LSG Sky Chefs Awarded Global Contract Extension with United Airlines
Irving, Texas, U.S., March 29, 2018 – LSG Sky Chefs, the catering and hospitality brand within the LSG Group, has extended a catering contract with United Airlines, covering 24 locations worldwide, making LSG Sky Chefs the largest single provider of catering services for United. The new contract encompasses a three-year catering agreement, including 23 retained locations and one new location in Amsterdam (AMS), to be serviced from the LSG Sky Chefs Brussels’ (BRU) facility.
The new agreement covers a global span of six countries, including Belgium, China, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands and United States. This new agreement is in addition to the current existing business of 21 locations serviced for United, thereafter taking the total number of locations worldwide to 45 cities, with more than 900 flights per day.
“This extended contract of retained locations and award of a new location further solidifies our longstanding commitment and strategic partnership with United Airlines,” says Dale Messling, the company’s Key Account Manager for United Airlines. “We sincerely appreciate the trust United has instilled in LSG Sky Chefs and remain dedicated to providing them in the highest standards in service and quality.”
The LSG Group is the world’s leading provider of end-to-end onboard products and services for the travel industry. It possesses a strong portfolio of independent expert brands: LSG Sky Chefs (catering and hospitality, including lounges), Retail inMotion (onboard retail), SPIRIANT (onboard equipment) and Evertaste (convenience food). The LSG Group is headquartered in Neu-Isenburg, near Frankfurt, Germany. In 2017, its almost 35,000 employees achieved consolidated revenues of EUR 3.2 billion. Additionally, the LSG Group has a rich network of joint ventures and partnerships partners around the globe, employing more than 20,000 staff and generating non-consolidated revenues of EUR 1.3 billion. www.lsg-group.com