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Eric Fisher covers baseball and digital media for SportsBusiness Journal/Daily.

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Aramark Unveils New Concession Options At Citi Field For '17 Season

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 24 / 17

The Mets and concessionaire Aramark yesterday unveiled a series of new food and beverage options for the ’17 season at Citi Field, including ballpark versions of N.Y. culinary favorites Cookie Dô NYC, which makes an edible cookie dough, and Nicoletta Pizzeria. Also planned for this seaso...

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