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Luca Schlosser, Manager Train Operations at the LSG Group

You can’t go wrong with coffee, beer and water

I was surprised to find that coffee, beer and water are always top sellers, no matter what time of the day it is. As the LSG Group’s Train team, we regularly review the sales figures accordingly to make sure we are getting the right product mix on board the trains we serve. The...

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Five Things to Keep in Mind for Successful Sales on Trains

To successfully sell snacks and drinks on board a train, you need products that appeal to as many passengers as possible so that they will purchase them. But what are the things to remember when presenting and placing products to maximize your sales? Here are five points that con...

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Where Textile meets Technology: An Interview with Grit Peschke, SPIRIANT (Video)

Grit Peschke, Textiles Engineer at SPIRIANT is giving us a unique, in-depth look at the ever-important relationship between technology and textiles. With over 27 years in the industry, Grit has gone from dressmaking to engineering, travelling around Istanbul and working closely w...

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...

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 ...

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Train Services: Innovations at a second glance

For a catering concept to become a success on board a train, we at the LSG Group have to consider every aspect of the service. Following an in-depth analysis of the competition, train operator’s positioning and passenger segmentation, we invite our existing or potential custome...

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 ...

Onboard Retail Conference in Dublin - LSG Group

Onboard Retail: The reality of the future

It’s no secret that many legacy airlines across the world are transforming their business models from traditional catering services to ancillary revenue models (more commonly known as “buy-on-board” or “onboard retail” models). Everyone from industry professionals to on...

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Culinary tour of edible landscapes

Wild herb salad with flowers, hay-baked beef fillet, scallop sashimi with seaweed vinaigrette – time and again star-studded restaurants and foodie magazines offer us recipes that take us on a culinary trip back to nature. Is airline catering embracing this trend? Back in the da...

LSG Sky Chefs BLog | Lounge | Mörfelden | Constantin Goldberg | Talking about numbers

Lounge Operations: Talking about numbers

Hey guys! It’s me, Isabelle Mager from LSG Sky Chefs. Today, instead of working from my office, I have been visiting our facility in Mörfelden, Germany. Did you know that we use this facility as a central storehouse for Frankfurt Airport? In order to ensure that our products ...