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November 7, 2023

JFKIAT Invites Potential Concessionaire Partners to Respond to RFQ

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JFK International Air Terminal (JFKIAT), the operator New York John F. Kennedy International Airport Terminal 4, invites potential partners to respond to a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) process as we prepare to bring ten food & beverage outlets to market.

Through a competitive solicitation process, we are looking to partner with a world-class food & beverage concessionaire to deliver a fresh, local take on the tastes of New York for its passengers and strengthen T4’s distinctive, New York-centric Sense of Place.

This partner will join a world-class line-up of nearly 100 retail, food & beverage and service concepts at T4, who share JFKIAT’s commitment to a best-in-class customer experience, innovation, and sustainability.

The Request for Qualifications will be the first of a two-stage process for application, and one partner will ultimately be selected.

Once qualifications are complete, the proposal stage will be open to a short-list of respondents. They should then demonstrate that they have the vision, innovation, and capability to deliver Terminal 4 customers a flexible and evolutionary food & beverage experience.

Stage one submissions are due on 8 December. The targeted contract award date is Q1 2024.

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Please note the demand for parking on the airport has increased significantly.

For customers who have not pre-booked a parking spot, a new summer peak “drive-up” parking surcharge goes into effect on July 15 to manage on-airport demand. Rates will not change for customers who pre-book.

Travelers are encouraged to pre-book parking 48 hours in advance to guarantee parking and avoid the surcharge. To pre-book parking please head to the JFK Airport Website under the “Book Parking & Parking Availability” section.

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