Miami's Air Essentials Wins Best Airport Newsstand / Travel Essential

iStore (JFK), InMotion Entertainment (ORD), Hudson (LAS) and 7-Eleven (LAX) also winners

In need of a good book for the plane ride? Forgot to pack a toiletry? Headphones on the fritz? Don't worry! Our 10 winners in the category Best Airport Newsstand / Travel Essential have you covered.

  • CNBC News
    Charlotte Douglas International Airport

    The CNBC News store at Charlotte Douglas International delivers this premier news brand to the traveling public by offering a broad range of popular newsstand items that include magazines and snacks, as well as interactive displays which feature CNBC original programming and the latest financial information.
    Photo courtesy of CNBC News

  • Hudson (SEA)
    Seattle–Tacoma International Airport

    Like all Hudson units, the store at Seattle–Tacoma International Airport carries all the essential travel items in addition to souvenirs. The excellent new store design is modern and inviting.
    Photo courtesy of Hudson Booksellers

  • Hudson (JFK)
    John F. Kennedy International Airport

    Truly the "Traveler's Best Friend," this store has everything a traveler needs. The essentials range from snacks to beverages to electronics and more. The store even carries local and regional merchandise for anyone looking for a memento from New York.
    Photo courtesy of Hudson Booksellers

  • Hudson (LAX)
    Los Angeles International Airport

    This Hudson branch stocks a wide selection of travel items for passengers traveling through LAX. The new design in the International Terminal certainly stands out.
    Photo courtesy of Hudson Booksellers

  • Univision
    Los Angeles International Airport

    This LAX store, branded after the Spanish language broadcast network, offers many travel essentials in addition to items representing Latin America.
    Photo courtesy of Univision

  • 7-Eleven
    Los Angeles International Airport

    The first airport location of the popular convenience store brand. Offers various travel essentials as well as hot and fresh foods as well their signature Big Gulp and Slurpee.
    Photo courtesy of 7-Eleven

  • Hudson (LAS)
    McCarran International Airport

    Wonderfully decorated and excellently stocked with whatever the traveler needs, the new Hudson design is certainly a step up in the next evolution of the airport newsstand.
    Photo courtesy of Hudson Booksellers

  • InMotion Entertainment
    Chicago O'Hare International Airport

    InMotion Entertainment, the leading airport retail electronics provider, offers travel essentials such as chargers, cases and ear phones. Additionally, the store sell brand name headphones such as Bose and Beats, speakers such as Jawbone and other small electronics such as GoPros. Clerks are very knowledgeable of all the products.
    Photo courtesy of InMotion Entertainment

  • iStore
    John F. Kennedy International Airport

    iStore at JFK, an authorized Apple product reseller, also stocks headphones, chargers, cases, cables, speakers and more.
    Photo courtesy of iStore

  • Air Essentials
    Miami International Airport

    Air Essentials, a convenience store-like concept at Miami International Airport, offers over-the-counter medication, snacks, candy, beverages and various health and beauty aids, travel accessories and even souvenirs.
    Photo courtesy of AirEssentials

The top 10 winners in the category Best Airport Newsstand / Travel Essential are as follows:

  1. Air Essentials - Miami International Airport
  2. iStore - John F. Kennedy International Airport
  3. InMotion Entertainment - Chicago O'Hare International Airport
  4. Hudson - McCarran International Airport
  5. 7-Eleven - Los Angeles International Airport
  6. Univision - Los Angeles International Airport
  7. Hudson - Los Angeles International Airport
  8. Hudson - John F. Kennedy International Airport
  9. Hudson - Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
  10. CNBC News - Charlotte Douglas International Airport

Airport Revenue News (ARN) worked with industry experts to vet and nominate 13 finalists in this category, and USA TODAY 10Best readers had three weeks to vote daily for their favorites.

10Best and USA TODAY extend their congratulations to all the winning airport concessions.

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