Jet Rock Bar & Grill and Fire & Ice Named PHL’s Restaurant and Retailer of the First Quarter 2012-2013

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PHILADELPHIA — Oct. 15, 2012 — The Philadelphia Marketplace Food & Shops at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) announced Jet Rock Bar & Grill, Terminal B, and Fire & Ice, B/C Connector, as its Restaurant and Retailer of the Quarter, respectively, for Q1 2012-2013.

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 another location in Terminal D, Jet Rock Bar & Grill incorporates American classics and favorite pub food selections alongside an extensive beverage selection, including 48 draft beers.

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

“Jet Rock Bar & Grill and Fire & Ice have set the bar very high as we begin a new year of customer service initiatives,” said Anna DiGregorio, Director of Marketing for the Philadelphia Marketplace Food & Shops. “The staff at these locations goes above and beyond to make sure each passenger’s time at PHL is enjoyable.”

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ABOUT MARKETPLACE PHILADELPHIA MANAGEMENT LLC.

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 www.philamarketplace.com. Follow us on Twitter @phlfoodandshops and become a fan on Facebook.

EDITOR’S NOTE: Photo (L-R) of Ed Dingler, manager of Jet Rock Bar & Grill, and Donna Cignarella, Manager of Fire & Ice, is attached to this email.

MEDIA CONTACTS:
Emily Watts
For MarketPlace Philadelphia Management
267-932-8760 Ext.308
emily@hornercom.com

Anna DiGregorio
MarketPlace Philadelphia Management
215-937-1200
adigregorio@philamarketplace.com