USA. Two new luxury goods outlets, Timeless Travel and Tous, have opened at Philadelphia International Airport in partnership with retail concessions developer MarketPlace PHL. Tous is making its debut in the USA airport market. A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the shops, which are located in the D/E Connector zone, was held on 29 January.

Timeless Travel offers luxury watches from brands including Longines, Montblanc and Chopard, while Tous offers jewellery and accessories.

A dash of luxury: Timeless Travel and MarketPLace PHL senior executives at the opening; (l-r) David Gilliam, Mel Hannah, Donna Maxwell, Gary Pospiech, Laura Siener and James Tyrrell

“We’re very pleased to offer travellers and employees a little extra sparkle at the airport,” said MarketPlace PHL Vice President and General Manager Mel Hannah. “It’s fitting that one of the world’s busiest airports helps travellers arrive fashionably on time and in style.”

A touch of Tous: (l-r) Gary Pospiech, Mel Hannah, Donna Maxwell, Laura Siener and James Tyrrell mark the latest brand opening

MarketPlace PHL oversees concessions across 183,000sq ft of space featuring around 170 stores and restaurants. The company is a partnership between MarketPlace Development, a Boston-based airport retail development firm, and LeJeune & Associates, a Philadelphia-based retail development, management and consulting firm.