LSG Sky Chefs signs lean ageement with Finnair Catering

LSG Sky Chefs, the world's largest provider of quality in-flight catering, today announced that the company has entered a three-years Lean Agreement with Finnair Catering.

November 11, 2004

Under the agreement, Finnair Catering and LSG Sky Chefs will jointly implement Lean manufacturing and logistics processes in Finnair Catering’s two units in Helsinki, and link Finnair Catering to LSG Sky Chefs’ procurement system.

"This agreement is another excellent evidence that Lean principles, which we have implemented throughout LSG Sky Chefs the last two years, is a state of the art initiative and a major basis for our companies’ success in the future´" says Morten Andreasen, Area Senior Vice President Nordic and Eastern Europe. He adds: "And we believe that a proper execution of the agreement is a first step to a more profound cooperation with Finnair in the future." 

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.