LSG Group invites guests to "meet their needs" @ WTCE

April 13, 2015

Neu-Isenburg, Germany – LSG Group, the world’s largest provider of in-flight services, is set to return to this year’s World Travel Catering & Onboard Services Expo (WTCE), April 14 -16 in Hamburg. Taking a new approach, the company will present an integrated portfolio of products and services across all aspects of the travel chain, customized to individual passenger lifestyles and their needs on-the-go.

“The slogan headlining our presence this year, ‘Meet their needs,’ reflects our new approach, which revolves around putting the needs of consumers — namely the passengers — first and developing new tailor-made concepts that simultaneously support and enhance our airline customers’ brand positioning,” stated Erdmann Rauer, Chief Executive Officer. “The individualization global mega-trend, and its implications for on-board services, clearly demands a shift in our thinking. This is steadily changing our outlook and transforming us into a B2C supplier, in addition to our traditional role as a B2B business.

At LSG’s booth (Hall A4, stand 4D30), visitors will be able to learn about the company’s offer through a full sensory experience: enticing food options with a North-German touch prepared live by the LSG Sky Chefs’ Culinary Excellence team, new and inspiring equipment designs from SPIRIANT, efficient inventory, logistics and forecasting management solutions by SkylogistiX, smart on-board retail products and software solutions from Retail inMotion and seamless service by the LSG Sky Chefs Lounge team.

LSG’s show concept highlights three profiles representing individual consumer lifestyles. Find out more at http://meettheirneeds.lsgskychefs.com/

The WTCE is the leading global event for travel catering, onboard retail and passenger comfort. It was launched in 2012 and has enjoyed double-digit growth rates in terms of exhibitors and visitors year after year. The WTCE is co-located with Aircraft Interiors Expo, the world’s largest tradeshow for aircraft interiors and inflight entertainment.

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.