Saints partner with Chicago company for ballpark concessions


A Chicago-based company has been selected to manage concessions and catering at the St. Paul Saints new ballpark.

The Business Journal reports Levy Restaurants, a division of Compass Group, which also handles concession stands at Xcel Energy Center and premium-level catering at Target Center, got the deal with the independent league team.

The company has contracts with several professional sports venues across the country, according to its website.

Levy will also provide catering needs for private parties, special events, weddings and company outings at the new stadium, Ballpark Digest says.

Construction of the Lowertown ballpark begins next year and is slated to open in spring 2015. The open-air stadium will seat 7,000.

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