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Falcon Gold at Heathrow

March 23, 2011 0

Gulf Air has unveiled its state-of-the-art Falcon Gold lounge at London Heathrow’s Terminal 4.  Tom Allett reports. On March 8, Gulf Air, the flag carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, officially opened its new, premium […]

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Catering to the Industry’s Needs

February 10, 2011 1

Richard Maslen and Tom Allett spoke to LSG Sky-Chefs and discovered how the company provides more than 405 million in-flight meals a year for 300 plus airlines. The in-flight services business has come a long […]


SSP Adds To Changi Retail

November 15, 2010 0

SSP HAS secured two new deals to open a Saboten (fried pork) outlet and a Panopolis bakery at Singapore’s Changi Airport.  The new Panopolis will be located in the departure area of Terminal 3. The […]


Marcus Samuelsson And SSP At Arlanda

July 23, 2010 0

WORLD-RENOWNED chef Marcus Samuelsson and food and beverage specialist SSP have opened a new Street Food restaurant at Stockholm-Arlanda Airport.  The restaurant is the second Street Food in Sweden and offers visitors fresh and wholesome […]

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LSG Sky Chefs Joint Venture In China

June 21, 2010 0

Lufthansa subsidiary, LSG Sky Chefs has opened two new joint venture facilities at Lanzhou and Urumqi Airports in partnership with the Hainan Airlines Group.  At Lanzhou’s Zhongchuan Airport (LHW) the LSG Sky Chefs’ customer service […]


SSP’s Win At Hong Kong

May 15, 2010 0

RETAIL F&B specialist SSP has secured a major new contract to operate six cafes, restaurants and fast food outlets at Hong Kong International Airport.  This will include the re-design of noodle restaurant Ajisen Ramen, fast […]


More Subway Airport Locations

February 11, 2010 0

IN THE non-traditional development category, the Subway sandwich retail chain has announced that it now has more than 7,200 locations in places such as airports, department stores, hospitals and park & recreational facilities.  Recent openings […]


Jersey Lounge Officially Opened

September 18, 2009 0

Jersey Airport’s new airside departures lounge was unveiled on Friday September 11, 2009, at a ceremony attended by the island’s Chief Minister, Senator Terry Le Sueur.  Accompanied by the Minister for Economic Development, Senator Alan […]

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FFG & Servair = FFS at JFK

July 24, 2009 0

On June 17 the international airline and retail catering company Flying Food Group (FFG) announced it was strengthening its long-term strategic partnership in the US with Servair by creating a new company named Flying Food […]

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BA Opens New LHR T3 Lounge

June 12, 2009 0

British Airways’ new lounge for premium passengers and top-tier oneworld members opened at Heathrow’s Terminal 3 on May 11. The 300-seat Galleries Club Lounge is for eligible customers travelling to Barcelona, Madrid, Lisbon, Helsinki, Vienna […]