The 10 Most Popular Items People Buy at Airports
What are your must-have items when traveling?
The list, while unsurprising, is a testament to the health-concious priorities of jetsetters—as well as their apparent fear of dehydration.
Did any of your travel essentials make the list?
- Dasani bottled water (20 oz)
- Glaceau Smartwater (20 oz)
- Large Dasani (one liter)
- Glaceau Smartwater (one liter)
- Glaceau Smartwater (23.8 oz)
- Diet Coke (20 oz)
- Coca-Cola (20 oz)
- M&M Peanut (king-size)
- Coca-Cola Zero (20 oz)
- The Wall Street Journal
Hydration needs aside, Hudson News also shared the magazines and books of choice: US Weekly, In Touch, The Economist, Life & Star, Star, Vanity Fair, Ok, Tina Fey's “Bossypants,” Chris Kyle's “American Sniper,” and Malcolm Gladwell's “David and Goliath.”
Another thing it proves: The TSA is a marketing mastermind. Restrictions on liquids have shaped airport consumerism.