The Delaware North-operated Farmer’s Market @LAX in the Los Angeles International Airport continued its run on recognition – taking home the Best New Food and Beverage Quick-Service Concept at the 2015 Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) Excellence in Airport Concessions Awards.
The awards were announced during a gala dinner at the first-ever ACI-NA Business of Airports Conference in Phoenix, which was attended by more than 500 commercial management, human resource and finance representatives from the North American airport industry. The purpose of the ACI-NA Excellence in Airport Concessions Awards is to inspire creativity in the industry and to recognize innovative and outstanding airport concessions.
More than 300 nominations were received from airports of all sizes throughout the United States and Canada.
Delaware North’s travel hospitality business also took home the Best New Specialty Retail Concept award for the Farmers Market @LAX in March at the Airport Revenue News Conference in San Diego. Kevin Kelly, president of Delaware North's travel hospitality business, is pictured above accepting the first award in March.