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Xavier Muller

Smoothie or lemonade?

Refreshing summer drinks go down well from the moment you set off on Holidays Countless families all across Europe will be heading off on holiday over the coming weeks. Many will go by train. So the onboard catering service must be adjusted to appeal to this type of passenger. Wh...

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Eat What Makes You Feel Good

How our Culinary Excellence Team came up with an innovative inflight menu Flying is exciting – looking at the clouds from above, floating between time-zones and anticipating the touchdown on another continent. However, many people would agree that flying has some drawbacks, lik...

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BoxTalk with … Kai Schmidt (Oakfield Farms Solutions)

Box: Fresh products in a snack box? Why not? Given the right product selection and a properly working supply chain, one that adheres to all temperature specifications, packing fresh products in a box is not a problem. Talk: Of course, the items that go in a fresh snack box are de...

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 ...

LSG Group Carina Jonas Train Services

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...

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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 ...