Monday, July 22, 2019

Tech That Kit Out!

In a world driven by budgets, is there any space to advance technology in amenity kits past the initial stages by Hayley Hartland Technology. We can’t live without it. From the computers on our desks to the smartphones we carry in our pockets, there is no denying that we have an...
We were delighted to have the opportunity to quiz Linda Celestino, Vice President of Guest Experience & delivery At Etihad Airways. With over 32 years of experience from cabin crew member to now a lady at the top of the ladder, whilst also being a mother of five, She is...
THE GODFATHER OF AMENITIES Amenities caught up with WESSCO International founder and CEO Bob Bregman, to hear his thoughts about family, the future, and ensuring longevity in a competitive and ever-changing aviation travel industry You set up WESSCO International in 1979, what brought you into the amenities industry? Back in 1979, I...

Survival of The Supplier!

It’s no secret that the thriving advancement of brands in the amenity industry has become synonymous with exclusivity. ‘To be exclusive’ suggests attributes of being limited, unattainable and, as a result, highly desired. Desired by suppliers to fulfill the demands of airlines in the race to gift passengers with...

In Bed With The brands!

Over the past year, the airline industry has proven that dreams can come true on-board with a blaze of beautiful bedding brands, ignited by United Airlines leading from the front with Saks Fifth Avenue. As a result, we have seen Casper join forces with American Airlines, Sheridan with Qantas,...
Beginning August 1, Japan Airlines (JAL) will serve an original cuvée produced by JAL's wine advisors, Kenichi Ohashi MW and wine taster Motohiro Okoshi, for Premium Economy and Economy Class customers. Based on a special collaboration between JAL and French wine producer Paul Sapin, this exclusive wine commemorates Japonismes...

Time to Ditch the Razor!

Why do airlines insist on giving men a shaving kit in there premium kits. Lip Balms, Hand Cream, Eye Gel and yes please an Age Revitalization Moisturizers, but a Razor! You would need to be brave to use one of these razor on the ground even more desperate to shave your dehydrated...
As we come to the end of 2016, we have once again compiled our annual Top 20 most desirable and sought after collectable amenity kits listed on eBay*. It may come as somewhat of a surprise that the collectable market for amenity kits is flourishing with many willing to...
FORMIA has had an exclusive arrangement with the distinctive Apsara Spa brand developing its range of travel cosmetics and pouches, and supplying Apsara products exclusively to airlines for use in in-flight amenity kits. The Apsara range includes a variety of Far East inspired herbal remedies and healing products made using...
Smell is the most closely associated sense to memory. A single aroma can evoke a powerful response, vividly conjuring memories and emotions as if they occurred yesterday. To help capture Hong Kong’s signature scent, Cathay Pacific have teamed up with renowned perfume expert, Samantha Taylor of The Powder Room, to create...
Presented at WTCE for the first time this year, the X Form bag by Galileo Watermark is the perfect example of how a simple amenity kit can be elevated to produce something truly functional but equally beautiful. This origami-like bag is a first to market design in the airline industry and the...
As we come to the end of 2017, we have once again compiled our annual Top 20 most desirable and sought after collectable amenity kits listed on eBay*. It may come as somewhat of a surprise that the collectable market for amenity kits is flourishing with many willing to...