Celebrate Norman Love Confections’ grand opening at Miromar Outlets Jan. 30
Norman Love invites you to celebrate his newest location during grand opening festivities Friday, Jan. 30, at Norman Love Confections at Miromar Outlets. The day kicks off at 8:30 a.m. with ribbon-cutting ceremonies by representatives of the Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce.
Those visiting the salon throughout the day and registering their email addresses will have the chance to win a $10 gift card: One card will be given away every hour from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m.
The Miromar location, Norman Love Confections’ third chocolate salon, offers ultra-premium chocolates and gelato seven days a week, as well as fresh muffins, croissants, brownies, cookies and pastries, along with coffee, latte, espresso, macchiato, chai and cold beverages. The 1,100-square-foot confectionary boutique is located at the east end of the shopping complex next to Naples Flatbread and across from Ford’s Garage. The Miromar Outlets salon, at Ben Hill Griffin Parkway and Corkscrew Road, is open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Norman Love Confections creates and distributes handcrafted artisanal chocolates from its Fort Myers corporate headquarters that encompasses both production and retail operations. Chocolates, gift baskets, sipping chocolate and Love’s new book, “Artistry in Chocolate, A Story of Love,” also can be ordered online at www.normanloveconfections.com.
Norman Love Confections has two other locations: Chocolate Salons are in Fort Myers at 11380 Lindbergh Blvd., and Naples, at 3747 Tamiami Trail N. in Parkshore Centre. Artisan Gelato by Norman Love is next door to the Fort Myers chocolate salon, at 11300 Lindbergh Blvd., Suite 112, off Daniels Parkway east of I-75. In addition, Norman Love Confections chocolates and desserts are offered on 18 Princess Cruises’ ships through the “Chocolate Journeys” partnership.
The award-winning Fort Myers-based chocolatier has been lauded more than a dozen times by a leading consumer ratings magazine, including recognition six times for producing the best ultra-premium chocolates in the nation. Forbes.com included Norman Love Confections BLACK line on its list of the nation’s top 10 truffles; The Huffington Post listed it among the six best U.S. destinations in its Chocolate Lover’s Travel Guide; and USA Today named Love as one of its top 10 entrepreneurs for 2014.
Love and his wife, Mary, founded the business in 2001 and contribute to more than 250 charitable causes every year.