Our Awards

Paradies Lagardère is proud to have been recognized with many prestigious awards over the years, but we aren’t content to maintain the status quo. We will continue to:

  • Cultivate relationships throughout the industry and conduct business with trust, respect and integrity.
  • Provide an enhanced level of traveler excitement, engagement and connectivity through our diverse brand portfolio, and creative design and development, to our airport partners.
  • Maintain our reputation for unmatched standards and industry-leading quality in our store and restaurant design and operations.
  • Remain customer-focused and build upon our family culture.

2017

  • Airport Revenue News – Best Airport Retailer – 22 consecutive years
  • Airport Revenue News – Best Specialty Retail Brand Operator – Paradies Lagardère for Brooks Brothers.
  • Airport Revenue News – Best Retail Store Design – Dylan’s Candy Bar at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
  • USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards – Winner: Best Airport for Dining – Long Beach Airport
  • Top 10 in USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards – Best Airport Bar – Bar Symon, along with Joint Venture Partner, United Concessions Group, Pittsburgh International Airport
  • Top 10 in USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards Best Airport Bar and Restaurant Waitstaff – Bar Symon, along with Joint Venture Partner, United Concessions Group, Pittsburgh International Airport
  • Top 10 in USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards Best Airport for Sitdown Dining – III Forks, Los Angeles International Airport
  • Top 10 in USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards – Best Airport Newsstand / Travel Essential – Relay – Toronto Pearson International Airport; Univision – Dallas Fort Worth International Airport; 7-Eleven – Los Angeles International Airport
  • Top 10 in USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards – Best Airport Shop for Local Merchandise – Black and Gold – Pittsburgh International Airport
  • Airports Council International, Excellence in Airport Concessions Award – Third place: Best New National Brand Concept, Univision, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
  • Airports Council International, Excellence in Airport Concessions Award – Third place: Best News & Gift Concept, Shady Lane Marketplace, William P. Hobby Airport
  • Airports Council International, Excellence in Airport Concessions Award – Third place: Best New Food & Beverage, Quick Serve Concept, Wow Bao, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
  • Hermes award for Team

2016

  • Airport Revenue News – Best Airport Retailer – 21 consecutive years
  • Airport Revenue News – Best Specialty Retail Brand Operator
  • Airport Revenue News – Best New Specialty Retail Concept – 7–Eleven
  • Airport Revenue News – Best Chef-Driven, Local or Regional Restaurant – Bar Symon, along with Joint Venture Partner, United Concessions Group, Pittsburgh International Airport
  • 2016 Gallup’s Great Workplace Award (fourth year in a row)
  • The Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC) Strategic Partner Award
  • USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards – Winner: Best Airport Bar/Restaurant Wait Staff – Bar Symon, Pittsburgh International Airport
  • USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards – Winner: Best Airport for Dining – Long Beach Airport
  • Top 10 in USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards – Best Airport Bar – Bar Symon, Pittsburgh International Airport
  • Top 10 in USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards – Best Airport Newsstand / Travel Essential – iStore, John F. Kennedy International Airport; 7-Eleven and Univision, Los Angeles International Airport; CNBC, Charlotte Douglas International Airport
  • Top 10 in USA Today 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards – Best Airport Shop for Local Merchandise – Dylan’s Candy Store, John F. Kennedy International Airport; Discover Alberta – Edmonton International Airport
  • Airports Council International, Excellence in Airport Concessions Award – First place: Best New News & Gift Concept, 7-Eleven, Los Angeles International Airport
  • Airports Council International, Excellence in Airport Concessions Award – First place: Best New Local Concept, Greenbelt Magazine Marketplace, Boise Airport
  • Airports Council International, Excellence in Airport Concessions Award – Third place: Best New Retail Concept, 7-Eleven, Los Angeles International Airport

2015

  • Airport Revenue News – Best Airport Retailer – 20 consecutive years
  • Airport Revenue News – Concessionaire With Highest Regard for Customer Service Award – 19 years
  • Airport Revenue News – Best Store  Design – Dylan’s Candy Bar
  • Airport Revenue News – Best News and Gift Operator Award
  • Best New Specialty Retail Concept Award – Dylan’s Candy Bar
  • Gallup’s Great Workplace Award (third year in a row)
  • Hermes award for Engagement

2014

  • Airport Revenue News – Best Airport Retailer – 19 consecutive years
  • Airport Revenue News – Concessionaire With Highest Regard for Customer Service Award – 18 years
  • Airport Revenue News – Best New Restaurant Design – Bar Symon (PIT)
  • Best New Specialty Retail Concept Award – SPANX
  • Airports Council International – Best Food and Beverage Program, Long Beach Airport
  • Gallup’s Great Workplace Award (second year in a row)
  • Airport Revenue News – Best Retail Store Design – iStore
  • Airport Revenue News – Best Specialty Retail Brand Operator –  iStore