Pino Gelato will offer scoops of happiness to busy travelers
ATLANTA – Paradies Lagardère, the travel retail and restaurateur leader in North America, has added authentic gelato purveyor Pino Gelato at the Long Beach Airport (LGB). Pino Gelato, named the Top-Rated Dessert and Ice Cream Shop by TripAdvisor in 2015, is a welcome addition to the dining options at LGB. The airport has earned awards for its dining offerings, which are all managed by Paradies Lagardère, and includes Long Beach Marchè and local favorites 4th Street Vine and Sweet Jill’s Bakery.
“We’re excited to partner with Pino Gelato to open a new location in Long Beach Airport. Paradies Lagardère is proud of the delicious, high-quality dining options offered at the Long Beach Airport, and the popular Pino Gelato will fit in well. We strive to ensure that travelers have a number of food options available to them, including options that offer a quick treat or snack,” said Bill Casey, senior vice president, Food and Beverage, Paradies Lagardère.
Creating delicious gelato for more than 10 years, Pino Gelato has a nationwide presence with nine airport locations. From fresh whole fruits to premium chocolate and real espresso, each ingredient is chosen for its freshness and quality. Pino Gelato’s authentic Italian gelato is an artistic expression of flavor and quality served with a smile.
High-end restaurants, quick-serve restaurants, bars and coffee shops are all a part of Paradies Lagardère’s Food and Beverage concepts. Brands have been tailored to entice travelers with the same familiar quality, variety, taste, and atmosphere as their favorite “at home” dining spots, while maintaining the highest levels of quality and service.
Paradies Lagardère was recently awarded three prestigious awards for excellence in Food and Beverage. Airport Revenue News awarded the company an ARN Award for Best Chef-Driven, Local or Regional Restaurant for Bar Symon in the Pittsburgh International Airport. The USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards also awarded Paradies Lagardère the Best Airport Bar Wait Staff for its Bar Symon Restaurant in the Pittsburgh International Airport, and recognized Long Beach Airport, where Paradies Lagardère manages the full restaurant program, as its Best Airport for Dining.