager Hundreds gathered Wednesday, Nov. 2 to enjoy the second annual Taste of Hartsfield-Jackson, a fundraising feast that featured more than 30 restaurants and eateries from throughout the world’s busiest airport. The event, held in the Domestic Terminal atrium, offered a rare opportunity for the public to sample […]

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ATL marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month with free screenings, ‘Survivor Celebration’

Filed in Concessions, Events, News by on November 1, 2016
ATL marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month with free screenings, ‘Survivor Celebration’

By Anika Robertson Senior Editor/Assistant Public Relations Manager Leaders from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL), along with team members and community supporters, went pink Thursday, Oct. 27, hosting the Airport’s first Survivor Celebration to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This effort, sponsored by the ATL Concessions program, provided free breast cancer screenings on-site to uninsured […]

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First concession opens at Rental Car Center

Filed in Concessions, News by on February 29, 2016
First concession opens at Rental Car Center

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport leaders on Feb. 18 officially welcomed Blue Basket Café, the first commercial venture to open at ATL’s Rental Car Center. “This is a good morning for the Airport. This is a good morning for the Rental Car Center,” Chief Financial Officer Roosevelt Council Jr. told more than 40 guests gathered for […]

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ATL to get greener with switch to compostable utensils, plates

Filed in Concessions, News, Sustainability by on October 12, 2014
ATL to get greener with switch to compostable utensils, plates

By this time next year, finding a Styrofoam cup at Hartsfield-Jackson should be nearly impossible. Under the Airport’s ambitious Sustainable Food Court Initiative, restaurant concessionaires are currently gearing up to meet their first target date: switching to compostable materials for such non-branded items like utensils, straws and napkins by Jan. 1. Over the months to […]

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Concourse D expansion is cause for celebration

Filed in Concessions, News by on June 24, 2014
Concourse D expansion is cause for celebration

Hartsfield-Jackson and concessionaire Delaware North on Tuesday officially celebrated the recent make-over of Concourse D, complete with a roster of more than a dozen new shops, bars and restaurants. Previously, Concourse D had arguably been the least appealing part of the airport for travelers because of its lack of amenities, said Concessions Director Paul Brown, […]

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One Flew South named as semifinalist for James Beard Awards

Filed in Concessions by on March 4, 2014
One Flew South named as semifinalist for James Beard Awards

One Flew South has become the first airport restaurant in the U.S. to be a contender for the prestigious James Beard Awards, which are to chefs and restaurateurs what the Oscars are to actors and directors. The restaurant, which has offered a Southern-inspired menu and a full sushi bar on Concourse E since 2008, was named in […]

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Concessions openings continue with seven restaurants

Filed in Concessions by on February 27, 2014
Concessions openings continue with seven restaurants

  Five full-service restaurants with dedicated seating and two more with counter service have opened at Hartsfield-Jackson since the beginning of the year, meaning the Airport has only about a dozen spaces left to fill in order to complete the ambitious concessions rollout it began in 2012. The end of January saw the opening of […]

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ATL bartender wins citywide cocktail competition

Filed in Concessions by on November 19, 2013
ATL bartender wins citywide cocktail competition

Just as Hartsfield-Jackson has helped upend the notion that airport food is always unhealthy or uninspired, ATL’s bartenders are, well, raising the bar for airport cocktails – and now Tokiwa Sears, mixologist at Concourse E’s celebrated 1 Flew South, can claim to be among the city’s very best. At Taste of Atlanta, an annual food […]

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