21 million to build Hyatt Place
Travelers looking to buy a new Coach bag or a Mont Blan swarovski uk c pen will soon have the chance to shop at these upscale retailers at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport’s Terminal D.
The airport’s concession committee approved leases for three new stores at Terminal D for Coach, Mont Blanc and Michael Kors on Tuesday. The airport is trying to diversify its retail offerings as more international passengers connect through DFW Airport.
“To bring brands in like Coach, Mont Blanc and Michael Kors, we are really raising the game in Terminal D and with all the international expansion this is really a great achievement,” said airport chief executive Sean Donohue.
The committee also approved spending $325,000 with a Chinese marketing firm, Hung Kit, to promote American Airlines’ new flights from Shanghai and Hong Kong to DFW. The new fl swarovski uk ights start in June and the airport has already upgraded signs and kiosks to include Chinese language information about the airport.
Construction of swarovski uk the airport’s new headquarters facility, called Southgate, near the rental car facility on the southern edge of the airport, is making progress.
The committee approved a $21 million contract for the construction and design of the 137 bed Hyatt Place hotel that will be part of the Southgate development. The airport will own the hotel and has contracted with another company to operate the hotel in an agreement similar to the Grand Hyatt hotel at Terminal D.