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SPIRIANT Summer Sensation: Edelweiss Amenity Kits

Passengers going on summer vacation with the Swiss leisure carrier Edelweiss Air can look forward to some cool accessories: beach-inspired amenity kits which reflect the airline’s promise as a holiday airline. Vacation spirit in no time SPIRIANT designed and produced five diffe...

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Sweet Surprise on Valentine’s Day

On this year’s Valentine’s Day, the crews departing from Toronto got a nice surprise. Our joint venture facility once again celebrated its “CLS Loves its customer day,” during which scrumptious chocolates and cupcakes were offered to airline crews. And the gesture...

How LSG Sky Chefs takes part in the Olympic Games

The Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia just started. Major sports events like these are a highlight for everyone involved – our company included. Since the end of January, the number of daily flights to Sochi – taking athletes, trainers and other supporters to the venues ...

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Say Cheese!

Despite dropping temperatures, there’s one thing I can always look forward to come the winter months – the summer brainstorming for the LSG Sky Chef’s annual calendar is finally being translated into real photos. When my co-worker stopped by with a design plan for one o...

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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...