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Connections Made Ez or Gifts in Flight are our newsstands that carry an assortment of merchandise needed and wanted by the busy business traveler, airline or airport employees, and the leisure traveler. In 1995, ACI was awarded 6 stores at the newly completed (DIA), including the expansion of a new retail store concept.
Connections Made EZ: Oregon would be next on the ACI trail of success when the company won the opportunity to develop and operate in the Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport in Medford, Oregon. This newsstand/gift store, Connections Made EZ, offers airport travelers quality souvenirs and apparel that reflect the local flavor, beauty and rural purity of idyllic Southern Oregon.
Gifts in flight locations cater to the traveler looking to purchase more unique items during their time in the airport. Our gift assortment includes designer apparel, leather handbags, Jewelry (including fashion items and semi-precious stone jewelry), sunglasses, and footwear and travel accessories.
Our Gifts on the Pier carries a unique blend of items for the local beach visitor and the out-of-town tourists. Our assortment of items range from souvenirs, clothing, health & beauty products, disposable cameras and children’s merchandise (including clothing and beach toys). In 2003, ACI continued to expand operations in the nation’s most populous county, Los Angeles, where it positioned two strategically placed concessions on the world-renowned and industry coveted Santa Monica Pier. The gift shop, a historically themed and fully enclosed retail establishment on the iconic pier, is uniquely positioned for the millions of guests visiting the iconic pier each year.
is bookstores that carry a variety of reading material and related accessories for today’s traveler. Products carried in these locations include, books, magazines, newspapers, reading glasses, music CD’s, and stationary supplies and greeting cards. This was their second retail concession, Fully Booked, opened in 2005 at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, continuing ACI’s winning formula.
Ben & Jerry’s locations carry Ben & Jerry approved treats including, ice cream cones, sundaes, hand-packed pints, shakes, smoothies and baked goods. Additionally, our Ben & Jerry’s locations provide catering for local businesses and residents. 2007, ACI entered the food and beverage concession market with two Ben & Jerry’s ice cream shops at Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) International Airport.
Coming soon : The Body Shop: This year, ACI returns to its Denver roots, winning a 2012 bid with its partner, The Body Shop. That store is slated to be up and running in the Denver International Airport by December of 2012.