LSG Sky Chefs Expands Business in the Middle East
Neu-Isenburg, Germany – LSG Sky Chefs announces that it has further expanded its business with long-time customers Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways at several of its worldwide locations.
Middle Eastern airlines represent a very important and strategic customer group for LSG Sky Chefs, which is why the company also recently opened a new sales and marketing office in Dubai, in addition to a branch of SPIRIANT, its equipment and logistics subsidiary. LSG Sky Chefs also introduced a dedicated Halal industry expert, responsible for further developing and deploying the companys Halal strategy throughout the worldwide network.
Although LSG Sky Chefs has had a long physical presence in the region, the decision to have a sales and customer service team close to its key customers is further indication of the companys commitment to further strengthening these relationships and the Middle East in general.
LSG Sky Chefs currently serves Emirates at 18 stations around the globe and at four additional ones in the UK via joint venture Alpha LSG, Qatar Airways at 14 stations with three more via Alpha LSG and Etihad Airways at 11 locations worldwide and one via Alpha LSG.
A reliable service provider with excellent product delivery, consistency and quality is of great importance to these industry-leading airlines, which are recognized for their impeccable service standards around the world, said Niklas Sandor, LSG Sky Chefs Vice President of Sales in the Middle East.
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