SSP has opened a new M&S Simply Food at Bristol Airport.

The food outlet operator said the opening highlighted Bristol’s reputation as one of the UK’s fastest-growing regional airports.

“We are delighted to continue our partnership with Bristol Airport with the opening of the new M&S Simply Food retail outlet in arrivals,” said SSP UK CEO Simon Smith.

“We have been trading at the airport for over 10 years and this new partnership extends our long-term relationship as the airport’s leading food and beverage supplier.”

It is the first time an M&S store has opened at the airport, and the “iconic brand” would “”, according to Bristol Airport commercial director Simon Preece.

“The new M&S Simply Food outlet offers customers the very best of M&S’s special and different food, including food on the move and a great range of food for tonight,” added Preece.

“It will open to welcome passengers from the first flight and serve travellers up to the last flight of the day.”