Dallas Fort Worth airport approvs Maggiano's Little Italy restaurant, Rodeo Bar, Belgium Beer Café, 7-Eleven location

Dallas Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) board has approved proposals for several new concessions contracts, highlighted by a beverage pouring rights and sponsorship pact awarded to The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO), the board said.

The board also approved proposals for several food and beverage concepts new to DFW, including a Maggiano´s Little Italy restaurant in Terminal C, a Rodeo Bar in Terminal B and a Belgium Beer Café kiosk in Terminal C. Additionally, the board approved proposals for a 7-Eleven convenience store slated for Terminal D, a new Grove snack kiosk in Terminal B and a new vending contract for the entire Airport with Canteen Vending.

The new beverage contract for Coca-Cola company was approved as the final step of a Request for Proposal (RFP) process that began in late 2015. The 10-year contract takes effect in March 2016 and will include Coca-Cola brands of bottled, canned, and prepackaged beverages at DFW Airport concessions, retail locations and some other concession facilities.

The board also approved two temporary permits, one to Host International, Inc. to operate a Belgium Beer Café in Terminal C at Gate C14, and the other permit to Grove, Inc. operate a snack kiosk inside Terminal B at Gate B12.

Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport welcomes more than 64 million customers along their journey every year. DFW Airport customers can choose among 152 domestic and 56 international nonstop destinations worldwide. Centered between its owner cities of Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, DFW Airport also serves as a major economic generator for the North Texas region, producing over USD37 billion in economic impact each year by connecting people through business and leisure travel.