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From left to right Eva Hotz (Product Manager Premium Experience) and Daniel Knies (Director Design & Products) at SPIRIANT GmbH German Design Awards

SPIRIANT has received a special mention by the German Design Awards 2017

The prestigious German Design Awards honor those who are industry pioneers and contribute to the German design landscape. So, naturally, SPIRIANT was extremely pleased to receive a special mention for our Facet Series. We pride ourselves on making sure our design has both beautif...

branding | check-in area | LSG Group

Why Branding is as Important as Ever in the Airline Industry

Are you ready for a bold claim? OK, here we go: “Airlines are in a battle for market share, and in some cases, survival”. Although hyperbolic, DDB’s paper, published in 2009, still makes a relevant point – in an ever-populating marketplace, how can you stand out? We think...

SPIRIANT Onboard Hospitality Awards

Award Season: Voting for Onboard Hospitality Awards is now open!

SPIRIANT are proud to have entered the Onboard Hospitality Awards once again, with some of our favorite products of 2016. From SkyTrack Trolley Tracking to the Jacob Jensen First Class Kit and our innovative waste-saving solution, we are confident we have some brilliant products ...

McAron | LSG Group | Food Creation

JT’s Culinary Clicks: My Top 4 on the 2017 Food Trends List

By the time the new year begins, a number of trend and forecasts in your areas of interest have most likely reached your inboxes and timelines. For some, these are social media trends, for others logistics. For me, they are food trends. Below you will find my personal four favor...

Thomas Berti of SPIRIANT

2016: A Year in SPIRIANT

How has your year been? We’re always busy at SPIRIANT – growing, expanding, learning. Sometimes it seems like a year just whizzes by and you don’t have time to stop and smell the roses. Before we know it Christmas will be here and New Year’s is just around the corner, so ...

LSG Sky Chefs Blog | LSG Sky Chefs Calendar | 2016 Making of

LSG Sky Chefs Calendar 2016: Behind the Scenes

Dear Blog Readers! Several weeks ago our LSG Sky Chefs Calendar 2016 found its way to the offices of our customers, partners and friends. We hope that by now you’re already enjoying our 12 different ideas of a Culinary Year – the urban perspective, the oriental touch, the rus...

Michael Wahl LSG Group LSG Sky Chefs WTCE 2016 Hamburg

WTCE 2016: Connected Passenger Needs in a Changing World

Hello everybody! My name is Michael and I’m Vice President Product at LSG Group. You might have met me in Hamburg recently. As you probably know, earlier this month we were at the World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo (WTCE 2016) where we presented the LSG Group bra...

Alexander Spahn SPIRIANT

Three Years and Counting: An Interview with Alexander Spahn, SPIRIANT

Alexander Spahn, Managing Director of SPIRIANT, explains why SPIRIANT is now following a global approach and how even brands with complicated sales cycles can become well-established in the marketplace. Cheryl...

Tanzania, LSG Sky Chefs

A fully grown idea – Is LSG Sky Chefs entering the Farm Business?

Hello Everyone, I was recently at a conference in Johannesburg and had the chance to speak with my colleague Paul Elliot, Managing Director South Africa and Tanzania. While we were talking, he really surprised me with a story about a unique and remarkable farming project that was...

SPIRIANT Managing Design Daniel Knies

Rapid Prototyping at SPIRIANT: An Interview with Daniel Knies

How does 3-D printing simplify the job of designing top-notch onboard equipment? Daniel Knies, Director of Design at SPIRIANT, gives us interesting insights into this technology and why it may completely change the development of final products in the future. Cheryl...