Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Addy Ng is SPIRIANT’s go-to guy when it comes to keeping their amenity kits on trend and looking fabulous. We chat to him about the future of amenity kit design and why after all these years he’s still excited about getting his hands on new designs. How do you go...
Amenities put Alexander Ferents, Managing Director of AK-Service in the spotlight Do your key client’s requirements differ from those in other global regions? There is only a difference in budget! It is our belief that some Western companies spend a lot more money in design and production of kits. However, we...
Emirates has launched the Emirates Vintage Collection – a selection of fine wines from its cellar in Burgundy which have been stored for up to 15 years. The four wines to be included this year are the Château Cheval Blanc 2004, Château Haut Brion 2004, Château Mouton Rothschild 2001...
This year’s entries to the venerable TravelPlus Amenity Bag Awards ranged from the creative to the inspirational, with a the added surprise in the bag designs that hold the possibility sparking wanderlust in children around the world. The 2016 awards continue to receive good support from the industry. This year,...
We catch up with the Godmother of Airline Amenities - Anita Gittelson Whoever said "bigger is better" never had to pay for airline fuel. Today "bigger" seems to equate with more money spent. Especially with airline onboard amenities.  Royalties paid for "name" brands are now "de riguer." I remember when I suggest a...
Although I’m an incredibly loyal flyer (I love you, Delta, for ever and ever), I do get a rush every time I get to fly Business or First on a new airline because I get to discover a new amenity kit. But unfortunately, quite frequently, the outside trumps what...
Media personality Ryan Seacrest this month launched a new men’s skincare line with Dr. Harold Lancer (yes, the Kardashian and Beyoncé approved dermatologist) called Polished by Dr. Lancer. The products, according to the line’s new Instagram account, are for “the man looking to better himself in every way,” and will...
Headquartered in London, Galileo Group has delivered world class innovation and design to the luxury travel sector; experiencing exceptional growth in its product capabilities, skill sets, team, product and brand portfolio as well as an increasing global reach. Underpinned by an ndustry-changing approach to product design and a demonstrable track...
To deliver the right service it takes a perfect toolbox. New research from KIDZinflight provides insights to optimize brand experience and at the same time create better job satisfaction for cabin crew. One main finding is that 69% of respondents believe that the job as a cabin crew member has...

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,...
Amenities puts Corinne Brand, Director of Promotional Items Activity at Albea Beauty Group in the spotlight. What motivated Albea to expand into the airline amenity kit market?  We are bringing our recognized expertise in the design and manufacturing of bags and accessories to the most prestigious Fragrance & Cosmetics brands worldwide...
The globally renowned designer and entrepreneur talks to Amenities Magazine about her view on amenity kits  As an independent 16-year-old with a relentless passion for design, Kelly Hoppen was given the opportunity to design a family friend’s kitchen. This modest commission not only created a teenage entrepreneur, it kick-started one...