World Airways Incorporated

Two Univision-branded retail stores to open at LAX

Two Univision-branded retail stores to open at LAX

Spanish-language media company Univision Communications' campaign to raise its profile is taking flight with retail stores planned for Los Angeles International Airport.

Early next year, two Univision-branded retail outlets are scheduled to open in LAX's revamped Terminal 2. The specialty stores, which will sell snacks, newspapers, sweatshirts, toothpaste and other merchandise, represent Univision's foray into retail stores.

The move is the latest by the New York company to market itself beyond the traditional TV screen.

The shops will have large HD video screens featuring programming from Univision's Spanish-language networks and its English-language channels Fusion and...

EDITION: California | U.S. & World