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Cheers! It’s the holidays. Even on board.

No matter where you celebrate the holidays – you might be in for a real treat. ...

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What’s so “special” about special meals?

While people who order special meals always get their food first, I see no reason to surrender the glorious spontaneity of choosing whether to indulge in the fish or tortellini option when the flight attendant comes around. What’s so special about special meals anyways? I was m...

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Homegrown Tastes on International Flights

It’s five o’clock in the morning and I’m at one of our suppliers near Stuttgart, Germany, standing in a field of Baby Leaf salad. Having traded my office heels with a pair of muddied red rain boots and my morning coffee with an early breeze of fresh country air, I gazed...

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Airline Buy-on-Board Programs Facing Enhanced Competition from Airports

In looking at the future development of Buy-on-Board, one needs only to keep a close eye on the purchasing behavior of travelers. Recent data reveals airport food and beverage (F&B) offerings increased some nine percent from 2011 to 2012. From Chicago O’Hare to LAX and from...

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Overwhelmed consumers are seeking guidance

Going to the supermarket today is for many consumers an overwhelming experience. The sheer abundance of food options available makes it difficult to select “the right” items, also when it comes to healthy eating. Guidance at the grocery store Some retail chains are making it ...

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What real flying could be like

I fly a lot – you’ve probably noticed. But although I’ve always considered myself a pretty frequent flier, I discovered last week that I had never actually really flown before at all. Why? Welcome to Business Class, my friends. I can’t say I quite understand how I got tha...

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The culinary landscape of South America

LSG Sky Chefs’ global culinary network ensures menus reflect the latest culinary trends from around the world. Each year, LSG Sky Chefs’ leading regional chefs attend global Culinary Excellence workshops where they exchange ideas, know-how, study new techniques and discuss co...

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The Tomato Juice Mystery

You’ve tried it, haven’t you? You’re one of those 33% of people who orders it on a flight from time to time. Maybe you even order a second glass. But what makes tomato juice so alluring on board? I can’t say I’ve ever quite understood it. I was situating myself with a m...

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Summer Culinary Trends

During the summer months, especially, I prefer to eat something light and fresh than in the dark, cold days of winter. So the new trend of fruit & veggie beverages fits perfectly in my plan to enjoy a nice, healthy dinner with a twist. Which culinary trends are you likely to ...

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A Day in the Life of a Trolley at LSG Sky Chefs

When you’re looking down the aisle counting the number of passengers yet to be served before it’s your turn, the last thing you’re probably noticing is that trolley your chicken or pasta is being transported in. While we agree that it’s really what’s on the inside that ...