September 24, 2008


BETHESDA, MD − HMSHost, a world leader in travel dining and shopping, today announced a two-year extension to its current food and beverage concession contract at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. The new agreement, which covers the company’s more than 56 Terminal 4 food and beverage operations, runs through 2010. HMSHost and its Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) partners have consistently provided the food and beverage options travelers prefer to Phoenix Sky Harbor for almost 30 years.

“We are delighted to continue our partnership with the City of Phoenix and appreciate their confidence in our dining offerings that enhance Phoenix Sky Harbor’s outstanding airport concessions program,” said Steven Johnson, Senior Vice President, Business Development for HMSHost.

HMSHost’s master concessionaire contract for Terminal 4 at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport includes a food and beverage line-up of nationally recognized brand names—Starbucks Coffee, California Pizza Kitchen Express, Chili’s Too!, Cinnabon, Cold Stone Creamery, FOX Sports Skybox, Quiznos, Burger King, Wendy’s and Wolfgang Puck Express. These traveler stand-bys join local and regional favorites from the area, including Blue Burrito Grill, El Bravo, Flo’s Shanghai Café, JD Hogg’s Bar-b-cue, Home Turf Bar, Jackalope Flats Bar, Kokopeli Deli, 12th Fairway Bar & Grill, Oaxaca, Paradise Bakery, Taberna del Tequila and Yoshi’s Asian Grill.

Travelers interested in shopping can find a great selection at HMSHost-operated Bijoux Terner, Incredibly Arizona and Sunglass Designs to name a few.

HMSHost operations at the airport employ more than 835 associates in food, beverage and retail guest services.