Philadelphia International Airport lists transformative plans for Terminal B dining/retail space

Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), American Airlines and MarketPlace Philadelphia have reported plans for hospitality group OTG to transform the dining and retail experience from the ground up at PHL´s Terminal B, the company said.

The company said that the capital investment of more than USD30 million will transform Terminal B, one of five terminals operated by American, with the introduction of chef-driven dining and thousands of iPads powered by OTG. Customers will be able to experience new food options from some of Philadelphia´s chefs, an expansive food hall, gourmet markets and retail shopping in an airport experience.

Eight new dining venues are anticipated to provide travelers with an array of culinary choices, as well as markets, cafes and food and beverage service in 15 gate areas.

The airport facility will be modernized with the introduction of 15 tech-driven gate lounges that allow guests to order food, drink and amenities from their gate.

OTG is a restaurateur, offering dining, design and technology in more than 250 restaurants and retail concepts in 11 airports across North America.

American Airlines and American Eagle offer an average of nearly 6,700 flights per day to nearly 350 destinations in more than 50 countries. American has hubs in Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix, and Washington, D.C.