Inflight Media Solution from Retail inMotion flying on SunExpress Germany Flights

March 15, 2017

Dublin, Ireland / Neu-Isenburg, Germany – We are pleased to announce that the Media inMotion “Cube” is now providing an inflight media solution for passengers on all SunExpress Germany flights. Media inMotion is a subsidiary brand of Ireland-based Retail inMotion, the onboard retail specialists of the LSG Group.

“The implementation of our inflight media solution on SunExpress Germany flights is a huge milestone for Media inMotion,” commented Thomas Rilling, Director of Media inMotion. “Our successful endeavor with this valued customer is a confirmation to the industry that our customizable solution has a proven track record of success.”

Weighing in at 11 kilograms, the “Cube” allows for up to 40 users to simultaneously stream content. Browsing capability is concurrently available to all passengers on a flight. Content provided on the system includes feature-length films, television shows, newspapers, magazines, travel guides, SunExpress-specific content, order-to-seat functions, advertising and games.

“With the Media inMotion solution onboard, we are proud to be able to improve our passenger experience by offering them a truly individualized entertainment and media solution,” stated Tobias Schulte, Senior Manager Product & Service SunExpress.

Media inMotion’s Cube offers full integration with Retail inMotion’s onboard retail software suite, Vector, and works seamlessly with its Point of Sale (POS) solution. The team is currently developing additional product capabilities for the Cube, including the integration of video advertising and third-party service options like home delivery services.

Retail inMotion specializes in the ever-growing onboard retail market. The company offers propriety products, solutions and services in onboard retail IT technology, crew training, product distribution, inflight entertainment, and fully outsourced onboard retail services. In 2016, Retail inMotion became a fully-owned subsidiary of LSG Group, the world’s largest provider of onboard services.

The LSG Group is the world’s leading provider of end-to-end on-board products and services. These include catering, onboard retail and entertainment, onboard equipment and logistics, consulting and lounge services. The company’s dedication to culinary excellence and expertise in logistics has led to its successful entry into adjacent markets like train services and convenience retail. Its catering activities are marketed under the “LSG Sky Chefs” brand name, through which it delivers 591 million meals a year and is present at 211 airports in 50 countries. In 2015, the companies belonging to the LSG Group achieved consolidated revenues of € 3.0 billion.