JFK Airport Terminal 8 entrance.American Airlines JFK Terminal 8 check-in. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Tom Pallini)

Shop or Fly: Airports Find New Ways to Sell In-Terminal Shops To Non-Travelers

When it comes to airports luring in new passengers, the challenge always seems to be having the lowest airfare and best routing and airline options while winning over travelers with new designs and amenities like WiFi and new lounges. However, a trend has formed that has seen airports target a new type of person, shoppers. Airports across the world have had shops and convenience stores near gates as far as time can recall, but the ability to access both airside…