FOX SPORTS TAKES ITS SEAT AT THE BAR; INKS W/HOST MARRIOTT
Fox Sports and Host Marriott Services Corp. unveiled
plans for a new bar and grill concept called "Fox Sports Sky
Box." The first "Fox Sports Sky Box" will be built at
Minneapolis/St. Paul Int'l Airport, and construction will
begin later this month. Others set to open in '99 include
Chicago, Orlando, Phoenix and Tampa/St. Petersburg airports.
Each restaurant will resemble the Fox Sports studio, and
will feature memorabilia on display, computers connected to
Fox Sports Online, Phillips flat-screen TVs showing Fox RSNs
via DirecTV, video games and Fox Sports merchandise (Fox).